THE PHENOMENAL BESTSELLER ´There´s a book I´ve been carrying around like a small Bible, Seven Brief Lessons on Physics´ - Benedict Cumberbatch ´With the publication of this million-selling book, Rovelli took his place with Stephen Hawking and Richard Feynman as one of the great popularisers of modern theoretical physics´ - Sam Leith, Spectator Everything you need to know about modern physics, the universe and our place in the world in seven enlightening lessons These seven short lessons guide us, with simplicity and clarity, through the scientific revolution that shook physics in the twentieth century and still continues to shake us today. In this mind-bending overview of modern physics, Carlo Rovelli explains Einstein´s theory of general relativity, quantum mechanics, black holes, the complex architecture of the universe, elementary particles, gravity, and the nature of the mind. Not since Richard Feynman´s celebrated Six Easy Pieces has physics been so vividly, intelligently and entertainingly revealed. Translated by Simon Carnell and Erica Segre
DescriptionGuitar Springboard is an innovative series of tutors, allowing you to boost your playing skills and knowledge by concentrating upon key musical areas.In this edition, discover an entire compendium of melodic ideas through an exploration of scales and modes. Furthermore, you´ll learn about scales in a way that is both fun and useful - by playing songs!Common keys Fingering patterns Practice methods All of the lessons are supported by musical examples, so you can master a more innovative and exciting use of harmony within a real musical context.
DescriptionLearning the Harmonica is easy and fun, especially with this complete method! Containing the lesson book, CD and a Harmonica – this package has everything you need to begin playing this versatile instrument. This method is a great introduction to the harmonica, focussing on the three most popular styles: blues, folk and country. Learn your favourite style and then play like Sonny Boy Williamson, John Mayall or Bob Dylan. Stuart ‘Son’ Maxwell teaches you the basic chords and notes plus special effects such as note-bending and vibrato, which are all used in the popular styles. The accompanying CD lets you hear how the songs should be played and features over 30 tracks that combine simple harmonica solos and full length backing tracks. SonglistAmazing GraceBar Room BoogieBlue Note WailBonnie´s WaltzJust Like BobSaint James InfirmarySaints´ Swing In CSaints´ Swing In GThe Yellow Rose Of TexasTrain Blues
DescriptionGuitar Springboard is an innovative series of tutors, allowing you to boost your playing skills and knowledge by concentrating upon key musical areas.In this edition, discover an entire compendium of technical ideas through an exploration of the guitar and its possibilities. By learning good technique, you will not only become a better player, but will also vastly improve your ability to approach new riffs and songs with speed and confidence. Topics include:Finger fitness for the guitaristFinger-roll technique Alternate picking Exercises for the strumming hand and fretting handA host of practice tipsAll of the lessons are supported by musical examples, so you can master a more innovative and exciting use of harmony within a real musical context.
DescriptionA compendium of more of the world´s classics. A splendid array of pieces that, over the years, have captured the imagination of music lovers, as well as a variety of lesser-known pieces that are no less exquisite.SonglistAdelita [Tarrega, Francisco]Allegretto (Carulli)Allegretto [Sor, Fernando]Allegro (Sor)AllemandeAndantino (Sor)Balleto (Besard)BoureeBranle (Besard)Can She Excuse Earl Of Essex´s Galliard (Dowland)Capricho Arabe [Tarrega, Francisco]Capricio (Weiss)Come Away [Dowland, John]CourtanteDanza Mora (Tarrega)Dedicatoria (Granados)Duet In D (Carulli)Duet In E Minor (Carulli)Folias (Sanz)Fuge In A Minor (Bach)Gavotte GigueGiocoso (Sor)Gran Vals [Tarrega, Francisco]Grand Sonata (Paganini)John Dowland´s Galliard (Dowland)La Cavalleria De Napoles [Sanz, Gaspar]La Maja De Goya (Granados)La PenserLa RoseLachrimae Pavan [Dowland, John]Lagrima (Tarrega)L´allegria (Giluliani)Le Fandango (Aguado)Le JasminLe LisLittle Piece (Schumann)Little Song (Schumann)LoureMallorca (Albeniz)Melancholy Galliard [Dowland, John]Melody [Schumann, Robert]MenuetMinuet (Weiss)Mistress Winter´s Jump [Dowland, John]Morceaux Caracteristiques (Giluliani)Mrs. Nichol´s Almain [Dowland, John]Orlando Sleepeth (Dowland)Pavana [Tarrega, Francisco]Pavana No. 4 (Milan)Pavana No. 5 (Milan)Pavana No. 6 (Milan)PreludePrelude And Allegro (Murcia)Rondo [Coste, Napoleon]Rondo In A Minor (Aguado)Rossiniane (Giuliani)SarabandeSarabande for a sandwichSecond Mazurka In B Flat,Op.54 [Godard, Benjamin]Sonata No. 1 (Paganini)Sonato Longa (Scarlatti)Spanish Dance [Moszkowski, Moritz]Study In A (Costo)Study In E Minor (Aguado)Study In E Minor (Coste)Study In G (Aguado)Study No. 1 (Carcassi)Study No. 11 (Carcassi)Study No. 16 (Carcassi)Study No. 18 (Carcassi)Study No. 23 (Carcassi)Study No. 6 (Carcassi)Suite 4 (Bach) PreludeSuite In D Minor (Visee)The Frog Galliard [Dowland, John]Twenty One Lessons (Aguado)Vals (Tarrega)Valse No. 1Valse No. 2Valse No. 3Valse No. 4Valse No. 5Valse No. 6Valse No. 7Valses Poeticos (Granados)Veritables Preludes FlasquesVivace And Largo Poco Andante (Sonata In E Minor Op.3 No.3) [Blavet, Michel]
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