A Guide to the Trinity College Piano Syllabus

Crosland - Hand in Hand

Trinity College - Grade 1

Based on the twelve-bar blues, this interesting piece from Ben Crossland’s Get Set Jazz! Grades 0-2 will surely be a popular choice. It gives the opportunity to learn about the primary chords (I, IV and V), which could be used as a basis for improvisation in lessons. The player will need to observe accent and phrasing marks in the right hand, the left hand outlining the basic chords shapes.

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