The Virtuosic Performer, Book 1 by Margaret Goldston. For Piano. Piano Collection; Piano Supplemental. Early Intermediate; Late Elementary. Book. 24 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.16508).
This series was written for piano students who enjoy showing off their talent at recitals, competitions and festivals. The technical patterns in the pieces help develop strength and dexterity in the fingers, as well as evenness and clarity of tone. Book 1 features spirited and exotic works that adventurous late elementary and early intermediate pianists will find most satisfying. These pieces are also a great way to encouraged students who are a bit more reserved to reach for more emotive performances.