Teach Yourself to Read Music for Guitar covers everything you need to know to start playing music from standard notation on the guitar! Covers notes, rhythms, major and minor scales, keys, syncopation, playing in position, the swing feel, and odd meters. Learn to play lead sheets and other music by sight.CATEGORY: Guitar Method or SupplementFORMAT: BookLEVEL: Advanced
Performed by Evanescence. Edited by Carol Cuellar. Piano, vocal, and chords. Led by the soaring vocals of Amy Lee, Fallen is Evanescence's major-label debut. This album-matching folio includes 4 pages of color photos.Titles are:Bring Me to LifeEverybody's FoolGoing UnderHauntedHelloImaginaryMy ImmortalMy Last BreathTaking Over MeTourniquetWhisper
Zig introduces children to rhythms and sounds from various countries. 74 CD tracks include call-and-responses, play-along without background rhythms, and play-along with original rhythm parts. Music styles include Asian, Middle Eastern, African with hip-hop, Native American with hip-hop, North American rock, rain forest, and salsa. Traditional classroom instruments may be used to play the rhythms. Teaching suggestions are included.
Basic method of learning music, how to play recorder, and building finger technique, intonation, and tonguing through the performance of folk, classical, and familiar songs. It's Recorder Time is one of the most popular recorder books sold.
This complete drum method book by Roy Burnscontaining the elementary principles of music and an introduction to playing bass drum and cymbals. It provides several drum exercises and introduces time signatures, rudiments, drumstick methods, and playing auxiliary percussion instruments. 80 pages.
Rhythmic Illusions by Gavin Harrison was created for drum set players who find themselves in a creative rut. The drum book and audio package easily breaks down the mystery behind subdivisions, rhythmic modulation, rhythmic scales, and beat displacement. The author's drum instruction makes the transition from mathematics to musicality understood through his easy and systematic approach.
This Evolving Bassist is the edition entering into the new millennium, the year 2000. This jazz bass edition will mark 26 years in publication as "the standard" in bass method books. Through the years since this book was first published, Rufus began to feel that a major revision was needed. The fundamental bass lessons have been kept intact because classic concepts do not change. This new edition will include more transcriptions from his recorded solos, original compositions arranged as duets, new etudes, and additional ways to learn tunes and conceive better bass lines. Alfred's Evolving Bassist is designed to take you through instruction that will help you become that consummate jazz bass player. It is dedicated to the student who may have difficulty finding and/or being able to afford a regular teacher. This method book is an aid to help you help yourself NOW. It will also continue to be your reference book as you and your playing mature through the years. You will learn that there is always something more to discover about being a better musician and bass player in this music we call jazz. As one of the premiere bassist of our time, this 30-year veteran is truly continuing to be the Evolving Bassist.
This guitar tab book gives you note-for-note transcriptions of Joe Pass performing classic jazz standards including "The Man I Love," "I Can't Get Started," "Sweet Lorraine," "Have You Met Miss Jones," "'Round Midnight," "On Green Dolphin Street," "In Your Own Sweet Way." All transcribed from Joe's immortal "Virtuoso" series of recordings. In standard notation and tablature.
Boats, bars, and beaches are immortalized in song in this Jimmy Buffet guitar tab book from the world's most famous Parrot Head. Titles include "Come Monday," "Son of a Sailor," "A Pirate Looks at Forty," "Grapefruit-Juicy Fruit," "Margaritaville," "Cheeseburger in Paradise," "Changes in Lattitudes, Changes in Attitudes," and more.
Titles in the Gordon Lightfoot Anthology guitar tab book include "Carefree Highway," "Canadian Railroad Trilogy," "Christian Island (Georgian Bay)," "Cold on the Shoulder," "Cotton Jenny," "Early Mornin' Rain," "If You Could Read My Mind," "Rainy Day People," "Softly," "Steel Rail Blues," "Summertime Dream," "Sundown," "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald."
This Santana guitar tab book contains "Aqua Marine," "Black Magic Woman," "Europa (Earth's Cry Heaven's Smile)," "Everybody's Everything," "Evil Ways," "Incident at Neshabur," "Jingo," "Open Invitation," "Oye Como Va," "Samba Pa It," "Song of the Wind," "Soul Sacrifice," "Toussaint L'Overture," "Transcendance," "Winning."
This Grateful Dead guitar tab book includes "Alabama Getaway," "Box of Rain," "Candyman," "Casey Jones," "Eyes of the World," "Friend of the Devil," "The Golden Road," "He's Gone," "High Time," "Jack Straw," "Lady with a Fan," "Operator," "Ramble on Rose," "Ripple," "Ship of Fools," "Sugar Magnolia," "Tennessee Jed," "Truckin'," "Unbroken Chain," "Uncle John's Band," and more!
This Van Halen Anthology guitar tab book is an outstanding folio and a true guitarist's dream. The 30 selections include "And the Cradle Will Rock," "Beautiful Girls," "Best of Both Worlds," "Dance the Night Away," "Finish What Ya Started," "Hot for Teacher," "Jamie's Cryin'," "Oh, Pretty Woman," "Panama," "Runnin' with the Devil," "When It's Love," "Why Can't This Be Love," and more.
In Strictly Strings, a unique letter-note style of music notation is used to ensure a smooth transition from rote to note reading. Violin students are quickly introduced to ensemble playing and a wide variety of fun-to-play melodies, keys, and modes. Strictly Strings features a carefully prepared violin lesson sequence which develops all players' abilities equally.Unique letter-note music notationEnsemble playingWide variety of melodies, keys, and modesCarefully prepared violin lesson sequence
The finest material of its kind, Funky Primer is an excellent drum method book that started a new contemporary teaching style for independence, rudiments, styles, and more.Funk/rock drum patterns for all temposIndependenceRudimentsStyles
The Alfred Early Masters of American Blues series provides the unique opportunity to study the true roots of modern blues. Stefan Grossman, noted roots-blues guitarist and musicologist, has compiled this fascinating collection of 14 songs from seven pivotal early blues guitarists from the Mississippi Delta. In addition to Stefan's expert transcriptions, the book includes a CD containing the original artist's recordings so you can hear and feel the music as it was originally performed.Artists featuredWillie Brown ("Future Blues," "M&O Blues," "Ragged and Dirty")Son House ("Dry Spell Blues," "My Black Mama")Skip James ("Devil Got My Woman," "Hard Time Killin' Floor," "Special Rider")Hambone Willie Newbern ("Roll and Tumble Blues")Charlie Patton ("Screamin' and Hollerin' the Blues," "Stone Pony Blues," "34 Blues")Arthur Pettis ("Good Boy Blues")Robert Wilkins ("That's No Way to Get Along)
The Alfred Essentials of Music Theory: Complete Self-Study Course is a practical, easy-to-use music course that is perfect for pianists, guitarists, instrumentalists, vocalists, songwriters, arrangers, and composers. Includes 2 ear training CDs to help develop your musical ear. In this all-in-one music theory course, you will learn the essentials of music through 75 concise lessons; practice your music reading and writing skills in the exercises; improve your listening skills with the enclosed ear training CDs; and test your knowledge with a review that completes each of the 18 units. Answers are included in the back of the book for all exercises, ear training, and review.Book and 2-CD set75 exercises, 18 unitsAuthors: Andrew Surmani, Karen Farnum Surmani, Morton Manus
This book-and-CD set teaches the complete novice everything needed to start playing the drums right away. With Drums for the Absolute Beginner, the inexperienced music lover will be playing drumbeats and rolls immediately. The included CD provides demonstrations for each example.Learn how to:Buy a drum setHold the sticks and make a good strokePlay drumbeats and rolls immediatelyAuthor: Pete Sweeney