Popular Piano Solos - Level 3 (Hal Leonard Student Piano Library). Arranged by Bill Boyd, Phillip Keveren, Mona Rejino, and Robert D. Vandall. For Piano/Keyboard. Educational Piano Library. Instructional. SMP Level 2 (Late Elementary). Instructional book. Instructional text. 24 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.296033).
ISBN 079357725X. With instructional text. Instructional. 9x12 inches.
A superb collection of popular songs, sure to please the progressing student! Correlated with Hal Leonard Student Piano Library Piano Lessons Book 3, these arrangements are also a perfect supplementary choice for all methods. Includes both stand-alone solos, and student solos with teacher accompaniments. Fully orchestrated CD and GM accompaniment disks are available separately. The CDs have a practice and a performance track for each song. 9 songs, some with teacher accompaniments: At the Hop * Baby Elephant Walk * Beauty and the Beast * Chim Chim Cher-ee * The Glory of Love * In the Mood * The Munsters Theme * Raiders March * Yellow Submarine. Level: Late Elementary. Notation includes all note values and rests, including eighths/dotted-eighths; 3/4, 4/4 and Cut Time; swing eighths; simple pedaling; intervals through a 6th; three-note chords; 5-finger patterns, hands-together playing within 5-finger patterns; limited movement around the keyboard via 5-finger-pattern or triad positions; 1st/2nd endings. Reading range: Bass Clef outer Ledger C-Treble Clef outer Ledger C.
About SMP Level 2 (Late Elementary)
5-finger patterns still used but position changes are more frequent including one octave scale passages. Some 3 note chords.