Jazz Impressions of Christmas
Piano - Level 5
Composed by Larry Minsky. Neil A. Kjos Piano Library. Christmas, Jazz. Music book. Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Company (KJ.WP554).
Item Number: KJ.WP554
ISBN 849796571. Christmas, Jazz.
Christmas takes on a jazz twist with Larry Minsky's fabulous solo arrangements of popular holiday songs. Intermediate students will enjoy the intriguing jazz harmonies of Deck the Halls, Up on the Housetop, and four other upbeat selections. The generous use of major seventh chords, interesting harmonic treatments, and an intertwining of classical and jazz elements make these jazz stylings a hit with all ages of students as well as teachers.
About Neil A. Kjos Piano Library
The Neil A. Kjos Piano Library is a comprehensive series of piano music in a wide variety of musical styles. The Library is divided into eleven levels and will provide students with a complete performance experience in both solo and ensemble music. Teachers will find the carefully graded levels appropriate when choosing repertoire for evaluations, auditions, festivals, and examinations. The Library includes: Fundamentals of Piano Theory; Piano Repertoire, Baroque & Classical; Piano Repertoire, Romantic & 20th Century; Piano Repertoire, Etudes; Scale Skills; Music of the 21st Century; New Age Piano; Jazz Piano; One Piano Four Hands; Music for Christmas.
- Hark the Herald Angels Sing
- Silent Night
- The First Noel
- Up on the Housetop
- God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Performed by Alexander Borodin
- Deck the Halls