Specimen Sight-Singing Tests

Author: ABRSM

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781860969584

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 5909

This volume contains valuable practice material for candidates preparing for the Grades 15 ABRSM Singing exams. Contains specimen tests for the new sight-singing requirements from 2009, representative of the technical level expected in the exam.

The Language of Song -- Elementary

Low Voice

Author: Nicola-Jane Kemp,Heidi Pegler

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571523467

Category: Music

Page: 80

View: 9659

Are you struggling to sing in a foreign language? The Language of Song are graded songbooks that provide classic song repertoire, carefully selected by examiners and professional singers Heidi Pegler and Nicola-Jane Kemp to develop the vital skills required to sing in a foreign language. Each song gives both a literal and poetic translation of each text, a detailed pronunciation guide and background information on the songs as well as technical and musical teaching points. The accompanying CD provides the text for each song spoken by a native speaker -- expert language consultants who specialize in coaching singers -- as well as a recording of each song accompaniment. Titles: (Caldara) Alma Del Core, (Schubert) An Die Laute, (Lully) Bois Epais (Sombre Woods), (Giordani) Caro Mio Ben, (Brahms) Chevaliers De La Table Ronde, Dein Blaues Auge, (Faur�) En Priere, (Schubert) Fruhlingslied, (Mendelssohn) Gruss, (Schubert) Heidenroslein, (Schumann) Kinderwacht (Little Children), (Faur�) Lydia, (Paisiello) Nel Cor Piu Non Mi Sento, (Anon) Nina, (Handel) Non Lo Diro Col Labbro, (Cottrau) Santa Lucia, (Caldara) Sebben, Crudele, (Brahms) Sonntag (Sunday), (Carissimi) Vittoria, Mio Core!, (Brahms) Wiegenlied Op. 49 No. 4.

Keep Calm and Colour Unicorns

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781909865259


Page: 96

View: 853

'Colour is a power which directly influences the soul.' Wassily Kandinsky There's nothing like a unicorn to give life some colour. Relax, take a break and let your imagination soar... Colour, create and keep calm!

Songs of Christmas

47 Favourite Songs for Voice and Piano

Author: Margery Hargest Jones

Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes Incorporated

ISBN: 9780851620787

Category: Music

Page: 99

View: 8487

Classical Vocal Solos

Specimen Aural Tests

From 2011

Author: ABRSM

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781848492530

Category: Ear training

Page: 27

View: 9089

'Specimen Aural Tests' provide teachers and students with many practice examples of the tests to use as part of a music lesson or when preparing for an exam. This volume covers Grade 6 and also includes the examiner rubrics (the exact words that will be used by the examiner to deliver the tests).

Me and My Piano

Very First Lessons for the Young Pianist

Author: Fanny Waterman,Marion Harewood

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571510078

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 3569

Takes young pianists through the earliest stages of piano technique, first with separate hands, then with a sequence of very easy pieces for hands together. This book includes games and puzzles that give elementary theory a lease of life. It intends to make learning the piano an enjoyable experience for both pupil and teacher.

Little Voices - Film Songs

Author: Rachel Payne

Publisher: Little Voices

ISBN: 9781847724502

Category: Choruses, Secular (Children's voices, 2 parts) with piano

Page: 32

View: 9137

"Five simple and singable movie favourites for two-part young choirs, complete with piano accompaniment and audio CD. The includes CD contains complete vocal and piano versions plus piano-only accompaniments to each song."--Publisher's description.


Stage and Screen

Author: Lin Marsh

Publisher: Faber Music Limited

ISBN: 9780571526093


Page: 80

View: 5210

Suitable for Keystage 3 (Scottish P7+) singing, this is a collection of 12 classics songs from stage and screen. Featuring classics alongside songs form shows written especially for children, it includes a useful context on each song and suggestions for adding movement.

Joining the Dots

A Fresh Approach to Piano Sight-Reading

Author: Alan Bullard

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781860969768

Category: Piano

Page: 32

View: 1685

Joining the Dots offers pianists lots of material to help build confidence and skill in sight-reading. The series helps students improve their sense of keyboard geography, helping them to read new music more quickly and easily. The five books cover the requirements for ABRSM's sight-reading tests at each of Grades 1 to 5.


Songs for Children

Author: Beatrice Harrop,David Gadsby

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9780713644371

Category: Education

Page: 96

View: 8122

Collection of well-known songs for children, with words and music.

The National Song Book

Fifty Great Songs for Children to Sing!

Author: Novello Publishing Limited

Publisher: Music Sales

ISBN: 9781847727473

Category: Children's songs

Page: 88

View: 2737

Jazz piano pieces

Author: Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Great Britain)

Publisher: ABRSM Exam Pieces

ISBN: 9781860960079

Category: Piano music (Jazz)

Page: 40

View: 9836

"...Provide[s] a wealth of jazz repertoire...to play, from the great African-American tradition to the vibrant, dynamic and multi-cultural nature of jazz today...[includes] a huge range of styles: funky rock grooves, up tempo swing tunes, calypsos, a bossa, latin pieces, jazz waltzes, modal pieces, bebop, gospel, rag and free jazz. There are classic tunes by the jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Bill Evans and Thelonious Monk...brand-new pieces...commissioned from professional British jazz pianists and educators...Within each album there are 15 pieces presented in three categories: blues, standards, contemporary jazz. Each piece provides a head which contains all the characteristic voicings, phrasing and rhythmic patterns needed for a stylish performance. An improvised section follows, where guideline pitches and left-hand voicings are given as a practical starting-point for your own solos..."--back cover.