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Mike Cornick: In the Groove and More

  • for piano solo
  • Instrumentation details:
    piano
  • Composer: Mike Cornick
  • Table of contents:
    Blues for Starters
    Laid-Back Latin
    Calypso Caper
    Bagatelle
    Dreaming of Rio
    Essentially Ragtime
    Gospel Blues
    Minimal Mambo
    Strawberry Popsical
    In the Groove
    De-Funked
    Tango in A minor
    Song Without Words
    A Summer Breeze
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Mike Cornick: In the Groove and More for piano | UE21669

14 entertaining intermediate pieces

  • Edition type: sheet music
  • Grade: 2-5
  • Format: 23.2 × 30.5 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-7286-3
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-08617-5
€14.95
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Description

Mike Cornick's "In the Groove", first published in 2004, has become a firm favourite appearing frequently as a concert item on stage and on YouTube. Here, appearing alongside In the Groove, are thirteen new and equally entertaining pieces in a variety of lighter styles such as swing, blues, ragtime, latin, ballad and calypso - more pieces that will put the pianist undoubtedly 'in the groove'. Young pianists will enjoy exploring the different styles offered in this set of performance pieces. Watch a performance of "In the Groove" on YouTube, one of many, many available.


• 14 attractive and entertaining pieces, including the popular "In the Groove", for intermediate-level pianists
• Explore a range of lighter styles including swing, blues, ragtime, latin, ballad and calypso
• An inspiring choice of short pieces which will engage performers and audiences alike

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Contents

  • Blues for Starters
  • Laid-Back Latin
  • Calypso Caper
  • Bagatelle
  • Dreaming of Rio
  • Essentially Ragtime
  • Gospel Blues
  • Minimal Mambo
  • Strawberry Popsical
  • In the Groove
  • De-Funked
  • Tango in A minor
  • Song Without Words
  • A Summer Breeze

Reviews

As with all Cornick's compositions, the music fits comfortably under a player's hands, is well-thought out from a pedagogical perspective, and is no harder than it needs to be.
Pianist Magazine 06/07, 2015 (Michael McMillan)

(...) As always, if the name Mike Cornick is on the cover it is well worth looking inside. Grade 4-5 students will thoroughly enjoy these new pieces, which are not trite or repetitive but expressive and great to play. Perfect for concerts and just to enjoy!
Piano Journal Issue 106/2015 (Angela Fogg)

This new collection of fourteen pieces will prove very popular with teachers and intermediate pianists wanting to explore a range of lighter styles.
Piano Professional, Issue 41 Summer 2016 (Melvyn Cooper)

Mike Cornick's light touch always produces great pieces to play, attractive and suitable for all ages of students (...)
Piano Journal Issue 108 2016 (Angela Fogg)

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