Alfred s Basic Piano Library

Author: Willard Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0882847899
Release Date: 1981-01-31
Genre: Music

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 1B begins by reviewing the concepts taught in Lesson Book 1A, then introduces new concepts such as incomplete measures, tempo markings, eighth notes and rests, using the damper pedal, half steps and whole steps. It also introduces the major scale through the concept of tetrachords. Songs Include: Brother John * Carol in G Major * The Carousel * The Clown * Concert Time * A Cowboy's Song * The Cuckoo * French Lullaby * Good King Wenceslas * Good Morning to You! * Good Sounds * Grandpa's Clock * The Greatest Show on Earth! * G's in the "BAG" * Hail to Thee, America! * Harp Song * Happy Birthday to You! * Indians * Join the Fun * The Magic Man * Money Can't Buy Everything * Music Box Rock * Oom-Pa-Pa! * Ping Pong * The Planets * The Rainbow * Sonatina * Step Right Up! * Waltz Time * When Our Band Goes Marching By! * When the Saints Go Marching In * The Whirlwind * The Windmill * Yankee Doodle

Alfred s Basic Piano Course Recital Book Bk 1b

Author: Willard Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0882848259
Release Date: 1981-01-31
Genre: Music

The Recital Books congratulate students for a job well done by providing correlated repertoire to their Lesson Books that are based on concepts they've already learned. As a result, the pieces are quickly mastered. Included in Recital 1B are the folk tunes "Camptown Races" and "For He's A Jolly Good Fellow," and imaginative originals like "The Elephant and the Flea" and "March of the Extra-Terrestrials."

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Piano Lesson Book Level 1B

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739027441
Release Date: 2002-09-01
Genre: Music

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 1B begins by reviewing the concepts taught in Lesson Book 1A, then introduces new concepts such as incomplete measures; tempo markings; eighth notes and rests; using the damper pedal; half steps and whole steps. It also introduces the major scale through the concept of tetrachords. Songs Include: Brother John * Carol in G Major * The Carousel * The Clown * Concert Time * A Cowboy's Song * The Cuckoo * French Lullaby * Good King Wenceslas * Good Morning to You! * Good Sounds * Grandpa's Clock * The Greatest Show on Earth! * G's in the "BAG" * Hail to Thee, America! * Harp Song * Happy Birthday to You! * Indians * Join the Fun * The Magic Man * Money Can't Buy Everything * Music Box Rock * Oom-Pa-Pa! * Ping Pong * The Planets * The Rainbow * Sonatina * Step Right Up! * Waltz Time * When Our Band Goes Marching By! * When the Saints Go Marching In * The Whirlwind * The Windmill * Yankee Doodle

Alfred s Basic Piano Chord Approach Lesson Book 1

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457425343
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Genre: Music

This series introduces chords more quickly than in the regular Alfred's Basic Piano Library. It is perfect for students age 10 and up whose hands are strong enough to play 3-note chords. By combining intervallic reading with chord playing, students are able to enjoy playing fuller and more interesting songs and melodies. This course is most effective when used under the direction of a piano teacher or experienced musician.

Alfred s Basic Piano Course Fun Book Bk 1b

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739014110
Release Date: 1986-08-01
Genre: Music

The Fun Books provide additional recital pieces designed for students who require more solo material and are especially useful when two students are from the same family (Recital Book for one, Fun Book for the other).

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Notespeller Book 1B

Author: Gayle Kowalchyk
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457442973
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Genre: Music

Students needing to review and improve their note-naming and interval-naming skills will benefit greatly from these well-prepared Notespeller Books. Each book provides a variety of written activities that reinforce note reading concepts presented in the Lesson Books. Correlates page-by-page with Alfred's Basic Piano Library Lesson Books, but may also serve as an effective supplement to other piano methods.

Alfred s Basic Piano Course Patriotic Solo Book Bk 1b

Author: Dennis Alexander
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739024493
Release Date: 2001-12-01
Genre: Music

Playing patriotic music is enjoyable for young performers, too, either during practice or when performing for family and friends. These Patriotic Books are correlated with Lesson Books of Alfred's Basic Piano Library. Easy-to-master arrangements of popular and classic patriotic melodies are featured in each volume. Words are also included. "Battle Hymn of the Republic" and "You're a Grand Old Flag" are Federation Festivals 2014-2016 selections.

Alfred s Basic Piano Course Universal Edition Theory Book 1B

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457443724
Release Date: 2005-05-03
Genre: Music

Designed to coordinate page-by-page with Lesson Book 1B. Contains enjoyable games and quizzes that reinforce the principles presented in the Lesson Book. Students can increase their musical understanding while they are away from the keyboard.

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Popular Hits Bk 1b

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ISBN: 1470627361
Release Date: 2015-07-01
Genre: Music

Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Popular Hits offers Broadway, pop, and movie music arrangements to be used as supplementary pieces for students. Soon after beginning piano study, students can play attractive versions of favorite classics, as well as the best-known popular music of today. This book is correlated page-by-page with Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Lesson Book 1B. When pieces from the Popular Hits book are assigned in conjunction with the material in the Lesson Book, new concepts are reinforced in a fun and motivating way, increasing the student's interest in piano study. Titles: All About That Bass (Meghan Trainor) * Baby (Justin Bieber) * Batman Theme * Believer (American Authors) * Cantina Band (from Star Wars(R) Episode IV: A New Hope) * Clouds (Zach Sobiech) * Everything Is Awesome (from The LEGO(R) Movie) * Let It Go (from Walt Disney's Frozen) * Mamma Mia (from Mamma Mia!) * May the Force Be with You (from Star Wars(R) Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back) * Moog City (from Minecraft) * When Can I See You Again? (from Walt Disney's Animated Feature Wreck-It Ralph).

Alfred s Basic Piano Course Top Hits Duet Book 1B

Author: E. L. Lancaster
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457411822
Release Date: 2005-05-03
Genre: Music

The motivation this music provides is outstanding! Playing duets is important to the musical growth of young pianists. And with Alfred's Top Hits Duet Books, students get twice as many benefits. In addition to learning how to develop steady rhythm, listen for proper balance, and play with appropriate dynamics, students will also receive the enjoyment of playing specially arranged duets of pop music. These duet collections are correlated page-by-page with lesson Books 1B, 2, 3 and 4 of Alfred's Basic Piano Library one of the best-selling piano methods in the world (it's translated into 13 languages). All four duet books feature the best-known popular songs from films, Broadway musicals and best-selling CDs. The arrangers selected for this series include Alfred's best-known composers including Dennis Alexander, Tom Gerou, Margaret Goldston, Martha Mier, Catherine Rollin and George Peter Tingley.

Alfred s Basic Piano Course Hymn Book Bk 1b

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739022318
Release Date: 1985-06-01
Genre: Music

The Hymn Books contain the world's most famous hymns and are perfect for the student who enjoys playing sacred music. Duet parts are included in the first three levels.

Alfred s Basic All in One Course Book 1

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457442027
Release Date:
Genre: Music

The "All-in-One Course for Children" takes all of the pages from "Alfred's Basic Piano Library," Lesson Books 1A and 1B, plus selected pages from Theory, Recital and Fun Solo Books and combines them into part of a sequential five-book series. At the completion of Book 5, the student will be ready to continue into Level 3 of "Alfred's Basic Piano Library" or "Alfred's Premier Piano Course." This course is most effective when used under the direction of a piano teacher or experienced musician.

Piano Lesson Book

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739018604
Release Date: 1984-11-01
Genre: Music

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Level 6 concepts include: a review of major and minor triads; diminished and augmented triads; the diminished seventh chord; a special style of pedaling; the key of F sharp Minor; the E Major scale; the key of C sharp minor; the A flat Major scale; thirty-second notes; and dotted sixteenth notes. This book also contains an important daily scale routine and a dictionary of musical terms. For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Correlated supplemental books for Level 6 include: Ear Training * Recital * Theory and Top Hits! Solo. Songs include: Ay-Ay-Ay * Shenandoah * Barcarolle (Morovsky) * Blue Rondo * A Classy Rag * Deep River * Dry Bones * Fascination (Marchetti) * Festive Dance * Fur Elise (Beethoven) * Hungarian Dance * Jazz Ostinato in C-Sharp Minor * La Folia (Theme and Variations) * Menuet, French Suite No. 6 (Bach) * Music Machine (Palmer) * Prelude in D Minor (Clementi) * Scherzo (Kabalevsky) * Solfeggio (C. P. E. Bach) * Theme from Symphony No. 6 (Tchaikovsky) * Toccata (Palmer) * Variations on "Canon in D" (Pachelbel) * Waltz Impromptu (Kullak)