From the PublisherThe Entertainer by Hans-Günter Heumann is ideal for beginners, returning musicians and music aficionados. The entertaining and well-known melodies from classical and pop music are fun to play and can be used both in music lessons and while playing the piano in one's spare time. The Entertainer contains the scores of 100 entertaining pieces and songs which are easy and fun to play. The volume is divided in three sections, comprising almost everything a pianist might wish to have in his repertoire: The Popular Highlights include popular piano pieces like The Entertainer, the soundtrack from Amélie, My Heart Will Go On from Titanic, Memories from Cats, My Way by Frank Sinatra, and many other surprises. The titles in the chapter Classical Highlights are real favourites of the audience from the area of classical music which easily have the same effect like the pop and jazz pieces: Mozart's Turkish March, Wagner's famous Bridal Chorus, Brahms' Hungarian Dance No. 5, and many more. The chapter Song Highlights contains absolutely catchy tunes from the areas of blues, gospel and folk music, like Oh Happy Day, Down By The Riverside or Matilda.
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).
100 Entertaining piano pieces from Classical to Pop - from the Baroque, Classical and Romanticv era, Jazz, Pop, Musical and Evergreens plus Blues, Gospel and Folk.