Hermann Berens d.ä. (1826−1880)

50 [Fifty] pianostycken för nybörjare [1-21, 22-36, 37-50] / Fifty Piano Pieces for First Beginners. Book I [1-21], Book II [22-36], Book III [37-50]

opus 70

See above

  • Year of composition: Uncertain (Svenskt Biografiskt Lexikon mentions 1860s for both op. 62 and op. 87)
  • Work category: Piano
  • Duration: Approx. 25-30 min
  • Detailed duration: Uncertain

Examples of printed editions

Hans Ahlborg Musik in collaboration with Svenska Klaverets Vänner

Description of work

Book I
1. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
2. (tempo mark missing) C major 3/4
3. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
4. (tempo mark missing) C major 3/4
5. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
6. (tempo mark missing) C major 3/4
7. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
8. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
9. (tempo mark missing) C major 3/8
10. (tempo mark missing) C major 3/4
11. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
12. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
13. (tempo mark missing) C major 6/8
14. (tempo mark missing) C major 2/4
15. (tempo mark missing) C major 6/8
16. (tempo mark missing) C major 6/8
17. (tempo mark missing) C major 2/4
18. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
19.(tempo mark missing) C major 6/8
20.(tempo mark missing) C major 2/4
21. (tempo mark missing) C major 6/8

Book II
22. (tempo mark missing) C major 4/4 (C)
23. Allegro C major 4/4 (C)
24. Allegro C major 3/4
25. Allegretto C major 6/8
26. Allegro moderato C major 2/4
27. (tempo mark missing) C major 3/8
28. Allegro C major 6/8
29. Allegro moderato C major 2/4
30. Waltz C major 3/8
31. Moderato C major 2/4
32. Moderato D major 4/4 (C)
33. Allegro C major 2/4
34. Allegro moderato C major 3/4
35. Allegretto C major 2/4
36. Allegretto C major 2/4

Book III
37. Moderato G major 3/4
38. Allegretto F major 2/4
39. Swedish Dance: Moderato A minor 2/4
40. Allegretto F major 3/4
41. Allegretto G major 2/4
42. Andantino F major 3/4
43. Allegretto F major 3/8
44. Moderato C major 4/4 (C)
45. Allegro C major 2/4
46. Moderato A minor 3/4
47. Allegretto F major 2/4
48. Moderato C major 4/4 (C)
49. Allegretto G major 3/4
50. Marcia F major 4/4 (C)


Work comment

The pieces become progressively longer and/or more complex.