Alfred's Basic Piano Prep Course: Solo Book E

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457443268

Category: Music

Page: 32

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Each piece in the Solo Books coordinates page-by-page with the Lesson Books, reinforcing newly learned concepts presented at the lesson. Includes adorable illustrations that enhance each piece.
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Prep Course

For the Young Beginner

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739032169

Category: Music

Page: 48

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Alfred's Basic Prep Course, Lesson Book A is specifically designed for beginners who are five years old and up. Through the use of appealing music and attractive illustrations, it is no wonder that Lesson Book A is the most widely used young beginner's piano book now available. This course takes into consideration the normal attention span, as well as the small-sized hands of the young beginner. Shortly after beginning, the young student will be able to play "Merrily We Roll Along." A companion CD is included. The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F). This course is most effective when used under the direction of a piano teacher or experienced musician.
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Alfred's Basic Piano Prep Course: Notespeller Book E

Author: Gayle Kowalchyk,E. L. Lancaster

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457442063

Category: Music

Page: 32

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Coordinated page-by-page with the Lesson Books, the Notespeller Books reinforce note-reading concepts through coloring and written exercises.
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Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course

Lesson book

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780882848327

Category: Music

Page: 112

View: 1913

More than 3-million adult students have learned to play the piano using this well-sequenced course. Perfect for beginners who prefer a chord approach, students learn how to play chords in either hand in order to move beyond simply playing single note melodies. The course contains outstanding songs such as "The Entertainer," "Scarborough Fair," "Greensleeves" and "Amazing Grace."
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Alfred's Basic Piano: Chord Approach Lesson Book 2

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457425356

Category: Music

Page: 64

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This series introduces chords more quickly than in the regular Alfred's Basic Piano Library. It is perfect for students age 10 and up whose hands are strong enough to play 3-note chords. By combining intervallic reading with chord playing, students are able to enjoy playing fuller and more interesting songs and melodies.
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Piano Lesson Book

Level 3

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780882848150

Category: Music

Page: 47

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This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 3 introduces "overlapping pedal"; new time signatures 3/8 and 6/8; and the primary triads in Major and Minor keys. Concepts include: passing one under two and one under three; playing major scales in contrary motion; the chromatic scale; the minor scale. For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Coordinating supplemental books for Level 3 include: Classic Themes * Composition * Duet * Ear Training * Ensemble * Fun * Hymn * Merry Christmas * Merry Christmas Ensemble * Musical Concepts * Notespeller * Patriotic Solo * Recital * Repertoire * Sight Reading * Technic * Theory and Top Hits! Solo, Christmas and Duet Book. Songs Include: Alpine Melody * Casey Jones * A Day in Vienna * Enchanted City * Fandango * Festive March * Go Down, Moses * Goodbye, Old Paint * Greensleeves * Hunting Song * Intermezzo * Light and Blue * The Major and the Minor * Make Up Your Mind! * On Top of Old Smoky * Prelude in 18th Century Style * Raisins and Almonds * La Raspa * Roman Holiday * Scarborough Fair * Scherzo * Village Dance * Waltz Pantomime
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Alfred's Self-teaching Adult Piano Course

The New, Easy and Fun Way to Teach Yourself to Play

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739052051

Category: Music

Page: 192

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Continuing the incredible popularity of Alfreds Basic Adult Piano Course, this new book adapts the same friendly and informative style for adults who wish to teach themselves. With the Study-Guide pages that have been added to introduce the music, its almost like having a piano teacher beside you as you learn the skills needed to perform popular and familiar music. Five bonus pieces have been added: At Last * Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * Laura * Over the Rainbow * Singin' in the Rain. Also included is a CD containing the piano part and an engaging arrangement for each of the 60 musical examples. 192 pages.
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Alfred's Basic Piano Prep Course Technic

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739013212

Category: Music

Page: 24

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Technical exercises and warm-ups carefully prepared to fit precisely with materials presented in the Lesson Books. Each exercise is coordinated page-by-page with the Prep Course Lesson Books.
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Alfred's Basic All-in-One Course, Book 3

Lesson * Theory * Solo

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457442049

Category: Music

Page: 48

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The "All-in-One Course for Children" takes all of the pages from "Alfred's Basic Piano Library," Lesson Books 1A, 1B, and 2, plus selected pages from Theory, Recital and Fun Solo Books and combines them into part of a sequential five-book series. At the completion of Book 5, the student will be ready to continue into Level 3 of "Alfred's Basic Piano Library" or "Alfred's Premier Piano Course."
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Alfred's Group Piano for Adults Student Book 1

An Innovative Method Enhanced With Audio and MIDI Files for Practice and Performance

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Kenon D. Renfrow

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739053010

Category: Music

Page: 360

View: 9110

The Second Edition of Alfred's Group Piano for Adults Book 1, includes updates inspired by numerous recommendations from group piano teachers and students. This book includes a CD-ROM containing both Audio and General MIDI Files of the 500+ accompaniments included in the text, each with an interesting and engaging arrangement coupled with the piano part. Designed for collegiate non-keyboard music majors with little or no keyboard experience, the easy-to-use text contains 26 units, each intended to be covered in one week, thus fulfilling two semesters or three quarters of study. Theory, technique, sight-reading, repertoire, harmonization, improvisation and ensemble activities are taught thoroughly and consistently throughout the text. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. Book 1 is 360 pages. Selected sight-reading examples from this book are available in the Piano Maestro app that's downloadable at http://app.appsflyer.com/id604699751?pid=web&c=alfred. Learn more About JoyTunes, the maker of Piano Maestro at http://teachers.joytunes.com/?jt&utm_source=alfred&utm_campaign=web.
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Alfred's Basic Piano Library Lesson Book

Level 2

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780882848129

Category: Music

Page: 48

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This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 2 continues where Level 1B finishes. This book introduces dotted half notes and dotted quarter notes, plus intervals of 6ths, 7ths and octaves. Teaches greater movement of the hands, including crossing two over one and scalework. Students will also learn more about triads, primary chords, and blocked and broken chords. Songs Include: 18th Century Dance * Alouette * Blue Scales * Calypso Carnival * The Can-Can * Cockles and Mussels * The Galway Piper * Get Away! * Got Lotsa Rhythm * Kum-ba-yah! * Lavender's Blue * London Bridge * Lone Star Waltz * Malaguena * Nick Nack Paddy Wack * Ode to Joy * Oh! Susanna! * On the Bridge at Avignon * Our Special Waltz * Prelude * Red River Valley * Sarasponda * Square Dance * When You Grow Up * Why Am I Blue?
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Teacher's Choice for the Young Pianist

Author: Allan Small

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457441561

Category: Music

Page: 112

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Compiled from a survey conducted among hundreds of U. S. piano teachers, these 64 well-known melodies were selected as being the most popular. Titles: * America * American Patrol * America, the Beautiful * Andante Cantabile * Dance of the Hours * España * Fantasy-Impromptu Theme * Für Elise * Give My Regards to Broadway * Hava Nagila * La Cumparsita * Parade of the Tin Soldiers * Pomp and Circumstance * Tarantella in D Minor * Waiting for the Robert E. Lee * Yankee Doodle Boy and many more. With larger notation, fingering, pedaling and phrasing, this edition is perfect for "young" pianists of all ages.
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Alfred's Basic Piano Course Recital Book, Bk 1b

Author: Willard Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780882848259

Category: Music

Page: 32

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The Recital Books congratulate students for a job well done by providing correlated repertoire to their Lesson Books that are based on concepts they've already learned. As a result, the pieces are quickly mastered. Included in Recital 1B are the folk tunes "Camptown Races" and "For He's A Jolly Good Fellow," and imaginative originals like "The Elephant and the Flea" and "March of the Extra-Terrestrials."
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Alfred's Basic Piano Prep Course: Lesson Book E

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457443237

Category: Music

Page: 48

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Alfred's Basic Prep Course, Levels A through F, was written to answer a demand for a course of piano study designed for students who are five years old and up. This course offers a careful introduction of fundamentals, music that fits comfortably under the young student's normal hand span, plus constant reinforcement--all leading to results beyond those generated by other piano methods. After Lesson Book D, the student may progress to Prep Course, Lesson Book E or choose to go directly into the faster paced Level 2 of Alfred's Basic Piano Library. The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F).
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Alfred's Basic Piano Prep Course Lesson Book, Bk B: Universal Edition

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780739017258

Category: Music

Page: 48

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The Universal Edition is designed for all English-speaking countries outside of the United States, including Canada, the U. K. and Australia. This edition uses the British system of terminology for rhythmic values such as "crotchet" for quarter note.
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Alfred's Basic Piano Prep Course Solo Book, Bk F

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780739017388

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 6635

Each piece in the Solo Books coordinates page-by-page with the Lesson Books, reinforcing newly learned concepts presented at the lesson. Includes adorable full-color illustrations that enhance each piece.
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Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course

Lesson Book Level Two

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739010037

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 2490

This book begins with an extensive review of the chords and keys previously studied, using fresh and interesting material that will provide enjoyment as well as reinforcement. Particularly noteworthy is the systematic presentation of chords in all positions in both hands. Titles: America the Beautiful * Arkansas Traveler * The Battle Hymn of the Republic * Black is the Color of My True Love's Hair * Brahms Lullaby * Canon in D (Pachelbel) * Deep River * Down in the Valley * Farewell to Thee (Aloha Oe) * Fascination * A Festive Rondeau * Frankie and Johnnie * The Hokey-Pokey * The House of the Rising Sun * Introduction and Dance * La Cucaracha * La Donna E Mobile * La Raspa * Light and Blue * Loch Lomond * Lonesome Road * The Marriage of Figaro * Morning Has Broken * Musetta's Waltz * Musette * Night Song * Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen * Polyvetsian Dances * Pomp and Circumstance No. 1 * The Riddle * Rock-a My Soul * Roman Holiday * Sakura * Scherzo * Space Shuttle Blues * Swingin' Sevenths * Theme from Symphony No. 6 (Tchaikovsky) * Tumbalalaika * Village Dance * Waves of the Danube * When Johnny Comes Marching Home * You're in My Heart
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The Piano Quarterly

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Music

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Books in Print

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Publisher: N.A

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Category: American literature

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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.
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