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Mel Bay's Deluxe Encyclopedia of Piano Chords
Mel Bay's Deluxe Encyclopedia of Piano Chords
Paperback      ISBN: 0871665794

The Deluxe Encyclopedia of Piano Chords is a thorough analysis of chords and how to use them as applied to the piano keyboard. Virtually every conceivable chord in all inversions is shown in bass and treble clef notation as well as in keyboard graphics.

Studying Suzuki Piano -- More Than Music: A Handbook for Teachers, Parents, and Students
Studying Suzuki Piano -- More Than Music
A Handbook for Teachers, Parents, and Students
Paperback      ISBN: 0874875862

A comprehensive coverage of what the Suzuki approach embodies, this book should be considered a requirement in the home of every piano teacher and student. Eight of the 14 chapters lay the foundation for understanding Suzuki's "Mother Tongue Approach," its procedures, and its benefits. The authors have given their ideas of what it takes to be a Suzuki teacher, how to structure an effective lesson, what to cover in those first lessons, and how to do it. Using more than 400 musical examples, the teaching points and the interpretation of the seven volumes of music are presented. In addition, some alternate fingerings are suggested and places where the Suzuki edition departs from the original edition are noted.

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

Folk Dances of Latin America
Folk Dances of Latin America
Paperback      ISBN: 0898989809

In this great dance/song book one will visit Brazil, Peru, Venezuela, Argentina, Panama and Mexico. All will enjoy Fado Blanquita * Huyano * El Llanero * Marinera * Palapala * Vos Viejitos * Si Se�or * Tamborito. Text background on many songs is included.

Classical Guitar 2000: Technique for the Contemporary Serious Player
Classical Guitar 2000
Technique for the Contemporary Serious Player
Paperback      ISBN: 0874876818

A companion volume to The Art of Classical Guitar Playing. This book provides serious students of the classical guitar with enough exercise material to progress to the highest levels of competence.

Rock Drums Basics, Steps One and Two Combined
Rock Drums Basics, Steps One and Two Combined
Paperback      ISBN: 1576235610

The first step towards experiencing the fun of playing rock music. This book & CD package will guide you through everything you need to know to begin playing rock drums. Topics include practice tips, note values, eighth- and sixteenth-note variations, the

The Complete Choral Warm-Up Book
The Complete Choral Warm-Up Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0882846574

A complete sourcebook for choral directors of all levels, as well as choral methods classes. Contains 211 warm-ups with information on usage, photos illustrating correct posture and vowel formation, and a well-organized index to make finding the right warm-up a snap. Belongs in every choral director's library.

Young Children's Talent Education & Its Method
Young Children's Talent Education & Its Method
Paperback      ISBN: 0874877709

This textbook by the father of the Suzuki Method(R), Dr. Shinichi Suzuki, contains several essays that deal with children's abilities, educational systems, memory and absorption, the power of habit, early education, and the fostering of students' talents. A glimpse into the mind of a great man

Twenty-Six Italian Songs and Arias: For Medium High Voice
Twenty-Six Italian Songs and Arias
For Medium High Voice
Paperback      ISBN: 088284489x

This authoritative edition of the world's most loved songs and arias draws on original manuscripts, historical first editions, and recent research by prominent musicologists to meet a high standard of accuracy and authenticity. Includes fascinating background information about the arias and their composers, as well as a singable rhymed translation, a readable prose translation, and a literal translation of every single word. This title is available in SmartMusic.

I Can Read Music: A Note Reading Book for Violin Students
I Can Read Music
A Note Reading Book for Violin Students
Paperback      ISBN: 0874874394

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.