Most of the pieces in Book 2 are original compositions. One solo is an arrangement of familiar American patriotic songs, thus enhancing the appeal of this collection to audiences. The arrangements feature jazz styles including ragtime and blues. Students who are familiar with some of these gems will enjoy their new settings while those playing them for the first time will become familiar with these wonderful melodies. Each book includes suggested practice and performance tips for each piece by experienced teacher and editor, Victoria McArthur.
One might hear echoes of such composers as Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and sounds suggestive of European folk music. Program notes are included explaining the construction of the solos and specific influences.
Written in five-finger positions, accompaniments are included for all pieces, making excellent student-teacher duets. Here you'll discover six impassioned works that explore the full range of the piano keyboard with their colorful modulations, effective tempo changes, and lush flowing lines. Book 2 contains George Peter Tingley's immensely popular solo Reverie which was first published as a sheet music solo and is widely performed at weddings, church services, recitals and other special occasions.
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These sophisticated books are the perfect supplement for any adult method book and include a wealth of motivational repertoire. Drawing on his own teaching experiences, and recalling the kinds of pieces he would have liked to play at a similar age, he composed these engaging late elementary piano solos that incorporate strong rhythms, athletic leaps of the hands and big sounds.
A gratifying collection for students who need a little extra motivation to practice! After completing his book Especially for Boys, Dennis Alexander was inspired to create this late elementary companion volume, Especially for Girls. While girls certainly enjoy playing tender and romantic pieces, just as many enjoy playing pieces with robust sounds and exciting rhythms-this dynamic collection offers all of the above! A great way to help younger students broaden their musical horizons. Seldom venturing outside of Middle C position, these pieces illustrate a variety of keyboard techniques, touches, and articulations.
Includes teacher duets. The pieces are centered around C position and contain some simple eighth-note rhythms. Features colorful settings and a variety of articulations. The wide variety of sounds and styles in Book 3 expands the range of the keyboard, while the accessible patterns make these pieces easy to learn and memorize. Students and teachers alike will find these solos as pleasing to the ear as they are fun to play!
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Lancaster and Kenon D. This collection by Judy East Wells includes solos in various styles and keys that are suitable to be performed on many occasions and are appealing to audiences and performers alike. Book 1 contains 11 short solos in numerous 5-finger patterns. Students are introduced to most of the basic elements of notation; the tuneful melodies are divided between the hands. For added motivation and enjoyment, optional teacher accompaniments are included. The tuneful melodies are in numerous 5-finger patterns and are divided between the hands.
Many of the pieces explore a wide range of the keyboard and contain simple syncopated rhythms. Students also learn to focus on smoothly transferring melodic lines between hands, quickly changing dynamics and thinking in longer phrase groupings. Occasional easy hand-crossings are a delight to play and bring out the sparkling overtones of the piano. All selections are in their original form. Students will be challenged to create consistency in tempo while encountering syncopated rhythms, sixteenth-note runs and subtle rubato sections.
Dennis Alexander LEVEL: Intermediate Youngsters and adults alike will be delighted with these enchanting arrangements of folk songs favorites. A variety of musical ideas flourish, including hints of "America the Beautiful. The music in this six-book series is written in a variety of keys, styles, meters and tempos to appeal to both children and adults. The pieces have the distinctive Bober sound and are fun to play, in addition to helping pianists progress technically and musically.
Whether performed on a concert grand, a digital piano or the family upright, these solos will truly sound "grand. Erupting volcanoes, stunning mountaintop views, moonlit tides and crashing waves are all depicted. Contemporary harmonies are delicately woven in, giving the 4 movements a distinct feel. The trumpet-like fanfare in "Lights!
These pieces offer students a special way to have fun at the keyboard while gaining good rhythm practice and training. These musical jewels for intermediate students are perfect for recitals. Students will enjoy the hints of jazz sounds and rhythms, but most importantly, these pieces will entertain and spark their imagination. Book 1 is written at the late elementary level while Book 2 contains solos at the early intermediate level.
An excellent way to introduce your students to this distinctive American contribution to 20th century music. The CD includes dynamic recordings of each song. Book 1 contains eight solos at the late elementary level while Book 2 includes seven solos for the early intermediate level pianist. Three volumes of lyrical waltzes, romantic ballads, lively rags and swinging jazz pieces spanning elementary through intermediate grades. Entertaining for the performer and listener, this volume contains lyrical waltzes, romantic ballads, lively rags and swinging jazz pieces.
Each volume contains seven pieces which help the student feel the mood of the music. The rich sonorities and colorful pedaling reflect the variety of sentiments the jewel titles portray. These two collections feature a rich variety of sounds and styles for the pianist seeking adventure at the keyboard. Each collection contains seven solos. Book 1 is designed for late elementary pianists while Book 2 has been written at the early intermediate level. In this set of pieces, cats are colorfully and comically portrayed in musical settings that are at once fun and fanciful.
Lyrics in each piece tell a clever and often silly story meant to amuse and delight. Piano students at this early level are invited to enjoy pieces such as "Picture Purrfect," "Flea Season" and "Cowboy Calico. We're sure you'll enjoy the whole KittenKaBoodle! Helpful interpretation sections lend insight into the original pieces, plus special maps describe the formal elements of the music. All the pieces are lyrical, expressive and absolutely beautiful! Book 1 contains nine solos and Book 2 features eight. Students follow a worksheet format designed to help them discover, then remember, scale notes and fingering.
Great for elementary to late-elementary students who are learning scales for the first time or those needing motivation to learn all the scales, this book provides a fresh approach that is fun for students. This comprehensive book includes review and answer pages, plus a scale picture dictionary for quick reference. Each of the four movements is a musical depiction of a special moment in Minnesota. Great for late-elementary to early-intermediate students who are learning scales for the first time or those needing motivation to learn all the scales, this book provides a fresh approach that is fun for students.
The composer-teacher believes that every student's musical education should include experiences in a variety of popular stylings, including jazz, as a recurring phase of his or her studies. Students should also be encouraged to deviate from the written notes with their own improvisations if desired, for spontaneity is an essential ingredient of the jazz idiom.
Since no intervals larger than a 6th are used, these are good for small hands. Offers a lot of variety. Late elementary.
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Covers a wide range of the keyboard using 5-finger patterns. Easy rhythms with no 16ths or triplets. Its variety of styles has something for everyone. The four volumes are designed to benefit any student in the mastery of crucial elements of technique, to learn to play well both technically and musically, and to think and listen from the twin standpoints of facility and tone production.
Teaching Musical Fingers -- A Handbook for Teachers, stresses points to consider in teaching the exercises, as well as musical and technical attitudes to foster and develop. Publisher: Summy-Birchard Inc. Students will find it easy to relate to the "picture title" of each solo in order to determine its mood, style, and tempo.
By interjecting their own musical ideas such as dynamics, lyrics, rubato, etc. Students will also be inspired to become more thoughtful and expressive musicians. Book 1 includes 11 pieces for the late elementary to early intermediate pianist. These pieces will inspire students to become more thoughtful and expressive musicians.
Book 2 includes 10 pieces for the intermediate pianist. Students will experience culture from around the world as they are guided on a musical tour through Spain, England, Australia, Mexico, Japan and the United States. The changes of season are represented in three romantic, lyrical movements. The scales used in the pieces are introduced with fingerings, and excerpts from the pieces are used in sight-reading examples.
What makes this book truly different, however, is the accompanying compact disc that features wonderfully orchestrated background tracks recorded at two different tempos that can be used for practice and performance. Each movement visits a different city and its highlights.
Dayton, the birthplace of the Wright Brothers, is depicted in "Taking Flight," a lyrical piece with a soaring melody over an ostinato bass. The series introduces basic technical skills and expands the student's knowledge of style, form and artistic ideas. The Repertoire Book provides newly composed music which reviews the techniques being taught, and bridges the gap between early levels of method books and intermediate masterwork repertoire.
Repertoire Book 2 includes 15 original pieces that reflect the four stylistic periods and incorporate the technical skills learned in the companion book. Each lesson is presented in an instructional and enjoyable way demonstrating the building blocks for each pattern, providing brief instructions, and finally, an opportunity to apply what's been learned in a delightful musical selection.
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