Joining the Dots

A Fresh Approach to Piano Sight-Reading

Author: Alan Bullard

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781860969775

Category: Piano

Page: 32

View: 2068

Joining the Dots offers pianists lots of material to help build confidence and skill in sight-reading. The series helps students improve their sense of keyboard geography, helping them to read new music more quickly and easily. The five books cover the requirements for ABRSM's sight-reading tests at each of Grades 1 to 5.
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Joining the Dots

A Fresh Approach to Piano Sight-Reading

Author: Alan Bullard

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781860969782

Category: Piano

Page: 36

View: 7226

Joining the Dots offers pianists lots of material to help build confidence and skill in sight-reading. The series helps students improve their sense of keyboard geography, helping them to read new music more quickly and easily. The five books cover the requirements for ABRSM's sight-reading tests at each of Grades 1 to 5.
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Joining the Dots Singing

A Fresh Approach to Sight-Singing

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781848497405

Category:

Page: 32

View: 2764

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A Sight-reading Sourcebook Grade 1

Author: Alan Bullard

Publisher: Chester Music

ISBN: 0857124102

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 5426

A wealth of sight-reading practice material for up to and including Grade 1 of the major examination boards. A step-by-step approach to the basic elements of playing at sight, containing over 100 exercises with hints on how to get sight-reading right - first time! This series is ideal for pianists of all ages who wish to develop their sight-reading skills and learn new music more quickly.
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Der Klavier-Virtuos

Author: N.A

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 0793525446

Category: Music

Page: 120

View: 9086

(Piano Method). Since the first release of this classic Schirmer edition over 100 years ago, almost anyone who has taken piano lessons for more than two years has played from The Virtuoso Pianist . Millions of copies have been sold of these progressive exercises which guide a player's technique, building finger independence and strength. This was the first American edition released of this music, and remains a classic at a remarkably affordable price.
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Specimen Sight-Singing Tests

Author: ABRSM

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781860969584

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 902

This volume contains valuable practice material for candidates preparing for the Grades 15 ABRSM Singing exams. Contains specimen tests for the new sight-singing requirements from 2009, representative of the technical level expected in the exam.
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Piano

Author: Paul Harris

Publisher: Faber Music Limited

ISBN: 9780571533046

Category: Sight-reading (Music)

Page: 40

View: 8806

Helps the player overcome problems, by building up a complete picture of each piece, through rhythmic and melodic exercises related to specific technical issues, then by studying prepared pieces with associated questions, and finally 'going solo' with a series of meticulously-graded sight-reading pieces.
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Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course Level One: Lesson Book

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

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780882846163

Category: Music

Page: 95

View: 5828

A level one introduction to the study of piano playing for adults. An explanation of terminology, advice on technique plus sheet music for some beginning performances.
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Improve Your Sight-Reading! Piano

Grade 7

Author: Paul Harris

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571533176

Category: Music

Page: 39

View: 941

"The ability to sight-read fluently is a vital skill, enabling you to learn new pieces more quickly and to play with other musicians. [This] series by renowned educator Paul Harris is designed to help you overcome all your sight-reading problems and gain confidence. Step by step you build a complete picture of each piece, firstly through rhythmic and melodic exercises related to specific technical issues, then by studying prepared pieces with associated questions, and finally 'going solo' with a series of meticulously graded sight-reading pieces."--
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The ABRSM Songbook Plus, Grade 2

More Classic and Contemporary Pieces from the ABRSM Syllabus

Author: ABRSM

Publisher: ABRSM Songbooks (ABRSM)

ISBN: 9781786010407

Category:

Page: 48

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Guitar Scales and Arpeggios, Grades 15

Author: ABRSM

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781860967429

Category: Arpeggios

Page: 20

View: 4584

This edition contains all the scales and arpeggios required for the Grades 15 ABRSM Guitar exams. Provides suggested fingering and a helpful introduction including advice on exam preparation.
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Joining the Dots for Guitar, Grade 1

A Fresh Approach to Sight-Reading

Author: Alan Bullard,Richard Wright (Arranger)

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781848494336

Category: Guitar

Page: 32

View: 7024

Joining the Dots offers guitarists lots of material to help build confidence and skill in sight-reading. The series brings together a range of activities to help students improve their sense of fingerboard geography, helping them to read new music more quickly and easily.
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Time Pieces for Guitar

Author: Peter Batchelar

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781860967405

Category: Guitar

Page: 32

View: 2703

Time Pieces for Guitar is a two-volume anthology of well-crafted and idiomatic arrangements of music from the 13th century to the present day. The pieces are presented chronologically within each volume and include the year in which they were written, so you get a sense of the different styles of music through time.
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The ABRSM Songbook Plus, Grade 1

More Classic and Contemporary Pieces from the ABRSM Syllabus

Author: ABRSM

Publisher: ABRSM Songbooks (ABRSM)

ISBN: 9781786010391

Category:

Page: 40

View: 8493

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Party time!

15 party pieces for piano

Author: Michael Rose

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781854728340

Category: Children's songs

Page: 16

View: 3980

15 party pieces for piano designed to be fun to play and conjure up a variety of scenes and images to fire the young player's imagination. At the same time, they have been skilfully written for beginners, with the shapes of the tunes reinforcing basic fingering patterns and with simple technical problems gently presented.
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Fundamentals of Piano Practice

Author: Chuan C. Chang

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781523287222

Category:

Page: 272

View: 4945

This is the first book that teaches piano practice methods systematically, based on mylifetime of research, and containing the teachings of Combe, material from over 50 pianobooks, hundreds of articles, and decades of internet research and discussions with teachersand pianists. Genius skills are identified and shown to be teachable; learning piano can raiseor lower your IQ. Past widely taught methods based on false assumptions are exposed;substituting them with efficient practice methods allows students to learn piano and obtainthe necessary education to navigate in today's world and even have a second career. See http://www.pianopractice.org/
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Improve your sight-reading!

a workbook for examinations. Descant recorder

Author: Paul Harris

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571513734

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 1930

Now more than ever, the ability to sight-read fluently is an essential part of the training of musicians on ant instrument. This workbook is designed to help overcome the nerves that can cause sight-reading problems, taking the young recorder player up to late elementary level. Step-by-step it helps the player to build up a complete picture of each piece, first through rhythmic and melodic exercises related to specific problems, then by the study of prepared piece with associated questions for the student to answer, finally, to the unprepared sight-reading test itself. Check-boxes for each stage allow both teacher and pupil to keep a eye on progress.
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The Music Teacher's Companion

A Practical Guide

Author: Paul Harris,Richard Crozier

Publisher: Abrsm

ISBN: 9781860962196

Category: Music

Page: 132

View: 9757

The essential handbook for instrumental and singing teachers, relevant for working at home or in schools, full-time or part-time, teaching individuals or groups. Contains advice, information and pragmatic solutions to teaching problems. Includes forms for lesson plans, pupil profiles, termly overviews and attendance registers.
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Improve Your Sight-Reading. Piano

Author: Paul Harris

Publisher: Faber Music Limited

ISBN: 9780571533084

Category: Piano

Page: 40

View: 9794

Helps the player overcome problems, by building up a picture of each piece, through rhythmic and melodic exercises related to specific technical issues, then by studying prepared pieces with associated questions, and finally 'going solo' with a series of sight-reading pieces.
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