Solo Repertoire

Works for Piano Solo in the Repertoire of pianist Carlo Grante

Vienna
John Adams:

China Gates

Albeniz-Godowsky:
Tango
Triana

Bruce Adolphe:

Chopin Dreams (2014, dedicated to Grante, world premiere, Lincoln Center, NY, 15 September 2015)
Seven Thoughts Considered as Music (to be premiered in 2015-16)

J.S. Bach:

Partita in C minor BWV 826
Concerto Italiano

Bach-Busoni:

Chaconne from Partita BWV 1004
Toccata & Fugue in D minor
Toccata in C major

Bach-Godowsky:
(arrangements for piano)
Violin Sonata No. 1
Violin Partita No. 2
Violin Sonata No. 2
Cello Suite No. 2
Cello Suite No. 3
Cello Suite No. 5

Balakirev:
Islamey

Beethoven:
Sonata Op. 2 No. 3
Sonata Op. 10 No. 1
Sonata Op. 26
Sonatas Op. 27 No. 1 and No. 2
Sonata Op. 57
Sonata Op. 101
Sonata Op. 107

Bloch:
Visions and Prophesies

Brahms:

Variations on a theme of Paganini
Variations on a theme of Handel
Variations on a Hungarian Song
Variations on a theme of Schumann
Two Rhapsodies

Busoni:

Fantasia Contrappuntistica
7 Elegies
Indian Diary
An die Jugend
Variations on a theme by Chopin
Sonatina super Carmen
Prelude et Etude en Arpèges
Perpetuum Mobile
3 Albumblätter
Toccata

Chopin:

Sonata No. 2, Op.35
The 4 Ballades
The 4 Scherzi
The 24 Preludes
Barcarolle
The Etudes, Op. 10
The Etudes, Op. 25
Andante spianato and Grande Polonaise Brilliante, Op. 22
Polonaise-Fantasie, Op. 61
4 Mazurkas Op. 68
Nocturne Op. 48 No. 2
other Nocturnes, Mazurkas and Polonaises

Chopin-Godowsky:
All 53 (+1) Studies on Chopin Etudes
Six Waltz transcriptions
E flat major Rondo

Clementi:
All the sonatas

Debussy:

Images I
Images II
Preludes, book I
Estampes
Iberia, transcribed for piano by Carlo Grante

Michael Finnissy:
Bachsche Nachdichtungen
Le démon de l’analogie (dedicated to Carlo Grante)

George Flynn:
Glimpses of our inner lives (dedicated to Carlo Grante)

Godowsky:

Passacaglia on the opening theme of Schubert’s “Unfinished” Symphony

Strauss-Godowsky:
Metamorphosen aus Themen von: Künstlersleben; Die Fledermaus; Wein, Weib und Gesang.

Carlo Grante:

Sorabji-Pastiche
Debussy-Pastiche
Prokofiev-Pastiche
Scriabin-Pastiche
Campanella-Pastiche
Sonata (2000)

Haydn:
Sonata Hob XVI/48
Sonata Hob XVI/50

Hinton:

Sonata no. 4
Scottish Ballade

Horowitz:

Carmen Variations
Danse Macabre (Liszt-Saint-Saens)

Janáček:

Sonata 5.X.1905

Liszt:

Sonata in B minor
Fantasia quasi Sonata
Après une lecture de Dante
Fantasy on a theme from Beethoven’s ‘Ruins of Athens’
Reminiscences de Don Juan
Reminiscences de Norma
12 Transcendental Etudes
6 Paganini Etudes
Polonaise No. 1
Polonaise No. 2
Todtentanz (solo version)
Fantasie de bravoure sur La Clochette
Mephisto Waltz
Spanish Fantasy
Spanish Rhapsody
Hungarian Rhapsodies Nos. 6, 15
4 Transcendental Studies
Soirées Italiennes
Soirées de Vienne
Petrarch Sonnets

Liszt-Busoni:
Mephisto Waltz

Mozart:

Fantasy in D minor K397
Fantasy in C minor K475
Sonata K281
Sonata K332
Sonata K457
Sonata K570

Mussorgsky:
Pictures at an Exhibition

Novak, Jan:

Capricinia (1980; world premiere 2014)

Piana, Roberto:

Image d’un Faune (dedicated to Carlo Grante)

Platti:
all the sonatas

Prokofiev:
Sonata No. 2
Sonata No. 4
Sonata No. 5
Sonata No. 6
Sonata No. 7

Rachmaninov:
Preludes, Op. 32
Variations on a theme by Corelli
The Isle of the Dead, transcr. G. Kirkor
Etudes-Tableaux, Op. 39

Ravel:

Gaspard de la Nuit
Miroirs
Pavane pour une Infante defunte
Rapsodie espagnole, transcribed for piano by Carlo Grante
all other piano works (see Project Programmes)

Scarlatti:

all the Sonatas (Carlo Grante is making the first complete recording on piano of the nearly 600 sonatas).

Schubert:

Sonata in A minor D 784
Sonata in C minor D 958
Moments Musicales D 780
Drei Klavierstücke D 946

Schubert-Godowsky:
12 Songs

Robert Schumann:
Sonata, Op. 11
Sonata, Op. 14
Sonata, Op. 22
Faschingschwank aus Wien
Papillons
Kreisleriana
Toccata

Paolo Troncon:

6 Preludes and Fugues (dedicated to Carlo Grante)

Roman Vlad:

Opus Triplex: Fantasie Canoniche, Interludio, Spiegelbilder (dedicated to Carlo Grante)
Studi Dodecafonici
Variazioni intorno all’ultima mazurca
Sognando il sogno

Ronn Yedidia:
Etude no. 3