Exploring Latin Piano

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Exploring Latin Piano - South-American, Cuban and Spanish Rhythms for the Intermediate Pianist. This unique collaboration between two of the UK's top pianist/educators offers intermediate pianists a detailed introduction to the highly rhythmic music of Latin America and Spain, featuring a wide range of styles from many countries, including:
  • Cuba, son, montuno, mambo, cha-cha-cha, bolero, danzon
  • Brazil, bossa nova, samba, baion, afoxe, frevo, chorinho
  • Argentina and Uruguay, tango, milonga, zamba, chacarera, candombe
  • Venezuela, joropo, vals
  • Colombia, cumbia
  • Dominica, merengue
  • Spain, flamenco, rumba, buleria Over 50 pieces to play, including Oye Como Va, Besame Mucho, S""² Danço Samba, El Manicero (The Peanut Vendor), Mambo No 5, Mambo Influenciado, Mas Que Nada, Berimbau, The Girl from Ipanema, Manhã de Carnaval, Upa Neguinho, A Media Luz, Vals Venezolano #2 and Alfonsina y El Mar. Original compositions by the authors feature copious assignments to help with syncopation and coordination, and key rhythms such as clave, montuno and partido alto are given in-depth treatment. All pieces are included on the two accompanying CDs, which contain authentic rhythm section tracks and invaluable play-along opportunities. ©2010, Book & 2 CDs.
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