Category Archives: Easy

“Beauty” from “Six Little Quark Waltzes”

A charming  little waltz which features a gently flowing melody enhanced by simple triplets.    The notes are easy and the bass accompaniment features a very few basic chords. A good choice for students learning to  use   the pedal … Continue reading

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“Strolling”

    “Strolling” is an attractive and lively piece which is relatively easy to play.  The bass is very simple consisting of half a dozen broken chords in the keys of F and C major.   The rhythm is energized … Continue reading

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“Charm” from “Six Little Quark Waltzes”

    A charming  little waltz which lives up to its name with a spirited rhythm and a lilting melody.  The notes are easy and the bass accompaniment features a very few basic chords.  The slightly syncopated rhythm with tied … Continue reading

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“Down” from “Six Little Quark Waltzes”

  This is a melodic and charming little waltz in a minor key.  It is moderately easy to play with only two chords forming the basis for most of the left hand accompaniment until the melody takes over in bars … Continue reading

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“Up” from “Six Little Quark Waltzes”

This charming little piece is one of six easy and melodic waltzes I created for beginning students.  There are only three chords in the left hand and one of those in an inversion, so the left hand should be almost … Continue reading

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Bounce

This is a very easy little piece with a lively gait and very few chords in the left hand. It should be played  at a brisk pace with a light touch.  Remember to “bounce” sharply off the two pizzicato notes … Continue reading

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Little Prelude in F

This little prelude is easy to play and is a good introduction to Baroque style music with a simple theme appearing in both the treble and bass clefs.  The continuous flow of the notes allows for no pause, so the … Continue reading

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