A Jazzy Christmas is a unique collection of fourteen great festive jazz arrangements for solo Piano - your favourite carols as you've never heard them before.
For the pianist who has exhausted those tired old Christmas favourites, this well-loved songbook is sure to get the attention of your audience with these fun and exciting arrangements of traditional Yuletide tunes. Expertly arranged by Paul Honey, this book contains a great selection of traditional carols like Silent Night and Away In A Manger as well as more modern hits like Last Christmas and Mary's Boy Child. For the full list of fourteen songs included here, please scroll down.
Every song is a unique and fresh take on a classic, making this truly a hit with players and listeners alike. Pianists will love the jazzed-up harmonies and fun solo passages while listeners will enjoy blend of old and new, familiar and unfamiliar. Another great part of A Jazzy Christmas is the challenge involved. Everyone can play the traditional carols, but these sparkling arrangements will give your fingers a challenge and your audience a surprise. The songs are probably suitable for around a Grade 5 standard, due to the unconventional rhythms and harmonies involved.
So whether you want to wow the audience at a Christmas concert, or just want to unite the family around a log fire in those cold winter months, A Jazzy Christmas is certain to brighten up the Christmas favourites while also guaranteed to keep your fingers warm.
If this collection isn't enough Christmas-jazz for you, why not check out the follow-up, A Jazzy Christmas Book 2,
for even more spiced up arrangements of old favourites?