Essential Elements for Guitar Book 1 Music Instruction

Author: Will Schmid
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781476826264
Release Date: 2007-12-01
Genre: Music

(Essential Elements Guitar). Take your guitar teaching to a new level! Hal Leonard's top-selling comprehensive method for band and strings is now also available for guitar. With the time-tested classroom teaching methods of Will Schmid and Bob Morris and popular songs in a variety of styles, Essential Elements for Guitar is sure to become a staple of guitar teachers' instruction and get beginning guitar students off to a great start. This method has been designed to meet the National Standards for Music Education, with features such as cross-curricular activities, quizzes, multicultural songs, basic improvisation and more. Concepts covered in Book 1 include: getting started; basic music theory; guitar chords; notes on each string; ensemble playing; and much more! Songs used in Book 1 include such hits as: Dust in the Wind * Eleanor Rigby * Every Breath You Take * Hey Jude * Hound Dog * Let It Be * Ode to Joy * Rock Around the Clock * Stand By Me * Surfin' USA * Sweet Home Chicago * This Land Is Your Land * You Really Got Me * and more!

Essential Elements for Guitar

Author: Bob Morris
Publisher: Hal Leonard
ISBN: 9781480358119
Release Date: 2013-06-01
Genre: Music

(Essential Elements Guitar). Essential Elements for Guitar, Book 2 is a continuation of the concepts and skills taught in Book 1 and includes all of its popular features as well - great songs in a variety of styles, quizzes, music history, music theory, and much more. Concepts taught in Book 2 include: playing melodically in positions up the neck; playing movable chord shapes up the neck; playing scales and extended chords in different keys; more right-hand studies; fingerpicking and pick style; improvisation in positions up the neck; studying different styles through great song selections; and more!

Essential Elements for Ukulele Method Book 1

Author: Marty Gross
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781480385801
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre: Music

(Essential Elements Ukulele). Playing the ukulele is an enjoyable, easy, and inexpensive way to get involved in music. It provides a way to learn musical concepts and skills that can apply to any instrument you decide to study. Moreover, it will give you a great opportunity to share the joy of making music with other people. This book will help to provide you with the basic skills and musical background you need to get started. The audio features demonstrations of all the songs and examples. This carefully crafted method emphasizes chord strumming skills; teaching students HOW to practice; note reading exercises; "chord challenges" to learn how to figure out chord progressions; tab reading; and more. It also includes nearly 30 familiar songs that students can play while still learning, including: All My Loving * Home on the Range * Hound Dog * Jambalaya (On the Bayou) * La Bamba * The Lion Sleeps Tonight * The Rainbow Connection * Take Me Out to the Ballgame * and more! Practice, experiment, and have fun playing the ukulele!

Violine f r Dummies

Author: Katharine Rapoport
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 352770468X
Release Date: 2008-11-01
Genre:

Die Violine zählt zu den populärsten Musikinstrumenten. Es ist aber auch das am schwierigsten zu erlernende. Mit "Violine für Dummies" lernen Sie alles Wichtige, um bald kleine Melodien spielen zu können: von der richtigen Haltung der Violine und des Bogens über die Grundlagen von Harmonielehre und Notenlesen bis zum Spielen von kleineren Stücken. Dem Buch liegt eine CD mit Übungen und Stücken zum Nachspielen sowie Videoanleitungen bei.

Essential Elements Ukulele Method

Author: Marty Gross
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781495056833
Release Date: 2015-12-01
Genre: Music

(Essential Elements Ukulele). Essential Elements Ukulele Book 2 is a great next step for players who are ready to expand their knowledge of music and further develop their skills on the ukulele. This comprehensive method book uses familiar and popular songs to introduce more advanced strumming options and fingerpicking techniques. A combination of traditional notation and tablature are used to illustrate new ideas. As in Book 1, the ukulele is used to explore concepts that apply to any instrument and can provide a basis for future musical experiences. The accompanying online audio provides demonstrations of songs and play-along accompaniments, making this method a nice framework for individual practice or group instruction. This book also includes many well-known songs, including: "Amazing Grace," "Rock Around the Clock," "This Little Light of Mine," the Beatles' "Eight Days a Week" and "Yellow Submarine," Bruno Mars' "Count on Me," Jack Johnson's "Upside Down," and "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" as made popular by Israel Kamkawiwo'ole.

Essential Elements for Jazz Ensemble

Author: Mike Steinel
Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
ISBN: 0793596262
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Music

Specifically designed to teach jazz basics to students with 1 or 2 years playing experience, but with no prior experience playing jazz. Great for individual or classroom use. Teaches the basics of swing style in a step-by-step approach using well-known songs. Improvisation is made easy starting with simple 2-measure phrases. Scales and basic theory are introduced in a simple and easy to understand approach. 2 CD's are included with recordings of all exercises and arrangements. Other features: 7 full band arrangements, sample solos, jazz history and people.

Gitarre f r Dummies

Author: Mark Phillips
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9783527709991
Release Date: 2013-10-02
Genre:

Von Akkord bis Zupftechnik Alles, was Sie Über das Gitarrespielen wissen mÜssen Wer wÜnschte sich nicht schon einmal, als Gitarrist auf der BÜhne zu stehen oder an einem idyllischen Lager - feuer mit seinem Gitarrenspiel zu glÄnzen? Die leidenschaftlichen Gitarristen Mark Philipps und Jon Chappell zeigen Ihnen den Weg: Hier lernen Sie schnell, Akkorde und Melodien zu spielen, selbst wenn Sie noch keine einzige Note lesen kÖnnen! Sie erfahren, wie man die Gitarre richtig hÄlt und den eigenen Sound verbessert. DarÜber hinaus lernen Sie alles Wichtige Über die Gitarre von Kauf, Pflege und Stimmen des Instruments bis hin zuden verschiedenen Stilrichtungen.

Classroom Guitar for School Music Program Walking in Harmony Level I

Author: Richard Tyborowski
Publisher: Author House
ISBN: 9781452084657
Release Date: 2011-05-13
Genre: Education

This is the best book for beginners to learn how to play guitar in classroom. Product Description Unit 1: Guitar Technique Unit 2: Elements of Music Performance Skills 1 (The First Note,The Second Note, The Third Note, Whole Lotta Counting, Mix’em Up, The Fun Continues, Rock Guitar, Side by Side, Two by Two) Unit 3: Music in Context Lesson plan Guitar Exhibit Unit 4: Elements of Music A Review of Basic Counting Rhythm Game Performance Skills 2 (Half the Price;One for Quarter ;New notes to learn ;Cardiff by the Sea ;Hot Cross Buns ;Au Claire de la Lune ;Down by the Station ;New Notes to Learn ;Next Note ;Country Walk;Spot the Dots) Unit 5: Creative Expression: Imagine, Compose and Perform Chords and Scales Improvisation Pentatonic E minor Composing your First Song Chords and Power Chords Unit 6: Elements of Music 3 Performance Skills 3(Eighth Note Encounter; New Notes to Learn; Skip to My Lou ; Hush Little Baby; Go Tell Bill; New Notes to Learn; In The Key of G; Good King Wenceslas; Alouette p.72 In the key of D Major; One Step at a Time) Unit 7: Elements of Music Performance Skills 4 Concert Pieces (When the Saints Go Marching In; New Time Signature; Minor Rock; Kum Ba Yah; Amigos Aria; Scarborough Fair; Variations on a Theme by Mozart; Spring Song; Dance) Student Home Practice Sheets Solo Pieces Scales Studies Student Work Sheets My Guitar Ensemble Portfolio Examination Sheets

Song sheets to software

Author: Elizabeth C. Axford
Publisher: Scarecrow Pr
ISBN: 0810867257
Release Date: 2009-03-28
Genre: Computers

The third edition of Song Sheets to Software: A Guide to Print Music, Software, Instructional Media, and Web Sites for Musicians includes completely revised and updated listings of music software, instructional media, and web sites of use to all musicians, whether hobbyist or professional. New to the third edition is a CD-ROM with sections including Live Links, an expanded and easily searchable Tech Talk, and sample print music scores. Also new to the third edition are sections on digital sheet music and video game music, as well as an updated bibliography.

Jazz Blues Soloing for Guitar

Author: Joseph Alexander
Publisher:
ISBN: 1500729280
Release Date: 2014-08-03
Genre: Music

176 notated examples, 15 backing tracks, 2 hours of audio Never have 12 bars of music been treated to such detailed, logical study. Whether you already play jazz, or are trying to expand your melodic horizons from the traditional blues, Jazz Blues Soloing for Guitar is a step by step method that breaks down the 12 bar jazz blues into its most essential, musical elements. Each chord is taken in turn, and every important soloing approach is discussed. From arpeggio-based ideas, to chromatic approach notes, passing notes, bebop scales and altered scales; every concept is instantly made musical, with plenty of lines and practice ideas based on real world application. The emphasis is on creating smooth, flowing blues lines that are constructed from each concept taught in the book. Plenty of examples are given for every playing situation; however the book focuses on teaching the reader how to build their own musical lines from the fundamental principles of jazz theory. Jazz Blues Soloing for Guitar builds your soloing logically, chapter by chapter, and quickly develops a rock solid foundation from which advanced concepts are easily constructed and applied. Jazz Blues Soloing for Guitar contains the following detailed chapters: Chapter One - The Jazz Blues Structure Chapter Two - Chord Voicings for the Jazz Blue Chapter Three - Soloing on the First Seven Bars Chapter Four - Smooth Transitions between Arpeggios Chapter Five - Targeting Specific Intervals Chapter Six - Using the Mixolydian Bebop Scale Chapter Seven - Chromatic Passing Notes Chapter Eight - Chromatic Approach Note Patterns Chapter Nine - Adding the bV Diminished 7 Chord Chapter Ten - 3rd to 9th Extended Arpeggios Chapter Eleven - Soloing on Bars Eight to Twelve Chapter Twelve - Using the Phrygian Dominant Bebop Scale Chapter Thirteen - Moving from G7 to Cm7 Chapter Fourteen - Using the Dorian Bebop Scale Chapter Fifteen - Soloing on F7 Chapter Sixteen - The F Mixolydian Bebop Scale Chapter Seventeen - The F Altered Scale Chapter Eighteen - Practicing Quick Changes Chapter Nineteen - Pentatonic Scales Chapter Twenty: Jazz Blues Solo Example Conclusions, Practice Tips and Further Study With over 100 pages on just 12 bars of music, this is the most detailed and practical guide to the jazz blues available Audio Available for Free from www.fundamental-changes.com