Author: Philipp Moehrke
Publisher: Ama Verlag
SOLO CONCEPTS is part of a multi-volume series on the topic of Jazz Piano which began with the award-winning VOICING CONCEPTS and taken in its entirety, sheds light on the world of Jazz piano from different perspectives making the subject readily accessible to both beginning and advanced students alike. This volume offers tasteful and effectively arranged compositions in a variety of Jazz styles. The characteristic techniques and stylings of pianists such as Erroll Garner, Oscar Peterson and Herbie Hancock are presented along with a short biographical synopsis. Style analysis, playing tips, numerous extended exercises and hints toward related topics in VOICING CONCEPTS guarantee that this book will not only expand your repertoire by many attractive pieces but also allow you to investigate the fundamentals of Jazz piano playing in a creative and fun way!
Intro to Jazz Piano
Author: Mark Harrison
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
(Keyboard Instruction). This comprehensive book with audio is the perfect Intro to Jazz Piano . From comping to soloing, you'll learn the theory, the tools, and the techniques used by the pros. The audio demonstrates most of the music examples in the book. The full band tracks feature the rhythm section on the left channel and the piano on the right channel, so that you can play along with the band. Covers: jazz chords and progressions; jazz swing and bossa nova comping; voicings and patterns; melodic treatment; soloing techniques; how to play from a fake book; and more. Get started today!
(Piano Instruction). The Hal Leonard Jazz Piano Method is a comprehensive and easy-to-use guide designed for anyone interested in playing jazz piano from the complete novice just learning the basics to the more advanced player who wishes to enhance their keyboard vocabulary. There are lots of fun progressions and licks for you to play and absorb. The accompanying audio includes demonstrations of all the examples in the book! Topics include essential theory, chords and voicings, improvisation ideas, structure and forms, scales and modes, rhythm basics, interpreting a lead sheet, playing solos, and much more!
This book teaches the ideas behind adding chords to melodies. It begins with basic chords and progressions, and moves to more complex ideas. With an introduction and two appendices. Two CDs of additional material.
In the 28th century, Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are a team of special operatives charged with maintaining order throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two embark on a mission to the astonishing city of Alpha—an ever-expanding metropolis where species from all over the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence and cultures with each other. There is a mystery at the center of Alpha, a dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.
At the Piano with Mozart
Author: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Maurice Hinson
Publisher: Alfred Music
This edition will assist piano students in achieving a better, more stylistically correct interpretation of some of Mozart's finest keyboard music written at the intermediate to early advanced levels. Historical background, including Mozart's own letters, are included to help clarify his style of performance. All dynamic, pedal and metronome marks are editorial, except where indicated. Titles: * Andante in B Flat Major, K. 5b (9b) * Siciliano in D Minor, K. 15u * Andante in G Minor, K. 15r * Fantasy in D Minor, K. 397 (385g) * Rondo in D Major, K. 485 * Twelve Variations on "Ah, Vous Dirai-Je, Maman," K. 300e (265)
Bartok Piano Anthology
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes Incorporated
(BH Piano). Includes For Children Complete ; Allegro barbaro ; Romanian Folk Dances ; Romanian Christmas Carols ; Suite, Op. 14 ; Fifteen Hungarian Peasant Songs ; Improvisations on Hungarian Peasant Songs ; Dance Suite ; Out of Doors ; Nine Little Piano Pieces ; and Three Rondos on Folk Tunes .
Big Nate is in a class by himself! But things don't always go your way just because you're awesome. Nate barely survives his dad's toxic oatmeal before rushing off to school—minus his lunch. He body slams the no-nonsense principal. He accidentally insults his least favorite teacher, the horrifying Mrs. Godfrey (aka Godzilla). And school has barely started! Nate keeps his cool. He knows he's destined for greatness. A fortune cookie told him so. For fans of the ever popular, ever hilarious Diary of a Wimpy Kid series: Get ready to meet Big Nate!
100 compositions, progressively graded for grades 1 through 4, ranging from the works of the great masters to the folk tunes and dances from many countries.
The Piano Handbook
Author: Carl Humphries, Robin Meloy Goldsby
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
Enhanced by an audio CD of selected examples and pieces, a course in playing all major styles of piano covers a history of the instrument and offers progressive instruction in all areas of technique, including posture, fingering, pedalling, scales, and exercises.
"A welcome addition to the repertoire for classical piano instruction! Drawing on his many years of experience as a teacher, the piano pedagogue and composer Martin Keeser has written 33 pieces for this volume which can be used parallel to every method book and provide additional motivation and fun while learning the piano. Beginning with very simple blues pieces for the first months at the piano, this edition then ranges from somewhat more challenging recital pieces up to demanding swing and boogie-woogie numbers. Excellent notation and instructive fingerings make working with these catchy pieces pure pleasure!"
The Bible Project Book
Author: Jacqueline Dineen, Joseph McEwan
The Bible Project Book has answers to such questions as: How was the Bible written? How did people live in Biblical times? When did the first English Bible appear? Children can also read some of the best-known stories from the Old and New Testaments, from the journeys of Moses to the miracles of Jesus. There are interesting activities to make children think as well as a Bible Quiz to test their knowledge.
Author: HANS-G NTER HEUMANN
Publisher: PIANO JUNIOR