An eclectic mix of lighthearted rags, arrangements of popular Gershwin songs, nostalgic novelty pieces, and driving boogie-woogie are featured in this book and CD collection. Pianists will find these gems challenging but surefire audience-pleasers. The CD, performed by Valery Lloyd-Watts, provides a powerful auditory tool for musical interpretation.
Valery Lloyd-Watts studied at the Conservatory of Music in Toronto and the Royal College of Music in London. She earned a Master of Music degree from the University of Wisconsin, where she studied with Paul Badura-Skoda. She is best known for her expressive, meticulous recordings of the Suzuki® Piano School literature.
Titles: Boogie Woogie Etude * Bumble Boogie * The Cascades * Dizzy Fingers * Fascinating Rhythm * I Got Rhythm * Kitten on the Keys * Nola * Rialto Ripples * The Syncopated Clock.
|The Cascades||Scott Joplin (composer)|
|Boogie Woogie Etude||Morton Gould (composer)|
|Dizzy Fingers||Zez Confrey (composer)|
|Kitten on the Keys||Zez Confrey (composer)|
|The Syncopated Clock (Instrumental)||Leroy Anderson (composer)|
|Nola (Instrumental Version)||Felix Arndt (composer)|
|I Got Rhythm||George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)|
|Rialto Ripples||George Gershwin (composer); Will Donaldson (lyricist)|
|Fascinating Rhythm||George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)|
|Bumble Boogie||Jack Fina (composer)|
|Format:||Book & CD|