This article is written by Molly!
Now that summer is quickly coming to a close, fall is right around the corner.
It’s hard to choose a favourite season, but where I’m from, this means that it’s almost time for big sweaters, crunchy leaves, and the smell of pumpkin spice wafting around every corner. And the best of all is that it’s the season of Halloween!
Here are 20 piano solos to help you get some of those festive fall feelings.
1. Monster Mash – Bobby Pickett
It’s a graveyard smash!
2. Autumn Leaves – Roger Williams
3. Thriller – Michael Jackson
The king of pop will always live on in spirit.
4. Sweater Weather – The Neighbourhood
5. Forever Autumn – Jeff Wayne
Autumn lasting forever? A girl can dream…
6. This is Halloween – Danny Elfman
The Nightmare Before Christmas film will guarantee those festive feels like nothing else.
7. The Addams Family Theme – Vic Mizzy
8. Time Warp – Richard O’Brien
Let’s channel our inner Rocky Horror and do the time warp – so it can be October 31st already!
9. The Phantom of the Opera – Andrew Lloyd Webber
10. Casper the Friendly Ghost Theme – Mack David
If ghosts like Casper existed in real life, I wouldn’t even mind.
11. September Song – Kurt Weill
12. Don’t Fear the Reaper – Blue Öyster Cult
13. Friday the 13th Theme – Harry Manfredini
14. Autumn in New York – Bud Powell
15. Werewolves of London – Warren Zevon
16. Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme – Stephen Sherlock
17. Ghostbusters Theme Song – Ray Parker Jr.
18. Wake Me Up When September Ends – Green Day
19. Hedwig’s Theme Song – John Williams
As a Harry Potter fanatic, I get goosebumps every time.
20. Cold – Maroon 5
Just like the Canadian weather.
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