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Red Leaf is a collective of award-winning composers

who share a passion for creating new repertoire for today's student and performer.



Enjoy exploring our music through sound/score samples as well as some videos.

Have fun browsing!


NEWS AND REVIEWS



Clavier Companion Review: "The collection is a delight, and it deserves a place in every teacher’s studio".

An enthusiastic and expert review of "Truly Astounding Animals" by Peter Rudzik, on two full pages of the well known American piano magazine. To read the entire article please click here.

NEW BOOKS!


Susan Griesdale's new Dance Collection in three volumes - Dance, Danse, Danza - has just been released! Strikingly original, perfect for recitals and encores, from early advanced to ARCT/Diploma level, they are sure to make a big impression and will stand out in any performance program. Check out the videos and scores here.




Janet Gieck has a new collection - Old Tyme Candy Shoppe. The pieces were composed for my candy loving students in Southwestern Saskatchewan. They have been arranged in an order of difficulty according to the learning sequence of Music Learning Theory. Many of the pieces move all around the piano (keyboard geography), and you will also find numerous key signatures and modes represented. May they satisfy your musical sweet cravings! Early elementary piano solos.




Beverly Porter recently introduced her latest collection, Nightscape. There are 10 expressive, imaginative pieces describing some of the events and sights of the night time hours. The levels are elementary to intermediate or Grades 1 to 5 and are suitable for festivals, recitals and examinations.




June Armstrong recently released her collection of 17 impressions - Sea World, a follow-up to Safari. These atmospheric pieces are suitable for elementary to early intermediate players and are excellent for recital programmes, festivals and competitions.




Teresa Richert has publishing rights back from the Frederick Harris music Company on Toy Collection with 11 elementary piano solos about "timeless toys". This collection will appeal to younger students and is fun learning for Christmas or any time of year! 




Peter Rudzik has a new Elementary Piano Collection called Easy as Pie - cheery and quirky piano pieces inspired by all things edible! He also has a new duet collection Pop Goes the Weasel and Muffin Man. Crowd pleasers that are perfect to close any recital program. Exciting, fun to play and requiring a sense of humour!




A new collection by Rebekah Maxner!  Rock that Train is a piano collection for elementary to late elementary (Preparatory to Grade 2) students. 10 pieces inspired by popular styles, perfect for recitals, festival performances or just for fun.

SYLLABUS NEWS


Teresa Richert's piece, Bouncing Ball from her Toy Collection - Elementary Piano Solos is included in the current syllabus of the Australian Music Examination Board's Piano series.


The ABRSM 2019-20 syllabus as well as the RIAM (Royal Irish Academy of Music) 2019 syllabus have both included pieces by June Armstrong. Congratulations June!


The London College of Music has just released its 2018 syllabus and we want to congratulate Rebekah Maxner and June Armstrong for having their music selected for the syllabus!

RED LEAF GOES DIGITAL!

Did you know that Red Leaf is now offering some PDF Downloads on selected Repertoire. Click on ORDERING MUSIC and then select PDF button to see a list of what's available. The list will grow!