Alfred s Basic Piano Library

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739009055

Category: Music

Page: 48

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This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 4 concepts include: tarantellas; eighth note triplets; arpeggiated chords; first and second inversion triads in C; triads in all positions; major scales in parallel motion; two-part writing; seventh chords and inversions of seventh chords; E harmonic minor scale in contrary motion; primary chords in E minor; sixteenth notes; dotted eighth notes; primary chords in B-flat Major and G Minor; repeated-note warm-ups; and harmonic minor scales in parallel motion. For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Coordinating supplemental books for Level 4 include: Classic Themes * Duet * Ear Training * Merry Christmas * Musical Concepts * Recital * Repertoire * Sight Reading * Technic * Theory and Top Hits! Solo, Christmas and Duet books. Songs include: America the Beautiful (Ward) * The Battle Hymn of the Republic (Steffe-Howe) * Black Forest Polka * Blow, Winds, Blow! * Calypso Holiday! * Comedians' Dance (Kabelevsky) * Farewell to Thee (Aloha Oe) * Gypsy Dance * Haunted House * He's Got the Whole World in His Hands * The Hokey-Pokey * The House of the Rising Sun * The Magic Piper * Musette (Bach) * Olympic Procession * Pomp and Circumstance No. 1 (Elgar)* Prelude in A Minor * Space Shuttle Blues * Spinning Wheel * Swingin' Sevenths * Tarentella * Waltz in G Minor * Waves of the Danube (Ivanovici)

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Lesson Book

Lesson Book 2 continues where Level 1B finishes. This book introduces dotted half notes and dotted quarter notes, plus intervals of 6ths, 7ths and octaves.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780882848129

Category: Music

Page: 48

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This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 2 continues where Level 1B finishes. This book introduces dotted half notes and dotted quarter notes, plus intervals of 6ths, 7ths and octaves. Teaches greater movement of the hands, including crossing two over one and scalework. Students will also learn more about triads, primary chords, and blocked and broken chords. Songs Include: 18th Century Dance * Alouette * Blue Scales * Calypso Carnival * The Can-Can * Cockles and Mussels * The Galway Piper * Get Away! * Got Lotsa Rhythm * Kum-ba-yah! * Lavender's Blue * London Bridge * Lone Star Waltz * Malaguena * Nick Nack Paddy Wack * Ode to Joy * Oh! Susanna! * On the Bridge at Avignon * Our Special Waltz * Prelude * Red River Valley * Sarasponda * Square Dance * When You Grow Up * Why Am I Blue?

Alfred s Basic Piano Prep Course Solo Book

Each piece in the Solo Books coordinates page-by-page with the Lesson Books, reinforcing newly learned concepts presented at the lesson. Includes adorable full-color illustrations that enhance each piece.

Author: Willard Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739009703

Category: Music

Page: 24

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Each piece in the Solo Books coordinates page-by-page with the Lesson Books, reinforcing newly learned concepts presented at the lesson. Includes adorable full-color illustrations that enhance each piece.

Alfred s Basic All in One Course Book 4 for Piano

At the completion of Book 5, the student will be ready to continue into Level 3 of "Alfred's Basic Piano Library" or "Alfred's Premier Piano Course."

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457408908

Category: Music

Page: 48

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The "All-in-One Course for Children" takes all of the pages from "Alfred's Basic Piano Library," Lesson Books 1A, 1B, and 2, plus selected pages from Theory, Recital and Fun Solo Books and combines them into part of a sequential five-book series. At the completion of Book 5, the student will be ready to continue into Level 3 of "Alfred's Basic Piano Library" or "Alfred's Premier Piano Course."

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Lesson 5

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 145741841X

Category: Music

Page: 48

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This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 5 concepts include the ornaments: long appoggiatura, short appoggiatura, trill and mordent; plus arpeggios; the A Major scale; and the keys of B minor and C minor. Also introduces the playing of minuets, sonatinas, preludes and arias.Œæ For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Titles: * An American Hymn (Lowry)Œæ * Aria from "The Marriage of Figaro" (Mozart)Œæ * Bagatelle (Diabelli)Œæ * Ballade (Burgmuller)Œæ * Brazilian HolidayŒæ * Loch LomondŒæ * Magic Carpet RideŒæ * A Miniature OvertureŒæ * Minuet (Bohm)Œæ * Prelude in C Major (Bach)Œæ * Prelude in C Minor (Morovsky)Œæ * Rondeau (Mouret)Œæ * Scene from "Swan Lake" (Tchaikovsky)Œæ * Sonata in the Style of ScarlattiŒæ * Sonatina on Three French Folk TunesŒæ * Sonatina, Op. 36, No. 1, 1st Mvmt. (Clementi)Œæ * Spanish DanceŒæ * The Tailoräó»s SongŒæ * Theme (Corelli)Œæ * Variations on a Sea ChantyŒæ * A Very Special Day (Palmer) Coordinating supplemental books for Level 5 include: * Classic ThemesŒæ * Ear TrainingŒæ * Merry ChristmasŒæ * RecitalŒæ * RepertoireŒæ * Theory and Top Hits!

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Recital Book 4

The Recital Books in Alfred's Basic Piano Library congratulate students for a job well done by providing correlated repertoire to their Lesson Books that are based on concepts they've already learned.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457418495

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 132

The Recital Books in Alfred's Basic Piano Library congratulate students for a job well done by providing correlated repertoire to their Lesson Books that are based on concepts they've already learned. As a result, the pieces are quickly mastered. Recital Book Level 4 comprises mostly arrangements of familiar tunes like "'Country Gardens" and "Amazing Grace," and a few new originals as well.

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Lesson Book 6

This book also contains an important daily scale routine and a dictionary of musical terms.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457422875

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 824

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Level 6 concepts include: a review of major and minor triads; diminished and augmented triads; the diminished seventh chord; a special style of pedaling; the key of F sharp Minor; the E Major scale; the key of C sharp minor; the A flat Major scale; thirty-second notes; and dotted sixteenth notes. This book also contains an important daily scale routine and a dictionary of musical terms. For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Titles: * Ay-Ay-Ay * Shenandoah * Barcarolle (Morovsky) * Blue Rondo * A Classy Rag * Deep River * Dry Bones * Fascination (Marchetti) * Festive Dance * Fur Elise (Beethoven) * Hungarian Dance * Jazz Ostinato in C-Sharp Minor * La Folia (Theme and Variations) * Menuet, French Suite No. 6 (Bach ) * Music Machine (Palmer) * Prelude in D Minor (Clementi) * Scherzo (Kabalevsky) * Solfeggio (C. P. E. Bach) * Theme from Symphony No. 6 (Tchaikovsky) * Toccata (Palmer) * Variations on "Canon in D" (Pachelbel) * Waltz Impromptu (Kullak) Correlated supplemental books for Level 6 include: * Ear Training * Recital * Theory * Top Hits! Solo

Alfred s Basic Piano Course Lesson Book

Complete Level 1 is a faster-paced version of Levels 1A and 1B that gets to staff reading more quickly.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780882848174

Category: Music

Page: 71

View: 324

Complete Level 1 is a faster-paced version of Levels 1A and 1B that gets to staff reading more quickly. Perfect for a student who is 8 or older, or for a younger beginner with great musical aptitude. This course is most effective when used under the direction of a piano teacher or experienced musician.

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Theory Book 4

Students can increase their musical understanding while they are away from the keyboard. The Theory Books are designed to coordinate page-by-page with the Lesson Books.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457418655

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 645

Alfred's Basic Piano Library Theory Books contain enjoyable games and quizzes that reinforce the principles presented in the Lesson Books. Students can increase their musical understanding while they are away from the keyboard. The Theory Books are designed to coordinate page-by-page with the Lesson Books.

ALFREDS BASIC PIANO COURSE LESSON BOOK 6

Piano/Keyboard Methods/Series

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739018606

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 434

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Level 6 concepts include: a review of major and minor triads; diminished and augmented triads; the diminished seventh chord; a special style of pedaling; the key of F sharp Minor; the E Major scale; the key of C sharp minor; the A flat Major scale; thirty-second notes; and dotted sixteenth notes. This book also contains an important daily scale routine and a dictionary of musical terms. For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Correlated supplemental books for Level 6 include: Ear Training * Recital * Theory and Top Hits! Solo. Songs include: Ay-Ay-Ay * Shenandoah * Barcarolle (Morovsky) * Blue Rondo * A Classy Rag * Deep River * Dry Bones * Fascination (Marchetti) * Festive Dance * Fur Elise (Beethoven) * Hungarian Dance * Jazz Ostinato in C-Sharp Minor * La Folia (Theme and Variations) * Menuet, French Suite No. 6 (Bach) * Music Machine (Palmer) * Prelude in D Minor (Clementi) * Scherzo (Kabalevsky) * Solfeggio (C. P. E. Bach) * Theme from Symphony No. 6 (Tchaikovsky) * Toccata (Palmer) * Variations on "Canon in D" (Pachelbel) * Waltz Impromptu (Kullak)

Alfred s Basic Piano Prep Course Lesson C

After Lesson Book B, the student may progress to Prep Course, Lesson Book C or choose to go directly into the faster paced Level 1B of Alfred's Basic Piano Library. The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F).

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457431653

Category: Music

Page: 48

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Alfred's Basic Prep Course, Levels A through F, was written to answer a demand for a course of piano study designed specifically for students who are five years old and up. This course offers a careful introduction of fundamentals, music that fits comfortably under the young student's normal hand span, plus constant reinforcement, all leading to results beyond those generated by other piano methods. After Lesson Book B, the student may progress to Prep Course, Lesson Book C or choose to go directly into the faster paced Level 1B of Alfred's Basic Piano Library. The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F).

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Lesson 3

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 145741838X

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 186

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 3 introduces "overlapping pedal"; new time signatures 3/8 and 6/8; and the primary triads in Major and Minor keys. Concepts include: passing one under two and one under three; playing major scales in contrary motion; the chromatic scale; the minor scale. For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Titles: * Alpine Melody * Casey Jones * A Day in Vienna * Enchanted City * Fandango * Festive March * Go Down, Moses * Goodbye, Old Paint * Greensleeves * Hunting Song * Intermezzo * Light and Blue * The Major and the Minor * Make Up Your Mind! * On Top of Old Smoky * Prelude in 18th Century Style * Raisins and Almonds * La Raspa * Roman Holiday * Scarborough Fair * Scherzo * Village Dance * Waltz Pantomime Coordinating supplemental books for Level 3 include: * Classic Themes * Composition * Duet * Ear Training * Ensemble * Fun * Hymn * Merry Christmas * Merry Christmas Ensemble * Musical Concepts * Notespeller * Patriotic Solo * Recital * Repertoire * Sight Reading * Technic * Theory and Top Hits! Solo, Christmas and Duet Book

Alfred s Basic Piano Prep Course Lesson D

After Lesson Book D, the student may progress to Prep Course, Lesson Book E or choose to go directly into the faster paced Level 2 of Alfred's Basic Piano Library. The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F).

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457431661

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 711

Alfred's Basic Prep Course, Levels A through F, was written to answer a demand for a course of piano study designed specifically for students who are five years old and up. This course offers a careful introduction of fundamentals, music that fits comfortably under the young student's normal hand span, plus constant reinforcement--all leading to results beyond those generated by other piano methods. After Lesson Book D, the student may progress to Prep Course, Lesson Book E or choose to go directly into the faster paced Level 2 of Alfred's Basic Piano Library. The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F).

Alfred s Basic Piano Course Lesson Book Complete 1 1A 1B

Complete Level 1 is a faster-paced version of Levels 1A and 1B that gets to staff reading more quickly.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457420559

Category: Music

Page: 72

View: 570

Complete Level 1 is a faster-paced version of Levels 1A and 1B that gets to staff reading more quickly. Perfect for a student who is 8 or older, or for a younger beginner with great musical aptitude. This course is most effective when used under the direction of a piano teacher or experienced musician.

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Lesson 1B

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457418355

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 838

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 1B begins by reviewing the concepts taught in Lesson Book 1A, then introduces new concepts such as incomplete measures, tempo markings, eighth notes and rests, using the damper pedal, half steps and whole steps. It also introduces the major scale through the concept of tetrachords. Titles: * Brother John * Carol in G Major * The Carousel * The Clown * Concert Time * A Cowboy’s Song * The Cuckoo * French Lullaby * Good King Wenceslas * Good Morning to You! * Good Sounds * Grandpa’s Clock * The Greatest Show on Earth! * G’s in the "BAG" * Hail to Thee, America! * Harp Song * Happy Birthday to You! * Indians * Join the Fun * The Magic Man * Money Can’t Buy Everything * Music Box Rock * Oom-Pa-Pa! * Ping Pong * The Planets * The Rainbow * Sonatina * Step Right Up! * Waltz Time * When Our Band Goes Marching By! * When the Saints Go Marching In * The Whirlwind * The Windmill * Yankee Doodle

Alfred s Basic Piano Prep Course Lesson Book A

Alfred's Basic Prep Course, Lesson Book A is specifically designed for beginners who are five years old and up.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457431130

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 531

Alfred's Basic Prep Course, Lesson Book A is specifically designed for beginners who are five years old and up. Through the use of appealing music and attractive illustrations, it is no wonder that Lesson Book A is the most widely used young beginner's piano book now available. This course takes into consideration the normal attention span, as well as the small-sized hands of the young beginner. Shortly after beginning, the young student will be able to play "Merrily We Roll Along." The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F). This course is most effective when used under the direction of a piano teacher or experienced musician.

Alfred s Basic Piano Prep Course Lesson B

After Lesson Book B, the student may progress to Prep Course, Lesson Book C or choose to go directly into the faster paced Level 1B of Alfred's Basic Piano Library. The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F).

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457431210

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 668

Alfred's Basic Prep Course, Levels A through F, was written to answer a demand for a course of piano study designed specifically for students who are five years old and up. This course offers a careful introduction of fundamentals, music that fits comfortably under the young student's normal hand span, plus constant reinforcement--all leading to results beyond those generated by other piano methods. After Lesson Book B, the student may progress to Prep Course, Lesson Book C or choose to go directly into the faster paced Level 1B of Alfred's Basic Piano Library. The complete Prep Course consists of six books (Levels A through F).

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Lesson 4

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Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457418398

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 737

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 4 concepts include: tarantellas; eighth note triplets; arpeggiated chords; first and second inversion triads in C; triads in all positions; major scales in parallel motion; two-part writing; seventh chords and inversions of seventh chords; E harmonic minor scale in contrary motion; primary chords in E minor; sixteenth notes; dotted eighth notes; primary chords in B-flat Major and G Minor; repeated-note warm-ups; and harmonic minor scales in parallel motion. For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Titles: * America the Beautiful (Ward) * The Battle Hymn of the Republic (Steffe-Howe) * Black Forest Polka * Blow, Winds, Blow! * Calypso Holiday! * Comedians' Dance (Kabelevsky) * Farewell to Thee (Aloha Oe) * Gypsy Dance * Haunted House * He's Got the Whole World in His Hands * The Hokey-Pokey * The House of the Rising Sun * The Magic Piper * Musette (Bach) * Olympic Procession * Pomp and Circumstance No. 1 (Elgar) * Prelude in A Minor * Space Shuttle Blues * Spinning Wheel * Swingin' Sevenths * Tarentella * Waltz in G Minor * Waves of the Danube (Ivanovici) Coordinating supplemental books for Level 4 include: * Classic Themes * Duet * Ear Training * Merry Christmas * Musical Concepts * Recital * Repertoire * Sight Reading * Technic * Theory and Top Hits! Solo, Christmas and Duet books

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Flash Cards Levels 2 and 3

These musical flash cards are an indispensable tool for drills in note and key recognition, rest values, intervals, scales, keys and key signatures, chords, extended positions, tempo marks, dynamics, time signatures, pedal, and musical ...

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1470632594

Category: Music

Page: 102

View: 740

These musical flash cards are an indispensable tool for drills in note and key recognition, rest values, intervals, scales, keys and key signatures, chords, extended positions, tempo marks, dynamics, time signatures, pedal, and musical terms. Like all supplementary aids in Alfred's Basic Piano Library, these drills are correlated with Lesson Books 2 and 3 but can be used with any music method. These drills are great for teaching students musical concepts and essential for developing great musical skills.

Alfred s Basic Piano Library Lesson Book 1A

This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition.

Author: Willard A. Palmer

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457418339

Category: Music

Page: 64

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This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book Level 1A begins by teaching basic keyboard topography and fluent recognition of white key names in relation to black keys. It focuses on simple rhythms and prepares students for intervallic reading with entertaining songs that focus on "same," "stepping up" and "stepping down." It then introduces lines and space notes in treble and bass clefs, melodic and harmonic intervals of 2nds, 3rds, 4ths and 5ths, and graduates to reading on the grand staff. It also introduces the flat and sharp signs. This course is most effective when used under the direction of a piano teacher or experienced musician. Titles: * Balloons * Batter Up! * The Donkey * A Friend Like You * Hand-Bells * A Happy Song * Horse Sense * Indian Song * It's Halloween! * Jingle Bells! * Jolly Old Saint Nicholas * July the Fourth! * Just a Second! * Love Somebody * Merrily We Roll Along O'er the Deep Blue Sea * Mexican Hat Dance * My Clever Pup * My Fifth * My Robot * Old MacDonald * Old Uncle Bill * Play a Fourth * Raindrops * Rain, Rain! * Rockets * Rockin' Tune * Rock Song * Sailing * Sea Divers * See-Saws * Skating * Who's on Third? * Willie and Tillie * Wishing Well * The Zoo