This exact edition will be mostly useful for domrists' repertoire. The students of children music schools, palaces of young artists and musicians, centres of children's creation shall doubtlessly meet this collection of pieces with joy for they have long expected it.
Some of the pieces were originally composed for piano, though being rarely played even by pianists. The whole publication is the kind of anthology representing Western European musical culture according to chronological order. All the original tonalities are preserved, however, the particularities of the three-stringed domra's range is also taken into consideration.
I'd like to mark especially the cycle "Album for the Young" by the famous composer-romanticist Robert Schumann, who dedicated it to his daughter Maria in 1848. The Album includes 43 pieces. Here I suggest 7 of them. This music is programmatic, distinct for vivid imaginative sphere, accessible facture, subtle pliant rhythmical line…
J. B. Lully. GAVOTTE
F. Couperin. PIECES. From the cycle “Masques”
J. Ph. Rameau. RIGAUDON
G. F. Handel. ARIA
G. F. Handel. MINUET
J. S. Bach. GAVOTTE
J. S. Bach. SARABANDE. From the note-book of K. Zeumeran
J. Haydn. PIECE
L. van Beethoven. GERMAN DANCE
R. Schumann. ALBUM FOR THE YOUTH (fragments)
New Year Song