This collection of original piano pieces seeks to capture characteristic sounds and musical motifs and styles from around the world, for added interest and enjoyment to pianists of all ages. The themes range from jazz, theater, and vaudeville, to humor, fantasy, and sounds from abroad. Teachers and piano students can use the pieces as an enjoyable change-of-pace from the sonatina, in lessons and recitals. Original piano pieces in diverse styles that are fun to play and hear. Arranged from elementary to early intermediate, easier to play than they sound. A variety of motifs include sounds from other lands, jazz and blues, vaudeville, humor, and fantasy.