Christmas Jazz, Rags & Blues - Book 3 (9 arrangements of favorite carols for intermediate to late intermediate pianists). Arranged by Martha Mier. For solo piano. Piano Collection; Piano Supplemental. Christmas Jazz, Rags & Blues. Christmas and Jazz. SMP Level 5 (Intermediate). Songbook. Standard notation (does not include words to the songs). 24 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.26139).
ISBN 0739043366. With standard notation (does not include words to the songs). Christmas and Jazz. 9x12 inches.
Students will be inspired and motivated by the syncopated rhythms and the colorful, rich harmonies of jazz. Detailed articulation, dynamic and pedal markings create a thoughtful and thorough performance.
This title has selections that range in difficulty from SMP Level 3-5.
About Jazz, Rags & Blues
Jazz, Rags & Blues, Books 1 through 5 contain original solos for late elementary to early advanced-level pianists that reflect the various styles of the jazz idiom. An excellent way to introduce your students to this distinctive American contribution to 20th century music.
About SMP Level 5 (Intermediate)
Seventh chords and melodies in both hands. More difficult note reading with ledger lines above and below the staff.