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Jazzy Old St. Nicholas for Solo Jazz Piano

Christmas Jazz counterpoint and more for Jolly Old St. Nicholas

Scot Ranney
Year of arrangement
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Jazz music
Solo instrument (Piano)
Instrumental parts
Not available

This is a great piece for anyone who wants a fun swinging take with some Bach sounding counterpoint thrown in for good measure on the holiday standard, Jolly Old Saint Nicholas. There are hints of Oscar Peterson as well as standard jazz voicings you would find in any lead sheet or big band chart. It’s a good winter recital piece and will impress anyone who’s listening. I’ll get an mp3 up soon!

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