Michael Publig: Jazz On! Classics

Michael Publig: Jazz On! Classics

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A new collection of classical solos reinterpreted as jazz solos, with accompanying CD that is invaluable for hearing the correct jazz phrasing. Ideal for any classically trained pianist of intermediate / Grade 5 ability wanting to discover authentic jazz language in the 8 traditional Classics (from Mozart to Debussy).

These aren't just 'jazzed up' interpretations but completely independent pieces inspired by spirit of the original classical work. Most of the pieces include commentaries and tips for improvisation. Tunes include :

A. Vivaldi: Frühling
Primavera Brasileira (to Airto Moreira & Hermeto Pascoal)  (Publig)
W. A. Mozart: Klavierkonzert A-Dur (KV 488)
The Genius (to Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays)  (Publig)
La Noche del Señor Beethoven (to AstorPiazzolla)  (Publig)
J. Brahms: Klavierquintett
Watermelon Stomp (to Dave Grusin)  (Publig)
E. Grieg: Solvejg´s Song
Norwegian Mood (to Bill Evans)  (Publig)
E. Granados: Valses Poéticos
Looping Waltz (to Chick Corea)  (Publig)
Poem for Scriabin (to Clare Fischer)  (Publig)
A. Scriabin: Prelude op. 11/4
Could be Anything (to Warren Bernhardt)  (Publig)
C. Debussy: Le petit Nègre
Cakewalk Blues (to Art Tatum)  (Publig)
L. v. Beethoven: Rondo aus der “Pathetique”
Salsa Classica (to Tito Puente & Eddie Palmieri)  (Publig)

Bk/CD, 39 pages