Most popular Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles books
The most popular Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles books currently available. Updated weekly.
Bastien Piano Basics: Level One
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Guitar and more, but were afraid to ask! Veteran guitarist and author Tom Kolb dispels the mysteries of music theory using plain and simple terms and diagrams. This special book and download package contiains a wealth of practical music knowledge including guidance on chord construction, scales, modes and ear-training. Guitarists of all levels will find something of use in this book. The accompanying audio includes 94 tracks of music examples and exercises contained within the book. This is a perfect supplement to any other Guitar method and gives you the basic foundations to understand the music you want to play.
This fantastic new collection is the ultimate songbook for the ultimate beginner's Guitar course.<br /> Justin Sandercoe's revolutionary lessons are used by hundreds of thousands of people across the world, and is probably the most-used Guitar course ever!<br /> Now you can learn to play 100 classic songs as your playing develops through the course.<br /><br /> Complete lyrics and chords to 100 songs by artists such as The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley, Eric Claptin, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Cash, Simon & Garfunkel, Jeff Buckley, Crowded House, Mumford & Sons, Kings of Leon, Nirvana and many more.<br /> Ten songs for each stage of the Beginners Course, building up from easy 3 chord songs through to more advanced tunes.<br /> Tuition notes for each song by Justin advising you on strumming patterns and chord changes, with diagrams to illustrate all the chord shapes you'll need.
Proving valuable to a wide spectrum of people, this is an enlightening guide to the maintenance, repair and restoration of violins and divided into basic, intermediate and advanced sections.
Songlist:A Horse With No NameAgainst The WindAngelAutumn LeavesBad Moon RisingBenBlackbirdBorn FreeBoulevard Of Broken DreamsCandle In The WindChopsticksDon't Know WhyDrops Of Jupiter (Tell Me)Falling SlowlyFree Fallin'Golden SlumbersGood Riddance (Time Of Your Life)HallelujahHappyHappy Birthday To YouHeart And SoulHomeHotel CaliforniaI Walk The LineIf You Love Me Really Love Me (Hymne A L'amour)I'm YoursJust The Way You AreLean On MeLet It BeLet It GoLove StoryMan In The MirrorMoon RiverOver The RainbowPeaceful Easy FeelingPiano ManRiver flows in youSomewhere, My LoveStand By MeSummertimeTake Me Home, Country RoadsThe Impossible Dream (The Quest)The LuckiestThe Windmills Of Your MindToo Little TimeUnchained MelodyWe Will Rock YouWhat A Wonderful WorldYesterdayYour Song
John Thompson's Easiest Piano Course: Part 1 - Revised Edition
(Technical). This book is a supplement to the first volume of Drum Machine Patterns. In it you will find over 260 rhythm patterns and breaks. These are original patterns that can be programmed easily on any drum machine. This book contains the rhythms most often used in contemporary music, and many patterns incorporate flams, to be used on the latest generation of drum machines.
(Piano Solo Personality). Piano solo arrangements of all 17 tracks from the 2011 album release by this Korean classical/pop crossover star are featured in this songbook. Includes his most prominent hit "River Flows in You" plus: Chaconne * Destiny of Love * Fairy Tale * Indigo * Kiss the Rain * Love Me * Poem * Sky * Wait There * and more.
John Thompson's Easiest Piano Course
Trinity College London: Piano Pieces + Exercises 2015-2017 - Grade 1
The grade 5 Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 book from Trinity College London features repertoire specially selected by leading Piano educators and new technical work exercises for the college's 2018-2020 exams.
This volume contains valuable practice material for candidates preparing for the ABRSM Grade 2 Piano exams. The book is written in attractive and approachable styles and representative of the technical level expected in the exam.
Trinity Guitar Exam Pieces - Grade 1 2016-2019
The grade 1 Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 book from Trinity College London features repertoire specially selected by leading Piano educators and new technical work exercises for the college's 2018-2020 exams.
Guitars by David Schiller is a deluxe calendar featuring a stunning image collection of guitars but also explores the history, creators, players and music styles surrounding this enigmatic instrument. A must have calendar for all guitar enthusiasts in 2019!
Trinity Guitar Exam Pieces - Grade 2 2016-2019
Helps the player overcome problems, by building up a complete picture of each piece, through rhythmic and melodic exercises related to specific technical issues, then by studying prepared pieces with associated questions, and finally 'going solo' with a series of meticulously-graded sight-reading pieces.
<b>Description</b><br /><br />Piano Adventures : Lesson And Theory Book - Level 1 Piano Adventures: Lesson And Theory Book - Level 1 provides an integrated, step-by-step approach to music reading, that teaches children analysis, creativity and musical expression.
A play box assortment of popular classical melodies in easy and very easy arrangements for Piano or Keyboard, by Hans-Gunter Heumann. These pieces span many styles and genres, giving you a wealth of easily playable repertoire at your fingertips.Includes these songs:Can-Can (Orpheus In The Underworld) [Offenbach, Jacques]Champagne Aria (Don Giovanni) [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Chorus Of The Hebrew Slaves (Nabucco) [Verdi, Giuseppe]Dreaming [Schumann, Robert]Ecossaise [Schubert, Franz]Eine Kleine Nachtmusik [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Emperor Waltz Op.437 [Strauss II, Johann]Fur Elise (Bagatelle In A Minor WoO 59) [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]German Dance [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Hungarian Dance [Brahms, Johannes]La Donna E Mobile (Rigoletto) [Verdi, Giuseppe]Largo (Symphony No.9 In E Minor 'From The New World' Op.95) [Dvorak, Antonin]Libestraum [Schubert, Franz]Longing [Schubert, Franz]Lullaby [Brahms, Johannes]March [Bizet, Georges]Mazurka [Heumann, Hans-gunter]Military March [Schubert, Franz]Minuet [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Minuet [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Minuet [Rameau, Jean-Philippe]Ode To Joy (Symphony No.9 'Choral') [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Plaisir D'Amour [Martini, Giovanni Paolo]The Blue Danube Waltz Op.314 [Strauss II, Johann]The Wedding March [Wagner, Richard]Tristesse [Chopin, Frederic]Turkish March [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]
360 chords, organised as a chord per page, this is a flexible, comprehensive solution for anyone learning or playing the guitar at any level. This no-nonsense, easy to carry, wiro book will fit into a gig bag, flight case or hand bag with the minimum of fuss.
Philip Sparke's Skilful Studies is the second volume of a progressive series of study books that takes the young player from beginner to accomplished musician. Following on from Starter Studies, and preceeding Super Studies, this collection generally contains longer pieces suitable for the developing young musician. Specifically tailored for each instrument, Skilful Studies introduces the concept of phrasing by suggesting suitable breathing points and takes the player into new keys with extended instrumental ranges. New notes are introduced in a gradual and logical manner; Brass players have their range extended both upwards and downwards.
Songlist: Ain't No Fun (Waiting 'Round To Be A Millionaire) Anything Goes Are You Ready Back In Black Back Seat Confidential Ballbreaker Beating Around The Bush Bedlam In Belgium Big Balls Big Gun Big Jack Boogie Man Can I Sit Next To You Girl Can't Stand Still Can't Stop Rock 'N' Roll Carry Me Home Cold Hearted Man Come And Get It Cover You In Oil Crabsody In Blue Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap Dog Eat Dog Evil Walks Flick Of The Switch For Those About To Rock (We Salute You) Get It Hot Girls Got Rhythm Given The Dog A Bone Guns For Hire Hail Caesar Hard As A Rock Have A Drink On Me Heatseeker Hell Ain't A Bad Place To Be Hells Bells High Voltage Highway To Hell Hold Me Back If You Want Blood (You've Got It) It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'N' Roll) Jailbreak Let Me Put My Love Into You Let There Be Rock Live Wire Love At First Feel Love Hungry Man Mistress For Christmas Money Made Moneytalks Nervous Shakedown Night Of The Long Knives Night Prowler Problem Child Ride On Riff Raff Rock And Roll Ain't Noise Pollution Rock 'N' Roll Damnation Rock 'N' Roll Singer Rock N Roll Train Rocker Rocking All The Way Safe In New York City Satellite Blues Shake A Leg Shake Your Foundations She Likes Rock N Roll She's Got Balls Shoot To Thrill Shot Down In Flames Sin City Sink The Pink Squealer Stiff Upper Lip T.N.T. That's The Way I Wanna Rock 'N' Roll The Jack The Razors Edge This House Is On Fire Thunderstruck Touch Too Much Walk All Over You War Machine What Do You Do For Money Honey Who Made Who Whole Lotta Rosie You Shook Me All Night Long
The Russian-born classical pianist's personal account of a life in music
Teach your kids how to play Keyboard with Progressive Electronic Keyboard Method For Young Beginners: Book 1. Covers the important techniques required to learn to play the Keyboard including correct posture, hand position and fingering technique for 5 beginner Keyboard notes, 3 one finger chords and 3 fingered chords. Suitable for children aged 4 to 8 years and all types of children's electronic Keyboards including Roland, Casio and Yamaha. Includes 43 great sounding Keyboard exercises and popular easy Keyboard songs for kids. Beautifully illustrated in full colour throughout with easy-to-read Keyboard music for kids, Keyboard chords for kids and with lyrics to sing along. Comes with 1 DVD and 1 CD containing Keyboard videos and audio demonstrating all examples. No prior knowledge of how to read music or playing the Keyboard is required to teach your child to learn to play Keyboard from this book. Includes free Keyboard chord/note poster and free Keyboard note stickers.
Piano Lessons Made Easy Level 1
The Justinguitar.com Beginner's Songbook 2 Guitar Book features 100 classic songs from the past and present, specially arranged for beginner guitarists. Featuring complete lyrics and chords, as well as tuition notes with invaluable advice on strumming, chords and general playing tips. Featuring 100 songs by artists like The Beatles, Ed Sheeran, Bob Marley, Maroon 5, Nirvana and The Rolling Stones. The main features of the Justinguitar.com Beginner's Songbook 2 Guitar Book include: Pages: 256 Volume: 2 Series: Justinguitar.com Difficulty: Easy (2) ISBN: 978-1-78558-135-9
The initial grade Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 book from Trinity College London features repertoire specially selected by leading Piano educators and new technical work exercises for the college's 2018-2020 exams.
LCM Acoustic Guitar Playing - Grade 2 + CD RGT Acoustic Grade 2
Piano Adventures: Lesson And Theory Book - Level 1 is an exciting, comprehensive piano method that teaches children analysis, creativity and musical expression. Piano Adventures: Lesson And Theory Book - Level 1 provides an integrated, step-by-step approach to music reading, a wide range of musical styles from jazz to classical, pianistic fingerings to build technique and movement across the keyboard. Piano Adventures: Lesson And Theory Book - Level 1 has expressive, appealing pieces with teacher duets, discovery questions, creative activities, and theory pages to reinforce concepts. The Technique & Performance book is an essential component of the curriculum.Discover the power of technique secrets for artistic performance. This version is the new, anglicised edition.
This volume contains valuable practice material for candidates preparing for ABRSM Violin exams, Grades 1-5. Includes many specimen tests for the revised sight-reading requirements from 2012, written in attractive and approachable styles and representative of the technical level expected in the exam.
Taking drummers through the early steps of learning drum kit notation via a series of simple exercises and performance pieces, this book contains playalongs, solos and duets suitable for use in individual practice, lessons and for school performances. The accompanying CD provides appropriate supporting backing tracks/teacher's part for each stage. Great preparation for Trinity Guildhall drum kit examinations.
<b>Description</b><br /><br />Piano Adventures: Lesson And Theory Book - Primer Level Piano Adventures: Lesson And Theory Book - Primer Level provides an integrated step-by-step approach to music reading.
The Complete Keyboard Player series will teach you everything you need to know to get the most out of your electronic keyboard, in a fraction of the time it takes to learn a conventional instrument. Based on popular songs and with easy-to-follow text and diagrams, this excellent course assumes no prior knowledge of keyboards or music. All three books are available with an optional professional-quality CD, with full-band backing tracks and demosntrations of all songs. Book two contains: Sharps, flats and naturals 7 new right hand notes Minor Chords Dotted notes and syncopation Chord chartIncludes these songs:Blind DateCandle In The WindEvery Breath You TakeFields Of GoldGet BackHello GoodbyeHow Deep Is Your LoveI Can See Clearly NowI Have A DreamIn The Midnight HourLove Me TenderNo Matter WhatRock Around The ClockSailing [Downs, Colin]Scarborough Fair/CanticleStuck In The Middle With YouThe Tide Is HighThere She GoesTurnWhen You Say Nothing At AllWonderful Tonight
Otakar Sevcík was a Czech musician and violin teacher who wrote many studies, methods and teaching tools. Many of which are still important today. For instance his violin methods are still useful a century later and his studies remain second to none. This volume of 40 studies for right-hand technique includes exercises in string-crossing, arpeggios, triplets, changing bowing styles, staccato playing, legato playing and more. 32 printed pages. Printed Music VIOLIN STUDIES BEST SELLER!
Chords are one of the most useful aspects of music to learn about. This handy resource for complete beginners covers all the basic chords in all the main keys, with links to an online audio library. Chords are written in both standard and TAB notation.
Acoustic Guitar Playing - Grade 1 This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors - the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 21-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade One examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes essential chords, scales, strumming patterns, fingerstyle studies and attractive well-known melodies, plus chapters on musical knowledge, accompaniment playing and aural exercises to develop your musical abilities - making it ideal for novice players, whether children or adults, in the early stages of learning. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
This songbook contains easy Piano arrangements for 20 of the world's greatest classic rock songs. From Steppenwolf's Born To Be Wild to The Eagles' Hotel California and Bon Jovi's Livin' On A Prayer, this collection is packed full of hits that any rock fan will be familiar with. The pieces in Really Easy Piano: Classic Rock span a prolific period in the history of rock music, from the 1960-1990s and include favourites by Thin Lizzy, Metallica, The Kinks, David Bowie, Aerosmith, Queen, Journey and more. Each song comes complete with lyrics and chords and features informative background notes, as well as handy hints and tips that will help you to improve your performance.Includes these songs:Behind Blue Eyes [Who, The]Born To Be Wild [Steppenwolf]The Boys Are Back In Town [Thin Lizzy]Don't Stop Believin' [Journey]Don't Stop Me Now [Queen]Eye Of The Tiger [Survivor]God Gave Rock And Roll To You II [KISS]Hotel California [Eagles, The]I Don't Want To Miss A Thing [Aerosmith]I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That) [Meat Loaf]Life On Mars [David Bowie]Live and Let Die [McCartney, Paul] [Wings]Livin' On A Prayer [Bon Jovi]Nothing Else Matters [Metallica]Rocket Man [John, Elton]Smoke On The Water [Deep Purple]Summer Of '69 [Adams, Bryan]You Really Got Me [Kinks, The]
Johann Joachim Quantz's On Playing the Flute has long been recognized as one of the primary sources of information about eighteenth-century performance practice.
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The grade 4 Piano Exam Pieces & Exercises 2018-2020 book from Trinity College London features repertoire specially selected by leading Piano educators and new technical work exercises for the college's 2018-2020 exams.
This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors ? the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 27-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the London College of Music Grade Five examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an LCM exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes rhythm playing studies and fingerstyle/flatpick pieces in a range of styles ? from traditional to contemporary, plus a selection of essential chords, scales and arpeggios. There are also chapters on musical knowledge and accompaniment techniques, plus aural exercises to develop your musical abilities ? making it ideal for intermediate level players who wish to improve their playing and extend their musical range. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players. CONTENTS: Registry of Guitar Tutors (RGT) & London College of Music (LCM). CD included. GUITAR EXAMS ~ RGT GUITAR Grade level: 5 Includes CD.
This edition contains all the scales and broken chords required for the Grade 6 ABRSM Piano exam. Provides suggested fingering and a helpful introduction including advice on preparing for the exam.
John Thompson's Easiest Piano Course: Part 3 - Revised Edition
Helps young guitarists to start at beginner level and progresses to Initial/Preparatory Grade. This work explains the method in 15 stages and contains original pieces and traditional tunes in different styles including classical, folk and world music as well as favourite film and TV themes such as "James Bond", "Batman" and "The Flintstones".
This edition contains all the scales and broken chords required for the Grade 5 ABRSM Piano exam. Provides suggested fingering and a helpful introduction including advice on preparing for the exam.