These stickers were designed to be used with all young piano students in any piano method. Many of the characters from the Music for Little Mozarts series including Beethoven Bear, Mozart Mouse, Clara Schumann-Cat, Pachelbel Penguin and J. S. Bunny are featured in colorful and imaginative artwork. Words of encouragement and praise are featured on some stickers. Two different sizes (regular and mini) are included. Booklet includes 495 stickers.
Yamaha Band Student will appeal to teachers looking for a well-paced lesson sequence that keeps students motivated to continue past the first critical year. It is affordably priced, attractively presented and meets the needs of today's students and educators. Each level includes numerous songs, duets, trios and four full-band arrangements right in the method itselfperfect for first-year concerts.
The Celtic Guitar Tab Book gives you 40 beautiful Celtic melodies arranged for solo fingerstyle guitar. All the songs are arranged to be easily playable. Most of the songs are in standard tuning plus there is an additional section in DADGAD tuning. A CD is included featuring every Celtic song.
In The Funky Beat, David focuses on combining funk and jazz with Afro-Cuban rhythms to extend his own innovative style. By dissecting his grooves and musical choices for each song on the CD, David demonstrates how to develop musical skills and how to create a signature sound. This book/audio package includes 8 charts and 2 CDs mixed with and without drums for play-along usage. As a bonus, David transcribes and explains 11 of his legendary Tower of Power grooves.
This book and CD features 12 tremendous partner songs, each utilizing a well-known melody, including Christmas favorites, multi-cultural folk songs and more. The teacher's handbook includes reproducible song sheets and appropriate easy-to-teach staging suggestions. Suitable for Grades 2-7.
Revised edition. This book and CD are derived from the DCI video on Jaco of the same name. Features transcriptions of Jaco's examples and solos, along with an analysis by legendary bassist Jerry Jemmott. The CD includes a trio performance featuring John Scofield and Kenwood Dennard. 36 pages.
The Alfred Together in Rhythm Book with DVD is an excellent guide to increase your understanding and facilitation of drum circles. Teachers, players, therapists and percussionists cab all benefit from this comprehensive percussion book and DVD.
Piano accompaniments for Suzuki Cello School volumes 1-8. The accompaniments for volumes 9 and 10 are included with the cello part.
Have you always wanted to play the blues? Real, authentic blues? Realize your dream of becoming a great blues guitarist with Alfred's Learn to Play Blues Guitar---the simple, straightforward, and effective way to learn the blues. Whether you are a beginning guitarist or an advanced player just getting into the style, start playing real, authentic blues music right away through easy-to-understand instructions and great-sounding examples. The first part of this book and DVD covers blues rhythm playing. Learn over 50 blues rhythm patterns, including medium shuffle, uptown blues, slow blues, blues-rock, mambo, and more. The second part covers blues lead guitar. Start with learning basic soloing techniques---such as slides, hammer-ons, pull-offs, bending, vibrato, and rakes---then dive right in by playing 18 great blues solos in the styles of legends like Eric Clapton, Albert Collins, Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Albert King, and B. B. King.Features:* All examples include standard music notation and TAB* Every lesson and music example is clearly demonstrated on the DVD by noted educator Steve Trovato* MP3 accompaniment tracks to hone your skills as a blues lead guitarist
Acclaimed piano arranger Dan Coates makes 18 of the most memorable songs and themes from 2013 fun and easy to play. For piano students and hobbyists, this book guarantees good times. Titles: Anything Could Happen (Ellie Goulding) * Blown Away (Carrie Underwood) * Carry On (fun.) * Daylight (Maroon 5) * Doctor Who Theme (from Doctor Who) * Downton Abbey: The Suite (from Downtown Abbey) * Everybody Talks (Neon Trees) * Girl on Fire (Alicia Keys) * Good Time (Owl City and Carly Rae Jepsen) * Heart Attack (Demi Lovato) * Home (Phillip Phillips) * Just Give Me a Reason (Pink featuring Nate Ruess) * Misty Mountains (from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey) * Some Nights (fun.) * Thinkin Bout You (Frank Ocean) * Too Close (Alex Clare) * A Very Respectable Hobbit (from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey) * When I Was Your Man (Bruno Mars).ISBN 10: 0739096117ISBN 13: 9780739096116Instrument: PianoLevel: Easy PianoVersion: Easy Piano
Though Led Zeppelin's fourth album was actually released with a cryptic title, it has come to be known as Led Zeppelin IV. Perhaps best known for its hit "Stairway to Heaven," this album remains a favorite of classic rock fans of all generations. Rolling Stone magazine has even placed it on its list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. Drawing from more than 30 years of documentation, interviews, and recorded footage, this book delivers unprecedented accuracy. Titles: Black Dog * Rock and Roll * Stairway to Heaven * Misty Mountain Hop * Four Sticks * When the Levee Breaks.ISBN 10: 0739095641ISBN 13: 9780739095645Series: Alfred's Platinum Album EditionsCategory: Bass Guitar PersonalityFormat: BookInstrument: Bass GuitarVersion: Authentic Bass TAB
From the "Creative Ability Development Series" by Alice Kay Kanack. Each book contains philosophical and practical advice on how to use the 28 musical exercises to develop a child's innate creative ability to its highest level.
This innovative duet book for intermediate snare drummers is presented in a clear and easy-to-read format. It contains various time signatures, meter and tempo changes, and special effects such as back sticking, rim shots, and playing on the rim.
Vahid Matejko's Klezmer Play-Alongs for Clarinet is perfect for the player who wishes to study Klezmer music more intensively. The book covers the complete emotional spectrum of the Klezmer style, and it will be a pleasure for all clarinetists to get more familiar with the nuances of this unique musical language. Where some passages appear technically challenging due to the high octave range, the composer recommends that performers feel free to transpose and play those passages one octave lower precisely as an "authentic" player might. The chord changes shown above the engraving can be played as an accompaniment by pianists, keyboardists, accordionists, or guitarists, and the included play-along CD gives you ready access to your own Klezmer band.ISBN 10: 3933136903ISBN 13: 9783933136909Format: Book & CDInstrument: ClarinetBy Vahid Matejko
The Guitar Ensemble books provide the ideal supplement for class guitar instruction. Correlated by page to the Guitar Method, the score book includes three guitar parts in score form with optional piano, bass, drums plus an accompaniment recording as well as suggestions for the teacher. The ensemble student book includes three guitar parts which are musical and easily playable. It provides an immediate performance outlet for even the beginning guitar class. Book 1 is correlated to Guitar Method 1. Titles: Love Somebody * When the Saints Go Marching In * Down in the Valley * Variations on Old Saint Nick * Dona Nobis Pacem * Blue Rock * Bach Minuet * Blue Moon and more.
Division of measure includes counting rest values as well as note values. A mistake in counting note values while playing is heard and corrected by the instructor, but counting rest values is a silent business and difficult at times for the instructor to detect just where the mistake was made, or who made the mistake. 101 Rhythmic Rest Patterns will help solve that problem, as the unison feature will enable the instructor and the whole ensemble to count aloud all in unison, on any or all rest patterns until each rest pattern is perfect.
From the classics to the hits of today, these timeless tunes are now available as easy arrangements for Flute, Clarinet, Alto Sax, Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Horn in F, and Trombone. All wind instrument arrangements are fully compatible and can be successfully performed as ensembles or solos. A fully orchestrated accompaniment CD is provided, featuring each song as a live performance demo track followed by a play-along track. Titles: Boulevard of Broken Dreams (Green Day) * Celebration (Kool and the Gang) * My Immortal (Evanescence) * Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye (Steam) * New Soul (Yael Nam) * Old Time Rock & Roll (Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band) * Open Arms (Journey) * (I Cant Get No) Satisfaction (The Rolling Stones) * Smooth (Santana featuring Rob Thomas) * Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin) * Take It Easy (Eagles) * You and Me (Lifehouse).