The Alfred Jazz EASY Play-Along series for Rhythm Section goes beyond the other play-alongs. The rhythm section book has written out parts for piano, bass, and drumset to show comping suggestions. In addition, each of the nine jazz standards includes the melody and a sample written-out jazz solo for you to listen to, play, and practice. The included MP3 disc has a demo track and a play-along track for each tune for piano, bass, and drums. The demo track, featuring a pro rhythm section with a horn player, is a learning tool for the melody, piano comping, bass lines, drum parts, and improvisation. The play-along track allows each player to practice with the rhythm section as individuals with their part removed from the mix. In addition, the rhythm section parts in the book can be used as small group arrangements. Each jazz standard has specific improvisation tips and suggestions. The written out comping examples and melody along with the written out sample solos are all invaluable assets that makes learning how to improvise easier. Nine great tunes=great jazz Titles: Gentle Rain * Listen Here * Manha de Carnival * Night and Day * Poinciana * Recorda Me * The Shadow of Your Smile * Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise * Star Eyes.
This collection includes traditional carols as well as popular hits, Christmas tunes for younger folks and songs that bring a smile. Here are 60 of the very best songs written about the holiday season, for easy piano and voice, with lyrics and chord symbols included for optional guitar. Titles: The Christmas Song * I'll Be Home for Christmas * Jingle Bell Rock * Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town * Winter Wonderland * Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer * The Little Drummer Boy * Frosty the Snowman * All I Want for Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth * Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer * and more.This title has received the iParenting Media award as one of the "Greatest Products of 2006."
(Paperback Lyrics). Inside this handy, bargain-priced collection you will find complete lyrics for over 180 holiday favorites, including: All I Want for Christmas Is You * Auld Lang Syne * Away in a Manger * Baby, It's Cold Outside * Christmas Time Is Here * Feliz Navidad * The First Noel * Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer * Happy Xmas (War Is Over) * Hark The Herald Angels Sing * Here Comes Santa Claus (Right down Santa Claus Lane) * Jingle-Bell Rock * Joy to the World * Let It Snow Let It Snow Let It Snow * Merry Christmas, Darling * O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles) * Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree * Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer * Silent Night * Silver Bells * and more.
(Shawnee Press). Other than the bride and groom, music is one of most important aspects of any wedding. Make the music at your wedding something you'll cherish for a lifetime If you have no musical training, or even if you're a seasoned musical pro, The Ultimate Wedding Music Kit contains a wealth of classic wedding music in one book. From preludes to processionals to candle-lighting music and more, it's all here. There are also 2 CDs included containing demonstration performances of each song so you can hear the music in advance for careful preparation. The CDs also include accompaniment tracks for rehearsal or use in the wedding. In addition, there are tips on selecting music for your wedding, hiring musicians, "staging" your wedding music and more
Alfred's Ultimate Pop & Rock Instrumental Solos series is arranged for flute, clarinet, alto sax, tenor sax, trumpet, horn in F, trombone, violin, viola, cello, and optional piano accompaniment. All wind instrument arrangements are fully compatible, and can be successfully performed as ensembles or solos by students who have completed the first book of any standard band method. A fully orchestrated accompaniment recording is provided, featuring each song as a live performance demo track followed by a play-along track. Also included is a PDF of the piano accompaniment and Alfred's Tempo Changer Software.Titles: 21 Guns * 25 or 6 to 4 * A Whiter Shade of Pale * All I Have to Do Is Dream * Animal * Blueberry Hill * Both Sides Now * Boulevard of Broken Dreams * Dancing Queen * Desperado * Domino * Don't Stop Believin' * Dynamite * Everybody Talks * Firework * and many, many more.
Available for the first time in a collection, these 10 contemporary theatre duets include complete background notes about each composer, musical, song, and character featured. A valuable resource for directors planning a Broadway cabaret or review-style performance Includes:
Any Combination: Alone in the Universe (Seussical: The Musical)
Male/Female: Forever Yours (Once on This Island) * Love Song (Pippin) * Small Talk (The Pajama Game) * They Were You (The Fantasticks) * Wheels of a Dream (Ragtime)
Male/Male: Lily's Eyes (The Secret Garden) * Pretty Women (Sweeney Todd)
Female/Female: If Momma Was Married * (Gypsy) * Poor Little Pierrette (The Boy Friend).
Alfred's Best series centers around impeccable piano/vocal/guitar arrangements of the most loved and recognizable songs in modern music. Best Top 40 Songs: 47 Hits from the '70s to '90s highlights tunes from such varied artists as Paul Simon, Journey, Bruce Springsteen, Whitney Houston, The Beach Boys, and more. Titles: 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover (Paul Simon) * Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) (Phil Collins) * Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) (from Arthur) (Christopher Cross) * Born in the U.S.A. (Bruce Springsteen) * Chuck E's In Love (Rickie Lee Jones) * Coming Out of the Dark (Gloria Estefan) * Conga (Gloria Estefan) * The Dance (Garth Brooks) * Dancing in the Dark (Bruce Springsteen) * Dancing Queen (ABBA) * Disco Inferno (The Trammps) * Don't Stop Believin' (Journey) * Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born) (Barbra Streisand feat. Kris Kristofferson) * Footloose (Kenny Loggins) * For Your Eyes Only (from For Your Eyes Only) (Sheena Easton) * Ghostbusters (Ray Parker, Jr.) * Glory Days (Bruce Springsteen) * Glory of Love (Theme from The Karate Kid Part II) (Peter Cetera) * Gonna Fly Now (Theme from Rocky) (Bill Conti) * The Greatest Love of All (Whitney Houston) * Hit Me with Your Best Shot (Pat Benatar) * How Do You Keep the Music Playing? (from Best Friends) (Patti Austin and James Ingram) * (Everything I Do) I Do It for You (Bryan Adams) * I Have Nothing (Whitney Houston) * I Love L.A. (Randy Newman) * I Turn to You (Christina Aguilera) * Theme from Ice Castles (Through the Eyes of Love) (Melissa Manchester) * If I Could Turn Back Time (Cher) * I'll Stand by You (The Pretenders) * Into the Night (Benny Mardones) * Just a Song Before I Go (Crosby, Stills and Nash) * Kokomo (The Beach Boys) * Look What You've Done to Me (Boz Scaggs) * Lowdown (Boz Scaggs) * Only the Lonely (The Motels) * Open Arms (Journey) * Pink Cadillac * Play That Funky Music (Wild Cherry) * Rosanna (Toto) * (I've Be
A big collection of childhood favorites designed to encourage parents and teachers to sing along with their kids. A great method for interacting with children through music Titles include: Baa Baa Black Sheep * Daisy Daisy * Do Your Ears Hang Low? * The
Containing the year's most memorable songs, this collection features piano accompaniment, vocal melodies, lyrics, and guitar chord diagrams. Titles: All About That Bass (Meghan Trainor) * Alone Yet Not Alone (from Alone Yet Not Alone) * Best Day of My Life (American Authors) * Can You Hear Your Heart? (from Winter's Tale) * Clouds (Zach Sobiech) * Coming Up Roses (from Begin Again) * Compass (Rascal Flatts) * Cool Kids (Echosmith) * Everything Is Awesome (from The LEGO(R) Movie) * Dangerous (Big Data) * Doin' What She Likes (Blake Shelton) * Everything I Didn't Say (5 Seconds of Summer) * Fireball (Pitbull) * I See Fire (from The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug) * Godzilla (Main Title Theme) (from Godzilla) * Let It Go (from Walt Disney's Frozen) * Up All Night (John Pardi) * People Loving People (Garth Brooks) * Rainbow (Robert Plant) * Something in the Water (Carrie Underwood) * Words as Weapons (Seether).
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