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SAMPLER

Celebration Series, 2015 Edition

The finest instrument


is the mind.
Teaching from the Celebration Series is a
great pleasure. Each piece in the series has
been carefully selected for its musical value
and sound editorial practice guides students
to informed, stylistic performances.
Marvin Blickenstaff, Past President
Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy
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Contents
Piano Repertoire and Etudes Samples
Preparatory A The Haunted Harp Christine Donkin 4
Jazz Blast Nancy and Randall Faber 4
Rowing Round John Milligan 4
Spiders Web Linda Niamath 4
Thunderstorm Dianne Goolkasian Rahbee 4
Preparatory B Starfish at Night Anne Crosby Gaudet 5
The Calico Cat Helen Marlais 5
Distant Chimes Jon George 5
Arietta in C Major, op. 42, no. 5 Muzio Clementi 5
A Little Joke, op. 39, no. 6 Dmitri Kabalevsky 5
Level 1 German Dance in D Major, Hob. IX:22, no. 2 Franz Joseph Haydn 6
Early One Morning arr. Frederick Silvester 6
Red Satin Jazz Martha Mier 6
Blinky the Robot David Carr Glover 6
Climb Up On an Elephant Nancy Telfer 7
Bears Linda Niamath 7
Young Ludwig Exploring Forrest Kinney 7
Drifting Clouds William Gillock 7
Hopscotch Boris Berlin 7
Level 2 Air in D Minor, ZT 676 Henry Purcell 8
Soldiers March, op. 68, no. 2 Robert Schumann 8
I Spy Melody Bober 8
Turkish Bazaar Mark Mrozinski 8
Periwinkle Twinkle Anne Crosby Gaudet 9
Courageous Cat Teresa Richert 9
E Dorian with Modulation Robert D. Vandall 9
Pinwheels Linda Niamath 9
Etude in C Major, op. 36, no. 22 Alexander Gedike 9
Level 3 Polonaise in G Minor, BWV Anh. 119 attr. Johann Sebastian Bach 10
Sonatina in G Major (I) Thomas Attwood 10
Arctic Voices Susan Griesdale 10
Zinc Pink Dennis Alexander 10
Allegro Moderato Bla Bartk 11
Variations on a Russian Folk Song Isaak Berkovich 11
The Butterfly Samuel Maykapar 11
In the Spirit Christopher Norton 11
Level 4 Minuet in G Major, BWV Anh. 116 attr. Johann Sebastian Bach 12
Sonatina in B flat Major, op. 12, no. 5 (I) James Hook 12
Old French Song, op. 39, no. 16 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 12
Chatter Emma Lou Diemer 12
Positively Swinging Christopher Norton 13
Reflections Dennis Alexander 13
Etude in G Major, op. 823, no. 53 Carl Czerny 13
Little Etude Bela Bartok 13
Level 5 Sonata in D Minor, K 34 Domenico Scarlatti 14
Sonatina in C Major, op. 36, no. 3 (III) Muzio Clementi 14
Sunset in Rio Mike Springer 14
No Worries Elissa Milne 14
Melancholy Reflections Mike Schoenmehl 15
Prelude in D flat Major Catherine Rollin 15
Dedication Grandaos 15
March of the Tin Soldiers Gnari Karganov 15
Allegro in D Major, op. 38, no. 28 Johann Wilhelm Hssler 15
Level 6 Sarabande in D Minor George Frideric Handel 16
As Swift as a Deer Daniel Gottlob Trk 16
Sonatina No. 3 in A Minor Georg Anton Benda 16
Sentimental Waltz, op. 50, no. 13 Franz Schubert 16
Douglas Firs Stephen Chatman 17
Secrets Amy Beach 17
Toccatina, op. 27, no. 12 Dmitri Kabalevsky 17
Dancing Scales John Burge 17
Level 7 Invention No. 8 in F Major, BWV 779 Johann Sebastian Bach 18
Viennese Sonatina in A Major (I) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 18
Consolation, op. 30, no. 3 Felix Mendelssohn 18
Rock Zone Robert Vandall 18
Pajaro triste Federico Mompou 19
Tickled Pink David L. McIntyre 19
Mixed-up Rag Tony Caramia 19
Etude of Alternating Double Notes Donald Waxman 19
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Level 8 Solfeggio in C Minor, Wq 117/2, H 220 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach 20
Six Variations on a Swiss Folk Song, WoO 64 Ludwig van Beethoven 20
Mazurka in A Minor, op. 7, no. 2 Frdric Chopin 20
In Evening Air Aaron Copland 20
Three in Blue No. 1 Ann Southam 21
Shooting Stars in Summer Naoko Ikeda 21
The Storm, op. 109, no. 13 Johann Friedrich Burgmller 21
Dance of the Elves Gnari Karganov 21
Level 9 LEgyptienne Jean-Philippe Rameau 22
Sonata in A Major, Hob. XVI:12: I Franz Joseph Haydn 22
Butterfly, op. 43, no. 1 Edvard Grieg 22
Golliwoggs Cake-walk Claude Debussy 22
El viaje Astor Piazzolla 23
Monarchs Martha Hill Duncan 23
May Morning Charles Gounod 23
Etude in C Minor, op. 32, no. 34 Henri Bertini 23
Level 10 Prelude and Fugue in B flat Major, BWV 866 Johann Sebastian Bach 24
Rondo in D Major, K 485 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 24
Cancin y danza VI Federico Mompou 24
Vogel als Prophet, op. 82, no. 7 Robert Schumann 24
Polonaise in A Major, op. 40, no. 1 Frdric Chopin 25
Juba Nathaniel Dett 25
The Brook Edward MacDowell 25
Spring Celebration Stephen Chatman 25
Piano Repertoire List 28
Piano Etudes List 30
Four Star Sight Reading and Ear Tests, 2015 Edition 32
Technical Requirements for Piano, 2015 Edition 32

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Introduction to

Celebration Series , 2015 Edition

Celebration Series, 2015 Edition is a comprehensive series of graded repertoire and etudes
for piano. This outstanding collection of music from the Baroque era to the present day
provides thoroughly engaging teaching and learning materials. Each book includes
high-quality recordings, easily accessible online, to inspire students and teachers.

Piano Repertoire
Preparatory A to Level 10
The Piano Repertoire books provide a representative ultimate resource for examinations, recitals, festivals,
collection of pieces from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, competitions, auditions, and personal enjoyment.
and contemporary style periods. These volumes are the

Piano Etudes
Levels 1 to 10
The Piano Etudes books are designed to help students Czerny, Burgmller, and Heller, along with contemporary
gradually master a variety of technical challenges. Each book character pieces.
contains pieces from well-known etude composers including

Recordings
Preparatory A to Level 10
These recordings provide superb, reliable, representative for style-appropriate performance practice and inspiration,
interpretations of the complete works from the Piano recordings are easily accessible online.
Repertoire and Piano Etudes books. An invaluable resource

The twelve individual levels of the Celebration Series, 2015 Edition are grouped into three categories:
PreparatoryLevel 4: Elementary
Levels 58: Intermediate
Levels 910: Advanced

The pieces in each Piano Repertoire book from Levels 1 to 10 are subdivided into lists, according to stylistic period.
Level List A List B List C List D List E
Levels 12 Baroque Romantic, 20th-, Inventions
and Classical and 21st-century
Repertoire Repertoire
Levels 37 Baroque Classical and Romantic, 20th-,
Repertoire Classical-style and 21st-century
Repertoire Repertoire
Levels 89 Baroque Classical Romantic Post-Romantic,
Repertoire Repertoire Repertoire 20th-, and 21st-
century Repertoire
Level 10 Works by Classical Romantic Post-Romantic, 20th- and 21st-
J.S. Bach Repertoire Repertoire Impressionist, and century Repertoire
Early 20th-century
Repertoire
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Preparatory A

8 13
The Haunted Harp Jazz Blast
Christine Donkin Nancy Faber (b. 1955) and
Creepily q = 108 116 (b. 1976) Randall Faber (b. 1954)

& 46 . b b b. . . b b
1

p F p Fast, with zip q = 144 160


4
6
& 4 # 3 # . . # # . & 44 b
3 1 1 2 1
b . b
. . . . > b .
f
? 44 . w w
Hold down damper pedal throughout


1
5

b b
& b . .
4


F f dim.

& . . # # # . 5


b .
3
& b b . Thunderstorm

. . . .
24

>
? . #
Dianne Goolkasian Rahbee
(b. 1938)

& b b . .
7


3 Play these three elements as many times as you wish in any arrangement you like.

b b
Make your own storm!

p cresc.
? # # # . # # .
1. Rain Drops

& . & . . . .
RH
4 3 2 1

&

1
9

& LH .1 b.2 .3 .4
b
P f
b b bw. > slowly and. gradually get faster and faster, louderandlouder.
? b . The rain can. begin gently#and
1

& . b b .
10 Repeat this pattern as many times as you like, using dierent octaves on the keyboard.
1
.
f
5 2 2 3

# # #w.
rit.

& # 3 # . .
3 2. Thunder

Source: Jumping in the Mud


?
Source: Piano Adventures: Lesson Book, Level 2A (2nd Edition)
Copyright 2011 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Copyright 1993 Faber Piano Adventures. Used with permission of the publisher.


Hold down damper pedal. Using the palm of both hands, reach down to the
lowest notes on the keyboard and play loudly a cluster of notes all together.

20 19
Spiders Web 3. Rowing Round
Lightning

do ~~~

san ~~
& ~~~g~li~s~~~
Linda Niamath John Milligan
(b. 1939) Brightly h. = 80 88 (b. 1942)

& 43 .
1

. .
Slowly, with suspense q = 92 104
P With your right hand palm-up, use the nails of the second, third,

& 44
2


j
w ? 43
and fourth fingers to play the glissando on the highest notes of the keyboard.


You may begin and end on any notes you like.
p
4
& 4 # 1 # # # # #
# # Source: Pictures and Beyond, book 1
Copyright 2005 Dianne Goolkasian Rahbee (BMI). All rights assigned in 2012 to Frank J. Hackinson Publishing Co. (BMI). International copyright
LH legato secured. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission.
5

& . .

? .
cresc.

. .
& w w
4
j j 5

& # # # # # # # 3

2
9


1 1
& .
F
? . . . .
4
2 2

1

. U
w
7

&
rit. F
U 1
. .
2 3
13

& # # # # # #w # . & #
>
? .
1
3
.
Source: In My Garden
Copyright 1996 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Copyright 1993 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Celebration Series, 2015 Edition 5
Preparatory B

5
Starfish at Night
& w w w #w #w #w w
whole-tone scale

Anne Crosby Gaudet


(b. 1968)

~~~
Mysteriously q = 80 88

~~~
& 43 ~~~~~~ ~~~~~~
* black-key glissando

.
# ~~~~~~ .
# ~~~~~~

? 43 &
3 . .

Hold down damper pedal throughout

4
# 2 # #
5
3

2
& # # #
F p F
.
& 1
1 2 1 . 1
3

# 2 # # # 4 # 2
10


2
& # # # # #
p

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#. 1 2 4
4

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~~~~
U
#
14

&
2

#. &
# . ~~~~~

? U
&
3 . .

*glissando may continue as high on the keyboard as the performer wishes
Source: Freddie the Frog
Copyright 1997 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

15 17
Arietta in C Major A Little Joke
op. 42, no. 5 op. 39, no. 6
Muzio Clementi Dmitri Kabalevsky
(17521832) (19041987)

. . .
. . .
Allegretto q = 96 108 Scherzando q = 100 126

. . . .
. .
& 42
& 42
1 1

p F
? 42 2
& 4 . .
1
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5


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5


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9

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1

3

5

4
&
. . . . -. -. -
3
17 13

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f
? b
& . . <
2 5 1 . . < -
Left-hand quarter notes may be played detached.
Source: Introduction to the Art of Playing the Piano Forte, op. 42 (1801, revised 1826). Clementi also used this theme in the Piano Sonata in G Major, op. 1, Source: 24 Pieces for Children, op. 39 (1943)
no. 2, and in the Piano Sonata in D Major, op. 22, no. 1. Copyright 1945 (renewed) G. Schirmer, Inc. (ASCAP). International copyright secured. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission.
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Level 1

4 16
German Dance in D Major Early One Morning
Hob. IX:22, no. 2
Franz Joseph Haydn Traditional English song


Allegro ma non troppo q = 144 160 (17321809) arr. Frederick Silvester
4 2
5 Moderato q = 80 88

# #
5

2

& # 43 & 42
3 2 1 4 1 3 2


1

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1
1
1
1
2
5 5

Source: Legacy Collection, vol. 5


Source: Ballo Tedescho per il cembalo, Hob. IX:22 Arrangement copyright 1968 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

24 30
Red Satin Jazz Blinky the Robot
Martha Mier David Carr Glover
(b. 1936) (19251988)
%
Allegro q = 144 160 Very mechanical march tempo q = 88 96 5 5
. .
1

.
3 3

& 44 & 44
2


1 2 1 1

# ww
P . . . w
F F.
? 44 . j w . b j . ? 44
b . . . . . . . . . . . .
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5

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13 13

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4
Source: Premier Piano Course: Jazz, Rags & Blues 2B Source: Favorite Contest Winners
Copyright 2013 Alfred Music. All rights reserved. Copyright 2012 Belwin-Mills Publishing Corp., a division of Alfred Music. All rights reserved.
Celebration Series, 2015 Edition 7
Level 1

21 22
Climb up on an Elephant Bears
Mont sur un lphant
French Canadian folk song Linda Niamath
arr. Nancy Telfer Plodding q. = 54 58 5 (b. 1939)
Awkwardly q. = 72 88 5 5 5 5 3

... ... > b


3 2 5
> b b > n b
3 2
? b b 68
1

. . .. . >. b > ... > ..


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3

1 1 1 1
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1

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2 . . . ? 68
5 1 3 1 3 5 2 . . . . . . . .
5 5
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2

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1
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5


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con pedale
5
3
>
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1

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3 4
5
.
Source: My Bark Canoe Source: A Zoo for You
Copyright 1986, 1996 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Copyright 1983 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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Etude no. 9 Hopscotch
Boris Berlin
(19072001)
Lively q = 160 168

# 3
3 3 3

& 44
1 2 3 1

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.

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3 -2 - 3 2

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4 4

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11
Etude no. 8 Drifting Clouds
# 3 3 . . . 3
3

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8
2

& -
William Gillock

-
Andante q = 76 84 (19171993)
4
#
& 43
2 3

.. - p - - P -
?#
p
2
&
-3
LH 3
..
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3 1 2 2
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4 2
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5

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12

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5

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simile

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1 5
4

Source: Legacy Collection, vol. 1: ElementaryLate Elementary Piano Solos


Copyright the estate of Boris Berlin. Reprinted by permission.
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Level 2

10 13
Air in D Minor Soldiers March
ZT 676 op. 68, no. 2
Henry Purcell Robert Schumann
(16591695) Munter und straff * 5 (18101856)
j 1j 2
q 2 4 3
# j
= 112 120 3 2
j
1

& b 43 # & 42 .. ..
3 3 4


f f J J J J J J
# f
? b 43 # n b # ? # 42 . J .
J J J J J J J J
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5

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4

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*vigorous and strict


Source: Album fr die Jugend (Album for the Young), op. 68 (1848)

28 30
I Spy Turkish Bazaar
Melody Bober Mark Mrozinski
Animated q = 84 92
>
b n b n b b b b n b
March-like q = 152 160 (b. 1955) 3 (b. 1964)

& 44 & b b 42
5

n b b n b b
3 3 3


f f rit.

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3

b
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5 2 5

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4 a tempo

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11

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1

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2

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3

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LH

& ww w b
1
5
For examinations, play all repeats.

Source: Grand Solos for Piano, book 4 Source: Celebrate Piano! Lesson and Musicianship 4
Copyright 2008 Alfred Music. All rights reserved. Copyright 2004 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Celebration Series, 2015 Edition 9
Level 2

34 38
Periwinkle Twinkle Invention no. 5 Courageous Cat
Anne Crosby Gaudet Teresa Richert
(b. 1968) q (b. 1964)
Light and joyful q = 116 126 4 = 96 108

& b 43
2

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2 3 3
b
. . . . . b n #
P F P
? 44 ? b 43 #
. b n 1 2 1 . . . b n
5
4

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3

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2 4
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b b
2 2

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4


1 3 1

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p P
4
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2 5

b b > n n
1
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J J
7

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P f
12
3

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. b n . . . . b . . . b > n

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4

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15

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rit.

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. b n . b n . .
> . 3 2

Source: Tunes in Bloom Source: Copycat Copycat


Copyright 2015 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Copyright 2014 Teresa Richert. Reprinted by permission of the composer.

10 4
Etude no. 7 Pinwheels Etude no. 1 Etude in C Major
op. 36, no. 22
Linda Niamath Alexander Gedike
(b. 1939) (18771957)
Allegro h = 84 96
. .
& 44 .
3 1 2
.
q 4 2
# 3
Smoothly and brightly = 138 152

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1 3
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f
P F P 4
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3
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Etude no. 14

F4 3 P F P (b. 1944) . .
.
Robert D. Vandall 1 2
13
3 5

&
4 2

## # 2 1 # ?
RH
.
q

.
Allegretto = 88 96

4 . .
& & 4 2 1 # # F
p cresc. RH LH
3 1
.
2 1 2
&
4 3
. # 2.
simile

?4 .
cresc.

4 . . .

2 1

1 4

1 4
5

# 4 .
LH

& # . . n .
13

.
5

17
2
b
5 1 5 1 4
4 3 &
2 # 1 . .

2
F
1
P .
f
#
5

?& #
b . . . .
# 1
p & ? .

2
4 3

?
2
cresc. 4 cresc. 2 5 3


Source: Surprises Source: Sixty Simple Piano Pieces for Beginners, op. 36
Copyright 2005 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Copyright G. Schirmer, Inc. (ASCAP). International copyright secured. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission.
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7 18
Polonaise in G Minor Sonatina in G Major
BWV Anh. 119 I
attr. Johann Sebastian Bach Thomas Attwood
(16851750) (17651838)
Allegretto q = 126 138
#4
2

& 4
3
.
q


= 88 96

b3
1 3


2
..
1

& b 4 .
2 1

F
F ? # 44
? b b 43 # n .
.
5

1 3

3 4
5 4 1 3 4 3 #
2
b 1
& b .. .

2 3 4


5 4

3

&
j

f F f

? b b .. .
?#
5
4 1 5 5
2 3

2
b 3
9 3 1 1

&b
2
# #
7 4

&
1 2 1 2 3 2 1

P
p
? bb
5
? #
3 1 1 1
2 2
4

b 2
3 1 3 2 3

& b
13 1
..

#
# 4
1 3 4
F f p
10

&
4

? bb ..

1 ?#
2
3

Left-hand quarter notes may be played detached. The wedges (mm. 11 and 13) are equivalent to staccato dots.
Source: Notenbuch der Anna Magdalena Bach Source: Easy Progressive Lessons

23 38
Arctic Voices Zinc Pink
Susan Griesdale Presto q. + q = 56 60 Dennis Alexander
5

^ U. ^ U.
Slow, expansive, majestic, barren, stark* q = 56 60

...
(b. 1950) 3 (b. 1947)

2
U
#
& 44 43 & # 85
3

. . . . . . . n . . . .
. . . .
p p F
? 44 U U ## 5 . U
. .. ..
bb bb bb - ww bb bb bb - ww 43 & 8 . ? . n
n n
- 41 - 31
2 - - 1 1 1
5 5 4 5

4 j
distant
j
b 2 U
5
5 1 b b
44 b 44 bn -
4 2 3
U U
& 43 # 42 43
5 1 1
> >

n f subito # . . . . . . . . . n . . . . . .
P P
5

b
? 43 b .. 44 b j b . n
U U U & # .
42 44 43
n # ..
& bb n 1 p
.
? # # ..
poco rit.
1 2 4 5 4
. . .
5 5
&
. n . n . n
bb bb bb
1 4 2 3

b - b -
5
b. .
1 1

& 43 b . bb .
44
10 1
b
3
b b
p P
bb .. . .
& 43 .. b .
44
a tempo

.
5


?
# # # ...
U
. .
1
b 1 .. n 1 .. . . j
9 5

5
& J . . ?
3 5 4

U

^ U. ^ U. # .
b b J
bw & # .. . . j
& 44 b w 43 b b .
15

1
4

p p
? 44 U U
bb bb bb - ww bb bb bb - ww 43
-- - -
. . n b n 1
5
. . b b
3

? ## n b
12 1

5 j
distant
j J &
.
5

bb .
1 1 b b
U U U
bb ..
.
3

& 43 42
19
1 > >
.
# b b .
& # . bb ..
?
bb ..

b.
? 43 b . b .. bb ..
U
24
U
U

J 1
4

1 1 1
5 4 5

* The timing should be very free. Play slowly, phrase by phrase.


Source: Arctic Voices Source: A Splash of Color, book 2
Copyright 2012 Susan Griesdale. Reprinted by permission of the composer. Copyright 1990 Alfred Music. All rights reserved.
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30 24
Allegro moderato Variations on a Russian Folksong
Bla Bartk Isaak Berkovich
(18811945) Theme (19021972)
Allegro moderato q = 104 112 Allegretto q = 80 88
# 2 #2
5 1 4

& #4 & 4
3 2 1 3 2 1 2 1 3 3

. . - .
. . - <
p grazioso < P cantabile
? # # 42 . . . #
& 42 1 3 1
1 1 1 2
5 3 5
3 2 2 1 4
5 5 4 5

# 3 . . -
-3
.
5 2 1 4 1 2 2

& # .
1 2

. - . . . #
-
7

&
. .
? ## # p
# ? ?
1 1 1 1
& & 1
2
2 3 2 4 2

5 5 5 3

# .
Sostenuto 4 5

. . .
9 3 2 1 1

& # .
1 2

. . . Variation I


Allegretto

#2 3 j
rit. 13

? ## & 4
3


espressivo

1 1

# P
2 2
4 5

## & 42 # j #
Tempo I

13
4 3 2 1 4

& . . - . 1
. . . .
1 1

. < <
5

? ## . b .
leggiero

# 3
17

& j

3


2
4

## . . . .
17 Sostenuto

& . . . . #
? ?
& 1 # J & 1 # &


rit.

? ##
1

espressivo 5

1 1
3 2

# 3
5 5 21

& j
##
21 Tempo I

& . . .
. . . . - <
<
b # p ? ?
? ## . &
leggiero

1 # J & #
1
2 1 2
5 4
Source: For Children, vol. 1, no. 15 (revised edition, 1945) Copyright G. Schirmer, Inc. (ASCAP). International copyright secured. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission.

11 20
Etude no. 8 The Butterfly Etude no. 17 In the Spirit
op. 28, no. 12
Samuel Maykapar Christopher Norton
Allegro grazioso e volante q = 112 120 (18671938) (b. 1953)
.
3
j n . .
5 1 Easily q = 126 138, swing eighths

. . . b 1 2
& b b 44 . .
3 1

& b 42 J J J . . . w w
p leggiero # - F P
. # . w . .
.
2

2 J ? b b 44 w . .
b
& 4 J b 1 5 .1 2 .1 . 3 1
LH

2 2 2 2
4 4 2

j . n . -
. . b
5

. b
2

.
5

& b b . .
3 1 2 2

. . w . # > n
5

&b J J w
J
j
.
F P F
. # . ? b b ww .
2

. - .
.
.
. b . ww
poco cresc.

&b J J .
LH

J b 1 .
2 1 2 2 2
5

. . . . . . b j 3 >. . 4
5

10

& b b . jn . n
2
b
1 2 1 2 1
J J J
9 2

&b J J J #
j
. . .
3

. . . . w .
# - n - ? bb # w #
dim.

&b b nw n n w .
1 1 1
2 3 2 2 1
4 3

-
. . . . .
U
b . .
15 Fine 4

&bb w
13

&b J J J J J
p P
. .
.
&b . # - n . . #U- ? bb . ww w
b . .
. w
1
2 1
3
1
3 2
4
5

. U
. j .
1
. - . . b n . j.
. j.
1 D.C. al Fine

.
2
.
3
b j

20


4 2
J & b b
# j

17

&b J j.
a tempo

J
#
n
. # .
. -
U

2
n www ww
LH

? bb . . www
poco rit.

&b J J
2
J
1
b 5 w
2
5

Source: Christopher Norton Connections for Piano 3


Source: Bagatelles, op. 28 Copyright 2007 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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8 15
Minuet in G Major Sonatina in B flat Major
BWV Anh. 116 op. 12, no. 5
attr. Johann Sebastian Bach I James Hook
(16851750) Allegro q = 88 96 (17461827)
31 4 5 b
q 2 4

1 b 2
= 116 126
#3 1
3 1

1

&b 4
4

& 4
F f
F
? # 43 ? b b 42 n

2 1

1
2 4

4 31 21 42
# 3 b .. ..
6 4
2
5 4
&b
1 1 2

& .
F p
?#
4


? bb n .. ..
3 1
2
4
4 2

1
5
2 4
# b
9 12 5

&b
2 1 1 5

&
P f
?# ? bb




3 4
3 1

# 5 b b
&b
17
5
13

..
3 1 3
& .
F f
? bb
3

?# .. n
3
4 3
2

1 1 1 5 2 1 5
4
4
2 2 4
# b
17 3 23 1

& .. &b ..

F p
? bb
? # .. # # ..

1 1
2 4

Source: Notenbuch der Anna Magdalena Bach Source: Twelve Sonatinas, op. 12

19 34
Old French Song Chatter
op. 39, no. 16
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Emma Lou Diemer
(18401893) Lively q = 126 138 (b. 1927)
. . . . . . n 1. . . . . . . n .
5

. .
Molto moderato q = 76 84 2 4

b 1 . . 3
3 1

& 44

& b 42 j 42
2

J J
p F f F f

? b b 42
1

& 44 # # 42
3
5 . 1
. . . . . . 2
. . . . . . . . .
5 5

b r 2 . J . J
7

& b .. . j
5 2 1
3 5 4
& 42 44
3 2 1

#
? b b # . . . # # . . . # >
F >

. . .
? 4 n . . . # > n . . . >
. . . #
brillante

& 42
1 1
2
# # # 4
3

1 2 3 # 1 4
1

b r
&b
14

.
1 5
..
J
p . . . .
? b b . . .
.

.
# . . .
6
3
?
& . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
2 1 2 .
F F
1 2 1

.
. . . . . # . . . . . . . . # . .
4 ? # #
b j 3
. 2
20 1 2

& b . j
3

J # ..
1
3

. F p
. . #

? b b . J 5
2
> > >
? # # # # # #
3 1 1 1
2 1 2 5 3 8
5 1 2 3 5

& #
5
# . # . # . .
4 .. 1 r .
5
b . .
&b
26
1 2 4
sempre dim.

J J ? . . .
. . . . &
. . .
? b b
# ..
1
1 5
5

Original title: Mlodie antique franaise Source: Reaching Out


Source: Album for the Young, op. 39 Copyright 2004 The FJH Music Company Inc. (ASCAP). International copyright secured. All rights reserved. Used with permission.
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26 24
Positively Swinging Reflections
Christopher Norton Dennis Alexander
(b. 1953) Andante con moto q = 104 112 (b. 1947)
Energetically q = 132 144, swing eighths

4 #4

1


1
j & 4
3 4
&4 #
j b
j

F P P b
? 44 ? # 44
3 1
5 5 1 5 1 5 1

LH legato


#
4 1

&
4
2 2
jb j
4
& j b

F P F

? ?#


b 3 1
2 4
1
simile

# 1 5
#w
7
2

j j . &
8

j
4

& . . b
. . P
f P cresc. ?#
? 5
3 1
2 5 3 # 2 1 2
1
5

#
10

j. . . b 3 1 2 4
5
j. &
3 4

J J .
12


1
&
#
J J
f ? #
?

2
1
5

Source: Christopher Norton Connections for Piano 4. To access a complete listing of audio tracks for this collection, visit
www.christophernortonconnections.com and enter access code rtt4jgb5. Source: Especially for Adults, book 1
Copyright 2007 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Copyright 2007 Alfred Music. All rights reserved.

10 19
Etude no. 6 Etude in G Major Etude no. 13 Little Etude
op. 823, no. 53
Carl Czerny
Vivace q. = 60 69 Bla Bartk
. .
2 3 (17911857)

j 1
. .
3 2 3

1
j (18811945)
# #
. .
3
.
j3 1

& 38
#
2 1
Allegro risoluto q = 69 76

j
& b 42
1 2

p
? # 38 f
? b 42 j
5
5 4
#
j n . . j . . 4
. .
# j
J
5
#
&
1 2

&b 43
5


?# J

5
?b
. J 43
# . . . . .
3

3 3 3

J
9

& J 5 4

5 1 3
?# 5

& b 43
42
1 3
9 5
3

F
. ? b 43
# . . . 42 1 4
4

.
13 4 2 3

& J J .. 1 5
5 3 1
5 3

?#
..
J 5
1 3 5 1 3
5


43
2
12 2

&b . . .
- 4
.
2
2
4

# # j 1 f
17 4 5 2

. . . .
2 j
. . -
1

& .. ? b . . n
.
#

J 43 42
cresc.

? # ..
1 5 4
5 5 4
&
5 2


3

5

. 5
# # & b 42
16

b
2
3

. . . .
3 4 2 2 1 3
j j
# .
1
# #
.
21

& -
F
? b 42 . n . . n -

4
# J
?
&



5 1
5

Source: The Young Pianist, op. 823 Source: Mikrokosmos, book 3


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7 19
Sonata in D Minor Sonatina in C Major
K 34 op. 36, no. 3
Domenico Scarlatti III Muzio Clementi

3 1 2
Larghetto q = 92 100 (16851757) (17521832)
5 1 2 (a) . . .
Allegro q = 116 126

3 2
& 4 .
J
3

&b4
2 2 4 3 1

J J
F p f
? b 43 # & 42
3

j

4
1
2 5 5
2
3 4

3 5
1 1 2 1 2 1 3 2
(b)

n n
6

5 1
5

& b # # 4
6
#
& J . J
p J
p
?b n j j
&




M 1
4 .. ..
4 3 1 2
(c)

1 1 4 3 # 2 1 1 3 2 1 4
11
5

&b
3 3 3
# . . . .
J
j
#
1 4
11

&
1

F F

?b .. .. f
j
& j j ?
3



b n

b n b 1 3 2 3 b # 2 5
17

&b
p F j j
16 4
j .
3 1 2 3

& j
2 1
. . . . .
? b # # #

F
?

I
b # 1 b 4
# M
4 4
.
5

23

&b ..

. j 1 . . 1 3
22 5 2 3 4
1 3
# . .
2

?b ? .. &
& 3
Z p

3

? #
1

3 3 3

(a) & b or & b (b) & b # # (c) & b # . The number of repercussions
within the ornaments may vary.
3

Source: Six Progressive Sonatinas for the Piano Forte, op. 36

34 38
Sunset in Rio March of the Tin Soldiers
op. 25, no. 1
Mike Springer Gnari Karganov
Lively! q = 152 176
5 (b. 1968) (18581890)
2

.
Non troppo presto q = 100 112
## 1 ..
3

. j . .
1

& b 44 .. .. j & # 44 . .
.
1 3 2 1 1

J
. . .
f p F
? b 44 . J ### 4
. #. J . . J . #. J . & 4 . . . .
5. . 2
3 4 3 2 1 3 2 1 3 3 2 1 2
3 3 2

# # 2 . .. . . . .. . . . .. . .
4 4 4
j . .. # . . . .
3 4 2 2

& #
5

& b j
1

> > > . > #


p f
j j j b . > ##
? b .
. & # 1
poco a poco cresc.

# . n . n . . . . . .
2
>3 >4 >
5 J J 2 3 2 1 3 1 2 1 . . .
1
5

5
1
2

j ## . .
1 3 1 3 1 3

. .
2
.
7 1

& # . . . . .
1

& b .. j
9 1 2

..
. .
. . . .
f 3
3

### .
? b . J #. J . J #. J & ? . # . . . n . . . 2. .
. . . . . # . . & .
5.
2 . 3 2
1

5
1
> .
3 5
3
1 5

# # . .. # # .. 1 . 23 #
2 3 5

j
10 1

& # .
3

13

& b j # J
1

> > > . >
F f
p f ## . . . . .
b . > > # > # > . . .
marcato

? b . # j . j j & # . 4 3 2 1 3 2 1 3 1 2 1 ? 5
poco a poco cresc.

n . n n
2
> > > J J 1
2 1 5
5 1 4

5
. .
5 1 5
2 4 31 2 2
##
4

. ##
. .
5 1 1

5 1
j j
14 1

& # #
1

Fine

j
1

. .
17

& b
.

. . > .
. > f f >
P cresc. f . . . .
. . . . . > .
? # # # . . # . > . .
cresc.

?b j j # ##
# 4 n
5 3
> 1 2 2 1 3
4

Source: Not Just Another Jazz Book, book 2


Copyright 2013 Alfred Music. All rights reserved. Source: Jugend-Album, op. 25
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41 32
Melancholy Reflections No Worries
Mike Schoenmehl Elissa Milne
Slowly q = 72 80
(b. 1957) Insouciant q = 152 176 (b. 1967)
2
j j #4
4
4 #
1 2 1 3

& 4 # n b
1 3 5
&4 J . # # w #
2 1 2 1 2 f
P
b n ? # 44 .
? 44 b b n
b n #
4 4 4
5 5
con pedale

# 4 3 3 2 1
4
j
5 5

3 4

j b 1 & # n #
2 4


.
5 5 2 5

b b
5 1
# n b b
2

1 1

& J # # b
b ? # b n . ? b b
? b




b b & 2 3
b
b 1
5
4

#
3

# n
7

b
2

b Prelude # 2 41 b #
5
&
1

b n in D b at Major
69

& b #
Etude no. 3
F P F
F b out top of chords b ? # n . b . -

Stately q = 80 88 Catherine Rollin

? b b 53 251 251 # 53 5 b 5 b 53 251 421 n 351 n # n


bring (b. 1952)

b b4 4 4 5
1 2 3

1


1 1 1

& b b b 4
4
4


P (2nd time F )
? b b b 44 w 2351 .
b b w #
4 3
w
2
# j
1
2
10 2

j5 j & b b .. .
13 1

n # #
1
& (2nd timeJLH ) .
b521 b 4 n #5 p
simile

5 Sp
Pb b
j
5
? # b
3 3
..
5

b b b j
3

& .
. b b ..
molto rit.

? b

.
& n .

b 1 b 2w . 2 1 4
w
2 2
1 3 1
? b4b b w
4

b b Studies w1 ..
Source: Piano
Copyright 1986 Schott Music GmbH & Co. KG. All
w
3 in Pop: Seventeen Jazz and Pop Tunes for Piano Tuition
w5
5 rights reserved. Used by permission of European American Music Distributors Company, sole US Source: Even More Little Peppers
and Canadian agent for Schott Music GmbH & Co. KG. Copyright 2004 Faber Music Ltd., London WC1B 3DA. Reprinted by permission of the publishers. All rights reserved.

40 12
Dedication Etude no. 9 Allegro in D Major
to my son Eduardo op. 38, no. 28
op. 1, no. 1 Enrique Granados Johann Wilhelm Hssler
(18671916) (17471822)
Andantino q = 63 76 5

# . . . m 3 j ?
Allegro q = 66 72

5 5 5

& b 42

4

& # 42
4 4


p p-f
## 2
? b 42 J & 4
3 3

5 3 2 1
3

5
4 5 1
4-5 4-5 5


5 4

5 5

& b b # # ? ## 4
5 3 5
4 2 .. . &
5
4

1. 2.
1 1

2 # 2
J
f

1 1
j
1
#
1 2
?b
# & # 2 .. # n .. .
4
2 1 1
4 5 2 1
2 1 3 J
simile
3 4 5
Copyright 1989 Alfred Music. All rights reserved.
5 5
.
4 3-5 5
. .
3 4
3 n # 3 1 # 3 -
4
# # . 1 - 4
10

& b #
9 2

& .
F p (2nd time f ) p f p (2nd time f )

? b # #
& # .. # 1 2 3 j
5
1
3 1 5 2 1 1 1 4

2-4

# # 2 1 # n 3 . 4
5


15 a tempo
4-5 4

&b
4

14

b n
& # J
j p p p (2nd time f ) p
rit. e dim.
?b J # ?
& # j 2
1 5 5 1


5
U
& b b #
20

# m 3
19

& # . . j () () () () () ()
.
() .
u .
1 f
( )
rit.

?b U

? ##
dim.

() ( ) () ..


u 1 3 2 4
For examinations, the ornaments are optional.
Source: Cuentos de la juventud, op. 1 Source: Cinquante pices lusage des commenans, op. 38
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10 15
Sarabande in D Minor As Swift as a Deer
George Frideric Handel Daniel Gottlob Trk
(16851759) (17501813)

# 12 3 3 2 n 4 3
h = 63 66 4 5 Allegro di molto q. = 104 116
5 2 5
3
3

& # 8 J
3

& b 2 #
1


#
? b 32 .
. ? # # 12
8 . J J J # J
3 2 1
1
2 2
4
2


1

5 2

& b #
5

# # n # n J
4

& #
2 1 2 2
#
?b # J J

1
? # # . # # #
# . .
4

9 3 5 4

& b
# #

# # 3 2 n
.. .. j
2 1
?b
7

.
. & # # . .

n
? ## # .. .. &
#
13 1

& b .. 4 1
2
..
.
1 3
1
3

?b . ..

# 1 1 # 5

1


10

& # J
2 2 1
1
Variation I


5

17 5 4 3

& b .. . .
4

4 4 1 2
n # #
& #


4
j

j

. ?

2

? b .. n #
1


RH 1

2 2 5

1 3 2
4 2

# 3

13

& # . ..
5
.
5
2 . # 1
4

& b .
21 4 2 5



?b . ? ## . J J ..
LH 1

1
2 2 3
2 1 1 1 5

Source: Fourth movement of Suite in D Minor, HWV 437 Source: Handstcke fr angehende Klavierspieler, book 2

16 30
Sonatina in A Minor Sentimental Waltz
op. 50, no. 13
Georg Anton Benda Franz Schubert
(17221795) (17971828)
Allegro q = 108 116
# 3

5 4 3

& 42 r
1

#
3 1 2


q 5

## >
= 126 144

2

R # & # 43
2

? 42 p
R
# R

? # # # 43


1 1

5 4
2 2

4
# n
5 4

& J
1 2 4
J J J #
con pedale
3
5 1

# # >
5 1

2
2 5

5

? # & #
1 1

? ###
3


#
#
9

& r
R
#

5
?
R ##
4
1
3

# R
9

& # n

j
4

? ###
13 4 5 5 4 3

& J b
3 2 3 1 2 1 Fine

# # n
# #
? n
5
.
# # 2 .
3
13 5
>
1

& #
1

2

1

4 5

2


LH

& .. R R1 R R R
17


5 2
R R R ? ###
2

? ..
LH leggiero

5
1

## # . > > # 3 #
17

& # .
3 4

& # R # R
21
1

R R F # #

cresc.
? ### ..


?
1
2
1 5

Original title: Valse sentimentale


Source: Thirty-four Sonatinas, no. 3 Source: Valses sentimentales, op. 50, D 779
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56 50
Douglas Firs Secrets
op. 25, no. 5
Stephen Chatman Amy Beach

-2
(b. 1950) Andantino q = 92 104 (18671944)
- - - -2 -
#
molto tenuto
1


Slowly, reverently q = 48 52

& #c
5
n ..
5 2 3
bb 5 . .
3 2

1

&bbb4
1
. . p


#
n ..


.
. p ..
& #c


2
? b b b 45 b
b b - -2
b -4 - - -5
simile

-2 -2
simile


3 5
# # 2
4

& #
.
. . . j
.
bb
2
. . j
.
##

4 simile

&bbb
1



&

P F f -3
. . b -5 4
? bb b &.
5
? ? &.
?
b & ..
?
b b &.
.
b #
3



5 3

7 1

& # #

2

U
#
j & #

bb j .
j #
4
3 5
8

.

&bbb b
b

4

4

rit.
5 5 5

U
.
3

&
2
? bb b . ?3 45 ## n
2

&
?
4
10

b b &


#
& #
n #

2 3

4
n
3
U
b .
a tempo
U
& b b b b 45
12

.
. 5
. #
5 2

2 3
2
13 3

n .. & # # n
2 1

U


b
U
? b b b 45 j
b b .
b . #
& #
dim.


#
2
5
Source: British Columbia Suite
Copyright 2007 The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Source: Childrens Carnival, op. 25

8 10
Etude no. 4 Toccatina Etude no. 5 Dancing Scales
op. 27, no. 12
Dmitri Kabalevsky John Burge
Allegretto marcato q = 126 132 (19041987) (b. 1961)
5

j j
2
j
& 42 j j j
1

1 . . . . .
Allegretto h = 76 84

. . . . .

.
1
. &C
1

p cantando . . . . . .
. . . . . . . .
? 42 . .
J J f P f
J 3 . . . . . . . . . . .
1 2 3 ? C . . . .
.
5 5

j j j j . . . . . . j . .

5

& . .
. . . F J J
. . . . . . . . . . .

1

? . . . .
5 1

cresc.

J J J
1
& . . .
. . . . . w . . . .
P f
3 1 3 2

. . . . . . . . . . . .
? . . .
j j .
. . j j j j
j j
10

& . . . . .
. .
p . . .
. .
dim.

? J J
b . b . . . b . b b b
9

& . . . .
2 2 3 2

. . . . w b . b . . b . . . . . . . .
5
P F. P
j
4
j . . . b b . b . .
j j . . . . b b b .
2
j .1 .
j j b bb ? .
2 1

b . b .
15

& . .
. .
. . . . . . . f J
b.
? .
cresc.

J J
1 3

b . b . . . b . b b b
13
1

& n . n . n . n . . . . w
4 2

b . b . . b .
5 5 2
j
5
. . . .
2 4

b . . . b b . b b . .
1
. . . . . . .
2
. .1
b bb b
2
.
1 2

bb b bb
20 1 1

& b b b
J
b
J J .
F P .
F. P
J J J ? .
. . . . . b b b b . b . .
b. b. b. b b . . b . b . b .
b
? J J J
2 1 2 1 2 2

Source: Thirty Childrens Pieces, op. 27 Source: Parking an Octatonic Truck


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4 30
Invention No. 8 in F Major Viennese Sonatina in A Major
BWV 779 I
Johann Sebastian Bach Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
q = 92 104
(16851750) (17561791)
Allegro q = 108 120
##
5
. .
4
. . j . . .
1 2 4 1 1
3
3 1 2

&b4 ( ) & # c
3 4 1 3 1 2 1


. .
f n
? b 43 ? ### c
& j . . . .
?
5 4 2 1 1 2 2 1 2 1 . . 4
5 1 3 5 3

1 1 3 1 3
4
. . . .
3
## j
3 4 2 1
. . . . .
2 2 1

& # J .
4 2 3

4
1 1

&b J
.
n
?b ? ###

& j ?
4
&
3 1 4 5 . . . . 4. . . .
3 1 3 4

3
j j
3 1 5

## n 1 # n # .
5 4 2
3 4 4 4-5
1 4 3 2 1 1

4 1 #
8 1

& #
1

b n
4
J .
7

& b n
2 1 3 4

J J J J
S S
n n
& b 1 ? ? # # # . . # ..
4 4 2 1 1 J

5
## . 2.
4 4
.
. .
3 4 4

. R J
10 1 2
n
1 2

&b n
12 2

& # .. n n
4

#
# J J J
f p
?b n
. . # . . n .
#
? # # .. # n # . R J J J J
1 1 1 3 1 2
5 2 2 2

n 3 4 4
1 1 ## . . . . . .
4 3
. R J J J. .
13 15 2 2

&b & # J # J n b

J n J
b f p
? b n
# ? # # # . . j
. . . . .

n # . R J J # J
1
J J2 5. 2 1 3 2
J
3 4 4 3 3

Source: Fnfzehn Sinfonien; an earlier version appeared in Clavierbchlein vor Wilhelm Friedemann Bach. Source: This piece is a 19th-century transcription from Mozarts Five Divertimenti, K 439b.

38 58
Consolation Rock Zone
op. 30, no. 3
Felix Mendelssohn Robert D. Vandall
(18091847) Fast; very rhythmical and accented q = 138 152, straight eighths (b. 1944)
5


Adagio non troppo q = 58 63 2 4
2
1
1
> .
5

. . # # # . n nn
1

. . . >
3

##
1

& # # 44
J ? 44
j J
1


p f marcato

? # # # # 44 j

? 44
5 1 2 5 2
. . . . . . . . . .

2 1
5

. . . n > . . . . > . . . >


? # # # n n J bb # nn
4

4
4 5 1
## j .j . . . .
2 1 4
2 3

& # # j j
3
1

. n
1 1

# . .. # ?
F b
#
? ## # j j . . . . . . . . . 2

. .
> . . >
. . . >
? bb # nn . . # # # . n nn . . . > bb b
1 1 2
2 2 4 7

J
con pedale 4

4 4
.j . 4. . . 51 ?
####
2 2
j . j b
6

2 b 4. 2
1 1

. .
4

& .. . . # n .. # . . . . . . . .
.
S p F S .. p > .
? #### .. b . b > . . # # # . n nn > . ww
? b b b .
. w
11

2
J &
1 4 1
2 2
5

?
#
4
5
2
5
2
5
3 4 b . . 2 b . . . . . . . . 4 # 5 3
####
5 1
j 1 .
2 1 1 1
j
4 3
j
10 4

# ... # ..
1 5

2
& .. . . # ... # ...
5 5 5
2
- .
2

1
> > > > > >
2
. . . . . .
1

& b b b b b b b b
15

S
1 2 1 1 2

? ####
cresc.

#
. # ?
j j
b 3 # 1 3 #
3 > 5 > 5
Source: Celebrated Jazzy Solos, book 4
Source: Songs without Words, op. 30 Copyright 2009 Alfred Music. All rights reserved.
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52 62
Pajaro triste Tickled Pink
Sad Bird
Federico Mompou David L. McIntyre
Lento q = 54 63 5 (18931987) (b. 1950)
3 5
# ## 3
4
n j b . b . >
3 4 2 1
>
1

1 5 4

& # 4
5

3

Full of excitement! q = 152 168
4
p &4 b b . . . . . . b b . . . .
n n P

espressivo

? # # # # 43 b
b . . b
b . . f
. . > >
1
2

2
1 3 1
3
1
3
1
3
? 44 b b . . &b b
5 * 5 5 4

4
b > b > b . . .
5 4
&
b b . . . . . . b b . . . .
####
5
- - - .. 3
1

P
5 5 1

&
b > b > b . . . ? b b . . b b . .
p .. & b b . .
? # # # # .

accel. cresc.



2
1
2
1
3
1
2
b b b > b > b . . . 4
. . .
5 3 4 3 3

bb bb b
7 2 1

&
1

f
-5 -
>
b > b > b . . . ? b b n . . .
# ##
-
3 4 ? &b b
a tempo
4

10 4

& #
1

1


rit. p F ..

? # # # #
. . . .
bb bb b
10

1 . . & b ?
5 2
b . . . bb . . .

b b . . n . . .
? n . . . n . . .
una corda tre corde

5
j j
3
5
>
- -
1
## -
a tempo
U
5

& # # .
15 5
3


p p ? . b . n . b . . b . n . b . . b . n . b . . b . n . .
13


. p rit.
espressivo

- - .
? #### . ggg . > >
U
.
g . 2 . ?
. b . n . b . > . b . n . b . > . b . n . b . . b . n . .
5
una corda tre corde
* Let it ring ties indicate to hold the notes with the pedal into the next harmony.
Source: Impresionas intimas, no. 5
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24 10
Etude no. 13 Mixed-up Rag Etude no. 4 Etude of Alternating Double Notes
Tony Caramia Donald Waxman
(b. 1950) Fast and light q = 108 120 (b. 1925)
Steadily and smoothly h = 63 72

3 b - b 3 b -2 n 5 # 4 n 3 #
4 sempre staccato

& 42 R

1 1 4 3

&bC # # .
2 2

F. - p
b . -
? b C . b b . bb # b . #
J J n & 42 2 2
2


4 3
5

%
#
1

j jb
2 1 3

5 1 1 2 5

& b ..
2 1 1

&
2 3 3
# # # .
#
f P
? b .. b #



&


2

5
4
j # n n n
1

b # 3 n # 3 > j
2

& .
9 10

& b j jb n ..
5 3 1 2 1

J J b b
>
F b. n > b >
n . b
?b b n b .. # b n # .. #
#

# J J &

3 # n

1

& b # # # # 43 jb
j
13 2 15

..
Last time to Coda

&
f
?b b #





43 b &
2
4 2
4

. 2
4 4
2
4
2 #
4 2

# # # n n
1.

j j
1
j
17 3 20

& b n j # ..
1 2

# n C
1 2 1 2
J J & .
F f.
n ##
?b b C .. #
# #
& 5
2 2 1 R-

5 5

Source: Fifty Etudes for Piano, book 2, no. 19


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12 18
Solfeggio in C Minor Six Variations on a Swiss Folk Song
Wq 117/2, H 220 WoO 64
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Ludwig van Beethoven
(17141788) Theme (17701827)


Andante con moto q = 120 126

. . . .
4

.
1 3 1 4

r
q = 120 132 1

&bc
5 1 2
b
r r n n r n . . . . .
4 3

&bbc
2

.
n
F2
r ?bc . . . . . . . .
? b b cRH . .
b 5
1 1

LH 5

1 3

r . . . . . . .
5

r
5 2

r n n
3 5 2 1
r . .
6

r & b .
3

. . .
1 2 4
bb
1 2 4
.

4

& b .
. . . . . . . . .
1 2 4 R 1 2 3 R ? b .

? bb R R .
b
1
5 4 5 3

5 4
n # r
3 2 5 3
b
1

& b b n# n # n
7 Variation I
4

# j n
2 1
b
12

&bc
2 4 5-4 2
n
5 5

1 3
r
2 n
n #
2 2 3
? bb n 3 3
3 3 3

?bc
3 3 3 3

b
3

2 2 1
5 5
1 5

r n # n
4 3
b 2 # 4 n
1 3 1 3
r
5
5-3
10 5 4

n # n
2 2 1

& b b r n# n & b #
2 3 15

r
n

? bb ?b # n

b


b 2 1 2 3 n n 2 n
1

& b # n b b
13 19
5 1 2 5-4

& b b
4

1
f n
p 5 ?b n
? bb
b
1
3

First published in 1770. Composed ca 17901792.

40 57
Mazurka in A Minor In Evening Air
op. 7, no. 2
Frdric Chopin Aaron Copland
Vivo ma non troppo q = 138 152 (18101849) (19001990)

4 . > # # 2
& 43
4
3

p . . . b
. . . b b
Moderately paced q = 88 96

#
3


? 43 b b
somewhat heavy

& b 43 b b 44 b
1

2 1


con pedale
F P poco rit.
? b b 43 b b b 44 b & b b b
>
. .
5 1 5

& # . .
4


1
#

f stretto
#
p . . . .
#
3

.
cresc.

?
a tempo

b
5 5
3 44 2 2 44
5 more open

&b
2 2

4 4
p
b .
> > b
& . ? 43 44 . 42 1 44

# #
2 a tempo
U
b
11

..
Fine

&
j
b .
#
4


2

b . . b
3

. . . .
3

#
poco rall.

. .

cresc.

? U
.. b 2
42
44 . w n n 43
10

& b .
2

J J n
2

F
4

p
? b b n 44 b n
3 . n b > . n b > b 42 n n 43
b b
17

& .. #
2 1 2

p # . . # . . # . . . . . .
b
cresc.

b b b b b

4
? ..
3