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Chopin F.Mazurka in A minor Op 59 No 1viewYoutube link is dead.10
Chopin F.Etude in C minor Op 25 No 12view10
Chopin F.Ballade No 1 in G minor Op 23view4
Rachmaninoff S.Prelude in D major No 4 from 10 preludes Op 23viewAgreed - grade 9.9
Rachmaninoff S.Prelude in D major No 4 from 10 preludes Op 23view9
Grieg E.Anitra's Dance - op 46 no 3 A minorviewNot easy at all.7
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 21 in C major Op 53 Waldsteinviewwaldstein is ez pz fight me hahaha1
Debussy C.Clair de lune mvt 3 from Suite Bergamasque L 75view1
Chopin F.Nocturne in Eb major Op 9 No 2viewIt's really not that hard. 6
Scriabin A.EtudeviewThe piece in the video belongs to Cramer, no to Scriabin7
Beethoven L. vanSonata in F minor Op 57 Appassionata - mvt 2view8
Scarlatti D.Sonata in D minor K141 L 422viewDifficult but worth it. Sounds great when played. 7
Scarlatti D.Sonata in D minor K1viewWonderful piece!8
Chopin F.Nocturne in C minor Op 48 No 1viewThere are So many different sections to this piece and single octave notes that I think this is a grade 9 to 10. It is also played very fast. 10
Schumann R.Toccata in C major Op 7viewThis masterpiece of technical dexterity is a solid 10.10
Bach J.S.Italian Concerto in F major BWV 971view9
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 7 in D major Op 10 No 3 - mvt 1viewAgree harder than grade 8 - maybe 9?9
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 7 in D major Op 10 No 3 - mvt 1viewIf played at a true Presto, this is easily one of the most difficult movement among the earlier sonatas, actually among all the sonatas.10
Bach J.S.French Suite No 2 in C minor BWV 813 - mvt 1 AllemandeviewNZMEB Grade 77
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Chopin F.Etude in E major Op 10 No 3 'Tristesse'view9
Bizet G.Harbaneraview8
Ravel M.La Valse in D majorview10
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 14 in C# minor Op 27 No 2 - mvt 3viewJUST ARPEGIOS MAN1
Czerny C.Study in D minor Op 261 No 53view3
Prokofiev S.Prelude Op 12 No 7view8
Liszt F.Apres une lecture du Dante in D minor no 7 S 161view10
Schubert F.Waltz in B minor Op 18 No 5 D145viewAMEB GRADE 33
YirumaRiver Flows in Youview5
YirumaRiver Flows in Youview6
Mendelssohn F.Sonata in G minor Op 105viewMendelssohn at 12 years old. Very impressive Adagio. Clever but conventional external mouvements7
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 8 in C minor Op 13 Pathetique - mvt 3 Rondoview8
Mendelssohn F.Sonata in Bb major Op 106viewFresh romantic inspiration 10
Schubert F.Waltz in B minor Op 18 No 6 D 145viewAMEB GRADE 3 piece3
Alkan C.Concerto 1st part - op 39 no 8 in G# minorviewAgreed - too hard for gr 9.10
Alkan C.Aesop's Feast - op 39 no 12 in E minorview10
Alkan C.Symphonie 2nd part - op 39 no 5 in F minorviewOne of the easier etudes.8
Alkan C.Concerto 1st part - op 39 no 8 in G# minorviewAre you kidding? This is one of the most difficult and taxing piece ever written for piano.10
Ravel M.Gaspard de la nuit - mvt 1 Ondine in C# minorviewthis is a very difficult piece, and should be level 10. 10
Grieg E.Sonata in E minor Op 7 - mvt 1 Allegro moderatoview8
Bach J.S.Sinfonia No 2 in C minor BWV 788view7
Chopin F.Nocturne in C# minor - Lento con gran espressione Op post No 20view7
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Diabelli A.Bagatelle in C majorviewAgreed - should be grade 1.1
Alexander D.ReflectionsviewAgreed - should be grade 2.2
Alexander D.Reflectionsview2
Schumann R.First Sorrow Op 68 No 16view3
Diabelli A.Bagatelle in C majorview1
Grieg E.Peer Gynt's Return Home - op 55 no 3 F# minorview10
Chopin F.Polonaise in Ab major Op 53 (Heroic)view10
Chopin F.Polonaise in Ab major Op 53 (Heroic)view10
Gliere R.Prelude in Db No 1 from Eight Easy Pieces Op 43viewThanks - Youtube link added7
Chopin F.Nocturne in C minor Op 48 No 1view8
Gliere R.Prelude in Db No 1 from Eight Easy Pieces Op 43viewNo YouTube link. Try this one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrl3hFkuQTY7
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 1 in F minor Op 2 No 1view10
Mozart W.Sonata in C major K 330view8
Schubert F.Impromptu in C minor Op 90 D899 No 1 viewAgree - grade 8.8
Schubert F.Impromptu in C minor Op 90 D899 No 1 view8
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 11 in Bb major Op 22view10
Chopin F.Nocturne in C# minor - Lento con gran espressione Op post No 20view3
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 14 in C# minor Op 27 No 2 - mvt 1 Adagio (Moonlight)view7
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 14 in C# minor Op 27 No 2 - mvt 1 Adagio (Moonlight)view10
Schubert F.Impromptu in Eb major D 899/0p. 90 No 2viewThanks - that's fixed.9
Liszt F.Notturno in Ab major No 3 from Liebestrume S 541view8
Liszt F.Notturno in Ab major No 3 from Liebestrume S 541view8
Schubert F.Impromptu in B major D 899/0p. 90 No 2viewThis piece is in Eb major.9
Beethoven L. van33 Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli - op 120view10
Bartok B.Evening at the Village from Ten Easy Pieces Sz 39 No 5view3
Chopin F.Ballade No 1 in G minor Op 23view10
Rachmaninoff S.Moment Musical - op 16 no 5 Db majorview7
Rachmaninoff S.Prelude No 2 from Morceaux de fantasie Op 3view8
Chopin F.Piano Concerto No 1 in E minor Op 11view8
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 29 in Bb major Op 106 (Hammerklavier)view10
Ravel M.Gaspard de la nuit - mvt 3 Scarbo in G# minorview10
Pieczonka A.TarantellaviewLooks full value at grade 7 to me!7
Pieczonka A.Tarantellaview1
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 8 in C minor Op 13 Pathetiqueview10
Debussy C.La fille aux cheveux de lin No 8 from Preludes Book 1 L 117 in Gb majorviewLa fille aux cheveux de lin L117 is indeed in Gb major - thanks for letting us know. Fixed.
Debussy C.La fille aux cheveux de lin No 8 from Preludes Book 1 L 117 in Gb majorviewLa fille aux cheveux de lin L117 is in Gb major.
Bach J.S.Toccata in F# minor BWV 910view10
Liszt F.Feux Follets no 5 Bb major S139viewvery easy0
Chopin F.Waltz in Db major Op 64 No 1 (Minute Waltz)viewYT link fixed, thanks.8
Chopin F.Waltz in Db major Op 64 No 1 (Minute Waltz)viewYoutube link broken8
YirumaRiver Flows in Youview5
Poole C.NocturneviewThanks - link added.6
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Poole C.Nocturneviewhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ql-0IrkMal05
Alkan C.La voix de linstrument No 4 from Cinquieme recueil de chants Op 70viewSurely no harder than grade 5.5
Jackson G.October MonodyviewThanks - link added.5
Jackson G.October MonodyviewYoutube link for October Monody: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rh2Vswn2TeU5
Hyde M.Forest streamview7
Hyde M.Reflected reedsviewTest9
Beethoven L. vanSix Variations on a Swiss Song in F major WoO 64viewThanks - replaced with Alfred Brendel :)6
Beethoven L. vanSix Variations on a Swiss Song in F major WoO 64viewYoutube link has been withdrawn.6
Mozart W.Minuet in F major K2view2
Rachmaninoff S.Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini - 18th variationviewRating changed to 8.8
Rachmaninoff S.Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini - 18th variationview8
Rachmaninoff S.Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini - 18th variationview9
Beethoven L. vanBagatelle in G minor Op 119 No 1viewFair value at grade 5 imho - any other views?5
Beethoven L. vanBagatelle in G minor Op 119 No 1view6
Chopin F.Prelude in C major Op 28 no 1viewAgreed - grade 9.9
Chopin F.Prelude in C major Op 28 no 1view9
Rachmaninoff S.Moment Musical - op 16 no 4 E minorview10
Albeniz I.Cordoba in F major No 4 from Cantos d'Espagna Op 232view8
Chopin F.Prelude in Db major Op 28 No 15 (Raindrop)view7
Chopin F.Nocturne in C# minor - Lento con gran espressione Op post No 20viewThanks - have replaced with Garrick Ohlsson.8
Chopin F.Nocturne in C# minor - Lento con gran espressione Op post No 20viewyoutube gone8
Chopin F.Etude in C major Op 10 No 1view10
Moskowski M.15 Virtuoso Etudes Op 72 No 1view9
Bach J.S.Partita No 1 in Bb major BWV 825viewAgreed - grade 9.9
Bach J.S.Partita No 1 in Bb major BWV 825view9
Chopin F.Nocturne in Bb minor Op 9 No 1view9
Chopin F.Waltz in A minor B 150 KK IVb/11 (posth)view5
Chopin F.Nocturne in Bb minor Op 9 No 1view8
Rachmaninoff S.Elegie in Eb minor No 1 from Morceaux de fantaisie Op 3viewFair value at gr 9 - other views?9
Rachmaninoff S.Elegie in Eb minor No 1 from Morceaux de fantaisie Op 3view8
Chopin F.Etude in A minor Op 25 No 11viewThanks - link fixed.10
Chopin F.Etude in A minor Op 25 No 11viewYoutube have canned that clip. Try this one instead: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2H6MGRGOwmY 10
Liszt F.La Lugubre Gondola - 2nd Version S200aview9
Bach J.S.French Suite no 3 in B minor BWV 814viewAnother Youtube withdrawal. Use https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23vUR7tluMY9
Beethoven L. vanSonata No 32 in C minor Op 111viewLinked Youtube vid has been withdrawn. Try https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wIA4USDGxyk 10
Franck C.Poco lento no 46 Gb majorview5
Chopin F.Grand Valse Brilliante in Eb major Op 18viewThanks - that's fixed.10
Chopin F.Grand Valse Brilliante in Eb major Op 18viewYoutube link has been suspended - try this one (Ashkenazy) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fI0MP3k8pb810
Chopin F.Waltz in A minor B 150 KK IVb/11 (posth)viewharder than gr 5?6
Scarlatti D.Sonata in D minor K 9 L 413 view
Scarlatti D.Sonata in D K 478 L 12view
Bach J.S.English Suite No 3 in G minor BWV 808 - Gavotte I 5th mvtview
Chopin F.Waltz in B minor Op 69 No 2view
Bach J.S.Toccata in G minor BWV 915view
Chopin F.Etude in E major Op 10 No 3 'Tristesse'viewA grade easier than the other Etudes?
Liszt F.No 2 from Four Short Piano Pieces S192viewNot grade 7, but harder than 4 IMHO.6
Liszt F.No 2 from Four Short Piano Pieces S192view4
Debussy C.Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum No 1 from Childrens Corner Suite L113view8
Debussy C.The Little Shepherd No 5 from Childrens Corner Suite L113view6
Bach J.S.Siciliano from BWV 1031viewGrade 7 seems about right to me.7
Bach J.S.Siciliano from BWV 1031view10
Debussy C.The Little Shepherd No 5 from Childrens Corner Suite L113view5
Chopin F.Nocturne Op 48 No 1 in C minviewSeems like full value at grade 10 to me - any other thoughts?10
Rachmaninoff S.Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini - 18th variationview9
Chopin F.Nocturne in C minor op. 48 no. 1view9
Burgmuller J.Ballade Op 100 No 15viewHarder than 3 IMHO.4
Ravel M.Gaspard de la nuit - 1st mvt OndineviewAgreed - rating changed from 10 to 9.9
Ravel M.Gaspard de la nuit - 1st mvt OndineviewMain difficulties in the piece include a taxing repeating figurations in the right hand, sweeping arpeggios, rapid double notes, and a grand climax that requires a large amount of technical ability. Grade 9.9