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

Author: Willard A. 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 Chord Approach Lesson Book 2

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457425351
Release Date: 2005-05-03
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.

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Theory Book 1B

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457418576
Release Date:
Genre: Music

Alfred's Basic Piano Library Theory Books contain enjoyable games and quizzes that reinforce the principles presented in the Lesson Books. Students can increase their musical understanding while they are away from the keyboard. The Theory Books are designed to coordinate page-by-page with the Lesson Books.

Piano Technic Book

Author: Willard Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739009397
Release Date: 1984-01-31
Genre: Music

The Technic Books provide reading and rhythm drills and exercises perfectly paced with each Lesson Book in Alfred's Basic Piano Library to improve musicianship and develop coordination of the hands.

Piano Lesson Book

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739006649
Release Date: 1993-03-01
Genre: Music

The Universal Edition is designed for all English-speaking countries outside of the United States, including Canada, the U. K. and Australia. This edition uses the British system of terminology for rhythmic values such as "crotchet" for quarter note.

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)

Alfred s Basic Adult Piano Course All Time Favorites Book 2

Author: Morton Manus
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457431494
Release Date: 2005-05-03
Genre: Music

All-Time Favorites is designed to supplement Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course, Level 2, and is coordinated page-by-page with the Lesson Book. This volume may also be used as supplementary enrichment with any piano course, and will serve to introduce new concepts in logical order as you progress through the book. This collection is also useful for those who know how to play and just want to enjoy a variety of wonderful pieces. Included in this volume are Sing-Along Favorites, Folk Songs, arrangements of well-known Classics and selections from Grand Opera, Light Opera and Ballets, as well as Songs for Special Occasions. The timeless appeal of these familiar pieces will provide hours of enjoyment for the pianist and listener, and will reinforce and broaden the skills of every piano student.

Piano Lesson Book

Author: Willard Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739009052
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Music

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 4 concepts include: tarantellas; eighth note triplets; arpeggiated chords; first and second inversion triads in C; triads in all positions; major scales in parallel motion; two-part writing; seventh chords and inversions of seventh chords; E harmonic minor scale in contrary motion; primary chords in E minor; sixteenth notes; dotted eighth notes; primary chords in B-flat Major and G Minor; repeated-note warm-ups; and harmonic minor scales in parallel motion. For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Coordinating supplemental books for Level 4 include: Classic Themes * Duet * Ear Training * Merry Christmas * Musical Concepts * Recital * Repertoire * Sight Reading * Technic * Theory and Top Hits! Solo, Christmas and Duet books. Songs include: America the Beautiful (Ward) * The Battle Hymn of the Republic (Steffe-Howe) * Black Forest Polka * Blow, Winds, Blow! * Calypso Holiday! * Comedians' Dance (Kabelevsky) * Farewell to Thee (Aloha Oe) * Gypsy Dance * Haunted House * He's Got the Whole World in His Hands * The Hokey-Pokey * The House of the Rising Sun * The Magic Piper * Musette (Bach) * Olympic Procession * Pomp and Circumstance No. 1 (Elgar)* Prelude in A Minor * Space Shuttle Blues * Spinning Wheel * Swingin' Sevenths * Tarentella * Waltz in G Minor * Waves of the Danube (Ivanovici)

Alfred s Basic Adult Piano Course Theory

Author: Morton Manus
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company
ISBN: 0882846353
Release Date: 1984-08-01
Genre: Music

Every concept and principal introduced in the Lesson Books of Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course is reinforced in each of the correlated Theory Books. Important tips are included that make learning chord progressions even easier!

Alfred s Basic Adult Piano Course Lesson Book Bk 3

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company
ISBN: 0739069535
Release Date: 2010-03-01
Genre: Music

Begins with a review of the concepts presented in Level 2, then introduces new pieces and lessons in new keys to prepare the student for more advanced studies. Includes a "Just for Fun" section and an "Ambitious" section for the student who will devote a little extra effort toward learning some of the great masterworks that require additional practice. The CD contains a piano performance for each of the 39 songs included in the book.

Alfred s Basic All in One Course Book 3

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457442043
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, 1B, and 2, 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."

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 Course Technic Bk 1a

Author: Willard A. Palmer
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739009699
Release Date: 1984-01-31
Genre: Music

The Technic Books provide reading and rhythm drills and exercises perfectly paced with each Lesson Book in Alfred's Basic Piano Library to improve musicianship and develop coordination of the hands.