These two mid to late intermediate Bundle: Doxology + Ode to Joy will give students a contemporary sound to these beloved hymn tunes. Each of these pieces begins in a melancholy simple way and unfolds into a big, broad, and triumphant ending!
Leveling of this Bundle: Doxology + Ode to Joy
Doxology – The Doxology is a mid to late intermediate arrangement and falls easily in the hands, even small hands! The smallest note value are set of 4 sixteenth notes. No octaves are used except in the left hand and these are not done in succession, so they are easy to manage, even for small hands. Fingering suggestions are given throughout the piece. Keys include G major and D major.
This arrangement includes an alternate ending with and without a glissando. But both are big and grand sounding!
Ode Joy – This arrangement is a favorite of ComposeCreate teachers who enjoy hymn arrangements. A contemporary, syncopated yet melancholy setting is easy for the early to mid intermediate student to manage. The smallest note value in the piece is the eighth note and the keys are C major, D Major and G major.
Who will enjoy this Bundle: Doxology + Ode to Joy
You and all ages of students will enjoy these arrangements, especially teenage and adult students. In addition, these pieces a especially appealing to pianists with small hands who want a big sound without successive and difficult octave passages.
What’s so awesome about a studio license?
This bundle of the Doxology and Ode to Joy comes with a studio license which means that you only have to purchase this bundle one time and that licenses you to use either or both of these two pieces with ALL your students that you directly teach for your entire lifetime of teaching! That’s like getting an unlimited supply of 2 pieces of Music Kids Love™! You never have to buy either piece again!