Piano Duets – a personal list

Please excuse any infelicities of formatting and the lack of links for some pieces.

The ** column is my rating – which is not guaranteed to be the same the next time I look at this.

Work Piece / Movement Comment
Bizet: Jeux d’enfants La poupee *
Petit mari, petite femme *
Le bal ** https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qdxtpi0k2pY
Brahms: Waltzes ** Try the recording by Dinu Lipatti and Nadia Boulanger
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13jjbZc4y_Y
Brahms:Hungarian Dances ** My favourites are 1,2,5 & 19
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ltZ_Mv7wpKU
Chabrier: Souvenirs de Munich fun in parts, but I wonder why I bought it
Debussy: Petite Suite All 4 movements * sight-reading at the end of school piano lessons
Dvorak: Slavonic Dances More usually heard in their orchestral guise
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JG3DUR0stY
Faure: Dolly Suite Berceuse ** a long time favourite
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3XvGwpRk0s
Mi-a-ou have played
Jardin de Dolly looks nice, not hard
Kitty Valse have played
Tendressse don’t know
Pas Espagnole looks fun
Ganz: Qui vive ** https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFyreHr7h-c
Gershwin: piano duets Our love is here to stay’ is my favourite
Grieg: Norwegian Dance No 2 ** I like this a lot
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZiLqJ7XnSNc
Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite 1 Morning
Death of Ase
Anitra’s Dance
In the hall of the mountain king hardest of suite 1
Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite 2 Ingrid’s lament don’t really know
Arabian Dance don’t really know
Peer Gynt’s homecoming don’t really know
Solveg’s song * like a lot
Moszkowski: Spanish Dances No 1 C major fun and happy
No 2 G minor ** pick of the set for me
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W3vG9H5Zyso
No 3 A major also worth doing
No 4 Bb major most ordinary of the set
No 5 D major Bolero
Poulenc: Sonata for piano duet
Ravel:
Ma mere l’oye (Mother Goose)
** I especially like the Fairy Garden
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sMOPVawuZJY
Satie:
Trois morceaux en forme du poire
I heard this at school. Did I like the music or the title? I’ve not heard it since
Schubert:
March Militaire
** So catchy
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tJYvFXlJ-BE
Schubert:
Fantasy in f minor
** The Everest of the repertoire. I’ve not played it
Warlock: Capriol Suite Bassse-Danse
Pavane easy
Tordion trickier
Bransles lightness and speed make it hard
Pieds-en-l’air ** long time favourite, not hard
Mattachins sting in the tail for primo on page 2
Weinberger:
Schwanda the Bagpiper
Polka tatty copy from a 2nd hand shop
various B&H 20th century classics vol 1
various B&H 20th century classics vol 2
Bourgeois: Serenade I’ve arranged the organ version for 2 pianos
Milhaud: Scaramouche Vif
Modere
Brasiliera ** https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgGeNRlizhA
Mozart: Sonata in D for 2 pianos ** https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tq1rZXzjP-I
Poulenc:
L’embarquement pour Cythera
** https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wqtp3KVVmfU