A Dozen a Day

Author: Edna Mae Burnam
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781495023699
Release Date: 2005-10-01
Genre: Music

(Willis). The Dozen a Day books are universally recognized as one of the most remarkable technique series on the market for all ages! Each book in this series contains short warm-up exercises to be played at the beginning of each practice session, providing excellent day-to-day training for the student.

The Abrsm Practice Notebook

ISBN: 1860969305
Release Date: 2008-07-01

Instrumental and singing teachers will welcome The ABRSM Practice Notebook. Filled with useful hints and advice on practising, it allows teachers to record their students' progress and set goals. Also useful for parents when guiding their children's practice.

Six Sonatinas Opus 36

Author: Muzio Clementi
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457473143
Release Date: 1996-02-01
Genre: Music

Muzio Clementi (1752–1832) was a famed composer, pianist, pedagogue, conductor, music publisher, editor, and piano manufacturer. Although born in Italy, he spent most of his life in England. In his time, he was known as "the father of the pianoforte," "father of modern piano technique", and "father of Romantic pianistic virtuosity." Titles: * No. 1 in C major * No. 2 in G major * No. 3 in C major * No. 4 in F major * No. 5 in G major * No. 6 in D major

Me and My Piano

Author: Fanny Waterman
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571510078
Release Date: 1988
Genre: Music

Takes young pianists through the earliest stages of piano technique, first with separate hands, then with a sequence of very easy pieces for hands together. This book includes games and puzzles that give elementary theory a lease of life. It intends to make learning the piano an enjoyable experience for both pupil and teacher.

18 Short Preludes for the Keyboard

Author: Johann Sebastian Bach
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 9781457442469
Release Date: 2005-05-03
Genre: Music

Collected from several sources, these teaching pieces were published separately in the 18th and 19th centuries as the Twelve Short Preludes and the Six Short Preludes. Students are often introduced to these works prior to studying the Two-Part Inventions (Alfred Edition 22528). This unique edition includes the realization of ornaments and guidance concerning tempos and articulation.

Note Speller Book 1 Revised

Author: John W. Schaum
Publisher: Alfred Music
ISBN: 1457451042
Release Date:
Genre: Music

The Schaum Note Speller has the unqualified testimonial of thousands of teachers who pronounce it 'The Best.' Musical facts, beginning with line and space numbers are taught. Students learn by doing, since this book is in workbook form. This saves valuable lesson time, and immediately shows any mistakes in the beginner's thinking.

Rhythmic Training

Author: Robert Starer
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0881889768
Release Date: 1969
Genre: Music

(Instructional). A continuation of Basic Rhythmic Training , this collection of progressive rhythmic drills is designed to increase a music student's proficiency in executing and understanding Rhythm. The exercises begin very simply and proceed to more complex meters, beat divisions and polyrhythms. The book can be used as a supplement to any method, or as a drill book for the musician who wishes to solidify and expand his/her rhythmic abilities.

Puns and Pundits

Author: Scott B. Noegel
Publisher: Capital Decisions Limited
ISBN: UOM:39076002046907
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Religion

Scholars of major languages and literatures of the ancient and late antique Near East whose writings have demonstrated interest in word play phenomena analyze them in the literature of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Canaan-Urgarit, Israel and the Hebrew Bible, Syriac, Rabbinics, Arabic, and Medieval Hebrew. They place the puns in cultural context, showing that different people have had very diverse attitudes toward them. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR