DescriptionIn Piano Lessons Book 5, students are introduced to sixteenth notes in various rhythm patterns. The wide variety of student selections includes 3 folk, 4 jazz, 13 classical and 8 contemporary original pieces. Scales (in both 8th and 16th note patterns) with their cadences are presented in five major and five minor keys. Root, 1st inversion, 2nd inversion, and open position chords for each key centre are introduced. This package includes both a Piano Lessons Book and CD featuring wonderful tracks to accompany the student during practice or performance. SonglistA Minor Contribution [Boyd, Bill]A Whispered Promise [Keveren, Phillip]Allegro [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Arabesque [Burgmuller, Fredrich]Bethena [Joplin, Scott]Bouncing Back [Keverin, Phillip]Canon In D T.337 [Pachelbel, Johann]Cartoon Villain [Keveren, Phillip]Curtain Call [Keveren, Phillip]Everybody´s Blues [Boyd, Bill]Fantasia [Telemann, Georg Philipp]German Dance [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Gypsy Song [Reinhold, Hugo]Innocence [Burgmuller, Fredrich]Inspector Hound Returns [Keveren, Phillip]Michael, Row The Boat AshoreMinuet In G Minor [Bach, Anna Magdalena]Nothing Could Be Finer Than Minor [Boyd, Bill]Prelude [Concone, Giuseppe]Romance In B Minor [Keveren, Phillip]Scherzino [Maykapar, Samuel]Simple GiftsSpinning A Yarn [Keveren, Phillip]The Bear [Rebikoff, Vladimir]The Clown [Rebikov, Vladimir]The Kind Cuckoo [Couperin, Francois]Wade In The Water [Kern, Fred]Windmill [Keveren, Philip]
DescriptionBook 4 expands on the related five-finger patterns learned in Book 3 to introduce the scales of C Major, A Minor, G Major and E Minor. Chord progressions in close position are also presented in each of these keys. Syncopated rhythms, syncopated pedalling and opposing articulations between the hands create performances with style, colour, and texture. The package includes both a Piano Lessons book and CD featuring wonderful tracks to accompany the student during practice and performance.SonglistAll The Pretty Little HorsesAllegro [Gurlitt, Cornelius]Allegro [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Blues For A Count [Berr, Bruce]Doo Wop Ditty [Keveren, Phillip]Etude [Schytte, Ludwig]Jig [Kern, Fred]Joshua (Fit The Battle Of Jericho)Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho [Keveren, Phillip]Longing [Kreader, Barbara]On The Prowl [Keveren, Phillip]Presto [Benda, George A.]Ready To Rock [Keveren, Phillip]Relay Race [Czerny , Carl]Rhapsody [Linn, Jennifer]Ribbons [Kern, Fred]Rustic Dance [Kreader, Barbara]Spanish Dance [Clementi, Muzio]Starry Night [Taranta, Italo]The Bass Singer [Schytte, Ludwig]True Blues [Boyd, Bill]Two - Four - Six - Eight [Boyd, Bill]Wandering [Kern, Fred]
DescriptionHal Leonard Guitar Method - Jazz Guitar Featuring in-depth lessons and 40 great jazz classics, the Hal Leonard Jazz Guitar Method is your complete guide to learning jazz guitar. SonglistA Nightingale Sang In Berkeley SquareAutumn LeavesBillie´s Bounce (Bill´s Bounce)BluesetteDesafinadoEasy LivingHoneysuckle RoseI Remember YouImpressionsMistyMr. P.C.My One And Only LoveMy RomanceOrnithologyRoad SongSamba De OrfeuSatin DollSong For My FatherTake The ´A´ TrainThe Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)Watch What Happens
DescriptionThis book/2-CD pack delivers the meat & potatoes of bluegrass Mandolin way beyond just teaching fiddle tunes! Players will discover how to find their way around the neck using common double stops, develop creative back-up skills, play solos to vocal tunes in the style of Bill Monroe, make up their own solos, and a whole lot more. For the average learner, this pack represents nearly two years´ worth of lessons! Includes two instructional CDs: one plays every example in the book, and the second contains 32 songs performed by a bluegrass band with the Mandolin parts separated on the right channel.
supplemental book for a comprehensive learning experience. Each book/DVD features several lessons pertaining to one topic, and the hi-def DVD features on-screen music. The lessons are loaded with valuable tips and information, and popular song examples help to demonstrate the concepts in action. Jazz Guitar – At a Glance features four lessons: Beginning Jazz Rhythm Guitar, Jazz-Blues Progressions, Beginning ii-V-I licks, and Jazz Phrasing. Includes 20 hit songs: B.B.´s Boogie • Billie´s Bounce (Bill´s Bounce) • I´ll Remember April • Moonlight in Vermont • St. Thomas • Speak Low • This Masquerade • Yardbird Suite • and more.
DescriptionNow updated and revised, this is the fun and easy electric guitar course that lets you play right from the first lesson. Based on popular, well known songs, it assumes no previous knowledge of the guitar or music.SonglistAll Along The Watchtower [Jimi Hendrix Experience, The]American Pie [Mclean, Don]Brimful Of Asha [Cornershop]Cathy´s Clown [Everly Brothers, The]Common People [Pulp]Dance Away [Roxy Music]Half The World Away [Oasis]Hello, I Love You [Doors, The]I Wanna Be Adored [Stone Roses, The]No Woman, No Cry [Marley, Bob]Paperback Writer [Beatles, The]Rock Around The Clock [Haley, Bill And His Comets]Sit Down [James]So Far Away [Dire Straits]Stand By Me [Lennon, John]That´ll Be The Day [Holly, Buddy]That´s Entertainment [Jam, The]
This must-have guide for drummers provides insight into the history and development of the Metal genre, and explores a dozen legendary drummers that impacted it most. The book will lead you through the beats, licks, solos, and grooves that made each artist famous, with insight into their approaches, the gear they used, the bands they played in, and the drummers who influenced them. The easy-to-follow lessons delve into authentic transcriptions of 36 famous beats and solos from songs by Metallica, Slipknot, Meshuggah, Slayer, Pantera, Iron Maiden, Lamb of God, Shadows Fall, Anthrax, and others. Amazing photos are featured as well as a listing of essential recordings. All the beats and solos that are presented in the book are performed on the accompanying CD.*****Drummers include:* Chris Adler* Charlie Benante* Jason Bittner* Clive Burr* Tomas Haake* Joey Jordison* Dave Lombardo* Nicko McBrain* Vinnie Paul* Derek Roddy* Lars Ulrich* Bill Ward…and more!On the Beaten Path: Metal is a much-anticipated extension to the highly acclaimed, award-winning book On the Beaten Path: The Drummer’s Guide to Musical Styles and the Legends Who Defined Them, voted No. 1 Educational Book in the 2008 Modern Drummer Reader´s Poll!, and voted No. 1 Book in the 2008 DRUM! Reader´s Poll!´´Lackowski shines with his ability to break down the transcriptions into logical steps that serve as the building blocks to ultimately becoming proficient in this musical style. This is a well thought out project that not only explains the mechanics required to perform the selected works, but provides a map to understanding the history of metal drumming. It showcases the many uniquely gifted artists and their contributions to the genre, and offers the inspiration to further continue your own pathway of discovery. I highly recommend Rich Lackowski’s On the Beaten Path: Metal - The Drummers Guide to the Genre and the Legends who defined it.”-Drum.com´´From Bill Ward and Nicko McBrain to Chris Adler and Derek Roddy, Lackowski does a great job, in inspiring fashion. 4 stars!”-Rhythm magazine