Grade Two Piano: Popular Repertoire ideas

Christmas holidays are an ideal time for young 40 Piece Challenge participants to put their piano playing skills to good use!

These collections will provide instant musical gratification for students who have already mastered Grade Two, or who are playing at a Grade Three or Four level.

Encourage and motivate your young players by suggesting these collections to their parents. They will be some of the cheapest Christmas gifts ever!

ChartHitsGradeTwo

Chart Hits of 2012-2013 (118290)

Song List:

  • The A Team – Ed Sheeran
  • As Long As You Love Me – Justin Bieber
  • Blow Me (One Last Kiss) – P!nk
  • 50 Ways To Say Goodbye – Train
  • Ho Hey – The Lumineers
  • I Knew You Were Trouble – Taylor Swift
  • I Won’t Give Up – Jason Mraz
  • It’s Time – Imagine Dragons
  • Little Talks
  • Live While We’re Young – One Direction
  • Locked Out Of Heaven – Bruno Mars
  • One More Night – Maroon 5
  • Skyfall – Adele
  • Some Nights – fun.
  • Too Close – Alex Clare
  • We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together – Taylor Swift

FunTimeGrade Two

Faber Studio Collection FunTime (119436)

This collection includes a range of pieces from the FunTime series. Arranged by Nancy and Randall Faber you just know these arrangements will sound fantastic AND be pedagogically sound!

Song List:

  • Addams Family Theme
  • Barber Of Seville Overture
  • Chopsticks
  • Glad Cat Rag
  • Home (special bonus hit!)
  • Hound Dog
  • Howl At The Moon
  • In The Mood
  • Misty
  • The Phantom Of The Opera
  • Scheherezade Theme

MyFirstMoveThemesGradeTwo

My First Movie Themes Songbook (102856)

This is a really beautifully presented book – it really looks like a gift! Full colour illustrations inside and nearly 30 movie themes. Great value!

Song List:

  • As Time Goes By
  • Chariots Of Fire
  • Falling Slowly
  • Gabriel’s Oboe
  • Hallelujah
  • Hands Of Time
  • How The West Was Won (Main Title)
  • If We Hold On Together
  • James Bond Theme
  • Jessica’s Theme (Breaking In The Colt)
  • The Magnificent Seven
  • Mission: Impossible Theme
  • My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme From ‘Titanic’)
  • A Narnia Lullaby
  • New York, New York
  • Over The Rainbow
  • The Pink Panther
  • Raiders March
  • Singin’ In The Rain
  • Sisters
  • Somewhere In Time
  • Somewhere, My Love
  • Soul Bossa Nova
  • Star Trek(R) The Motion Picture
  • Star Wars (Main Theme)
  • We Are The Champions
  • You’ve Got A Friend In Me

TeenageDreamGradeTwo

Teenage Dream (109267)

Again, you might not want to ‘teach’ Katy Perry songs in your piano lessons, but if it keeps them playing the piano over the Summer holidays, we’re all for it!

These arrangements are easy, but very true to the original songs.

Song List:

  • California Gurls
  • Circle The Drain
  • E.T.
  • Firework
  • Hummingbird Heartbeat
  • Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)
  • Not Like The Movies
  • The One That Got Away
  • Peacock
  • Pearl
  • Teenage Dream
  • Who Am I Living For?

Australian and New Zealand teacher and parents can purchase these books at THESE STORES, all our lovely readers outside of this area can purchase at your local music store!