In Recital® with Popular Music, Book 1 is a wonderful collection of popular arrangements for the early elementary level. A delightful mixture of Disney favorites, current popular songs, show tunes, and old-time classics provides a variety of popular styles to choose from. The two outstanding arrangers of this series, Edwin McLean and Kevin Olson, have created engaging arrangements of some of the best popular pieces such as: It's a Small World; Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious; (We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock; Misty; and many more. Includes complete performance recordings and interesting background information for each piece.
Book 2, arranged for the elementary level, contains arrangements of popular favorites such as: Turn! Turn! Turn!; Can You Feel the Love Tonight?, from The Lion King; Music Box Dancer; Be Our Guest, from Beauty and the Beast; and many more. Includes complete performance recordings designed to assist with recital preparation and interesting background information for each piece.
Turn! Turn! Turn! Where Do I Begin Give My Regards to Broadway Can You Feel the Love Tonight? Music Box Dancer Let Me Call You Sweetheart La Cucaracha Daisy Bell Be Our Guest Someday My Prince Will Come
Book 3, for the late elementary level student, includes favorites that are easy to sing along with as well as recital style arrangements of popular pieces such as: All I Have to Do Is Dream; The Best of Both Worlds; She Loves You; The Chicken Dance; and many more. The complete performance recordings, along with interesting background information are to be used as teaching and motivational tools.
The Best of Both Worlds Chim Chim Cher-ee All I Have to Do Is Dream Ja-Da Yellow Bird She Loves You Shine On, Harvest Moon The Chicken Dance When Irish Eyes Are Smiling The Arkansas Traveler Fly Me to the Moon When I See an Elephant Fly
In Book 4, the early intermediate level student will be offered a variety of popular favorites to choose from. Titles such as: Whistle While You Work, from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs; Under the Sea, from The Little Mermaid; Scarborough Fair; He Ain't Heavy... He's My Brother; and more. Includes full performance recordings and interesting background information about each piece.
Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend Runaway Under the Sea Scarborough Fair Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo Nights in White Satin He Ain’t Heavy... He’s My Brother Beautiful Dreamer Peg O’ My Heart The Man on the Flying Trapeze Misty
In Recital® with Popular Music, Book 5 is an eclectic collection utilizing some of the most well-known popular songs. Arranged for the intermediate level student this collection contains titles such as: A Whole New World from Aladdin; Dream a Little Dream of Me; The Alley Cat Song; What a Wonderful World; Unforgettable; We Got the Party; and many more that will provide a wide array of popular songs to choose from. Includes full performance recordings and interesting background information about each piece to aid in your students' interpretation.
This late intermediate level collection will become a cherished collection for students and young adult pianists alike. Songs such as: When You Wish Upon a Star, from Pinocchio; Stormy Weather; I'm Always Chasing Rainbows; Chances Are; Moonlight in Vermont and more comprise a wonderful variety of late intermediate arrangements. Designed to enhance student success, Book 6 includes full performance recordings and interesting background information about each piece.
When You Wish Upon a Star Bare Necessities Danny Boy Music Box Dancer Stormy Weather I’m Always Chasing Rainbows Wildwood Flower Chances Are The Yellow Rose of Texas On Green Dolphin Street You’ve Got a Friend in Me Moonlight in Vermont