The Joy Of Jazz
Piano/Keyboard - SMP Level 5 (Intermediate)
Piano Solo. Edited by Denes Agay. Yorktown. Jazz. Collection. With chord names and fingerings (does not include words to the songs). 48 pages. Yorktown Music Press #YK21087. Published by Yorktown Music Press (HL.14001247).
Item Number: HL.14001247
ISBN 0711901260. 9x12 inches.
The works of the biggest personalities in the world of jazz--Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, Fats Waller, and Dizzy Gillespie--make up only part of this comprehensive collection. Ragtime, Dixieland, bebop, modern jazz, and rock are all well represented.
This title has selections that range in difficulty from SMP Level 4-5.
About SMP Level 5 (Intermediate)
Seventh chords and melodies in both hands. More difficult note reading with ledger lines above and below the staff.
- Love Somebody Composed by Gerald Martin, C Major
- Get Out Of Here Composed by Kid Ory, Bud Scott, G Major
- Won't Ya Come Out Tonight Composed by Gerald Martin, C Major
- Willy The Weeper Composed by Denes Agay, D Minor
- Lady Bird Composed by Tad Dameron, G# Minor
- Ev'ry Night Composed by Denes Agay, F Major
- The Happy Organ Composed by Ken Wood, David Clowney, C Major
- Maple Leaf Rag Composed by Scott Joplin, C Major
- Yes Indeed Composed by Sy Oliver, F Major
- Stomping Down Broadway Composed by Ernest Wilkins, D Minor
- Blue Petals Composed by Robert Dorough, G Major
- Kicking The Blues Composed by Ernest Wilkins, F Major
- Opus One Composed by Sy Oliver, G Major
- Lop-Pow Composed by "Babs" Brown, F Major
- Well Groomed Composed by Charlie Shavers, Bb Major
- J.D.'s Boogie Woogie Composed by Jimmy Dorsey, Marvin Wright, C Major
- Easy Does It Composed by Dave Martin, G Major
- Sneakin' Home Composed by Thomas "Fats" Waller, D Major
- Things To Come Composed by Dizzy Gillespie, G Minor
- Oop Bop Sh-bam Composed by Dizzy Gillespie, Bb Major
- 52nd Street Theme Composed by Thelonious Monk, C Major
- Three Jazz Flavors Composed by Erskine Butterfield, G Major
- Anthropology Composed by Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, F Major
- Palm Garden Composed by Thomas "Fats" Waller, Ab Major
- Rollin' Rocks Composed by Robert Dorough, F Major