Classical Jazz Rags Blues Book 1

Classical melodies from piano, opera and orchestral literature are revisited in this unique series.

Classical Jazz  Rags   Blues  Book 1

Classical melodies from piano, opera and orchestral literature are revisited in this unique series. 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. Titles: * Blues for Dolores * Blues March * Italian Jazz * Jazz Etude * Jazzy German Dance * Jazzy Spanish Song * Lullaby Jazz * Minuet in Jazz * Ragtime Can-Can * Ragtime Prelude

Jazz Rags and Blues Book 1

An excellent way to introduce your students to this distinctive American contribution to 20th century music. The CD includes dynamic recordings of each song in the book.

Jazz  Rags and Blues  Book 1

Jazz, Rags & Blues, Books 1 through 5 contain original solos for late elementary to early advanced-level pianists that reflect the various styles of the jazz idiom. An excellent way to introduce your students to this distinctive American contribution to 20th century music. The CD includes dynamic recordings of each song in the book. "This is a great way for students that aren't keen on classical music to discover an appreciation for the timeless melodies." -Jean Ritter, Progressions

Jazz Rags and Blues Bk 5

"This is a great way for students that aren't keen on classical music to discover an appreciation for the timeless melodies.

Jazz  Rags and Blues  Bk 5

Due to numerous piano teacher and student requests, Martha Mier has written Book 5 in her best-selling Jazz, Rags & Blues series. Titles: Blue Interlude * Hot Potato Rag * Jazz Finale * Memphis Blues * Opening Night Jazz * Persnickety Rag * River City Blues * Steamboat Jazz. "This is a great way for students that aren't keen on classical music to discover an appreciation for the timeless melodies." -Jean Ritter, Progressions "Hot Potato Rag," "Persnickety Rag," and "River City Blues" are Federation Festivals 2014-2016 selections.

Classical Jazz Rags Blues Book 3

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Classical Jazz  Rags   Blues  Book 3

Classical melodies from piano, opera and orchestral literature are revisited in this unique series. 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. Titles: * Austrian Jazz Dance * Blue Rhapsody * Bluesy Etude * Cool Etude * The Jazzy Mountain King * Parisian Jazz * Ragtime in Baroque Style * Ragtime Symphony * Rockin' Russian Song * Russian Blues

Classical Jazz Rags Blues Book 2

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Classical Jazz  Rags   Blues  Book 2

Classical melodies from piano, opera and orchestral literature are revisited in this unique series. 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. Titles: * Hungarian Jazz Dance * Jazz Solo * June Blues * The Ragtime Farmer * Ragtime for Elise * Ragtime Minuet * Santa Lucia Rag * Solfegietto Jazz * Venetian Blues.

Classical Jazz Rags Blues Book 4

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Classical Jazz  Rags   Blues  Book 4

Classical melodies from piano, opera and orchestral literature are revisited in this unique series. 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. Titles: * Bagatelle Swing * Ecossaise Rag * German Dance Rag * Jazz in A Minor * Lullaby in Blue * Ragtime Sonatina * Sheherazade Jazz

Christmas Jazz Rags Blues Book 5

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Christmas Jazz  Rags   Blues  Book 5

Students will be inspired and motivated by the syncopated rhythms and the colorful, rich harmonies of jazz. Detailed articulation, dynamic and pedal markings create a thoughtful and thorough performance. Titles: * Away in a Manger * Deck the Halls * God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen * Go Tell It on the Mountain * Hark! the Herald Angels Sing * O Come, All Ye Faithful * Toyland * We Wish You a Merry Christmas

Musical Impressions Book 1

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Musical Impressions  Book 1

Musical Impressions was written to provide pianists with the experience of playing in a variety of styles. Capturing the essence of different styles is an important aspect of pianistic development. Jazz styles, romantic ballads, mysterious sounds, and more are found in this series, providing pianists of any age with pieces in many moods. Titles: * Armadillo Rag * Brazilian Maracas * Butterflies and Rainbows * Castle by the Sea * Chocolate Smoothie * Drum Beats * Hot Air Balloon Ride * Hound Dog Blues * Mariachi Band * What's That Noise? * Whistle-Stop Boogie

The Northern Prairie

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The Northern Prairie

A three-movement suite, Melody Bober’s musical tour of the northern prairie states takes you from a playful "Prairie Stomp" to an expressive, lyrical "Minnesota Morning," and comes to a dramatic close with a furious "Blizzard."

Jazz Rags Blues Book 3

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Jazz  Rags   Blues  Book 3

Jazz, Rags & Blues, Book 3 contains original solos for intermediate to late intermediate-level pianists that reflect the various styles of the jazz idiom. An excellent way to introduce your students to this distinctive American contribution to 20th century music.

Southwest Landscapes

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Southwest Landscapes

The spirit of the Southwest comes alive in this imaginative duet suite by Melody Bober. Intermediate students will enjoy this descriptive tribute through its three movements: "Colorado River Rapids," "Sedona Sun," and "Majestic Grand Canyon."

Jazz Rags Blues Book 4

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Jazz  Rags   Blues  Book 4

Jazz, Rags & Blues, Book 4 contains original solos for late intermediate-level pianists that reflect the various styles of the jazz idiom. An excellent way to introduce your students to this distinctive American contribution to 20th century music.

Professional Piano Teaching Volume 1 Elementary Levels

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Professional Piano Teaching  Volume 1   Elementary Levels

Professional Piano Teaching offers a practical guide to the art of piano teaching. Volume 1, now available as an updated second edition, is an excellent introduction to the profession of teaching piano. This revised second edition has been expanded to include chapters on teaching adult students and teaching popular, sacred, and other familiar music. Designed to serve as a basic text for a first-semester or lower-division piano pedagogy course, it provides an overview of learning principles and a thorough approach to essential aspects of teaching elementary-level students. Special features include discussions on how to teach, not just what to teach; numerous musical examples; chapter summaries; and suggested projects for new and experienced teachers. Topics: * The Art of Professional Piano Teaching * Principles of Learning * Beginning Methods * Teaching Beginners and Elementary Students * Teaching Rhythm and Reading * Teaching Technique and Musical Sound Development * Elementary Performance and Study Repertoire * Developing Musicality in Elementary Students * Group Teaching * Teaching Preschoolers * Teaching Adults * Teaching Popular, Sacred, and Other Familiar Music * The Business of Piano Teaching * Evaluation of Teaching

Jazz Rags Blues for Two Book 4

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Jazz  Rags   Blues for Two  Book 4

Book 4 of this series continues with four duets in jazz, rags, and blues styles. The duets are slightly longer than the duets in books 1 through 3, creating a satisfying performance experience for advancing students. "These duets would be a great addition to any recital or performance experience is excellent for sight reading at a lesson with the teacher; or used to provide personal pleasure as the music is shared with the duet partner." Jean Ritter, Progressions

Jazz Rags Blues for Two Book 3

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Jazz  Rags   Blues for Two  Book 3

The variety of styles and sounds continues in Book 3 of this series with six all-new duets. Fans of Martha Mier’s jazz, rags, and blues compositions will be delighted with these pieces written for intermediate to late-intermediate pianists of all ages. "These duets would be a great addition to any recital or performance experience is excellent for sight reading at a lesson with the teacher; or used to provide personal pleasure as the music is shared with the duet partner." Jean Ritter, Progressions

Romantic Sketches Book 1

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Romantic Sketches  Book 1

The solos in Romantic Sketches, Book 1, will delight pianists who favor the Romantic style. Playing with musical expression is an important skill used in making music and is much more than just playing the notes on the printed page. Music written in the Romantic style is the perfect choice for developing this skill. These short, musical sketches will encourage students to play with nuance and sensitivity. Titles: * A Fond Farewell * Little Song * Medieval Festival * Morning Light * The Perfect Rose * Promises * Shadow Dance * Special Moments * Starlight Prelude * A Story from Long Ago * Summertime Waltz * Sun Showers

Sleigh Ride Duet Fantasy

Book 3 includes apaso doble, big bandswing, samba, and Broadway dance. Book 1 (EI/I) . ... Rags & Blues for Two (Mier) The magic of Martha Mier's Jazz, Rags & Blues is back in this series—Jazz, Rags & Blues for Two.

Sleigh Ride Duet Fantasy

Leroy Anderson's "Sleigh Ride" is a holiday favorite, and this setting for advanced piano duet gives it a fresh twist. It begins with Anderson's jingling melody and some musical banter between the primo and secondo players, and then it launches into a series of variations that take the listener on a journey through a variety of styles, from gently swirling, impressionistic arpeggios to a triumphant coda with brilliant, virtuosic passagework. Audiences will enjoy a number of other musical surprises along the way.

Saturday Sleigh Ride

Book 3 includes a paso doble, big band swing, samba, and Broadway dance. Book 1 (EI/I) . ... Rags & Blues for Two (Mier) The magic of Martha Mier's Jazz, Rags & Blues is back in this series—Jazz, Rags & Blues for Two.

Saturday Sleigh Ride

Late-intermediate students will love to play this duet in a fast 4/4 meter that flies back and forth over the keys, first in D minor and then in D major. The melody and the accompaniment alternate between primo and secondo, and phrases featuring staccato and legato are frequently traded back and forth. Some syncopation and accents add rhythmic variety. This duet is sure to be a favorite with students and audiences alike!

Ukrainian Bell Carol

Book 1 includes a French waltz, a jig, a tap dance, and a Baroque dance. Book 2 includes a Charleston, ... Rags & Blues for Two (Mier) The magic of Martha Mier's Jazz, Rags & Blues is back in this series—Jazz, Rags & Blues for Two.

Ukrainian Bell Carol

This piano-duet rendition of the "Ukrainian Bell Carol" is a sure-fire audience winner. Written as free variations, the traditional melody undergoes several transformations---from a lighthearted polka to a brilliantly intense, virtuosic finale. Along the way, the players navigate crossed-hand playing, scales, trills, arpeggios, octave passages, exciting rhythms, and changes of meter. Audiences will enjoy a number of other musical surprises.

Bella Tarantella

Book 3 includes a paso doble, big band swing, samba, and Broadway dance. Book 1 (EI/I) . ... Rags & Blues for Two (Mier) The magic of Martha Mier's Jazz, Rags & Blues is back in this series—Jazz, Rags & Blues for Two.

Bella Tarantella

Bella Tarantella dances its way onto the stage with finesse and excitement. Alternating between crisp staccato chords and a graceful twirling melody, a wonderful texture is formed right from the start of this fabulous duet in A minor! Featuring a lively 6/8 meter, strikingly contrasting dynamics, and a grand ending, this piece is sure to captivate all who take part in its dance. Careful attention to creating smooth passages and the wonderful effect of differing dynamics will yield a perfectly lively tarantella!