Musical Snapshots, Book 2 (9 Original Solos for the Intermediate Pianist Portraying Musical Visits Around the World). Composed by Martha Mier. For Piano. Book; Piano Collection; Piano Supplemental. Musical Snapshots. Multicultural; World. Intermediate. 24 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.37160).
ISBN 0739077678. Multicultural; World.
With these nine intermediate-level solos, students can travel around the world with popular composer Martha Mier. This book is a musical tour guide to sites in Japan, Egypt, Hawaii, France, Scotland, Spain, and the United States. A highlight of the book is a three-movement Spanish Suite.
"Ms. Mier consistently provides students and teachers with interesting music that is fun to play, interesting to listen to, and helps develop musicality."
"These stylish pieces help bridge the gap between method book pieces and classical literature."
-Lynette Zelis, Clavier Companion
"A Scottish Jig for Jake" and "Spanish Romance" (movement 2 of the "Spanish Suite") are Federation Festivals 2014-2016 selections.
List/syllabus: Federation Festivals 2014-2016; Royal Conservatory List 2015.