Designed to help the teacher motivate while also providing a wonderful collection of Christmas favorites, In Recital® with Christmas Favorites®, Book One covers quarter, half, dotted half, and whole notes; uses only 3/4 and 4/4 time signatures; and reinforces basic musical terminology and symbols. Students experience movement up and down the keyboard with 8va signs. Most of the pieces call for only limited use of hands-together playing. This book features arrangements of Good King Wenceslas; I Saw Three Ships; Jingles Bells; O Come, All Ye Faithful; and more.
Good King Wenceslas Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella I Saw Three Ships Jingle Bells Away in a Manger We Three Kings of Orient Are O Come, All Ye Faithful Jolly Old Saint Nicholas The Coventry Carol God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen O Come, O Come, Emmanuel Up On the Housetop
Book Two of In Recital® with Christmas Favorites covers C major, G major, F major, D minor, and G minor keys-using accidentals instead of key signatures. Students will concentrate on playing tied notes, legato and staccato articulations, accents, upbeats, a few chords, blocked intervals, and five-finger hand positions. Enjoy some of your favorite carols including Jolly Old Saint Nicholas, Over the River and Through the Woods; Sing We Now of Christmas, Go, Tell It On the Mountain; and more.
Jingle Bell Hop We Three Kings of Orient Are Jolly Old Saint Nicholas Hark! The Herald Angels Sing In Midnight’s Silence Over the River and Through the Woods O Come, Little Children O Little Town of Bethlehem Sussex Carol It Came Upon the Midnight Clear Toyland Sing We Now of Christmas Go, Tell It On the Mountain
Book Three of In Recital® with Christmas Favorites, like the other books in this series, complement other FJH publications and will help you plan student recital repertoire for holiday season recitals. This book reinforces concepts such as legato and staccato; five-finger and chromatic scales; as well as scale patterns that extend from the usual five-finger patterns; the use of the pedal is continued and expanded to create a big sound as well as to play artistically. Includes favorites like: Pat-a-Pan; Parade of the Wooden Soldiers; The Twelve Days of Christmas, O Christmas Tree; and more.
Parade of the Wooden Soldiers Good King Wenceslas Still, Still, Still The Skaters’ Waltz Pat-a-Pan O Come, O Come, Emmanuel I Saw Three Ships Ukrainian Carol Away in a Manger O Christmas Tree The First Nowell The Twelve Days of Christmas Up On the Housetop
In Book Four of In Recital® with Christmas Favorites students will learn to play pieces with numerous changes of tempo, articulations, and moods. This book reinforces octave passages; playing pieces with modulations from one key to another key; playing hand-over-hand arpeggios; and much more. Featuring arrangements of What Child Is This; Deck the Halls; The Coventry Carol; Hark! The Herald Angels Sing; plus more.
Angels from the Realms of Glory Deck the Halls Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Angels We Have Heard on High Ding Dong! Merrily on High The Coventry Carol Silent Night O Come, All Ye Faithful The First Nowell Christmas Travels What Child Is This Hallelujah Chorus
In Recital® with Christmas Favorites, Book Five is designed to help teachers motivate students while also providing a perfect holiday treat. Triplet and sixteenth-note patterns as well as dotted rhythmic patterns and syncopated rhythms are used. Reinforces concepts like rubato, chords and their inversions, octave scale passages, arpeggios, blocked octaves, simple ornamentation, and playing two voices within the same hand. Contains beautiful arrangements of classics like: The Holly and the Ivy; Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella; O Little Town of Bethlehem; Parade of the Wooden Soldiers; and more.
Jingle Bells The Holly and the Ivy While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks Go, Tell It On the Mountain It Came Upon the Midnight Clear Medley O Little Town of Bethlehem Parade of the Wooden Soldiers God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen O Christmas Tree Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella
Book Six of In Recital® with Christmas Favorites reinforces concepts such as rhythmic patterns of dotted eighth notes, triplets, and sixteenth notes; pieces in simple, compound, and mixed meters, ornamentation consisting of grace notes and trills. Technical challenges encompass one- and two-octave scales, octaves, rolled chords, and hand-over-hand configurations. A delightful inclusion in this volume are three well-known Spanish carols. Contains: Away in a Manger; Joy to the World; Auld Lang Syne; O Come, Little Children; and more.
What Child Is This Deck the Halls O Come, Little Children We Three Kings of Orient Are Joy to the World A Christmas Fantasy Away in a Manger Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy Silent Night Tres Villancicos Auld Lang Syne
FJH Music is proud to offer this exciting compilation of lyrics to the carols from the In Recital with Christmas Favorites series. Within the lyric book you'll find beautiful artwork as well as historical information about the carols. Titles include: Away in a Manger; Auld Lang Syne; O Little Town of Bethlehem; Silent Night; The Twelve Days of Christmas; and many more. Makes a perfect addition to your Christmas carol library.
Good King Wenceslas Away in a Manger Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella I Saw Three Ships Jingle Bells We Three Kings of Orient Are O Come, All Ye Faithful Jolly Old Saint Nicholas The Coventry Carol God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen O Come, O Come, Emmanuel Up On the Housetop