Playing the piano is the perfect way to relax and unwind in stressful times. It’s a great way to distract yourself from the craziness of the world. Wouldn’t it be great to come out of quarantine with a few new polished piano pieces?
Here are 20 relaxing piano solos to practice while you’re at home:
1. “River Flows in You” by Yiruma
2. “Canon in D” by Johann Pachelbel
3. “Comptine d’un autre été: L’après midi” by Yann Tiersen
4. “Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring” by J.S. Bach, Arr. Jon Schmidt
5. “The Girl With the Flaxen Hair” by Claude Debussy
6. “Gymnopédie No. 1” by Erik Satie
7. “The Vigil” by David Nevue
8. “Clair de lune” by Claude Debussy
9. “Nuvole Bianche” by Ludovico Einaudi
10. “You Raise Me Up” by Josh Groban
11. “Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C Major” by J.S. Bach
12. “Once Upon a December” by Ahrens/Flaherty, Arr. Phillip Keveren
13. “Married Life” by Michael Giacchino
14. “Moonlight Sonata” by Ludwig Van Beethoven
15. “May Be” by Yiruma
16. “City of Stars” by Hurwitz/Pasek/Paul, Arr. Paul Fagan
17. “Winter from The Four Seasons” by Antonio Vivaldi
18. “The Heart Asks Pleasure First” by Michael Nyman
19. “Prelude No. 7 in A Major, Op. 28” by Frederic Chopin
20. “Träumerei” by Robert Schumann
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This post was written by Megan, piano teacher and author of Pianissimo: A Very Piano Blog. Visit her website for more piano related blogs for teachers, parents, students, and all things piano.
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