HAND IN HAND
Ben Crosland (b.1968)
Ben started by writing music for his own piano students and has now written seven volumes of easy to intermediate works for piano, several of which have been used in Trinity College London syllabuses.
Ben is also a sound designer working with various instruments and plays in a Jazz group called the Ben Crosland Quintet. Click on the picture to listen to some of his other work on Soundcloud:
Ben Crosland is a CONTEMPORARY composer writing mostly in jazz and pop styles. His aim is to create music which students will find both inspiring and achievable, while still being gently challenging and technically beneficial. Hand in Hand is in a gentle Blues style and based on the 12 bar blues pattern in C major: