More than 80 easy-to-follow, innovative lesson plans for babies through primary-age children that capture the magical power and excitement of interactive musical learning. The book includes movement activities, instrument playing, puppets, and more---as well as hundreds of photographs Instructions to the teacher are included for each lesson plan. This nearly 112-page book has a deluxe lie-flat ota-bound cover for easy use---perfect for teachers, parents, and caregivers
A collection of 220 folk songs representing different parts of the United States, some with foreign roots. The songs are based on pentatonic scales making it easy for children to learn the melodies. All of the songs are playable on Orff instruments. These songs can be used as a springboard for discussing other states and cultures. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance.
(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Artist Songbook). This outstanding P/V/G collection assembles 13 of the very best from Al Green, the undisputed king of sexy soul (and an ordained pastor ) who was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1995. Includes: Call Me (Come Back Home) * Here I Am, Come and Take Me * I Can't Get Next to You * I'm Still in Love with You * Let's Stay Together * Living for You * Look What You Done for Me * L-O-V-E * Love and Happiness * Sha La La * Take Me to the River * Tired of Being Alone * You Ought to Be with Me.
(Paperback Songs). This handy little paperback features 100 songs by this legendary songwriting team, plus a bonus section of 25 tunes penned by Rodgers and Hart It includes melody lines, lyrics and chords for: Bali Ha'i * Bewitched * The Carousel Waltz * Climb Ev'ry Mountain * Do-Re-Mi * Edelweiss * Getting to Know You * Happy Talk * Hello, Young Lovers * Honey Bun * Isn't It Romantic? * Kansas City * Manhattan * My Favorite Things * My Funny Valentine * My Romance * Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' * Oklahoma * Shall We Dance? * So Long, Farewell * Some Enchanted Evening * The Sound of Music * Where or When * and more. Also includes a section of guitar chord diagrams.
The plays of Shakespeare inspired Verdi's deepest resources. Macbeth (1847) was one of the composer's earliest operatic-dramatic triumphs and Otello (1887) was among his latest. At the end of his life Verdi astonished a public accustomed to his tragic fervor with Falstaff, a gem of pure comedy.
Verdi's last great work premiered in the composer's 80th year. This reproduction of the complete and unabridged score brings the final proof of the maestro's universality to the many students, musicians, and opera lovers who would see for themselves the summation of Verdi's brilliant orchestral and compositional powers. Ricordi was Verdi's original publisher; this reprint of his edition contains the standard, definitive score and includes English translations of the original front matter. Falstaff benefits from Verdi's understanding of Wagner and other operatic innovators. Nevertheless, between its concise but forceful orchestration and its copious melodic invention, it remains singularly Verdian. Its wit astonishes as much today as it did in 1893.
Alice Kay Kanack's method focuses on enhancing the natural creative ability of children through the use of improvisation. The book begins with an introduction to the philosophies of her method, then guides the parent or teacher through a series of improvi
(Big Note Songbook). 20 songs popularized on the silver screen, including: Breakaway * I Believe I Can Fly * I Will Remember You * Kokomo * Somewhere Out There * Tears in Heaven * What a Wonderful World * and more.