Summertime composed by George Gershwin (1898-1937) and Dorothy Heyward. Arranged by Dan Coates. For Piano. Masterworks; Piano Solo - Popular Sheet; Solo. Simply Pop Series. 20th Century; Broadway; Masterwork Arrangement; Standard; Summer. SMP Level 4 (Intermediate). Sheet. 4 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.28005).
George Gershwin wrote "Summertime" for his opera Porgy and Bess and since then it has become one of the most famous and recorded songs in history. Dan Coates captures the rich colors and textures in this intermediate level arrangement. Fingering, phrasing, pedaling and lyrics are included, making this a highly effective supplement to any lesson.
About SMP Level 4 (Intermediate)
Introduction of 4-note chords and sixteenth notes. Hand movement covering 2 to 3 octaves.