The Best of Martha Mier

Author: Martha Mier
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company
ISBN: 0739016407
Release Date: 1996-04-01
Genre: Music

Late-elementary and early-intermediate piano students will enjoy the seven solos in Book 2. Taco Rock, Appaloosa Pony and Lady Brittany's Ballad are just three of the popular solos in this collection. The variety of music in this collection will be appealing to students at this level.

Album for the Young Op 39

Author: Piotr Ilytch Tchaïkovski
ISBN: 1854722050
Release Date: 1989-06-29

Tchaikovsky sub-titled this collection, first published in 1878, '24 easy pieces (a la Schumann)'. Like his predecessor, Tchaikovsky had the innate ability of writing for young people without writing down to them, as illustrated here with this set of charming and characteristic miniatures.

Piano Specimen Sight Reading Tests Grade 5

Author: Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Great Britain)
ISBN: 1860969097
Release Date: 2008-07
Genre: Piano

This volume contains valuable practice material for candidates preparing for the ABRSM Grade 5 Piano exams. The book is written in attractive and approachable styles and representative of the technical level expected in the exam.

Jazz Piano Scales

Author: Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Great Britain)
Publisher: ABRSM Exam Pieces
ISBN: 1860960081
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Jazz

"...Will develop the technical skills you need to play jazz. It introduces patterns characteristic of the idiom, like the blues scale, the ♭3 pentatonic and various modes. It also explores these patterns on the roots and key centres commonly found in jazz. Regular and flexible practice of these forms, and using them as the basis for improvisation, will give you fluency and technical control and make your playing sound effortless and relaxed...sets out the scales by grade and gives a table of recommended speeds..."--back cover.

Practical Musicianship

Author: Catherine Dale
Publisher: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
ISBN: 0859584992
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Music