Tropical Breeze

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Tropical Breeze
Tropical Breeze is an intermediate level Latin style piano solo that is part of the Dog Days Songbook. Music by Jennifer Eklund.
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Tropical Breeze

  • Style: Bossa nova; Latin

  • Correlates to Piano Pronto method books: Movement 5

  • Level: Intermediates

  • Tonal center: C major

  • Teaching concepts: Slow quarter note triplets; bossa nova rhythms

Additional Details

Composer: Eklund
Tonal Center: C major
Genre(s): Contemporary Lyrical, Latin, Pop-Style
Instrumentation: Piano Solo
In a collection: Dog Days Songbooks
Level: Intermediate
Medium: Sheet Music
Method Book Match: Movement 4, Movement 5


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Tropical Breeze is a very pretty song that I know will appeal to my students. I like the practice my students will have with the Latin rhythm and parallel 6ths.

This is a great song!! When i used (and perused) the audio sample i was led to think it’d be hard to play. Then i saw the score sheet and there was a clear writing and some new concepts. I must say your music has that quality, at first it sounds complex, then upon reading it seems manageable, and on the piano it is a pleasure! Of course, i don’t mean i play it right the first time (i never do! not even after a couple of tries, but the score allows me to build and learn with little difficulty… then again i am an engineer, not a musician, but your books sometimes makes me think otherwise ) Thank you! Looking forward to some more of this rythm that is so close to me, as a latin.

Bravo! Another well done composition that i will add to my arsenal of student savers. I envision utilizing this piece for the first lesson of the Fall term, as a way to say goodbye summer, and to escape the cold Midwest winters.

I like this piece very much and I know my students (and their parents) will too. The bossa nova rhythm is easy to understand and the music has a good flow without being aggressively syncopated. I would definitely use this in a student recital.