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Enjoy playing the famous Christmas carol "The First Nowell" (also known as "The First Noel") accompanied by concert pianist, Lisa Maresch. Thanks to our unique interactive video player, you can easily speed up and slow down the tempo of the piano accompaniment audio/video track, set up loops and markings - all while reading your violin part from the same video. A useful tool for any musician.
The video shows the melody with lyrics and chord indications synchronized with the piano accompaniment.
This video has been created with professional quality equipment for an optimal video and audio experience. The audio/video recording has been directed by professional audio engineer, Raj Lathigara.
This accompaiment is based on the special arrangement by Fabrizio Ferrari taken from the top seller Christmas Sheet Music Collection for piano, voice or other instruments.
About Lisa Maresch:
Lisa is an accomplished pianist whose playing, teaching, and advocacy have taken her all over the world. Everywhere from the Sidney Opera House to the Las Vegas strip, she has participated in the International Keyboard Institute of the Mannes School in New York, Roundtop International Music Festival in Texas, Brevard Music Festival in North Carolina, the Quartet Program in Pennsylvania, the Las Vegas Music festival, Arizona Musicfest, the Blackbird Music Project in Southern California; and even served as guest artist at a music festival in American Samoa, and artist in residence at Arquetopia in Mexico.
She has taught at the University of Nevada, the Chapman Conservatory of Music, and the Orange County High School of the Arts in California. Lisa is also the founder of the Scholarship Student Showcase Concerts for the Warne Scholarship Foundation in Orange, CA.
Besides serving as pianist in Virtual Sheet Music's Piano Accompaniment Videos, Lisa currently teaches and records from Syntonique Studios in San Francisco, is a member of the Crowden Music School faculty in Berkeley, and is actively involved in the Music Teachers Association of California and the National Music Teachers Association