The Alfred Sound Innovations for Concert Band Book 2 Bassoon Book, CD and DVD continue your students musical journey by teaching with segmented presentation of new concepts and introducing ensemble playing. Isolating concepts and teaching them individually helps facilitate understanding of the more advanced material. Following the unique Sound Innovations organization, the book contains four levels, each of which is divided into several sections that introduces concepts separately and provides plenty of practice and performance opportunities to reinforce each lesson.Format: Book, CD & DVDInstrument: BassoonInstrumentation: Bassoon
Thirty-one of the decade's best. Songs include: All Summer Long (Kid Rock) Almost Lover (A Fine Frenzy) American Idiot (Green Day) Believe (Staind) Bodysnatchers (Radiohead) Boulevard of Broken Dreams (Green Day) Broken (Seether) Complicated (Avril Lavigne) Crazy (Gnarls Barkley) Gotta Be Somebody (Nickelback) Heaven (Brett Dennen) Here It Goes Again (OK Go) Hey There Delilah (Plain White T's) Higher (Creed) How Long (Eagles) I Don't Want to Be (Gavin DeGraw) I Kissed a Girl (Katy Perry) I Knew I Loved You (Savage Garden) Know Your Enemy (Green Day) Misery Business (Paramore) Paralyzer (Finger Eleven) Rain (Creed) The Reason (Hoobastank) Rockstar (Nickelback) Smooth (Santana) Smooth Criminal (Alien Ant Farm) Sorry (Buckcherry) Supermassive Black Hole (Muse) Uprising (Muse) With Arms Wide Open (Creed) You and Me (Lifehouse).Instrument: GuitarPage count: 168ISBN: 073907573X
Alfred's Ultimate Play-Along series gives you everything you need to jam with your favorite songs. This book contains authentic TAB transcriptions, music notation, lyrics, and chords to eight Journey classics. There are two versions of every song on the included CDs: an instrumental sound-alike recording, and an instrumental accompaniment track without bass so you can play along. When you use the CDs in your Mac or Windows-based computer, the TNT (Tone 'N' Tempo) Changer lets you easily loop sections for practice, slow tracks down or speed them up without changing the pitch, change the key, and switch back and forth between the full-instrumental and play-along tracks. Titles: Don't Stop Believin' Faithfully Lights Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin' Open Arms Send Her My Love Separate Ways Who's Crying Now.Contributors: JourneySeries: Ultimate Play-AlongInstrument: Bass GuitarPage count: 48ISBN: 0739071610
A concise, step-by-step approach to the study of the piano in either private or class lessons. The materials are fresh and new and presented to insure steady progress toward a musical goal. Supplementary materials should be used to balance the study material. Additional piano studies will promote good music reading.Contributors: David Carr Glover and Louise GarrowSeries: David Carr Glover Piano LibraryInstrument: PianoPage count: 48ISBN: 0769235875
Many of the greatest "crowd pleasers" are gathered into two volumes, compiled for the budding piano virtuoso. Includes works by Beethoven, Debussy and more! Compact Disc recordings by Valery Lloyd-Watts are also available.Contributors: Ed. Lynn Freeman OlsonInstrument: PianoLevel: Intermediate / Early AdvancedGrade level: (4/5/6/6+) Page count: 64ISBN: 0739010131
This comprehensive approach to functional musicianship at the keyboard includes varied repertoire, theory, technique, sight-reading, harmonization from lead sheets, ear training and ensembles. Great for college non-music majors, continuing education classes, music dealer in-store programs and group piano classes at the middle and high school levels. Book 2 contains 15 units each with a variety of repertoire, exercises, unit review worksheets and an assignment page.Contributors: E. L. Lancaster and Kenon D. RenfrowInstrument: PianoPage count: 152ISBN: 0739002570
Alfred's Chord Fingering Dictionary contains photos and charts for all major, minor, seventh, diminished and augmented chords. It also includes instructions on how to tune and hold your guitar.Contributors: Alfred d'Auberge and Morton ManusInstrument: GuitarPage count: 36ISBN: 0739013815
The Technic is Fun series offers piano students a series of graded studies for the development of technique, style, and musicianship. These studies reinforce the technical requirements found in method books and in standard piano repertory. The etudes found in this series not only build technique and musicality but have been carefully selected to provide refreshing recital repertoire as well as to develop a strong musical and technical foundation.Contributors: David HirschbergSeries: Hirschberg Fun SeriesInstrument: PianoLevel: ElementaryPage count: 48ISBN: 0769297072
An excellent, practical edition with a splendid foreword that students should consider a must. Series: Alfred Masterwork EditionCategory: Piano CollectionFormat: BookInstrument: PianoLevel: Intermediate / Late Intermediate
With the film's original 50th anniversary artwork on the cover, this fantastic folio is a real collector's item. Includes: Over the Rainbow Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead We're Off to See the Wizard If I Only Had a Brain Optimistic Voices If I Were King of the Forest The Merry Old Land of Oz Munchkinland and more.Contributors: Lyrics by E.Y. Harburg, music by Harold Arlen / arr. David NelsonInstrument: Piano/Vocal/ChordsPage count: 40ISBN: 0898986230
The Belwin Student Instrumental Course is a course for individual instruction and class instruction of like instruments, at three levels, for all band instruments. Each book is complete in itself, but all books are correlated with each other. Although each book can be used separately, all supplementary books should be used as companion books with the method.
A collection of technical studies designed for use with either full band or individual practice. The method is divided into eight units, each focusing on a major key and its relative minor key and includes such studies as chorales, scale studies, arpeggio studies, interval studies, rhythm rounds, articulation studies, speed drills and etudes to help reinforce new concepts. An excellent way to prepare students for advanced grade III and most grade IV material.
A progressive series of motivating technical volumes for students who may not always desire technical work. Useful for the transfer student as well as for students working in progressive order. Designed to develop finger fluency and skill in playing chords. May be used with Masterwork Classics or separately.
Classic Festival Solos offers the advancing instrumentalist an array of materials graded from easy to more challenging. There are different titles for each instrument, and an assortment of musical styles has been included in each book for variety. Many of the solos appear on state contest lists. Contains: Alman (Morley, arr. Dishinger) * Aria and Scherzo (Fox) * Bourree (Handel, arr. Dishinger) * The Caballero (Burgstahler) * Canzone Barcarola (Drigo) * From Heaven High (Praetorius, arr. Rascher) * Impressions of Summer (Gallaher) * Kemp's Jig (Anonymous, arr. Dishinger) * Minuet (Bach, arr. Rascher) * Poco Waltz (Lotzenhiser) * Rigaudon (Purcell, arr. Dishinger) * Rondeau * Couperin (Dishinger) * Village Dance (Rossini, arr. Rascher) * Winter Rhapsody (Foster).
Compiled from melodies Samuel Applebaum used to teach his students to play their instruments. The melodies are arranged in progressive order from the first three notes students learn to the end of level one in most method books. These melodies may be played as solos or in unison with other string instruments. Michael Katz has produced the accompaniment CD (in traditional, jazz, and rock styles) to motivate students to practice and perform for friends and family.
Classic Festival Solos offers the advancing instrumentalist an array of materials graded from easy to more challenging. There are different titles for each instrument, and an assortment of musical styles has been included in each book for variety. Many of the solos appear on state contest lists. Contains: Concentration (Smith) * Debonair (Smith) * Galaxy (Vincent) * Gypsy Rondo (Haydn, arr. Smith) * Las Tortillas (Tanner) * Lazy Lullaby (Tanner) * Little Norway (Smith) * Military March (arr. Little) * Sentinel (Smith) * Song to the Evening Star (Wagner, arr. Smith) * Unicorn (Smith) * Venture (Smith) * Weather Vane (Tanner).
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.
A complete sourcebook for choral directors of all levels, as well as choral methods classes. Contains 211 warm-ups with information on usage, photos illustrating correct posture and vowel formation, and a well organized index to make finding the right warm-up a snap. Belongs in every choral director's library.