Teach Yourself Music History is a thoroughly enjoyable overview of all the major periods of Western music: Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Modern. World history timelines and visual examples of fine art in each period help relate musical events to familiar moments in history. You will also receive access to over 13 hours of streaming audio of complete movements and entire pieces featured in the bookThe high-quality Naxos recordings include Handels Hallelujah Chorus, Bachs Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, Mozarts Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Beethovens Emperor Concerto, Dvorks Symphony No. 9 (from "The New World), Joplins "The Entertainer," Williams main theme from Star Wars, Gregorian chant, and many more.When you are done, you will be familiar with all of the most important composers and their music, giving you the foundation for a long-lasting appreciation of classical music.
The Ultimate Guide! [Stevie Ray Vaughan] With Andy AledortOne of the most important electric blues artists of the 20th century, Stevie Ray Vaughan revived blues rock and influenced guitarists across many genres with his fiery, soulful playing. This instructional DVD will teach you everything you need to master his techniques and unlock the secrets of his indelible style. You'll learn how to play in Stevie Ray Vaughan's style using licks, patterns, and tricks that will transform your blues playing overnight!
Alfreds Teach Yourself To Play Guitar: Beginner's Kit contains everything you need to start playing guitar in one handy box and at an incredible price.* Alfred's Teach Yourself To Play Guitar method with DVD. Beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of playing either acoustic or electric guitar. Start with the fundamentals, and learn about various guitar types, how to care for your guitar, and reading standard musical notation and tablature. You will learn to play in an array of musical styles, including rock, heavy metal, blues, country, jazz, and folk. The DVD correlates to all the lessons in the book.* Alfred's Guitar TAB Pad includes four staves of standard notation and TAB on 32 double-sided sheets. Write out your favorite songs, techniques, exercises, or you can even write your own songs!* A digital clip-on chromatic tuner. This easy-to-use tuner clips directly on your headstock so you can tune quickly and easily anywhere.* A set of three guitar picks for clear-sounding strumming and picking.Whether you are dusting off a guitar from your closet or buying a new instrument, this is the perfect collection of tools you need to start playing now!
2 Hours of Pro-Level Training! Performed by Gus G, Alex Skolnick, Joe Satriani, Glenn Proudfoot, Marty Friedman, Michael Angelo Batio, Jeff Loomis, and many others.Want to expand and diversify your guitar skills and repertoire? Now you can do it with great guitar phrases written and presented by some of the biggest virtuosos in rock, metal, shred, prog, fusion, and other styles, including Joe Satriani, Marty Friedman, Alex Skolnick, Gus G, and Guitar World's own resident expert, senior music editor Jimmy Brown. The most comprehensive instructional course of its kind, each lick includes TAB, a written explanation to guide you through the lick, and---best of all---video from the artist who created it.
Learn the Acoustic Rock Secrets of Randy Rhoads, Zakk Wylde, Django Reinhardt, Steve Morse, Al Di Meola, and more!In Guitar World: Dale Turner's Guide to Acoustic Rock Guitar, Part 2, you'll learn the acoustic rock secrets of legendary artists such as Randy Rhoads, Zakk Wylde, Django Reinhardt, Steve Morse, Al Di Meola, and more! With more than 150 minutes of instruction, you'll also learn how to play arpeggiated chords, tapped and slapped harmonics, and latin-style strumming techniques. You will also gain more expertise on various picking techniques, such as economy and hybrid picking, as well as Travis picking.
Teachers, music students, and parents of youngsters studying a musical instrument will love the time-saving layout---it helps students organize their practice time more efficiently at home. Each journal contains a year's worth of weekly practice pages and delightfully illustrated reward stickers. The 9 x12 size and brightly colored cover helps insure it won't get lost between other books. It becomes an easily referenced keepsake journal complete with personal notes from their teacher.
The Ultimate DVD Guide! A Deluxe Crash Course in Guitar Theory!Mastering Scales Part 2 brings over two and a half hours of valuable instruction from Guitar World senior music editor Jimmy Brown. The newest installment of Mastering Scales offers a deluxe crash course in guitar theory, including everything you need to know about major, harmonic and melodic minor, symmetrical scales, the seven modes, power picking, extended patterns with position shifts, and much more! Mastering Scales Part 2 also includes a bonus section featuring a complete Bach two-part invention, arranged for two guitars!
This is the second in the series of works that define Aaron Shearer's approach to playing the classic guitar. The work by this legendary figure, with videos by Thomas Kikta and compositions by Dr. Alan Hirsh, stands out in continuing the student's journey to read and play while following a graduated step-by-step curriculum that supports positive habits for efficient study. This innovated method is rooted in a common-sense approach and includes musical offerings in a rich variety of styles, sensitively composed to support technical development.Areas of focus include: rest stroke, key signature reading, rhythm studies, arpeggios, barring, slurs, ornaments, warm-ups and cord studies. With 49 videos shot in high definition; 85 new solo and duet compositions and arrangements; as well as 16 additional works by Cutting, Sanz, Bach, Mertz, and more; 47 recorded tracks with TNT 2 Custom Mix software; plus the Shearer Online Supplement, this is not just a book but a media experience.
Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course: Beginner's Kit contains everything your child needs to start playing guitar in one handy box and at an incredible price.* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course Book 1 method with CD and DVD is the No. 1 best-selling guitar method for kids! This award-winning method ("Best Product of the Year" ---Disney's iParenting Media Award) is the easiest guitar method ever for kids ages five and up. Kids learn to play chords and melodies, read music, and perform lots of fun songs. Book 1 starts by teaching you how to hold the guitar and tune the strings, and by the time you finish, you'll be strumming chords, reading music notation, and playing lots of familiar songs. The book comes to life on your stereo and your computer with the enclosed enhanced-CD. The companion DVD to this best-selling edition features a live instructor to make learning the guitar even easier!* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Movie & TV Songbook includes fun arrangements of favorite movie and TV songs to make learning even easier. The included CD includes every song for listening and playing along. Titles: Beauty and the Beast * Fawkes the Phoenix * Over the Rainbow * Theme from Superman * This Is It! (The Bugs Bunny Show) * A Whole New World (Aladdin) * Yoda's Theme (Star Wars) * You've Got a Friend in Me (Toy Story) and many more.* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course Music Writing Book allows you to practice composing your own musical creations. Containing 32 pages of 6 staves each with wide spacing, the included guide to writing music helps beginners get started and is a perfect complement to the method!* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course Notespeller will add excitement to the learning process. Covering all the concepts in the guitar course, this is the perfect complement to the method and learning how to play guitar.* Alfred's Kid's Guitar Flashcards is the perfect learning tool to keep concepts fresh and fun.
Representing fifteen years of his finest work as an 'ukulele artist, this comprehensive songbook features some of the most popular songs from multi-GRAMMY award winner Daniel Ho in tablature and standard notation. The included CD contains newly remixed and remastered recordings of all 19 songs in the book, making these the best-quality recordings available. Titles: Keanuhea * Haiku * Kauanoenoe * Bicycle Holiday * On a Gentle Island Breeze * Amis Rondo * Pua Kea Waltz (White Flower Waltz) * Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring * Two Part Invention No. 8 BWV 779 * Two Part Invention No. 3 BWV 784 * School's Out * Pineapple Mango * For Eternity * Living in Paradise * Along for the Ride * Cup of Joe * Aloha Pumehana * Pua I Ka Ua (Flowers in the Rain) * Cookie Hula.
Titles: Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star Variations (Shinichi Suzuki) * French Folk Song (Folk Song) * Lightly Row (Folk Song) * Song of the Wind (Folk Song) * Go Tell Aunt Rhody (Folk Song) * O Come, Little Children (Folk Song) * May Song (Folk Song) * Allegro (Shinichi Suzuki) * Perpetual Motion in D Major (Shinichi Suzuki) * Perpetual Motion in G Major (Shinichi Suzuki) * Long, Long Ago (T.H. Bayly) * Allegretto (Shinichi Suzuki) * Andantino (Shinichi Suzuki) * Rigadoon (H. Purcell) * Etude (Shinichi Suzuki) * The Happy Farmer from Album for the Young, Op. 68, No. 10 (R. Schumann) * Minuet in C, No. 11 in G Major from Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach, BWV 841 (J.S. Bach) * Minuet No. 2 from Minuet in G Major, BWV 116 (J.S. Bach).
Ellie Goulding's album Halcyon Days has taken the music world by storm, featuring chart-topping songs and an innovative sound. The deluxe album is fully represented in this matching collectible folio. Fans of the artist, as well as current pop hits will find these faithfully transcribed arrangements a thrill to play. Titles: Anything Could Happen * Atlantis * Burn * Dead In The Water * Don't Say A Word * Explosions * Figure 8 * Flashlight * Goodness Gracious! * Halcyon * Hanging On * Hearts Without Chains * How Long Will I Love You * I Know You Care * I Need Your Love * JOY * My Blood * Only You * Stay Awake * Under Control * You My Everything.
Accessing Music is a revolutionary new book designed to help special education teachers assist students with disabilities to participate in music to achieve their individual, fullest potential. Based on the philosophy of Universal Design for Learning (UDL)---a way of planning, teaching, and assessing instruction that is naturally inclusive of all possible types of learners---Accessing Music explores alternative and creative ways to reach disabled students in the classroom. Classroom-tested, the innovative strategies, examples, and visuals presented have successfully tackled challenging areas, such as notation, fingering charts, holding instruments, assessment, manipulatives, and much more. This fully reproducible book also includes a comprehensive list of valuable, related resources, and the Data Disk CD allows for printing and classroom sharing. Help students get more from the classroom, and spark a lifelong interest in music and music-making with Accessing Music.
Titles: Long, Long Ago (T.H. Bayly) * May Time, Komm Lieber Mai (Longing for Spring) from Sehnsucht nach dem Frhlinge, K. 96 (W.A. Mozart) * Minuet No. 1, Minuett III from Suite in G Minor for Klavier, BWV 822 (J.S. Bach) * Minuet No. 3, Minuet in C, BWV Anh. II (J.S. Bach) * Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus (G.F. Handel) * Hunters' Chorus from 3rd Act of the Opera Der Freischutz (C.M. von Weber) * Musette in G, Gavotte II or the Musette from English Suite III in G Minor for Klavier, BWV 808 (J.S. Bach) * March in G (J.S. Bach) * Theme from Witches' Dance (N. Paganini) * Tonalization: The Moon over the Ruined Castle (R. Taki) * The Two Grenadiers, Die Beiden Grenadier, Op. 49, No. 1 for Voice and Piano (R. Schumann) * Gavotte (F.J. Gossec) * Bourre from Sonata in F Major for Oboe and Basso Continuo, HHA IV/18, No. 8-EZ (G.F. Handel).