Popular Performer 1960s arranged by Mike Springer. For solo piano. Piano Collection; Piano Supplemental. Popular Performer Series. Pop and 1960s. Advanced. Collection. Standard notation, fingerings and introductory text (does not include words to the songs). 40 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.26101).
ISBN 0739043242. With standard notation, fingerings and introductory text (does not include words to the songs). Pop and 1960s. 9x12 inches.
Rich textures, sophisticated harmonies and inventive rhythms make these arrangements ideal for hobbyists, advancing students, professional musicians or any Popular Performer. Titles are: Blue Moon * The Days of Wine and Roses * The James Bond Theme * People * The Pink Panther * The Second Time Around * The Shadow of Your Smile * Try to Remember * What a Wonderful World.
About Popular Performer Series
Alfred's Popular Performer series includes collections of pop, jazz, Broadway and movie music. Each selection is masterfully arranged for Earl Advanced to Advanced pianists. Rich textures, sophisticated harmonies and inventive rhythms make these arrangements ideal for hobbyists, advancing students, professional musicians or any Popular Performer!
Location: from Mississippi
July 29, 2011
Popular Performer 1960s
This is the best book I' ve bought in several years! I am a child of the 60's, so I really enjoy the selections. I already owned books with these songs, but these arrengements are unique, and I enjoy the jazz riffs.There is some challenge to the arrangements, and that's...
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Chris from Minnesota
Location: from Midwest
April 28, 2011
A Delightful Challenge
Some beautifully arranged, distinctly jazzed-up, interpretations of beloved songs. Lots of octaves and other reaches - definitely a challenge for me - but you can miss lots of notes and still "pull it off." Bossa nova, jazz waltz, swing, honky tonk - it's full of fun rhythms. "The Pink Panther"...
14 of 27 people found this review helpful.