Saxophone Basics

A Method for Individual and Group Learning Alto Saxophone

Author: Andy Hampton

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571519736

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 6646

This is the teacher's book accompanying Saxophone Basics Alto Saxophone. Designed to complement the corresponding pupil's book, this volume contains a variety of simple piano and saxophone accompaniments with some teaching tips too. From absolute beginner to about elementary level (Grade 2), Andy Hampton's method is full of humor and interest which makes it perfect for young saxophonists. The simple arrangements mean that this book is ideal for woodwind teachers who do not specialize in saxophone.

Saxophone For Dummies

Author: Denis Gäbel,Michael Villmow

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111808487X

Category: Music

Page: 384

View: 9131

The fast and easy way to play this popular woodwind instrument Saxophone For Dummies offers the ideal introduction to this popular and versatile instrument, whether you lack any musical experience or are picking up the sax again after a hiatus. Covering both the alto and tenor sax, this friendly guide explains how to get a good sound, how to read music, and how to play songs in a variety of styles, including classical, pop, and jazz, all accompanied by the audio samples on the enclosed CD. With tips on how to buy or rent the best saxophone, and information on how to care for the instrument, Saxophone For Dummies is a comprehensive guide to playing this popular woodwind alone or in a group setting. Includes tips on buying or renting a new or used saxophone Audio samples of classical, pop, and jazz music are available on the bonus CD Advice on cleaning and maintaining a saxophone If you′re picking up a saxophone for the first time or are looking to brush up on your skills, Saxophone For Dummies gives you everything you need to appreciate, understand, and excel at playing this popular instrument.

Play Alto Sax Today!

Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

ISBN: 9780634052996

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 7272

(Play Today Instructional Series). The ultimate self-teaching method designed to offer quality instruction, terrific songs, a professional-quality CD with 72 full-demo tracks, and a 25-minute DVD. This series can be used by students of all ages who want to teach themselves, or by teachers for private or group instruction. Simply follow the tips and lessons in the book as you listen to the teacher on the CD or watch the DVD. This great package is a complete guide to the basics, including: how to assemble and care for your instrument, producing a sound, reading music notation and rhythms, fingering chart, glossary of musical terms, and more! The music included lets you play the songs with a professional backup band so learning and practicing are cooler than ever!

Flute Basics

A Method for Individual and Group Learning: Pupil's Book

Author: Sally Adams

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571520015

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 2837

Flute Basics is a landmark method by one of the leading figures in flute education. It starts at absolute beginner level and progresses to about Elementary level. There are 22 stages, each section includes a wonderful variety of concert pieces from the great composers, traditional tunes and fun, original exercises, 'finger gyms' and 'warm ups' to help establish a sound technique, 'fact files' and 'quizzes' to teach notation and general musicianship, helpful, clear 'fingering charts' and 'rhythm boxes' and great illustrations. An accompaniment CD is available separately (0-571-52153-3) which contains all the accompaniments to all the pieces as well as providing additional parts for the duets and trios. Alternatively, there is also a Book/CD edition (0-571-52284-X).

Progressive Complete Learn to Play Saxophone Manual

Author: Peter Gelling

Publisher: Koala Publications

ISBN: 9781864692594

Category: Music

Page: 216

View: 2860

Progressive COMPLETE LEARN TO PLAY SAXOPHONE MANUAL is the ultimate Saxophone manual. It assumes you have no prior knowledge of music or playing the saxophone, and will take you from beginner to professional level. In the course of the book you will learn all the essential sounds techniques used by the great Jazz saxophonists, along with improvisation, how to read music and music theory as it relates to the saxophone. You will also learn many well known pieces and songs and get a great introduction to many styles of music.

Clarinet Basics

A Method for Individual and Group Learning

Author: Paul Harris

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571522828

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 2661

Clarinet Basics is a landmark method by one of the leading figures in clarinet education. It starts at absolute beginner level and progresses to about elementary level. There are 22 stages, each section includes a wonderful variety of concert pieces from the great composers, traditional tunes and fun, original exercises, 'finger gyms' and 'warm ups' to help establish a sound technique, 'fact files' and 'quizzes' to teach notation and general musicianship, helpful, clear 'fingering charts' and 'rhythm boxes' and great illustrations. This Book/CD edition is the perfect resource as the CD contains all the accompaniments to all the pieces as well as providing additional parts for the duets and trios. It is most suitable for those wanting to teach themselves.

Ultimate Pop & Rock Instrumental Solos

Flute, Level 2-3

Author: N.A

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated

ISBN: 9780739094884

Category: Music

Page: 87

View: 4320

Alfred's Ultimate Pop & Rock Instrumental Solos series is arranged for flute, clarinet, alto sax, tenor sax, trumpet, horn in F, trombone, violin, viola, cello, and optional piano accompaniment. All wind instrument arrangements are fully compatible, and can be successfully performed as ensembles or solos by students who have completed the first book of any standard band method. A fully orchestrated accompaniment MP3 CD is provided, featuring each song as a live performance demo track followed by a play-along track. The CD also contains a PDF of the piano accompaniment and Alfred's Tempo Changer Software. Titles: 21 Guns * 25 or 6 to 4 * A Whiter Shade of Pale * All I Have to Do Is Dream * Animal * Blueberry Hill * Both Sides Now * Boulevard of Broken Dreams * Dancing Queen * Desperado * Domino * Don't Stop Believin' * Dynamite * Everybody Talks * Firework * and many, many more.

Recorder From The Beginning: Teacher's Book 2

Author: John Pitts

Publisher: EJA Publications

ISBN: 1783236841

Category: Music

Page: 80

View: 5804

The leading recorder course for 7 year olds and up, carefully graded with clear explanations and teaching points, encouraging the development of musical skills and sound recorder technique. The Teacher's Books include simple piano accompaniments, guitar chord symbols, chime bar charts and lots of ideas for classroom music-making.New 2004 edition in full colour also available.

Flute Basics

A Method for Individual and Group Learning

Author: Sally Adams

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571522842

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 7178

Flute Basics is a landmark method by one of the leading figures in flute education. It starts at absolute beginner level and progresses to about late elementary level (Grade 2). There are 22 stages, each section includes a wonderful variety of concert pieces from the great composers, traditional tunes and fun, original exercises, 'finger gyms' and 'warm ups' to help establish a sound technique, 'factfiles' and 'quizzes' to teach notation and general musicianship, helpful, clear 'fingering charts' and 'rhythm boxes' and great illustrations. This Book/CD edition is the perfect resource as the CD contains all the accompaniments to all the pieces as well as providing additional parts for the duets and trios. It is most suitable for those wanting to teach themselves.

Abracadabra Clarinet

The Way to Learn Through Songs and Tunes

Author: Jonathan Rutland

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781408107652

Category: Clarinet

Page: 72

View: 4373

The way to learn through songs and tunes.

Rubank Elementary Method Saxophone

Author: N. W. Hovey

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781423444817

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 4865

One of the most widely used series of methods for individual or like-instrument class instruction. Using a very well-rounded approach including scales, arpeggios, technical studies, studies for musicianship, articulation studies, solos, duets, and studies devoted to the special needs of each instrument, this series provides a fantastic wealth of material for all student musicians.

Easy Popular Movie Instrumental Solos for Horn in F

Level 1

Author: Alfred Publishing

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780739047781

Category: Music

Page: 12

View: 977

Easy Popular Movie Instrumental Solos is an accessible selection of movie hits for the beginning student, with simple notation and a play-along CD. Available for flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, trumpet, horn in F, trombone, violin, viola, cello and piano accompaniment. The string versions include a pullout piano accompaniment. Titles: Believe (The Polar Express) * Come So Far (Hairspray) * Gonna Fly Now (Rocky Balboa) * Hedwig's Theme (Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone) * In Dreams (Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring) * James Bond Theme (Casino Royale) * Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) * The Pink Panther Theme (The Pink Panther) * Raiders March (Raiders of the Lost Ark) * Way Back Into Love (Music and Lyrics) This title is available in SmartMusic.

Progressive Beginner Saxophone

Author: Peter Gelling

Publisher: Koala Publications

ISBN: 9781864691207

Category: Music

Page: 63

View: 329

Book, 1 DVD & 1 CD. Everything you need to know to teach yourself how to play the Saxophone. Features: A lesson-by-lesson method to learn the fundamentals of Saxophone playing for the complete beginner; Contains many well-known songs in a variety of styles including Folk, Blues, Rock and Classical; Assumes no prior knowledge of music or the Saxophone; Introduces music theory in an interesting and practical way; Covers all the essentials of Saxophone playing including breathing techniques; Features a chart listing all fingerings for the Saxophone; All Saxophone players should know all of the information contained in this book. This method comes with a CD and DVD with recordings of all examples and exercises contained in the book.

Paul Harris's Clarinet basics

Author: Paul Harris

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571518142

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 4815

Clarinet Basics is a landmark method by one of the leading figures in clarinet education. It starts at absolute beginner level and progresses to about elementary level. There are 22 stages, each section includes a wonderful variety of concert pieces from the great composers, traditional tunes and fun, original exercises, 'finger gyms' and 'warm ups' to help establish a sound technique, 'fact files' and 'quizzes' to teach notation and general musicianship, helpful, clear 'fingering charts' and 'rhythm boxes' and great illustrations. An accompaniment CD is available separately (0-571-52167-3) which contains all the accompaniments to all the pieces as well as providing additional parts for the duets and trios. Alternatively, there is also a Book/CD edition (0-571-522823).

A Tune a Day

Clarinet

Author: C. Paul Herfurth

Publisher: Music Sales Amer

ISBN: 9780711915572

Category: Music

Page: 53

View: 9938

These are the original editions of the ever-popular instruction books for various instruments by C. Paul Herfurth. The books are packed full of lessons, illustrations, fingering charts, daily practice records, test questions, and manuscript paper for homework. Perfect for use in group lessons, school classes, or for individual lessons.

The Complete Saxophone Player

Author: Raphael Ravenscroft

Publisher: Music Sales Amer

ISBN: 9780711908901

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 6194

Covers advanced technique and theory for jazz, rock, pop, classical soloing, and ensemble playing. Includes Take Five, Baker Street, and many more.

Learn as You Play Saxophone

Author: Peter Wastall

Publisher: Boosey and Hawkes

ISBN: 9780851620589

Category: Saxophone

Page: 64

View: 9341

Part of a series of instrumental tutors designed specifically to prepare pupils for the early grades of all the principal examination boards, this title is suitable for both individual and group instruction. It is divided into 24 units, places the maximum emphasis on the early development of musicianship.