ALAN BULLARD
KEYBOARD SOLOS AND DUOS
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clavichord, harpsichord, or piano

Six Miniatures (1975) for  clavichord, harpsichord or piano
8 mins: Grade 5
Six short pieces aimed at middle-grade keyboard players        
Manuscript copies only  BULLARDMUSIC  contact     

organ

Fanfare on 'York' for organ (2012)
This lively work was commissioned by the Leeds Organists' Association in celebration of the 60th Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, and was first performed by Graham Barber on the magnificent Schulze organ of Armley Parish Churc h near Leeds. the Fanfare is equally suitable for recital programmes, and for a festive conclusion to a church service.
CE 50     Click for more details and to buy

Also several pieces published in OUP organ collections


piano (intermediate to advanced)

Five Concert Preludes (1988) for solo piano                    
9 mins: Grade 8+
Five contrasting and dramatically virtuosic studies
first performed by Alan Bullard, Colchester, 7 March 1989
Manuscript copies only  BULLARDMUSIC  contact     

Three Improvisations (1984) for solo piano             
These three pieces, improvisatory in character but detailed in structure, are suitable for both study and performance, exploring a wide range of colour within an accessible style.
The 'Caprice', mostly light and delicate, leads to a slower and expressive 'Lament', and the set concludes with a lively gigue-like 'Dance'. 'A really first-rate set of pieces, perfect for concerts, for the Grade 5-6 student'  Piano Journal
COLNE/SPARTAN  CE 41    Click for more details and to buy

Variations on an English Folk Song (1982) for solo piano    10 mins: Grade 8
first performed by Alan Bullard,  Colchester, 19 November 1982
A set of continuous variations on the folk-song Fanny Blair
Manuscript copies only  BULLARDMUSIC  contact     

piano (intermediate)

World Atlas (2006) for solo piano     Grades 3-5
Fifteen short pieces celebrating music styles from around the world, suitable for pianists of all ages
SPARTAN PRESS details

 piano (elementary)

Joining the Dots, Books 1 - 5 (2010) for solo piano
A series aimed at building confidence in piano sight-reading, bringing together a range of activities to help students improve their sense of keyboard geography and their skills in reading new music quickly and easily. They are designed to assist with the preparation for ABRSM Grades 1 to 5, but can also be used a source of warm-up, improvisation and quick study material.
ABRSM
Book 1
Book 2
Book 3
Book 4
Book 5

Party Time! on holiday (1998) for solo piano
15 very easy piano pieces: dedicated to Janet Bullard's pupils, this is another volume in the very successful Party Time! series
ABRSM  details

Piano Time Series
Alan Bullard has contributed original pieces to many of the volumes in the Piano Time series, edited by Pauline Hall
OUP details

Pianoworks 1 and 2 (2007-8) for solo piano
Written jointly with Janet Bullard, this comprehensive tutor is aimed at the older beginner
". . . a fine package designed to stimulate and train beginners from the age of about 13 upwards. It incorporates all sorts of music and is presented in an attractive, unpatronising and adult manner. The Bullards have exemplary credentials and I admire the way they have gone about this difficult task." - John York, Piano Magazine Sept 2007
OUP
Pianoworks 1
Pianoworks 2

Pianoworks Collection 1 and 2 (2007-8) for solo piano
Written and arranged jointly with Janet Bullard, these collections of 30 pieces in each volume from classical to modern are aimed at the older beginner
OUP
Pianoworks Collection 1
Pianoworks Collection 2

Pianoworks Christmas (2008) for solo piano
Written and arranged jointly with Janet Bullard, this collection of easy-to-play arrangements of 24 Christmas carols and songs includes the words and historical information.
OUP details

Pianoworks A night at the Theatre (2010) for solo piano
Written and arranged jointly with Janet Bullard, this collection of easy-to-play arrangements of 28 tunes from shows, opera and ballets, ranging from 13th Century Chines Opera to Kurt Weill, includes historical information about each piece
OUP details

The Sight-reading Sourcebook (2001) - piano Grade 1
A wealth of sight-reading practice material for up to Grade 1 of the major exam boards
Chester Music / Music Sales CH63008

The Sight-reading Sourcebook (2001) - piano Grade 2
A wealth of sight-reading practice material for Grade 2 of the major exam boards
Chester Music / Music Sales CH63019

The Sight-reading Sourcebook (2001) - piano Grade 3
A wealth of sight-reading practice material for Grade 3 of the major exam boards
Chester Music / Music Sales CH63030

piano duet

Cyprian Dances (1994) for piano, four hands            
10 mins: Grade 7-8
Four tuneful and rhythmic movements, based on a number of folk songs and dances from Cyprus.  Also available in a string orchestra version.     
'highly recommendable... fun to play: for around Grade 7 players' - Music Teacher
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I Love Piano Duets vol 3 (2004) for piano, four hands            
Grade 3-5
Six lively dances for piano duet, with included recording of each part on CD
SPARTAN PRESS details

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