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Suzuki Violin School
Suzuki Violin School
Paperback      ISBN: 0874871468

Titles: Study Points for Volume 2 * Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus (G. F. Handel) * Musette, Gavotte II or the Musette from English Suite III in G Minor for Klavier, BWV 808 (J. S. Bach) * Hunters' Chorus from 3rd Act of the opera Der Freischutz (C. M. von Weber) * Long, Long Ago (T. H. Bayly) * Waltz, Op. 39, No. 15 for Piano (J. Brahms) * Bourr e from Sonata in F Major for Oboe, HHA IV/18, No. 8 (G. F. Handel) * The Two Grenadiers, Die beiden Grenadier, Op. 49, No. 1 for Voice and Piano (R. Schumann) * Theme from Witches' Dance (N. Paganini) * Gavotte from Mignon (A. Thomas) * Gavotte (J. B. Lully) * Minuet in G, Wo0 10, No. 2 (L. van Beethoven) * Minuet from Sei Quintetti per Archi No. 11, Op. 11, No. 5 in E Major (L. Boccherini). This title is available in SmartMusic.

The Music Tree: A Plan for Musical Growth at the Piano : Time to Begin
The Music Tree
A Plan for Musical Growth at the Piano : Time to Begin
Paperback      ISBN: 0874876850

Time To Begin, the cornerstone of the Music Tree series, is a unique and highly effective approach to beginning piano instruction. Starting with off-staff notation, it leads the student to reading direction and intervals, leading up to the discovery of the Grand Staff. Also included is a carefully designed program of rhythm, technic and creative work.

14 Blues & Funk Etudes
14 Blues & Funk Etudes
Paperback      ISBN: 1576235769

A collection of studies composed for musicians who wish to extend themselves in improvisation, composition, sight reading and general musicianship skills. Each etude has a theoretical explanation, suggestions for performance and tips for practice routines

Contemporary Arranger
Contemporary Arranger
Paperback      ISBN: 0882844857

An authoritative, easy-to-understand text covering all aspects of arranging. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance.

Afro-Cuban Rhythms for Drumset
Afro-Cuban Rhythms for Drumset
Paperback      ISBN: 0897245741

An introduction to Afro-Cuban rhythms, including the history, traditional instruments, and basic styles of Afro-Cuban music. The book explores the complexities of these various styles in a simple, understandable way. The companion audio is invaluable to anyone interested in adapting these rhythms to the drumset.

Fun With the Accordion
Fun With the Accordion
Paperback      ISBN: 0871664291

A great solo book for the accordion player who is just beginning. In the tradition of the Fun With series, Fun with the Accordion provides a wide range of favorites in both the folk and light classic styles, including polkas, ragtime, bluegrass, and m

Suzuki Cello School: Cello Part
Suzuki Cello School
Cello Part
Paperback      ISBN: 0874874793

Teach Cello with the popular Suzuki Cello 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 Cello 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 cello teacher to develop their potential as a musician and as a person.This Suzuki Book is integral for Suzuki cello lessons.

Titles: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star Variations (Suzuki) * French Folk Song (Folk Song) * Lightly Row (Folk Song) * Song of the Wind (Folk Song) * Go Tell Aunt Rhody (Folk Song) * O Come, Little Children (Folk Song) * May Song (Folk Song) * Allegro (Suzuki) * Perpetual Motion in D Major (Suzuki) * Perpetual Motion in G Major (Suzuki) * Long, Long Ago (Bayly) * Allegretto (Suzuki) * Andantino (Suzuki) * Rigadoon (Purcell) * Etude (Suzuki) * The Happy Farmer from Album for the Young, Op. 68, No. 10 (Schumann) * Minuet in C, No. 11 in G Major from Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach, BWV 841 (Bach) * Minuet No. 2 from Minuet in G Major, BWV 116 (Bach).

For a complete list of the most recent printings by AMPV number, go to alfred.com/suzuki. This title is available in SmartMusic.

The International editions include an updated title page that designates the book as the International Edition.
The Drum Book
The Drum Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0879304766

The Drum Book reveals the untold story of the rock drum kit, from the moment that Ringo Starr began thrashing his Ludwig kit in the 1960s to the wonderfully diverse scene of today. This completely revised second edition includes an updated story, many extra photographs, and an expanded directory section that covers every major maker and many smaller ones, from Ajax to Zickos. The book absorbs and explains every twist and turn of the music and the drummers who inspired change and invention from the manufacturers, and is full of great color pictures of the kits played by Charlie Watts, John Bonham, Keith Moon and many more.

Los Cinco Tibetanos: Cinco Ejercicios Dinámicos Para Lograr Buena Salud, Energía, Y Poder Personal
Los Cinco Tibetanos
Cinco Ejercicios Dinámicos Para Lograr Buena Salud, Energía, Y Poder Personal
Spanish    Paperback      ISBN: 0892814667

Los Cinco Tibetanos son un sistema de yoga con ejercicios altamente energizantes y a la vez muy sencillos, cuyo origen se remonta a la cultura del Himalaya. Tambi n se les conoce como los Cinco Ritos de Rejuvenecimiento; llegaron a Occidente a principios de nuestro siglo por medio de un oficial retirado de la armada brit nica, quien los aprend o en una lamaser a tibetana. Desde 1978 Christopher S. Kilham ha ense ado estos ejercicios a miles de personas que buscan un modo de vida m s sano.

Los Cinco Tibetanos requieren un m nimo de tiempo y esfuerzo al d a, pero no pueden aumentar dr sticamente la fuerza y flexibilidad f sica, al igual que la agudeza mental. Aun los principiantes del yoga experimentar n el efecto de liberaci n sobre el poder energ tico innato del cuerpo y la mente humana que ejercen los Cinco Tibetanos. La pr ctica regular de estos ejercicios libera la tensi n muscular y nerviosa, mejora la respiraci n y la digesti n, beneficia el sistema cardiovasuclar y llevan a una relajaci n profunda y bienestar. Los Cinco Tibetanos pueden ser un veh culo poderoso, no solamente a fin de avivar los sentidos sino para generar una ereg a vital en orden a la autotransformaci n.

Christopher S. Kilham ha ense ado el yoga, la meditaci n y la salud natural durante m s de viente a os, siendo ponente y apareciendo en programas de radio y televisi n en todo Estados Unidos de Norteam rica. Es autor de muchos art culos en revistas y de varios libros, entre los cuales se encuentran: In Search of the New Age, Take Charge of Your Health, Inner Power y The Bread and Circus Whole Food Bible.
Classical Guitar 2000: Technique for the Contemporary Serious Player
Classical Guitar 2000
Technique for the Contemporary Serious Player
Paperback      ISBN: 0874876818

A companion volume to The Art of Classical Guitar Playing. This book provides serious students of the classical guitar with enough exercise material to progress to the highest levels of competence.