Elena Cobb Star Prize Performance Repertoire List 2017 at BIFF

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1. DUETS & TRIOS CLASS

Beginners To Late Intermediate Levels, Up to Prep Test-Gr.5 ABRSM

Elena Cobb Star Prize DUETS from Piano Star 1, by ABRSM
(NB: below is a selection but all duets can be considered for the performance)
Bobby Shafto’s Gone to Sea, Trad. English, arr. Nancy Litten, 33 sec
Secret Mission, by Andrew Eales, 28 sec
My Best Sandwich, by David Blackwell, 25 sec
LEVEL: up to Prep Test
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Bobby Shafto’s Gone to Sea
 Secret Mission
 My Best Sandwich

 

Piano Star 2 ABRSM DUETS from Piano Star 2, by ABRSM
(NB: below is a selection but all duets can be considered for the performance)
The Music Box, by Mike Cornick, 21 sec
Fire Dance, by Andrew Eales, 41 sec
The Cat and the Mouse, by Aisling Greally, 29 sec
LEVEL: Prep Test
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The Music Box
Fire Dance
The Cat and the Mouse

 

Piano Star 3 ABRSM DUETS FROM Piano Star 3, by ABRSM
(NB: below is a selection but all duets can be considered for the performance)
Dance of the Pianists, by Alan Bullard, 36 sec
Morning Has Broken, Trad. Scottish, arr. David Blackwell, 37 sec
Lost in the Maze, Mark Tanner, 1 min 04 sec
LEVEL: Prep Test to Grade 1
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Dance of the Pianists
Morning Has Broken
Lost in the Maze

 

My Piano Trip To London by Elena Cobb My Piano Trip To London, book 1, by Elena Cobb
DUETS: any piece
LEVEL: complete beginner with teacher or an older student (Gr. 1-3 ABRSM)
STYLE: Jazz and traditional
TIMES: displayed near each title
PREVIEW: click on the cover to see sample pages

List of pieces to select from:

1. London Calling 20 sec, SCROLL to watch video
2. Royal Guard, 20 sec
 3. TV Station BBC, 20 sec
 4. Bird’s View From The London Eye, 40 sec, SCROLL to watch a video
5. Spooky Tower 25, sec
6. Cats & Dogs 25 sec, SCROLL to watch a video
 7. Swinging Ben, 40 sec
 8. Tea At Five, Sharp! 35 sec
9. Double Decker Bass, 40 sec
10. Morning at St Paul’s, SCROLL to watch a video
11. Great Detective, 35 sec
12. Gravity, 25 sec
13 Take The Tuba, 40 sec
14. Jingle Bells In London, 30 sec
15. Hey, Dude! 1 min 10 sec
16. American In London (solo), 45 sec
17. Pirate Song (solo), 45 sec

 

My Piano Trip To London 2 by Elena Cobb My Piano Trip To London, book 2, by Elena Cobb
TRIOS: any piece
FORMAT: hard copy
LEVEL: beginners at various levels, (Prep Test-Gr.3) one can be a teacher
STYLE: Classical, Jazz and traditional
TIMES: displayed near each title
PREVIEW: click on the cover to see sample pages

List of pieces to select from:

1. Boom, Said Guy Fawkes! Boogie-woogie, 1 min
2. Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, Tchaikovsky arr. by E. Cobb, 1 min
3. Tea For Three, Waltz, 1 min
4. Sitting On A Lily Pad, Classical, 1 min
5. Rule, Britannia! T. Arne, arr. Elena Cobb, 2 min
6. Sailor’s Hornpipe, trad. arr. Elena Cobb, 2 min

 

 

Snapchats Piano Duets by Melanie Spanswick Snapchats, by Melanie Spanswick
DUETS: any piece
FORMAT: hard copy
LEVEL: Gr. 1-3 ABRSM, usually of a similar level
STYLE: Minimalist
TIME: displayed near each title
PREVIEW: please click on the cover to see sample pages

 

Pam & Olly Wedgwood At The Drop Of A Hat showstopper piano duet At The Drop Of A Hat by Pam and Olly Wedgwood
DUET: one can be a teacher
FORMAT: hard copy
LEVEL: Gr. 4-5 ABRSM
STYLE: Boogie-woogie
TIME: 2 min 30 sec
VIDEO: please scroll to watch
PREVIEW: click on the cover to see sample pages

 

The Wheels Of Time Piano Duet By Heather Hammond The Wheels Of Time, by Heather Hammond
DUET: one can be a teacher
FORMAT: hard copy
LEVEL: Gr. 5-6 ABRSM
STYLE: Pop
TIME: 2 min 30 sec
VIDEO: please scroll to watch
PREVIEW: click on the cover to see sample pages

 

Mrs Van Der Blond piano duet by Elena Cobb Mrs Van Der Blond, by Elena Cobb
DUET: one can be a teacher
FORMAT: digital download PDF with watermark licence. When using digital download both performers should have a copy.
LEVEL: Gr. 5 ABRSM
STYLE: Boogie-Woogie
TIME: 2 min 30 sec
VIDEO: please scroll to watch
PREVIEW: please click on the cover to see sample pages

 

2. SOLO CLASS
Beginners To Early Intermediate Levels, Gr. 1-5 ABRSM

UP TO PREP TEST LEVEL TO GRADE 1 LEVEL ABRSM

Piano Star ABRSM

 

 

 

 

 

Piano Star 1, by ABRSM (NB: below is a selection but all solo pieces can also be considered for the performance)

1. Ice on the Pond, by Jane Sebba, 28 sec
 2. Top-Down Tortoise, by Alasdair Spratt, 28 sec
 3. The Path, arr. Nancy Litten, 28 sec

Piano Star 2, byABRSM (NB: below is a selection but all solo pieces can also be considered for the performance)

1. The Midnight Owl, by Edmund Jolliffe, 38 sec
 2. Wonkey Donkey, by Mark Tanner, 30 sec
 3. John Ryan’s Polka, Trad. Irish, arr. David Blackwell, 28 sec

Piano Star 3, by ABRSM (NB: below is a selection but all solo pieces can also be considered for the performance)

1. Halloween Dance, by Mike Cornick, 35 sec
 2. Cherry Blossom, by David Blackwell, 36 sec
 3. Pirates Coming! by Edmund Jolliffe, 45 sec

GRADE 1 ABRSM level

  1. Super Duck from Higgledy Piggledy Jazz, by Elena Cobb, hard copy, Jazz, 1 min 20 sec, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  2. Witch Cackle from Piano Magic, by Melanie Spanswick, hard copy, Classical, 45 sec, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  3. Space Train from Piano Aliens by Elena Cobb, hard copy, Disco, 45 sec, PREVIEW BOOK

GRADE 2 ABRSM level

  1. I Ate All The Choc’late from Higgledy Piggledy Jazz, by Elena Cobb, hard copy, Jazz, 1 min, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  2. Milky Way from Piano Aliens, by Elena Cobb, hard copy, Romantic, 40 sec, PREVIEW BOOK
  3. Fairy Dust, from Piano Magic, by Melanie Spanswick, hard copy, Minimalist, 35 sec, PREVIEW BOOK.

GRADE 3 ABRSM level

  1. Polka Butterfly, from Higgledy Piggledy Jazz, by Elena Cobb, hard copy, Jazz, 1 min, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  2. Imminent Danger, from Grooves From Piano Dudes, by Heather Hammond, hard copy, Pop. 40 sec, PREVIEW BOOK
  3. Time To Catch A Train, from Higgledy Piggledy Jazz, by Elena Cobb, hard copy, Jazz, 1 min 25 sec, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO

GRADE 4 ABRSM level

  1. Flamenco Fiesta, from Piano Ole! by Heather Hammond, hard copy, Classical. 1 min 30 sec, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  2. House Beat, by Paul Birchall, digital download, Pop, 2 min 50 sec, PREVIEW.
  3. When Tides Change, from Ballads Without Words, vol.1, by Heather Hammond, hard copy, Pop, 1 min, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO

GRADE 5 ABRSM level

  1. Waltz On The Sunken Ship, from Piano Waves, by Melanie Spanswick, hard copy, Romantic. 2 min, PREVIEW BOOK,
  2. Sunday, from Daily Expressions book 2, by Paul Birchall, hard copy, Minimalist, 1 min 25 sec, PREVIEW BOOK
  3. Heriot Water, from A Borders Suite, by Donald Thomson, hard copy, Celtic, 2 min 15 sec PREVIEW BOOK


3. SOLO CLASS

Late Intermediate To Advanced Levels, Gr. 6-8 ABRSM

GRADE 6 ABRSM level

  1. Lavender Haze, from Piano Recital Solos, by Elena Cobb, hard copy, Romantic, 2 min, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  2. Good Mood Boogie from Grooves For Piano Dudes, by Heather Hammond, hard copy, Jazz, 1 min 10 sec, PREVIEW BOOK
  3. The Silvery Tay, by Donald Thomson, digital download, Celtic inspired, PREVIEW BOOK

GRADE 7 ABRSM level

  1. Grey Mare’s Tail, from A Borders Suite, by Donald Thomson, hard copy, Celtic inspired, 2 min, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  2. Digression, by Melanie Spanswick, from Digressions, hard copy, Minimalist, 1 min 25 sec, PREVIEW BOOK,
  3. Mirrors, by Sam Wedgwood, from Sam Wedgwood Project, digital download, Pop Ballad, PREVIEW BOOK

GRADE 8 ABRSM level

  1. Arabia Étude-Tableau by Elena Cobb, hard copy, Romantic, 3 min 20 sec, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  2. Peacock Grande Valse, by Elena Cobb, digital download, hard copy released soon, Romantic, 1 min 40 sec, PREVIEW BOOK
  3. Russian Bells Étude-Tableau, by Elena Cobb, digital, Romantic, 1 min 50 sec, PREVIEW BOOK, SCROLL TO WATCH VIDEO
  4. Penguins, by Andrew Higgins, hard copy and digital, 2 min, PREVIEW BOOK

 

WATCH VIDEOS

 Graded selection of video recordings.

 Please note that only several examples for each grade were included.

 Visit my YouTube channel to view more.

1. DUETS & TRIOS CLASS Beginners To Late Intermediate Level

London Calling, from My Piano Trip To London, complete beginners Cats & Dogs, from My Piano Trip To London, complete beginners
 Bird’s View from The London Eye, My Piano Trip To London, elementary  Morning At St Paul’s, From My Piano Trip To London, elementary
Morning Prayer, from My Piano Trip To London Trios, various beginners  At The Drop Of A Hat, Gr.4-5 ABRSM
The Wheels Of Time, Gr.5-6 ABRSM Mrs Van Der Blond, Gr.5-6 ABRSM

2. SOLO CLASS Beginners To Early Intermediate

Super Duck, Higgledy Piggledy Jazz, Gr.1 ABRSM I Ate All The Choc’late, Higgledy Pigledy Jazz, Gr.2 ABRSM
 Polka Butterfly, Higgledy Piggledy Jazz, Gr.3 ABRSM  Time To Catch A Train, Higgledy Piggledy Jazz, Gr.3 ABRSM
 When Tides Change, Ballads Without Words, Gr.4  Flamenco Fiesta, from Piano Oé! Gr.4 ABRSM
 Sunday, by Paul Birchall From Daily Expressions, Book 2, Gr. 5 ABRSM  Heriot Water, From A Borders Suite, Gr.6

 3. SOLO CLASS Intermediate to Advanced

Lavender Haze, from Piano Recital Solos, Elena Cobb, Gr.6 ABRSM The Silvery Tay, Donald Thomson, Gr.6 ABRSM
Grey Mare’s Tail, from A Borders Suite, Donald Thomson, Gr.7 ABRSM Peacok Grande Valse, Elena Cobb, Gr.8 ABRSM
Arabia Étude-Tableau, Elena Cobb, Gr.8 ABRSM  Russian Bells Étude-Tableau, Elena Cobb, Gr.8 ABRSM

 

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