The composer’s diverse influences for this compilation range from the suspense of detective stories to the synth-pop style of video gaming, resulting in a unique, contemporary style. This is complemented by a combination of Latin, blues, and ragtime vibes that expose the student to a variety of related genres.
Sam Wedgwood has a rare talent for composing music with memorable, popular melodies. He made his name by writing orchestral music for TV and radio, and his pieces are aired many times, every day, on channels, stations, and websites throughout the world. Sam’s original educational pieces are loved by those who are learning to play the piano. Shark Soup, from Sam Wedgwood’s Project Jazz Piano edition, was recently added to the ABRSM grade 4 piano syllabus, thus exposing Sam to a wider international audience.
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Next Level Solos and Duets by Sam Wedgwood
NEXT LEVEL is an exciting new collection for piano that features ten jazz-inspired solos and duets for grade 3-5 level. Incorporating the key technical requirements of the main music syllabi, Next Level provides an ideal companion for students working towards exams as well as those playing purely for pleasure.