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Mel Bay Presents Songs of Ireland
Mel Bay Presents Songs of Ireland
Paperback      ISBN: 1562221132
A Rhyme in Time: Rhythm, Speech Activities and Improvisation for the Classroom
A Rhyme in Time
Rhythm, Speech Activities and Improvisation for the Classroom
Paperback      ISBN: 0769215122

A well-rounded collection of language, movement, and music activities for grades K--8. The pieces integrate well with language arts programs; the rhymes and poems build a foundation for rhythm, phrase, and form. With a developmental process based on the Orff-Schulwerk, each lesson is designed with an open structure that makes them adaptable to the skill level of any group. Includes: One-Two, Tie My Shoe * Wee Willie Winkie * Bat Bat Chocolate * Tantos Rios * Second Story Window * Whoops Johnny * Two Little Blackbirds and many more.

Mel Bays Modern Guitar Method: Grade 1
Mel Bays Modern Guitar Method
Grade 1
Paperback      ISBN: 0871663546

The world's premier method for learning modern plectrum style guitar, time-tested and proven successful in building the theoretic and technical foundation needed to play in any style. All seven grades of this method are written in standard notation only to encourage better sight reading. In Grade 1, the student guitarist will learn to play solos, duets, scales, and chords in the keys of C, A minor, G and E minor. Even in Grade 1, the student is already exposed to the chord/melody concept of guitar performance.

Holidays and Special Days: A Sourcebook of Songs Rhymes and Movement for Each Month of the School Year
Holidays and Special Days
A Sourcebook of Songs Rhymes and Movement for Each Month of the School Year
Paperback      ISBN: 0882843680

An excellent source of 135 holiday songs that correlate with the special events of each month in the school year. Elements of the Orff, Kod ly and Laban philosophies are used and the Teacher's Edition contains extensive suggestions on focus, activities, body movement and other innovative ideas. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance.

Folk Songs for Solo Singers: Medium Low
Folk Songs for Solo Singers
Medium Low
Paperback      ISBN: 0882848771

Selected for contests and adjudications around the country, this incredible volume includes 11 favorite folk songs expertly crafted for solo voice and piano. Arranged by Alfred Music's finest writers, such as Philip Kern, Jay Althouse, Don Besig, Ruth Elaine Schram, and Carl Strommen. Titles: Amazing Grace * Danny Boy * 'Liza Jane * Greensleeves * Farewell, Lad (Ad u, Donzellet) * To the Sky * Scarborough Fair * She's Like the Swallow * Angels Through the Night (All Through the Night/All Night, All Day) * Homeward Bound * 'Cross the Wide Missouri. This title is available in SmartMusic.

Accordion Music from Around the World
Accordion Music from Around the World
Paperback      ISBN: 1562225626

This rousing accordion solo collection contains 58 favorites from Europe, South America, Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and the Baltic countries. Titles are shown in both their respective native languages and in English.

The Michel Legrand Songbook
The Michel Legrand Songbook
Paperback      ISBN: 1576239330

Titles in this 44-song collection from the three-time Oscar winner and five-time Grammy winner include: The Hands of Time * How Do You Keep the Music Playing? * I Will Wait for You * Little Boy Lost * The Summer Knows (Theme from The Summer of '42)

Teaching Piano: Synthesis of Mind, Ear and Body
Teaching Piano
Synthesis of Mind, Ear and Body
Paperback      ISBN: 0882845276

Max Camp has developed a system of teaching and performing at the piano formulated to develop all types of piano students. Camp emphasizes the concept of rhythm as pulse and musicality from day one so students already have a sense of the music as a whole

The Best of Garth Brooks: Authentic Guitar Tab
The Best of Garth Brooks
Authentic Guitar Tab
Paperback      ISBN: 089898632x

Contains 15 hit songs, five each from these three albums -- Garth Brooks, No Fences, and Ropin' the Wind -- including all the released singles, in complete guitar/tab transcriptions. Titles include: The Dance * Friends in Low Places * If Tom

I Can Read Music, Vol 1: A Note Reading Book for Cello Students
I Can Read Music, Vol 1
A Note Reading Book for Cello Students
Paperback      ISBN: 0874874416

These easy-to-read, progressive exercises by Joanne Martin develop a student's reading skills one stage at a time, with many repetitions at each stage. I Can Read Music is designed as a first note-reading book for students of string instruments who have learned to play using an aural approach such as the Suzuki Method(R), or for traditionally taught students who need extra note reading practice. Its presentation of new ideas is clear enough that it can be used daily at home by quite young children and their parents, with the teacher checking progress every week or two.