21 Hungarian Dances, WoO. 1

The Hungarian Dances (Ungarische Tänze) by Johannes Brahms, are a set of 21 lively dance tunes based mostly on Hungarian themes, completed in 1869. They are among Brahms's most popular works, and were certainly the most profitable for him, as each dance has been arranged for a wide variety of instruments and ensembles. Brahms originally wrote the version for piano four-hands and later arranged the first 10 dances for solo piano. Only numbers 11, 14 and 16 are entirely original compositions. The most famous dance is no. 5, but even this dance was based on "Bártfai emlék ... more

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Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 2 - Allegro non assai in D minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 3 - Allegretto in F major Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 4 - Poco sostenuto in F minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 5 - Allegro in F sharp minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 6 - Vivace in D flat major Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 7 - Allegretto in F major Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 8 - Presto in A minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 9 - Allegro non troppo in E minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 10 - Presto in E major Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 11 - Poco andante in D minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 12 - Presto in D minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 13 - Andantino grazioso in D major Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 14 - Un poco andante in D minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 15 - Allegretto grazioso in B flat major Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 16 - Con moto in F minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 17 - Andantino in F sharp minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 18 - Molto vivace in D major Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 19 - Allegretto in B minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 20 - Poco allegretto in E minor Preview Download
Sheet Music Hungarian Dance no. 21 - Vivace in E minor Preview Download
Sheet Music 21 Hungarian Dances, WoO. 1 - Complete Score Preview Download

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Recording Hungarian Dance no. 2 - Allegro non assai in D minor Download
Recording Hungarian Dance no. 7 - Allegretto in F major Download
Recording Hungarian Dance no. 8 - Presto in A minor Download
Recording Hungarian Dance no. 5 - in F# minor Download

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