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Solfeggietto

Solfeggietto is a short solo keyboard piece in C minor in 1766 by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach. Although the Solfeggietto title is widely used today, according to Powers 2002, p. 232, the work is correctly called Solfeggio, but the author…

Girl In The Forest

The Girl by the Water is now in the forest. Where will she be next? My first-year students love music that is easy to learn yet elegant sounding. “Girl In…

Merrily We Roll Along

A pretty arrangement of the children’s classic tune in the key of G. Great for beginning piano students who need some extra note-reading practice.     @paloma-piano-llc

Are You Sleeping?

Are You Sleeping? This arrangement is for beginners but it has a sophisticated twist. Students will love learning this one-page piece. Great for recital time, or as a motivational piece.

Lightly Row

Lightly Row is a classic child’s song. This arrangement is in the key of C and although easy to learn it’s a pretty piano arrangement of the tune. Lightly Row…

Tiny Star

“Tiny flash of pure brilliance Heavenly treasure Grace our universe with love.” Tiny Star is a hymn-style piece for early advanced pianists. Lyrical and lovely in the key of E…

Wolfship

This is a fun piece in 6/8. Perfect for recitals or just for fun. My students who like fast music love this lively piece. Wolfships are long open-air ships that…

Girl by the Water

“Girl by the Water” is a peaceful little gem that sounds a lot harder than it is. Hauntingly beautiful this piece features a five-finger hand position and can be taught…

The Ice Cream Truck

Everybody loves the ice cream truck! I created these fun little pieces for my students who needed some help following the music and playing at the same time. Each piece…

Mandolin Dance

It’s great to play fast! As long as you learn correct notes and fingerings from the start. Mandolin Dance is a Tarantella-style piece. It’s short and sweet but also fast…

A Wistful Waltz

A Wistful Waltz is a hauntingly beautiful piece. It is written in two parts. Each part can played alone or combined to make a longer piece. Repeat a section an…

Shamrocks

Shamrocks is taken from the Spring Ostinato Collection. It’s perfect for St. Patrick’s Day or any time of the year. The joyful melody and ostinato left hand make this a…

Little Elise

Little Elise is an easy arrangement of the theme from Fur Elise by Beethoven. Beginning students can get a taste of playing Fur Elise which will motivate them to work…

Tora Lora Lora

This traditional Irish Lullaby is a song from my childhood. My own Irish mother sang it to me. I have arranged it for intermediate piano students or any pianist who…

Deep River

“Deep River Lord, My home is over Jordan. Deep River Lord, I want to cross over into campground.” I arranged this beautiful piece after the passing of my dear friend….

Bridal Chorus

An easy-to-learn piano arrangement of Wagner’s Bridal Chorus. This piece sounds beautiful enough to play at a real wedding.     @paloma-piano-llc

Wedding March

An easy arrangement of the classic by Felix Mendelssohn. Easy to let yet pretty enough to play at a real wedding!     @paloma-piano-llc

Wild Rider

Everyone loves Schumann’s Wild Rider aka Wild Horseman. It is fun and exciting. This is the original piece freshly engraved and enlarged for easier reading.       @paloma-piano-llc

Tarantella

This Tarantella by Burgmuller is a fantastic piece. Fast-paced and fun to learn and is a favorite of intermediate piano students. This is the original piece freshly engraved and enlarged…

In Church

This piece is peaceful and beautiful. Intermediate students of all ages love playing this In Church by Tchaikovsky. This is the original work. The freshly engraved and enlarged score reading…

Slidin’ Blues

Slidin’Blues is part of Paloma Piano’s free music library. This fun little piece is taken from the Blues Level One Method Book. Teachers can use this book to teach blues…

Ballade – Burgmuller

This piece is fast and exciting. Intermediate students of all ages love playing this Ballade by Burgmuller. This is the original work. The freshly engraved and enlarged score reading makes…

Courant Limpide

This piece by Burgmuller is a real gem. It is a perfect choice for adult and youth intermediate students. This piece is part of Paloma Piano’s Classics Collection. Burgmuller’s original…

Arabesque Johann Burgmuller

I have yet to meet a student who does not love playing this exciting little piece! I have enlarged the engraving and increased the space between the staves. At first…

January – Snowdrop

January – Snowdrop is the first piece in. our Ostinato Collection. This piece features an ostinato left hand and a beautiful right-hand melody. A Beautiful piece for pianists of all…

Perpetual Motion

This fast piece is an excellent study in precision and fingering. Students young and old will enjoy learning and performing this exciting piece. ” width=”425″ height=”550″]   @paloma-piano-llc

Intermediate Classics – Doll Pieces

Tchaikovsky’s beautiful doll pieces from the “Album for the Young”  Part of our new “Intermediate Classics Collection” The original works with larger engraving for easier reading. The New Doll @paloma-piano-llc…

The First Noel

Simply Beautiful. So easy yet so elegant. Intermediate students can learn this arrangement in minutes. Yet it is so pretty that I will be playing it at Christmas parties and…

Silent Night Beginner With Alpha Notes

This arrangement of the Christmas Classic has a version with Alpha-Notes and one with standard notes. Helpful for students who would like to play the piece but have trouble reading…

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

A new creative take on an old Christmas classic for intermediate students who like something Jazzy and in 5/4 time.   Listen to the Audio: @paloma-piano-llc Watch the Video:

Fantasy On Joy to the World – Intermediate

This is an easier version of Fantasy on Joy to the World that is suitable for Early Intermediate players. Students will love playing this splashy arrangement. Listen to the Audio:…

Big Note Christmas Day is Almost Here

Christmas Day is almost here and I can hardly wait! This little Holiday Gem features alpha notes and fingering numbers. It’s easy to learn and even includes a coloring page…

Silent Night Piano Duet

This peaceful duet is easy to learn. It features one piano four hands. Perfect for two students or a student and teacher.     Listen: @paloma-piano-llc Watch the Video:

Fantasy on Joy to the World

You will love this big, splashy arrangement of the Christmas favorite that sounds harder to play than it actually is. Listen to the Audio: @paloma-piano-llc Watch the Video:

Cauldron of Bats

It is a social behavior of bats and this grouping is called the Cauldron of bats. As a part of swarming, bats make groups near the area where they live….

The Charleston – Duet

The Charleston – Duet for 1 Piano with 4 Hands. This lively duet will be a real hit at recital time. It’s fun and upbeat. Listen to the Audio: @paloma-piano-llc…

The Painted Lady

I wrote “The Painted Lady” as a companion piece to “The Monarch” My students loved the first one and asked me to write another one just like it. The Painted…

Whimsicality

This piece is a sample from the “26 Etudes With Attitude” Collection. Students will be motivated to practice their note-reading skills using these short, super-fun pieces.

Molly Malone

“In Dublin’s fair city, where girls are so pretty, I first laid my eyes on sweet Molly Malone” This whimsical arrangement is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day or any day!…

Danny Boy

Danny Boy is a beautiful tune also known as Londonderry Air. Piano students will love this jazzy arrangement. It is perfect for recitals and festivals or just for enjoyment. It…

The Monarch

Pianists of all ages will love this little piece. It is very easy to learn and captures the spirit of a beautiful butterfly in flight. Listen to The Monarch: @paloma-piano-llc…

Rainy Day Doodle

Rainy and dreary days need some sweet music. This little piece will lift your spirits. Watch the Video.

Fantasy on Carol of the Bells – Later Intermediate

This arrangement is for later-intermediate piano students who would like a challenge. It is the traditional Carol of the Bells with some extra flair. Right-hand runs and arpeggiated sections, along…

Fantasy on Carol of the Bells – Early Intermediate

This is a great arrangement of the Christmas favorite. I arranged the later-intermediate version and then made it easier for my students who are not ready for runs, and left-hand…

The Little Spider

Kids love Halloween! My students certainly do. “The Little Spider” is a fun piece for beginning piano students. Including funny lyrics and an optional teacher duet. Listen to The Little…

Shadows

This piece is composed for Later-intermediate – Early Advanced students, who would like something sophisticated to play. Melodic and dark this piece is perfect for the Fall/Halloween season. This is…

The Cricket’s Curtain Call

Last November outside of my window in Northeast Ohio I heard one little cricket chirping away. She was the inspiration for this song. Perfect for anyone interested in singing. Lyrics:…

Back to School Blues

Summer is officially over and the kids are back to school. This funny little song will help both students and teachers celebrate (or commiserate) the end of summer. Listen to…

Doorbell Boogie

Inspired by my student’s doorbell.  We worked together to put together this fun little number. Listen to the Audio: @paloma-piano-llc Watch the Video:

First Classics – Beethoven Ecossaise in G

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 – 1827) was a German composer and pianist. Beethoven’s Écossaise in G Major is one of the Classical Selections offered by Paloma Piano. Taken from Wikipedia:…

First Classics – Mozart – Allegro in Bb Major

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791) was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical period. Mozart’s Allegro in B flat is one of the Classical Selections offered by Paloma…

Pirate’s Rag

Ahoy Mateys! Students and teachers alike will love this intermediate piece Listen to “The Pirate’s Rag” @paloma-piano-llc  

Day Moon

Inspired by the beautiful South Florida winter. This lovely piece features a haunting melody and interesting harmonies. More advanced students and teachers will love playing this romantic-style piece. Listen to…

Spanish Dance – Number 1

Your students will love playing this beautiful, lively piece. You won’t want to miss the fun and excitement of the lyrical melody and Spanish-style left-hand accompaniment. Listen to the piece….

Spanish Dance – Number 2

A fun piece in the Spanish style. Students will love this piece. Perfect for recitals and festivals! @paloma-piano-llc

Lourdes Hymn

This beautiful Catholic hymn is also known as the hymn “Immaculate Mary”. It was written in 1847 by Augustus Tozer. I hear it played every day at noon as the…

Macabre Musette

This piece is great for any time of year. Written in a contrapuntal style with a few macabre twists and turns this piece is fun to play. The fingering, tempo,…

The Witches’ Waltz

Hauntingly beautiful and not too hard. This piece is so pretty that students of all ages and levels will love to play it. Take a listen: @paloma-piano-llc Watch the video…

Indigo Waltz

A little Bluesy piece that will lift your spirits. Indigo Waltz is perfect for players who love a jazzy sound. Listen to the Audio @paloma-piano-llc  

Silent Sea

I really wanted to write a beautiful piece for my students to play and enjoy. Inspired by Willian Gillock’s “Lyric Preludes in Romantic Style” I wrote this piece. This haunting…

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