Nikki Iles: Jazz On A Winter's Night
The expertise of the arranger, celebrated jazz pianist and composer Nikki Iles, guarantees an authentic jazz sound, and a range of styles from Nat King Cole to John Coltrane. While paying homage to American Christmas jazz, the collection also reflects a European tradition, in such time-honoured classics as In the Bleak Mid-Winter.
Tunes include: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas; Winter Wonderland; I Saw Three Ships; In the Bleak Mid-Winter; Noël Nouvelet; Santa Claus is Comin To Town; The Christmas Song; O Little Town of Bethlehem; Balulalow; Sans Day Carol; Silent Night
- Expert arrangements for players at intermediate level (Grades 4 - 8)
- Written solos, perfectly in style and swinging!
- Wide range of jazz styles and influences, from swing to contemporary, including Frank Sinatra, Bill Evans, Vince Mendoza, and Abdullah Ibrahim
- CD of full performances, by Nikki Iles, to help with interpretation and feel