Hal Leonard Student Piano Library Book 1 - Popular Piano Solos/CD
By Fred Kern, Mona Rejino, Phillip Keveren.
This great collection of pop songs correlates with Hal Leonard Student Piano Library Piano Lessons Book 2, and is a perfect supplementary book for all methods. Large-staff notation is easy to read. Each student solo also has a teacher accompaniment. 10 songs with teacher accompaniments: Beauty and the Beast • Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead • Do You Hear the People Sing? • Edelweiss • Lean on Me • The Loco-Motion • Over the Rainbow • The Rainbow Connection • Smile • Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.
Level: basic note values and rests; sharps, flats and naturals; 3/4, 4/4 meter; melodic and harmonic intervals through a 5th; limited use of hands-together passages. Reading range: from Bass Clef – B (a6th below Middle C), to Treble Clef – B (a 7th above Middl e C).
The CD includes MIDI tracks at practice and performance tempos for each song in the book.