Kuhlau's Six Sonatinas, Op. 55, prepares the student for study of the easier classical sonatas. While several of the sonatinas in this collection are standard teaching repertoire, others are not as readily accessible and present teacher and student with fresh choices for study and performance.
Also included is an outstanding recording from the Naxos Label. Titles include Sonatina No. 1 in C Major, Op. 55, No. 1 * Sonatina No. 2 in G Major, Op. 55, No. 2 * Sonatina No. 3 in C Major, Op. 55, No. 3 * Sonatina No. 4 in F Major, Op. 55, No. 4 * Sonatina No. 5 in D Major, Op. 55, No. 5 * Sonatina No. 6 in C Major, Op. 55, No. 6.