Musical Instruments and their Music
The Professional Pianist -- Praise Solos for Christmas: 40 Advanced Arrangements
The Professional Pianist -- Praise Solos for Christmas
40 Advanced Arrangements
Paperback      ISBN: 1470620294

This collection has been crafted to provide professional-sounding, easily prepared arrangements for busy pianists. It contains 40 selections of Contemporary Christian favorites, appropriate for services throughout the holiday season. Each arrangement has been carefully engraved for easy reading, and approximate performance times have been included to assist with planning. Titles: Adore Him * All Is Well * Angels We Have Heard on High (Tomlin) * Bethlehem Morning * Born Is the King (It's Christmas) * Born That We May Have Life * Breath of Heaven (Mary's Song) * Christmas Offering * The Christmas Shoes * Emmanuel (Hallowed Manger Ground) * Emmanuel (McGee) * Emmanuel (Smith) * The First Noel * Glory in the Highest * Grown-Up Christmas List * Hallelujah (Light Has Come) * Hallelujah (Zschech) * Hark The Herald Angels Sing * Hark The Herald Angels Sing (King of Heaven) * He Has Come for Us (God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen) * He Is Born, the Divine Christ Child * How Many Kings * I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day * Immanuel (From the Squalor of a Borrowed Stable) * Jesus Messiah * Joseph's Lullaby * Joy Has Dawned * Joy to the World (Unspeakable Joy) * Let There Be Peace on Earth * Light of the World (O Jesus, Son of God) * The Little Drummer Boy * Mary, Did You Know? * Mary's Little Boy Child * My Soul Magnifies the Lord * One Small Child * Sing We Now of Christmas * What Can I Do (Christmas Version) * When Hope Came Down * Winter Snow * Your Name (Christmas Version). 140 pages.

Sunday Morning Blended Worship Companion: 33 Selections of Praise Songs with Hymns, Comb Bound Book
Sunday Morning Blended Worship Companion
33 Selections of Praise Songs with Hymns, Comb Bound Book
Paperback      ISBN: 1470627531

Sunday Morning Blended Worship Companion presents 33 medleys that combine a hymn or traditional sacred song with a contemporary favorite. It includes arrangements at the late intermediate to early advanced levels for the church pianist who needs material for preludes, offertories, postludes, and other service music. Titles: Amazing Grace with Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone) * Be Thou My Vision with Center * Blessed Be Your Name with Blessed Be the Name * Breathe On Me, Breath of God with Breathe * Cornerstone with The Solid Rock * Everlasting God with A Mighty Fortress Is Our God * Firm Foundation with The Church's One Foundation * Forever Reign with Jesus Shall Reign * Glorious Day (Living He Loved Me) with One Day * Glory to God Forever with To God Be the Glory * God of Wonders with For the Beauty of the Earth * The Heart of Worship with Nothing But the Blood * Holy Is the Lord with Crown Him with Many Crowns * Holy Spirit with Spirit of God, Descend Upon My Heart * Hosanna (Praise Is Rising) with Praise to the Lord, the Almighty * How Can I Keep from Singing with Praise Him Praise Him * How Great Thou Art with How Great Is Our God * I Exalt Thee with I Surrender All * I Need Thee Every Hour with Lord, I Need You * I Will Rise with My Savior First of All * It Is Well with It Is Well with My Soul * Jesus Paid It All with Jesus Paid It All (Oh Praise the One) * Mighty to Save with Arise, My Soul, Arise * My Faith Has Found a Resting Place with Enough * No, Not One with No, Not One * O Praise Him (All This for a King) with Rejoice, the Lord Is King * Oceans (Where Feet May Fail) with 'Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus * One Thing Remains (Your Love Never Fails) with Jesus Never Fails * Our God with How Firm a Foundation * Revelation Song with Holy, Ho

Sonatas, Opp. 1, 14, 28, 29
Sonatas, Opp. 1, 14, 28, 29
Paperback      ISBN: 1470636786

Sergei Prokofiev's nine piano sonatas span the years 1907 to 1953. This collection, edited by Thomas Schumacher, addresses the first four of these masterworks: Op. 1 (in F minor), Op. 14 (in D minor), Op. 28 (in A minor), and Op. 29 (in C minor). In prefatory matter, Schumacher discusses Prokofiev's compositional style and the form of each sonata, in addition to analyzing the various themes and compositional nuances of each work. Helpful fingering and pedaling suggestions are also offered in this comprehensive, clearly engraved edition.

Thomas Schumacher, professor emeritus of piano at the Eastman School of Music, has toured and lectured throughout the United States, Canada, Italy, Sweden, Belgium, China, Taiwan, and Japan. He studied at the Manhattan School of Music and the Juilliard School.
The Contemporary Christmas Service: 10 Inspiring Piano Solos for Church Pianists
The Contemporary Christmas Service
10 Inspiring Piano Solos for Church Pianists
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0739098713

These inspirational solo piano arrangements of popular Christmas tunes, traditional carols, spirituals, and contemporary praise music can be used as service or concert selections during the holiday season. Titles: A Baby Changes Everything * Breath of Heaven (Mary's Song) * A Christmas to Remember * Do You Hear What I Hear? * Go, Tell It on the Mountain with Amen * Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year * Light a Candle * Mary, Did You Know? * Silent Night with Away in a Manger and Happy Birthday, Jesus.

Performances of all the titles are available on iTunes.
The Guitar Collection -- Movie Songs: 64 Popular Songs from Memorable Films
The Guitar Collection -- Movie Songs
64 Popular Songs from Memorable Films
Paperback      ISBN: 1470632446

The Guitar Collection: Movie Songs contains 64 songs that immediately evoke the famous films they're taken from, including "Gonna Fly Now" from Rocky, "Everything Is Awesome" from The Lego Movie, "Ghostbusters," "Footloose," The Graduate's "Mrs. Robinson," "James Bond Theme," "New York, New York," and many more. Every book in The Guitar Collection series features guitar TAB transcriptions with complete lyrics, and the sheer variety and quality of the selections make them a no-brainer bargain for guitarists and musicians of all ages. Titles: Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) (Against All Odds) * Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) (Arthur) * Batman Theme (Batman (1966)) * Because You Loved Me (Up Close and Personal) * Believe (The Polar Express) * Blue Velvet (Blue Velvet) * Concerning Hobbits (The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring) * Evergreen (Love Theme) (A Star Is Born (1976)) * Everything I Do (I Do It for You) (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves) * Everything Is Awesome (Awesome Remixxx ) (The Lego Movie) * Falling Slowly (Once) * Footloose (Footloose) * For Your Eyes Only (For Your Eyes Only) * Ghostbusters (Ghostbusters) * Glory of Love (The Karate Kid Part II) * Goldfinger (Goldfinger) * Gonna Fly Now (Rocky) * The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (The Good, the Bad and the Ugly) * The Greatest Love of All (The Greatest) * Hair (Hair) * Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman (Don Juan DeMarco) * Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (Meet Me in St. Louis) * High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me, Oh My Darlin') (High Noon) * How Do I Live (Con Air) * I Don't Want to Miss a Thing (Armageddon) * I Have Nothing (The Bodyguard) * I Love to See You Smile (Parenthood) * I See Fire (The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug) * Theme from Ice Castles (T

Be Still, My Soul: Piano Arrangements to Quiet the Soul
Be Still, My Soul
Piano Arrangements to Quiet the Soul
Paperback      ISBN: 1470640090

This solo piano book contains eight hymn arrangements with the fresh touch of well-known arranger/composer Vicki Hancock Wright. At just the right length, each arrangement is particularly appropriate for any time a reflective moment is needed in worship services or other settings. Titles: Be Still, My Soul (with Have Thine Own Way) * Be Thou My Vision * I Love Thee * In the Garden * It Is Well with My Soul * This Is My Father's World * and more.

A Decade of Pop Hits -- 2000s: 20 of the Best Songs
A Decade of Pop Hits -- 2000s
20 of the Best Songs
Paperback      ISBN: 1470636794

These Easy Piano arrangements of chart-topping tunes of the 2000s are sheer fun to play. Fingerings, lyrics, and chord symbols are included. Titles: All About That Bass (Meghan Trainor) * Before He Cheats (Carrie Underwood) * Best Day of My Life (American Authors) * Boulevard of Broken Dreams (Green Day) * Breakaway (Kelly Clarkson) * Bring Me to Life (Evanescence) * Crazy (Gnarls Barkley) * Cry Me a River (Justin Timberlake) * Firework (Katy Perry) * Girl on Fire (Alicia Keys) * Haven't Met You Yet (Michael Bubl ) * Hey There Delilah (Plain White T's) * Just the Way You Are (Bruno Mars) * One Call Away (Charlie Puth) * Party in the U.S.A. (Miley Cyrus) * Payphone (Maroon 5) * Shut Up and Dance (Walk the Moon) * Some Nights (fun.) * Sorry (Justin Bieber) * Style (Taylor Swift).

Suzuki Violin School, Vol 8: Violin Part, Book & CD
Suzuki Violin School, Vol 8
Violin Part, Book & CD
Paperback      ISBN: 1470627515

Teach violin with the popular Suzuki Violin School. The Suzuki Method(R) of Talent Education is based on Shinichi Suzuki's view that every child is born with ability, and that people are the product of their environment. According to Shinichi Suzuki, a world-renowned violinist and teacher, the greatest joy an adult can know comes from developing a child's potential so he/she can express all that is harmonious and best in human beings. Students are taught using the "mother-tongue" approach. Each series of books for a particular instrument in the Suzuki Method is considered a Suzuki music school, such as the Suzuki Violin School. Suzuki lessons are generally given in a private studio setting with additional group lessons. The student listens to the recordings and works with their Suzuki violin teacher to develop their potential as a musician and as a person.

This Suzuki book and accompaniment/performance CD is integral for teaching Suzuki violin lessons. This revised edition of the Suzuki Violin School, Volume 8, features:
* Revised editing of pieces, including bowings and fingerings
* Additional exercises, some from Shinichi Suzuki, plus additional insight and suggestions for teachers
* Musical notation guide
* Text in English, French, Spanish, and German
* Fingerboard position
* CD featuring recordings by William Preucil Jr. and piano accompaniments by Linda Perry, as well as piano accompaniments recorded alone.

Titles: Sonata No. 11 in G Minor (Eccles) * Tambourin (Gr try) * Largo from Sonata No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1005 (Bach) * Preludio from Sonata in E Minor, BWV 1023 (Bach) * Allegro from Sonata in E Minor, BWV 1023 (Bach) * Largo Espressivo (Pugnani) * Sonata in E Minor (Veracini).

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Premier Piano Course Duet, Bk 4
Premier Piano Course Duet, Bk 4
Paperback      ISBN: 1470626462

Alfred's Premier Piano Course, Duet 4 includes motivational music that reinforces concepts introduced in Lesson 4. These duets for one piano, four hands continue the strong pedagogical focus of the course while providing the enjoyment of playing with a friend or family member. Written by America's leading pedagogical composers, these duets contain equally leveled parts for secondo and primo. Within each duet, melodic material is shared between the parts. Styles and forms include a ballad, a jazz piece, a dance, pieces in Latin styles, and an arrangement of a famous symphony movement. Titles: Bossa Brasilia (Dennis Alexander) * Caribbean Sunrise (Wynn-Anne Rossi) * Emoji Magic (Tom Gerou) * Mountain Serenity (Mike Springer) * Scenes from Barcelona (Martha Mier) * Smoke and Mirrors (Robert D. Vandall) * Symphony No. 40 (Theme from the 1st Movement) (Arr. Carol Matz) * Voyage on the High Seas (Melody Bober). A Federation Festivals 2020-2024 selection.

The Giant Book of Classical Piano Sheet Music: Easy Piano
The Giant Book of Classical Piano Sheet Music
Easy Piano
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 147061104x

With more than 80 essential masterworks arranged for easy piano, this book guarantees a lifetime of exploration and enjoyment at the keys. Titles: 1812 Overture (Tchaikovsky) * Air on the G String (Bach) * Andaluza No. 5 (Granados) * Anvil Chorus (Verdi) * Ave Maria (Bach-Gounod) * Ballade No. 1 (Chopin) * Barcarolle from Tales of Hoffmann (Offenbach) * The Blue Danube (Strauss) * Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 (Bach) * Bridal Chorus, from Lohengrin (Wagner) * Can-Can (Offenbach) * Canon in D (Pachelbel) * Clair de lune (Debussy) * Doretta's Song (Puccini) * The Entertainer (Joplin) * Egmont Overture (Beethoven) * Eine kleine Nachtmusik (Mozart) * "Emperor" Concerto (Beethoven) * Fantaisie-Impromptu (Chopin) * Flower Duet (Delibes) * Funeral March of a Marionette (Gounod) * The Garland Waltz, from Sleeping Beauty (Tchaikovsky) * Habanera (Bizet) * Hallelujah Chorus (Handel) * Hornpipe (Handel) * Hungarian Dance No. 5 (Brahms) * Intermezzo (Mascagni) * In the Hall of the Mountain King (Grieg) * Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (Bach) * L'Arl sienne Suite No. 1 (Bizet) * L ci darem la mano (Mozart) * La donna mobile (Verdi) * Libiamo, from La Traviata (Verdi) * Mandolin Concerto in C Major (Vivaldi) * Maple Leaf Rag (Joplin) * March from The Nutcracker (Tchaikovsky) * March of the Toreadors (Bizet) * Meditation, from Tha s (Massenet) * "Merry Widow" Waltz (Leh r) * "Military" Polonaise (Chopin) * "Minute" Waltz (Chopin) * The Moldau (Smetana) * "Moonlight" Sonata (Beethoven) * Morning Mood (Grieg) * Musetta's Waltz (Puccini) * "New World" Symphony (Dvorak) * Nocturne, Op. 55, No. 1 (Chopin) * O mio babbino caro (Puccini) * Ode to Joy (Beethoven) * Overture from The Marriage of Figaro (Mozart) * "Path tique" Sonata (Beethoven) * Pavane (Faur ) * Piano Concerto No. 1 (Tchaikovsky) * Piano Sonata No. 11 (Mozart) * Polovetsian Dance (Borodin) * Pomp and Circumstance (Elgar) * Prelude from Cello Suite No. 1 (Bach) * Prelude, Op. 2