Music Instruction: Piano
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John W. Schaum Adult Piano Course
John W. Schaum Adult Piano Course
Paperback      ISBN: 0769219829

Book 1 of the JOHN W. SCHAUM ADULT PIANO COURSE includes some fundamentals for the beginning player and some performance pieces with which to apply them. Also included is a musical dictionary.

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.

John W. Schaum Piano Course: Pre A - The Green Book
John W. Schaum Piano Course
Pre A - The Green Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0769236014

A time-honored tradition just got better The John W. Schaum Piano Course has been newly revised with 100 percent new engravings and typesetting, color highlighting for concept emphasis, updated song titles and lyrics, and full-color illustrations.

Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Prep Course Solo Level B
Alfred's Basic Piano Library
Prep Course Solo Level B
Paperback      ISBN: 0739009702

Each piece in the Solo Books coordinates page-by-page with the Lesson Books, reinforcing newly learned concepts presented at the lesson. Includes adorable full-color illustrations that enhance each piece.

Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Lesson Book Level 4
Alfred's Basic Piano Library
Lesson Book Level 4
Paperback      ISBN: 0739009052

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 4 concepts include: tarantellas; eighth note triplets; arpeggiated chords; first and second inversion triads in C; triads in all positions; major scales in parallel motion; two-part writing; seventh chords and inversions of seventh chords; E harmonic minor scale in contrary motion; primary chords in E minor; sixteenth notes; dotted eighth notes; primary chords in B-flat Major and G Minor; repeated-note warm-ups; and harmonic minor scales in parallel motion.

For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Coordinating supplemental books for Level 4 include: Classic Themes * Duet * Ear Training * Merry Christmas * Musical Concepts * Recital * Repertoire * Sight Reading * Technic * Theory and Top Hits Solo, Christmas and Duet books. Songs include: America the Beautiful (Ward) * The Battle Hymn of the Republic (Steffe-Howe) * Black Forest Polka * Blow, Winds, Blow * Calypso Holiday * Comedians' Dance (Kabelevsky) * Farewell to Thee (Aloha Oe) * Gypsy Dance * Haunted House * He's Got the Whole World in His Hands * The Hokey-Pokey * The House of the Rising Sun * The Magic Piper * Musette (Bach) * Olympic Procession * Pomp and Circumstance No. 1 (Elgar)* Prelude in A Minor * Space Shuttle Blues * Spinning Wheel * Swingin' Sevenths * Tarentella * Waltz in G Minor * Waves of the Danube (Ivanovici)
John W. Schaum Piano Course: A -- The Red Book
John W. Schaum Piano Course
A -- The Red Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0769218148

A time-honored tradition just got better! The John W. Schaum Piano Course has been newly revised with 100 percent new engravings and typesetting, color highlighting for concept emphasis, updated song titles and lyrics, and full-color illustrations.

The Complete Wedding Music Collection
The Complete Wedding Music Collection
Paperback      ISBN: 0769297757

A comprehensive collection ideal for the pianist who plays for wedding services or receptions. Includes music which rarely appears in wedding publications, like Jewish wedding music, that is hard to find but is often requested. Includes: Ave Maria (Schube

Bach  Brandenburg Concerto
Bach Brandenburg Concerto
Paperback      ISBN: 0769240356

Contents: Concerto No. 1 in F Major * Concerto No. 2 in F Major * Concerto No. 3 in G Major. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance.

Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Prep Course Technique Level B
Alfred's Basic Piano Library
Prep Course Technique Level B
Paperback      ISBN: 0739013211

Technical exercises and warm-ups carefully prepared to fit precisely with materials presented in the Lesson Books. Each exercise is coordinated page-by-page with the Prep Course Lesson Books.

Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Prep Course Solo Level A
Alfred's Basic Piano Library
Prep Course Solo Level A
Paperback      ISBN: 0739013440

Each piece in the Solo Books coordinates page-by-page with the Lesson Books, reinforcing newly learned concepts presented at the lesson. Includes adorable full-color illustrations that enhance each piece.