This easy piece for beginning students uses middle C and C hand positions alternately, with an 8va at the end that moves both hands higher.
St. Patrick's Day
A lively piece written in 6/8 time, "A Day in Dublin" has a very Irish sound to it. It's in the key of D Major and is on a level 5-6.
These lively jigs are just right for students who need some practice in 6/8 rhythm. They're fun to play as well!
This well-known and beloved Irish folk tune has been arranged for piano solo in a late-intermediate setting. Teachers, this one is for you! (But feel free to let your older students play it too, if you must.)
Written in the key of A Major, this expressive piece plays like a "Song without Words". It contains a strong, lyrical melody that has a definite Irish character to it.
A lively jig, written in 3/4 time with dotted quarter and eighth note rhythm patterns, this piece is ideal for early intermediate students to play for recitals or just for fun.
This 1-piano, 4-hands duet is in the G Major 5-finger hand position. Its lively tempo and polyphonic nature makes it a favorite for students.