Music Instruction: Wind
Organ Symphonies Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Paperback ISBN: 0486294056
Features 3 of the French composer's 6 Organ Symphonies, notable for brilliant effectiveness, lyricism, and harmonic originality. Reproduced from authoritative French editions. Includes glossary of French terms and period organ specifications.
Aprende Ya! A Tocar Saxofon Alto
Spanish Paperback ISBN: 0825628814
Una guia ilustrada que la muestra los conceptos basicos del fascinate mundo del saxofon alto! Los ejemplos se presentan en forma de diagramas y fotografias que se demuestran en el disco compacto de acompanamieto.
Teach Yourself T0 Play Harmonica
Paperback ISBN: 0882846892
Learn to play the harmonica and open up a brand new world of musical knowledge with this exciting method from Alfred. Beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. Beginning with the fundamentals, you will learn about various harmonica types, how to care for and groom your very own harmonica, how to hold and break it in and getting acquainted with harmonica notation. You will then move right along to playing different notes, chords, and songs, lesson by lesson. You will learn advanced techniques such as bending notes, cross harp, and improvisation, which will assist you in coloring your musical creations with your own unique style. Upon completion of this book you will be able to play the harmonica in all styles, perform with a band, understand the basics of improvising, and know how to read music. The book features the following resources for reference during and after your lessons: * Licks in the style of your favorite performers * Complete harmonica note chart * Blues progressions in various keys This book is for diatonic and chromatic harmonicas and teaches you how to play through an easy-to-understand, step-by-step system. Be your own teacher, and let Alfred be your resource every step of the way.
Art of French Horn Playing
Paperback ISBN: 0874870216
First to be published in the series was The Art of French Horn Playing by Philip Farkas, now Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Music at Indiana University. In 1956, when Summy-Birchard published Farkas's book, he was a solo horn player for the Chicago Symphony and had held similar positions with other orchestras, including the Boston Symphony, Cleveland Orchestra, and Kansas City Conservatory, DePaul University, Northwestern University, and Roosevelt University in Chicago. The Art of French Horn Playing set the pattern, and other books in the series soon followed, offering help to students in learning to master their instruments and achieve their goals.
Suzuki Flute School
Paperback ISBN: 0874871689
The Suzuki Method(R) of Talent Education is based on Dr. Shinichi Suzuki's view that every child is born with ability, and that people are the product of their environment. According to Dr. 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. Titles: Minuet from Orfee et Eurydice (C. W. Gluck) * Theme from Sonata in B Major for Piano and Flute, ANH. 4 (L. van Beethoven) * Minuet, BWV Anh. II 115 (J. S. Bach) * March, BWV Anh. II 122 (J. S. Bach) * Minuet from Orchestra Suite in B Minor, BWV 1067 (J. S. Bach) * The Last Rose of Summer (Irish Air) * Theme from Melancholic Fantasy (M. A. Reichert) * Allegretto from Carnaval de Venice (P. A. Genin) * Minuet (G. P. Telemann) * Gavotte (J. S. Bach) * Polonaise (J. S. Bach) * On Wings of Song from Six Songs, Op. 34, No. 2 (F. Mendelssohn).
The Complete Guide
Paperback ISBN: 9087671016
Tipbook Saxophone - The Complete Guide is a totally new and expanded edition of the original Tipbook Saxophone (2002, 2004). This accessible and convenient guide, in a new 6x9 inch. format, offers both beginning and advanced saxophonists a host of information on the instrument. Features include: all jargon explained * selecting and auditioning saxophones, mouthpieces, and reeds * maintenance, adjustment, intonation, tuning * family, history, and production of the instrument * dozens of illustrations * Interactive Tipcodes * glossary * index * Tipbook Fingering Charts * and much more.