Alfred's Basic Piano Library

Lesson Book Level 1B

Alfred's Basic Piano Library

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. Songs Include: 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 All-in-One Sacred Course, Book 5

Lesson * Theory * Solo

Alfred's Basic All-in-One Sacred Course, Book 5

Designed for the Christian student, this course incorporates the appealing music and activities from Alfred's All-in-One Course with lyrics and illustrations that reflect spiritual and inspirational themes. Students will be exposed to Christian values and principles as well as Biblical lessons while learning basic musicianship skills.

Alfred's Basic Piano Library Lesson Book

Level 2

Alfred's Basic Piano Library Lesson Book

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 All-in-One Course, Book 1

Lesson * Theory * Solo

Alfred's Basic All-in-One Course, Book 1

The "All-in-One Course for Children" takes all of the pages from "Alfred's Basic Piano Library," Lesson Books 1A and 1B, 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." This course is most effective when used under the direction of a piano teacher or experienced musician.

Alfred's Basic Piano Library - Theory Book 5

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Alfred's Basic Piano Library - Theory Book 5

Designed to coordinate page-by-page with the Lesson Books. Contains 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.

Alfred's Basic Piano Prep Course: Universal Edition Theory Book B

Alfred's Basic Piano Prep Course: Universal Edition Theory Book B

Designed to coordinate page-by-page with the Lesson Book B. Contains enjoyable games and quizzes that reinforce the principles presented in the Lesson Book. Students can increase their musical understanding while they are away from the keyboard. The Universal Edition is designed for all English-speaking countries outside of the United States, including Canada, the U. K. and Australia. This edition uses the British system of terminology for rhythmic values such as "crotchet" for quarter note.

Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course: Theory Book 1

Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course: Theory Book 1

Every concept and principal introduced in the Lesson Books of Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course is reinforced in each of the correlated Theory Books. Important tips are included that make learning chord progressions even easier!

Alfred's Basic Piano Library - Theory Book 2

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Alfred's Basic Piano Library - Theory Book 2

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.

Alfred's Basic Piano Library - Theory Book 1B

Learn How to Play Piano with This Esteemed Method

Alfred's Basic Piano Library - Theory Book 1B

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.

Alfred's Basic Piano Library - Lesson 5

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Alfred's Basic Piano Library - Lesson 5

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!