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 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!

Easy Pop Songs

Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1617803545
Release Date: 2011-07-01
Genre: Music

(Essential Elements Guitar). The songs in the Hal Leonard Essential Elements Guitar Ensemble series are playable by multiple guitars. Each arrangement features the melody (lead), a harmony part, and a bass line. Chord symbols are also provided if you wish to add a rhythm part. For groups with more than three or four guitars, the parts may be doubled. All of the songs are printed on two facing pages; no page turns are required. This series is perfect for classroom guitar ensembles or other group guitar settings. This edition features 15 classic pop standards: All I Have to Do Is Dream * All My Loving * Blowin' in the Wind * Bridge over Troubled Water * Don't Be Cruel (To a Heart That's True) * Have You Ever Seen the Rain? * The House of the Rising Sun * I Walk the Line * Lean on Me * Let It Be * Love Me Tender * Mellow Yellow * Nowhere Man * Purple Haze * Your Cheatin' Heart.

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!

Essential Elements Piano Theory Level 2

Author: Mona Rejino
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1476806098
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Music

(Educational Piano Library). Essential Elements Piano Theory is a comprehensive course designed to help students master theory concepts. New concepts are gradually introduced in a clearly presented format, followed by sufficient and effective reinforcement. Each book features three sections of "Musical Mastery" which include ear training, mastery in rhythm, symbols, reading, and analysis. Students learn to apply their theoretical knowledge in a musical context through such elements as improvisation, transposition, reading lead lines and standard chord progressions. Each book concludes with a section of "Theory Mastery" which includes a review test and ear training. The creative and fun approach of this series applies the student's understanding of theory to real musical examples, and will enhance and supplement any method book.

Hal Leonard Guitar Method

Author: Will Schmid
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0881881392
Release Date: 1986-12-01
Genre: Music

Provides beginning instruction including tuning, 1st position melody playing, C, G, G7, D7, and Em chords, rhythms through eighth notes, solos and ensembles and strumming. Features a chord chart, and traditional songs like: Amazing Grace ʺ Greensleeves ʺ and When the Saints Go Marching In.

Essential elements 2000 comprehensive band method

Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
ISBN: 0634003267
Release Date: 1999-09-01
Genre: Music

Now the best-selling band method is even better! The same great method that directors have come to trust now includes a CD ANDa DVD. Features include: • BOOK: Same great Essential Elements 2000 method! • CD-CD-ROM FEATURES:

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.

Teaching Beginning Guitar Class

Author: Bill Swick
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780190661922
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Music

As guitar instruction increases in popularity in secondary schools, many band, choir, and orchestra teachers are asked to teach guitar. In one helpfully concise volume, Teaching Beginning Guitar Class: A Practical Guide provides all of the practical tools that are necessary to teach guitar in the classroom, especially for music instructors who are not guitar specialists. Formatted to follow the school year from summer planning to opening weeks of the fall semester to a week-to-week timeline for the full school year, Teaching Beginning Guitar Class encompasses all possible needs for a non-guitar playing music instructor navigating the world of guitar instruction in a classroom setting. In twelve expertly organized chapters, author and veteran guitar teacher Bill Swick gives hard and fast guides for instruction, providing reassurance alongside invaluable tips for novice guitar educators. This book addresses questions such as 'I Do Not Play Guitar, Why Do I have to Teach Guitar?'; 'What is the Classroom Lifespan of a Guitar?'; and 'New Students in January?' while also providing practical solutions including basic setup, how to select the correct method book, and equipment maintenance.

Modern Guitar Method Grade 3

Author: MEL BAY
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 9781609747251
Release Date: 2016-03-16
Genre: Music

This book begins with the key of A major and immediately introduces right-hand accompaniment concepts before moving on to the relative minor key of F#. Notes in the first position on the first four strings are reviewed before approaching scales, chords and etudes in keys of B-flat major/G minor, E-flat major/C minor, and A-flat major/F minor. Includes theory lessons regarding intervals, harmonized scales, triads, expression marks and syncopation plus techniques of glissando, ascending and descending slurs, and tremolo. Written in standard notation only.

Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 2

Author: Will Schmid
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781476862088
Release Date: 1970-01-01
Genre: Music

(Guitar Method). Book 2 includes studies and songs in the keys of C, G, D, Em, and F, syncopations and dotted rhythms, more advanced strums, the most common 1st position chords, solos, bass runs and a variety of styles from bluegrass to blues-rock. A great selection of traditional songs including: Simple Gifts * Mamma Don't 'Low * Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms * Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring * and many more.

Essential elements 2000

Author: Tim Lautzenheiser
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0634012916
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Music

Book 2 features: • CD with more great play-along tracks, covering Exercises 1-55 and Individual Studies (pages 38-41) • Book 1 review section • Rhythm Raps • Daily Warm-ups • Theory • History • Multicultural Music •

Hal Leonard Guitar Method

Author: Will Schmid
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0634047019
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Music

Includes guitar chord symbols and guitar chord diagrams.

World Music Drumming

Author:
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781476866727
Release Date: 1998-04-01
Genre: Music

(Expressive Art (Choral)). After extensive field-testing in the U.S. and Canada, World Music Drumming has passed all the tests! Aimed primarily at grades 6-8 with extensions into the lower elementary grades and the high school, you and your students will learn drumming techniques, sing lots of great songs with accompaniment and movement, connect African and Latin American cultural traditions to the music performed, and discover how music can be the perfect vehicle for teaching team building, respect, focusing, listening, problem solving, and other important life skills. The Teacher's Edition provides complete lesson plans and a step-by-step teaching process.

Hal Leonard Banjo Method

Author: Robertson
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0793528135
Release Date: 1980-10-01
Genre: Music

(Banjo). Newly updated and revised, this easy-to-use beginner's guide is a continuation of the banjo basics and techniques taught in Book 1. The material in Book 2 not only reinforces and strengthens Book 1 instruction, but also features many new songs, techniques and rolls to learn and play. Covers: right-hand rolls and patterns; playing back-up; melodic style banjo; fiddle tunes & reels; solos and licks; new hammers, pull and slides; banjo chimes; scales & modes; using a capo; and more!