The fine composers and arrangers for this series have created engaging arrangements of timeless Christmas treasures, carefully leveled for the beginning adult piano student. These arrangements are sure to provide a festive and memorable Christmas season. Some of titles included in this book are: Up On the Housetop; Toyland; I Saw Three Ships; Away in a Manger; and more.
Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella Jolly Old Saint Nicholas Jingle Bells Up On the Housetop We Three Kings of Orient Are O Little Town of Bethlehem It Came Upon the Midnight Clear Toyland Sing We Now of Christmas Go, Tell It On the Mountain Parade of the Wooden Soldiers I Saw Three Ships Ukrainian Carol Away in a Manger The First Nowell (The First Noël) The Twelve Days of Christmas
Volume 1 for the beginning adult piano student is devoted to ageless classical music. The fine composers and arrangers have created engaging solos and duets of classical themes from symphonies, operas, chamber music, choral music, advanced piano concertos, and piano duets. Some of the titles include: The Harmonious Blacksmith; Theme from Swan Lake; Polovtsian Dance; and many more.
Eine kleine Nachtmusik The Harmonious Blacksmith “Surprise” Symphony Roses from the South Finlandia Can Can Over the Waves O mio babbino caro Symphony No. 5 Theme from Swan Lake Enigma Variations Ode to Joy The Royal March of the Lion Eine kleine Nachtmusik Polovtsian Dance No. 17 Violin Concerto (Brahms) “London” Symphony
Duet Treasures, Volume 1 contains wonderful duet repertoire for the beginning adult piano student. Compiled and edited by Helen Marlais, this volume contains many original duets including Hymn of Hope by Kevin Olson, Wild Dance by Edwin McLean, and The Dreamland Tree by Timothy Brown, as well as fabulous arrangements of famous pieces such as Simple Gifts, Ode to Joy, When Irish Eyes are Smiling, Aura Lee, and many more. This volume is a fantastic collection of beginning level duets that are artistically strong, carefully leveled, and pedagogically sound. Perfect for any beginning adult piano student!
This series is devoted to ageless jazz, blues and ragtime pieces. The composers/arrangers were commissioned to create engaging original solos and arrangements, and the result is an assortment of carefully leveled solos (12) and one equal-part duet. Ten of the twelve solos include an optional duet. Eighth notes don’t appear in this volume, but syncopations and accidentals do. Some well-known titles are: Glad Cat Rag; House of the Rising Sun; Danny Boy; The Alley Cat Song; and Swanee. Un viento caliente by Edwin McLean is sure to be a favorite with a big sound, yet easy patterns to read and to play. Adults and older beginners will really enjoy this book.
Swingin’ Cats Bill Bailey, Won’t You Please Come Home? Bringin’ It Home Swanee Sunshine Rag Avalon Glad Cat Rag Electric Blues Rockin’ the Blues House of the Rising Sun Un viento caliente Danny Boy The Alley Cat Song
The twelve solos in this volume feature popular favorites such as Frankie and Johnny; Peacherine Rag; Take Me Out to the Ball Game; The Entertainer; I Love a Piano; and I Ain’t Got Nobody. The assortment of musical styles provides the perfect means for piano students to discover and enjoy playing music from a variety of styles. Only one piece is in the key of D Major, and the rest in C, F or G. Accessible and fun!
Frankie and Johnny Peacherine Rag Take Me Out to the Ball Game Ain’t We Got Fun The Entertainer Alarm Clock Blues Rainy Day Blues Hummingbird I Ain’t Got Nobody The Jazz-Me Blues Tropical Punch I Love a Piano
Christmas Treasures Volume 2 contains arrangements of Christmas favorites for the intermediate level adult piano student. The pieces in this series provide the perfect holiday treat with easy to sing arrangements, recital-style arrangements of Christmas classics, as well as some new Christmas gems! Some of the titles include: Deck the Halls; Hark! The Herald Angels Sing!; The Holly and the Ivy; Joy to the World; and many more!
Deck the Halls Hark! The Herald Angels Sing The Coventry Carol O Come, All Ye Faithful What Child Is This Hallelujah Chorus The Holly and the Ivy Jingle Bells Go, Tell It On the Mountain It Came Upon the Midnight Clear O Christmas Tree Away in a Manger Joy to the World Silent Night A Christmas Fantasy
In Classical Treasures Volume 2, the intermediate level adult piano student is provided with the perfect way to discover and enjoy ageless classical themes from symphonies, operas, and many other classical mediums. This series is artistically strong, carefully leveled, and pedagogically sound. Some titles included are: Spring from The Four Seasons; Träume; The Moldau; among others.
Spring (from The Four Seasons) Musetta's Waltz (from La bohème) The Swan (from Carnival of the Animals) Eine kleine Nachtmusik Caprice No. 24 Clarinet Concerto in A major Wedding March Eine kleine Nachtmusik Also sprach Zarathustra Bridal Chorus Symphony No. 8 (Schubert) The Moldau Pavane Minuet (Boccherini) Symphony No. 5 (Tchaikovsky) Marche Militaire Air (Bach) Träume Ave Maria
In Volume 2 of Duet Treasures, the intermediate level adult piano student is provided with several outstanding duet arrangements of well known pieces such as Fascination, Clair de Lune, and Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2, as well as originals such as Tango by David Karp, Carnivale by Valerie Roth Roubos, and Rags to Riches by Kevin Olson, plus many more. Compiled and edited by Helen Marlais, these duets provide the perfect pianistic and maturity level for the intermediate adult piano student.
A jazz ballad and a jazz toccata are included with all-time standards such as: Chatterbox Rag; The Saint Louis Blues; Alexander’s Ragtime Band; The Memphis Blues and others. Carefully leveled and artistically strong, this volume contains wonderful repertoire that will motivate your students!