Arrangement 'en forme de burlesque' of the last movement of the Suite for orchestra in B minor, BWV 1067
Publisher: Schott Music
Duration: 1' 30''
Year of composition: 2000
Difficulty: very difficult
Series: The Virtuoso Piano Transcription Series - Volume 14
12 Pages - Saddle stitching
Order number: ED 20615
In this series, Schott presents demanding piano transcriptions of well-known works. The series comprises 14 editions, all volumes of which have been compiled with great care and given a special cover.
Volume 14 contains a delicate piano paraphrase by the famous pianist Cyprien Katsaris of Johann Sebastian Bach's 'Badinerie', a smash hit in music history. Every eight bars of Bach are followed by the virtuoso 'commentary' of the Paris-based Katsaris.
Ambitious pianists are certainly going to enjoy the virtuoso challenge of this effective arrangement.
Sound Clip: Cyprien Katsaris plays his 'Badinerie'