Big Book of Beginner s Piano Classics

Author: Bergerac
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486466156
Release Date: 2008-06
Genre: Music

Eighty-three popular piano classics arranged for the beginning student are accompanied by a short history of each piece and advice on playing each arrangement.5NjBwBT

88 Piano Classics for Beginners

Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486262895
Release Date: 2013-04-17
Genre: Music

Beginning pianists of all ages will cherish this excellent compilation of piano classics. Many of the greatest composers — J. S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Liszt — are represented by several pieces each, some newly adapted for the piano. Popular works include the Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, Claire de Lune, and Pictures at an Exhibition.

Favorite piano classics

Author: Ronald Herder
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486291529
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Music

Treasury of 83 best-loved pieces in authoritative editions: Beethoven's Für Elise, Chopin's "Minute" Waltz and Polonaise "Militaire," Debussy's Clair de Lune, Liszt's Liebestraum No. 3, Mozart's Turkish Rondo, Ravel's Pavane for a Dead Princess, plus works by Grieg, Granados, Haydn, Satie, Tchaikovsky, and many more. Most pieces fairly brief, well within reach of intermediate players.

Big Book of Beginner s Piano Classics Volume Two

Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486812663
Release Date: 2017-08-15
Genre: Music

Beginning pianists of all ages will thrill to this compilation of 57 piano classics, ranging from standards such as Chopsticks and Can Can to classical works by Rachmaninoff, Mozart, other composers. Perfect for practicing, MP3 files are included for each song.

A First Book of Tchaikovsky

Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486171609
Release Date: 2013-03-21
Genre: Music

These special arrangements of favorite Tchaikovsky themes are ideal for beginner pianists, child or adult. Contents include themes from "The Nutcracker," "March Slav," Symphonies Nos. 5 and 6, "Swan Lake," "Sleeping Beauty," and more.

A First Book of Blues

Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486171654
Release Date: 2012-07-13
Genre: Music

With these easy-to-play renditions, beginning pianists of all ages can enjoy one of America's most celebrated art forms. Sixteen popular blues melodies include traditional songs such as "St. James Infirmary" and "Careless Love" as well as several numbers by blues giants Jelly Roll Morton and W. C. Handy, including "St. Louis Blues," "Joe Turner Blues," and "The Hesitating Blues." Students, teachers, and other pianists will find these arrangements much simpler and more melodic than other versions. The selections include suggestions for fingering and are arranged in order of increasing difficulty. Introductory material by editor David Dutkanicz offers helpful explanations of the melodic and rhythmic theory behind the blues.

My First Book of Christmas Songs

Author: Bergerac
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486297187
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Music

20 favorite Christmas carols in simplified arrangements for the beginning pianist.

A First Book of Ragtime

Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486171678
Release Date: 2012-10-16
Genre: Music

These rollicking, easy-to-play ragtime favorites include "Maple Leaf Rag," "The Entertainer," "Tiger Rag," and other melodies by such favorites as Scott Joplin, James Scott, Joseph Lamb, and Eubie Blake. All songs available as downloadable MP3s.

First Book of American Folk Songs

Author: Bergerac
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486288854
Release Date: 1996-02
Genre: Music

Expert settings of 25 American folk classics by a well-known composer and arranger for young pianists. Includes "Amazing Grace," "Aura Lee," "Blue Tail Fly," "The Gift to Be Simple," "Go Down Moses," "Pop Goes the Weasel," "Shortnin' Bread," and "Sweet Betsy from Pike."

Bach for Beginners

Author: Johann Sebastian Bach
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes Incorporated
ISBN: 1617804967
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Music

(BH Piano). 29 pieces, including selections from Anna Magdalena's Note Book , The Little Clavier Book , and other suitable works for the beginning pianist.

Piano Music for Little Fingers

Author: Ann Patrick Green
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486310541
Release Date: 2013-01-07
Genre: Music

The third volume in this series for pianists ages 4 to 9, this book contains more songs in the already familiar key of G. New topics include the key of F and extended hand positions with six-note melodies, plus the IV chord in all keys, dotted rhythms, dynamics, staccato and legato touches, and two-note and longer phrases. Heartwarming Family Circus cartoons appear throughout the book. "Of all the piano instruction books and courses out there, yours is the best by far, because it combines theory, fun, a wonderful variety of songs, and of course, the 5-point learning plan. Thank you for providing such a fantastic piano course for children!" — Beverly Short, Santa Monica, California "You’ve really found a wonderful way of making music fun for children with your songs. The songs are infused with spirit, so it makes learning truly enjoyable for students." — Monica Le, Fullerton, California "I love these books because they work! I have been using them for many years with children 4 years old and up. The big notes make note learning easy and the directions for teachers are clear and methodical. My students and their parents are excited as they graduate from one level to the next. These books truly teach little fingers to play! Thank you, Ann Patrick Green!" — Carol Orozco, Fullerton, California "I use Ann Patrick Green's books with every student. The larger note size, the use of solfege note reading, the inclusion of theory and the way each book is organized makes teaching and learning easy and fun." — Lisa Smith, piano teacher

Masterpieces of Solo Piano

Author: Joseph Haydn
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486820200
Release Date: 2017-11-15
Genre: Music

Reprinted from authoritative sources, these works include Haydn's Sonata no. 1 in C Major; Mozart's Sonata no. 1 in C Major, K279; Tchaikovsky's Romance, Op. 5; and Beethoven's Sonata no. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 ("Pathetique").

Easy Piano Classics

Author: Ronald Herder
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486404072
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Music

Play the world's most beautiful classical music quickly and easily with this high-quality selection of short, favorite, accessible compositions by the world's greatest composers — Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Haydn, Liszt, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, and others. Includes Beethoven's Für Elise, Three Norwegian Dances by Grieg, Liszt's Consolation, Macdowell's To a Wild Rose, Schumann's Träumerei, and many more.

Easy Classics for Guitar

Author: David Nadal
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048641177X
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Music

For beginning and intermediate players — beloved classics such as Bach's Minuet in G, Beethoven's Ode to Joy, the Theme from Brahm's Symphony No. 1, and more.

A First Book of Christmas Songs for the Beginning Pianist

Author: Bergerac
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486780078
Release Date: 2014-02-20
Genre: Music

Beginning pianists will love these 20 holiday favorites, including Silent Night; O, Come All Ye Faithful; Jingle Bells; and more. Each of the melodies features a free MP3 download.