The Brazilian Guitar Book
Author: Nelson Faria
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
* A complete guide to playing guitar accompaniment and chord melodies in various Brazilian styles -- Samba, Bossa Nova, Frevo, etc. * Comes with a CD of Nelson demonstrating each exercise, plus a tune in each style * Many variations of basic comping patterns written out, each with complete chord voicings. * Also includes short transcriptions of guitar parts as recorded by Toninho Horta, Joao Bosco, Joao Gilberto, etc.
Suzuki guitar school
Author: Shinʼichi Suzuki, Alfred Publishing
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
Titles: Etude (T. Damas) * Rondeau, Op. 48, No. 6 (F. Sor) * Gu?rdame las Vacas (L. de Narvaez) * A Musical Pastime (J. Rathgarber) * Etude (M. Carcassi) * Rondeau, Op. 22, No. 4 (F. Sor) * Bourr?e from Suite in E Minor (BWV996) (J. S. Bach). Performed by George Sakellariou.
(Guitar Method). This premier method for the beginning classical guitarist, by one of the world's pre-eminent virtuosos and the recognized heir to the legacy of Andres Segovia, is now completely revised and updated! Guitarists will learn basic classical technique by playing over 50 beautiful classical pieces, 26 exercises and 14 duets, and through numerous photos and illustrations. The method covers: rudiments of classical technique, note reading and music theory, selection and care of guitars, strategies for effective practicing, and much more!
Music Theory For Dummies
Author: Michael Pilhofer, Holly Day
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Get more out of music with this essential guide Music Theory For Dummies makes music theory easy to understand, with a friendly, unintimidating overview of everything you need to know to become fluent at knocking out beats, reading musical scores, and learning to anticipate where a song should go—whether you're reading someone else's music or writing your own. Whether you're a music student or a music lover, you'll learn to read, write, and understand music with this informative guide. With expert instruction, you'll put it all together as you compose, arrange, and create original melodies, harmonies, and chords of your own, with helpful tips for performing your pieces in front of an audience. This new third edition presents the most current teaching techniques, the newest music genres and examples, and updated information on all aspects of understanding, creating, and performing music. Studies have shown that music training improves children's' verbal and spatial abilities, and it's been associated with cognitive and mathematical benefits in adults. The music job market is expected to increase over the coming years, and music theory is becoming an increasingly common part of education at all levels. Music Theory For Dummies provides the instruction you need to get more out of music than you ever thought possible. Master major and minor scales, intervals, pitches, and clefs Understand basic notation, time signals, tempo, dynamics, and navigation Employ melodies, chords, progressions, and phrases to form music Compose harmonies and accompanying melodies for voice and instruments Whether you intend to pursue a degree or career in music, or just enjoy listening to it, understanding the theory behind it gives you a whole new appreciation for the artistry and craftsmanship behind the pieces that give you goose bumps. It's a mix of technical skill, inborn talent, and plenty of practice – and now you can try your hand at it, with Music Theory For Dummies.
Author: Royal Conservatory of Music
Publisher: Oakville, Ont. : Frederick Harris Music
(Easy Guitar). A dozen of the year's biggest blockbusters expertly arranged for easy guitar with tab: Drive By * Glad You Came * I Won't Give Up * It Will Rain * Moves like Jagger * Paradise * Payphone * Someone like You * Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) * A Thousand Years * We Are Young * What Makes You Beautiful.
Suzuki Guitar School
Author: Seth Himmelhoch, Andrew LaFreniere, Louis Brown
Publisher: Alfred Music
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. Now available as Book & CD kit. Titles: Principles of Study and Guidance * Basic Technique * Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star: Variations and Theme (Shinichi Suzuki) * Lightly Row (Folk Song) * Go Tell Aunt Rhody (Folk Song) * Song of the Wind (Folk Song) * May Song (Folk Song) * Allegretto (M. Giuliani) * Perpetual Motion (Shinichi Suzuki) * Rigadoon (H. Purcell) * Are You Sleeping, Brother John? (Folk Song) * French Folk Song (Folk Song) * Tanz (J. F�hrman) * Tanz (J. C. Bach) * With Steady Hands (F. Longay) * Meadow Minuet (F. Longay).
La La Land
Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
(Easy Piano Songbook). La La Land is the breakout movie of 2017, winning a record number of Golden Globe Awards, including Best Original Score for Justin Hurwitz, and earning a record-tying number of Oscar nominations. This songbook features ten songs from the movie in easy piano arrangements with lyrics: Another Day of Sun * Audition (The Fools Who Dream) * City of Stars * Engagement Party * Epilogue * A Lovely Night * Mia & Sebastian's Theme * Planetarium * Someone in the Crowd * Start a Fire.
First Repertoire for Viola
Author: Marguerite Wilkinson, Katharine Hart
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Haydn to Humperdinck, show tunes to spirituals - variety is the spice of musical life and the essence of First Repertoire for Viola. These three books combine over 60 carefully graded elementary pieces which skilfully explore the viola's unique sonorities and provide a superb introductory literature for the young player. Titles: Hymn to Joy * Country Gardens * Shepherd's Hey * Cushie Butterfield * Gretel's Song * Reveille * L�ndler * The Mikado's Song * Clapping Dance
Solo Guitar Playing
Author: Frederick M. Noad, Frederick Webber
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
This is an updated edition with a new four-color cover and updated text in various places in the book that mention correlated material. The music and songs are the same. The time-honored First Division Band Method retains the same pedagogically-sound sequence of learning that has taught over 12,000,000 students the fundamentals of learning to play a band instrument.
Continuing on from Volume 1, this volume contains 52 carefully selected intermediate-level pieces. Each piece includes study notes on style and technique. Includes an expanded glossary of terms and concepts and a CD.
(Special Products). In Spanish Only.
This money-saving value pack includes Volume 1 of this practical, comprehensive method book (the basic text for the guitar program at the world-famous Berklee College of Music) PLUS a matching DVD-ROM featuring 14 complete lessons with Larry Baione, chair of Berklee's guitar department. Owning this pack is like having access to a year's worth of private guitar lessons at Berklee for only $34.95!
Author: Music Sales Pty, Limited
In this, his first volume of sheet music, Peter Broderick collects 20 works for solo piano alongside exclusive new recordings. Taken from his piano-led records such as Docile, Float, How They Are, Partners and Grunewald, some are original solo works while others have been stripped back and arranged for solo piano for the first time. The ......