Recent Changes
  • 8/4/2018: Added Incremental Scales to Exercises & Worksheets
  • 6/28/2018: Added Autumn Leaves to Arrangements & Transcriptions
  • 6/5/2017: Rearranged Marines’ Hymn
  • 6/3/2017: Added Hail to the Chief
  • 5/29/2017: Added My Country, ‘Tis of Thee

  • Arrangements for Piano Students:

  • Mary Had a Little Lamb (right hand only)
  • Camptown Races (both hands, one at a time)
  • Summer Stars by Meghann Domond, chorded by Joshua Chandra
  • Yankee Doodle (both hands, one at a time)
  • Early Intermediate
  • Brahms’ Waltz, Op. 39 No. 15
  • Happy Birthday
  • Jolly Old St. Nicholas (both hands)
  • Jingle Bells, the chorus of (both hands) (alternate chordal version)
  • London Bridge is Falling Down
  • Nearer, My God, To Thee (19th-century English hymn: soprano and bass parts alone)
  • Ode to Joy (easier)
  • When the Saints Go Marching In (American gospel hymn)
  • Late Intermediate
  • In the Hall of the Mountain King by Edvard Grieg for the play Peer Gynt
  • It is Well with My Soul (19th-century American hymn)
  • Precious Lord, Take My Hand
  • Silent Night
  • The A section to Schubert’s March Militaire
  • My Country, ‘Tis of Thee
  • Pop! Goes the Weasel, for four hands on one piano: Full Score, Piano I, Piano II
  • Shall We Gather At the River? (19th-century American hymn: freestyle parts)
  • The Entertainer
  • Turkey in the Straw
  • Advanced
  • Canon in D Major by Johann Pachelbel
  • Fanfare from Richard Strauss’s Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Op. 30 (popularized in 2001: A Space Odyssey)

  • Exercises & Worksheets
    Arrangements & Transcriptions
  • Erik Satie’s Prèmiere Gymnopédie for clarinet, bass, and piano (full score and parts)
  • Joseph Kosma’s Autumn Leaves (1945)
  • César Franck’s Panis Angelicus, arranged by Refugio “Ernie” Gomez for SATB & Organ (Ernie’s written permission must be received before public performance; please reach Josh for contact information)

  • Compositions:

    For Piano Students
  • A Little Jaunt (intermediate)
  • Alley Cats (intermediate)
  • Lotuses (late beginner)
  • For Piano Solo
  • Valse in C-sharp Minor (inspired by Chopin’s Op. 64 No. 2)
  • Grand Waltz in D-flat Major
  • An American Toccata (its blog announcement)
  • Grieg’s Melodie, Op. 38 No. 3, extended (its blog announcement)
  • For Piano Trio
  • Serenade on a Full Moon: Full Score/Piano, Violin, Violoncello

  • Media


    An American Toccata:


    • Grand Waltz in D♭ Major (poor-quality, informal recording on Sept. 17, 2012.)
    • Grieg’s Melodie, Op. 38 No. 3, extended (informal recording on Apr. 10, 2013)

    Grand Waltz Manuscript