Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Popular Hits offers Broadway, pop, and movie music arrangements to be used as supplementary pieces for students. Soon after beginning piano study, students can play attractive versions of favorite classics, as well as the best-known popular music of today. These books are correlated page by page with Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Lesson Books. When pieces from the Popular Hits book are assigned in conjunction with the material in the Lesson Book, new concepts are reinforced in a fun and motivating way, increasing the student's interest in piano study.
Level 4 Titles: Big Yellow Taxi (Joni Mitchell) * Downton Abbey Theme (from Downton Abbey) * Firework (Katy Perry) * How Far I'll Go (from Walt Disney Pictures' Moana) * Jacob's Bakery (from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them) * The Magnificent Seven (from The Magnificent Seven) * Mia & Sebastian's Theme (from La La Land) * Newt Says Goodbye to Tina (from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them) * The Pink Panther (from The Pink Panther) * Sorry (Justin Bieber) * Star Wars (Main Theme) (from Star Wars: The Force Awakens) * Style (Taylor Swift) * You'll Be Back (from Hamilton).
Level 5 Titles: Batman Returns (from Batman Returns) * City of Stars (from La La Land) * Dear Theodosia (from the Broadway musical Hamilton) * Don't Stop Believin' (Journey) * Evermore (from Walt Disney's Beauty and the Beast) * Everywhere You Look (Theme from Full House) * The Jetsons (Main Theme) * One Call Away (Charlie Puth) * Shut Up and Dance (Walk the Moon) * Wonder Woman's Wrath (from Wonder Woman).