Every year I love to revisit student favorite Halloween Piano Resources. I was delighted today to discover and add several new spooky composing and improvisation resources to the list that I am eager to try out with my students.
Halloween Piano Composing Printables
Teach Piano Today just posted this Mummy Music Free Printable that is a perfect quick win for beginning students. It centers around middle C hands separate. I love how students can gain confidence composing by just having to create a short motif to "fill in the blanks." Its the perfect activity for hesitant composers because of the guided process.
Halloween Piano Improvisation Tutorial Videos
I love these leveled tutorial videos for creating spooky music at rebeccaspianokeys.com for more experienced elementary, intermediate or advanced students. They are perfect for piano lab or at home exploration because Rebecca gives specific step by step tips and instructions for success with musical samples throughout.
Level 1 introduces interval qualities including minor and tritones to be used in a hands separate "conversation" style spooky improv.