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Scriabin: Etude

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Alexander Scriabin - Etudes :
Etude, Op. 8 No. 12
Etude Op. 8 No. 12  in D-sharp Minor by Scriabin piano sheet music
Key: D-sharp Minor Published: 1894
Level: 8+ Period: Late Romantic
piano sheet music Piano score: Scanned score (766 kB)

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xx Scriabin Etude Op.8 No.12 and Haydn Sonata No.60 1st mvt.
April 22, 2016, 07:44:35 PM by throwawaynotreally

Hey all,

I've been meaning to enter these two recordings for an international competition preselection round (Ettlingen, for Junior pianists) and would love your opinions - do you think they'll make it?

I also want to submit this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tL_lchqGR7U but I need to clarify if they allow live recordings.


xx Chopin's Revolutionary Etude vs Scriabin's Etude Op 8, No 12
April 12, 2012, 09:43:54 AM by pytheamateur

Sometimes these two pieces are compared with each other.  Which do you think is harder to learn and play well?

wink Scriabin etude- SECOND version op 8 no 12
May 14, 2011, 06:03:47 PM by chopinaninoff

What do you all think of his 2nd version that he wrote? Apparently it was his original..
I prefer this one to the one everyone plays. It has a brighter middle section, reminds me a lot of Chopin..The climax is even more dramatic..What do you all think?

xx Help on Scriabin Etude Op. 8 No. 12
May 14, 2011, 12:51:59 AM by swenghk

Can anyone give me any tips on learning Scriabin's Etude Op. 8 No. 12? This piece is killing me! And how long does something of this calibur take to learn on average?

xx skriabin etude op. 8, no. 12
March 30, 2011, 05:28:50 PM by birba

People here who play this:  do you take the big left hand leap with the right hand when it's played in the middle of the right hand triad.  I know Arrau wouldn't.

xx Scriabin Etude Op8 No12
February 27, 2011, 07:54:53 AM by danhuyle

Took me a while to get the rhythm controlled. It's something I learned myself

xx Hand size issues with Scriabin etude Op 8 nr 12
December 11, 2010, 11:22:32 AM by zeger_b

Hi! This etude is one of my favorite pieces, and I would love to learn it. The biggest problem though, is that my hands are not big enough to play an 11th. Since my hands do not permit it, is it okey to compromise and play it like a quick pedalised arpeggio? I don't really have any other suggestions Undecided

xx Scriabin etude d minor (8-12) memorizing
July 06, 2010, 10:45:25 AM by 3kitty333

Hi! Iťs now three weeks Im learning this etude and I play it at half tempo, but my problem is memorizing this piece! I don´t force it, I always let it come naturally and it doesn´t take too long time for me to get something memorized. But now I can play just just one page without sheet music, the rest I play staring at the notes Sad  I didn´t have problems with memorizing, but this Scriabin is killing me :-D

How do you memorize pieces and how long does it take to you? Or do you have experience with this piece?

Thanks and sorry for my poor english Smiley

xx Liszt Transcedental no.10 and Scriabin 8/12 - from concert
July 14, 2008, 03:27:17 PM by avetma

Liszt was last piece and Scriabin was encore. It is last high-school concert.

p.s. Nervous as hell and bad piano, but still proud of it.

Thank you for your comments. Smiley

xx Scriabin 8/12 Alt- Publishing
March 29, 2008, 01:01:44 PM by dnephi

I am tryig to find a place where it is published.  Does anyone know what editions publish it?


xx Scraibin: Etude op 8 no 12... feedback appreciated :)
March 27, 2008, 10:44:33 AM by lelle

Hi, Pianostreet community!
I am a guy who is fifteen years old, and who has recently discovered a new composer: Scriabin. My teacher saw my interest and we got started on this piece...

This morning I did a quick recording of how I play it at the moment. I know that it is not very good quality, a few misses, and I didn't think the build-up to the climax was good enough either, among other things. But tell me what you think! Both positive and negative comments are wellcome, as long as they are constructive Smiley

Thanks for any replies Wink

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