Alfred's Group Piano for Adults Student Book 1

An Innovative Method Enhanced With Audio and MIDI Files for Practice and Performance

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Kenon D. Renfrow

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739053010

Category: Music

Page: 360

View: 3988

The Second Edition of Alfred's Group Piano for Adults Book 1, includes updates inspired by numerous recommendations from group piano teachers and students. This book includes a CD-ROM containing both Audio and General MIDI Files of the 500+ accompaniments included in the text, each with an interesting and engaging arrangement coupled with the piano part. Designed for collegiate non-keyboard music majors with little or no keyboard experience, the easy-to-use text contains 26 units, each intended to be covered in one week, thus fulfilling two semesters or three quarters of study. Theory, technique, sight-reading, repertoire, harmonization, improvisation and ensemble activities are taught thoroughly and consistently throughout the text. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. Book 1 is 360 pages. Selected sight-reading examples from this book are available in the Piano Maestro app that's downloadable at http://app.appsflyer.com/id604699751?pid=web&c=alfred. Learn more About JoyTunes, the maker of Piano Maestro at http://teachers.joytunes.com/?jt&utm_source=alfred&utm_campaign=web.

Alfred's Group Piano for Adults: Teacher's Handbook 1 (2nd Edition)

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Kenon D. Renfrow

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457420252

Category: Music

Page: 72

View: 2600

Each unit in this highly popular series contains a balance of theory, technique, sight-reading, repertoire, harmonization, improvisation and ensemble activities. Updated for the 2nd edition of Alfred's Group Piano for Adults, the Teacher's Guide includes:new repertoire preparation and analysis suggestions, recommended examinations teaching tips, lesson plans and answer keys, improvisation exercises and two new sections: Reading Focus and Planning Group Lessons.

Alfred's Piano 101

A Basic Introduction for Adults who Want to Play Piano for Fun! : the Short Course

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Kenon D. Renfrow

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739006078

Category: Music

Page: 56

View: 3813

An introductory piano course for adults includes theory, technique, sight-reading, ear training, and ensembles.

Alfred's Piano 101, Book 1

An Exciting Group Course for Adults Who Want to Play Piano for Fun!

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Kenon D. Renfrow

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457409194

Category: Music

Page: 160

View: 2899

This comprehensive approach to functional musicianship at the keyboard includes varied repertoire, theory, technique, sight-reading, harmonization from lead sheets, ear training and ensembles. Great for college non-music majors, continuing education classes, music dealer in-store programs and group piano classes at the middle and high school levels. Book 1 contains 15 units each with a variety of repertoire, exercises, unit review worksheets and an assignment page.

Teaching Piano in Groups

Author: Christopher Fisher

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0195337042

Category: Music

Page: 252

View: 598

Teaching Piano in Groups provides a one-stop compendium of information related to all aspects of group piano teaching. Motivated by an ever-growing interest in this instructional method and its widespread mandatory inclusion in piano pedagogy curricula, Christopher Fisher highlights the proven viability and success of group piano teaching, and arms front-line group piano instructors with the necessary tools for practical implementation of a system of instruction in their own teaching. Contained within are: a comprehensive history of group piano teaching; accessible overviews of the most important theories and philosophies of group psychology and instruction; suggested group piano curricular competencies; practical implementation strategies; and thorough recommendations for curricular materials, instructional technologies, and equipment. Teaching Piano in Groups also addresses specific considerations for pre-college teaching scenarios, the public school group piano classroom, and college-level group piano programs for both music major and non-music majors. Teaching Piano in Groups is accompanied by an extensive companion website, featuring a multi-format listing of resources as well as interviews with several group piano pedagogues.

Alfred's group piano for adults

an innovative method enhanced with audio and MIDI files for practice and performance

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Kenon D. Renfrow

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739049259

Category: Music

Page: 408

View: 7459

The Second Edition of Alfred's Group Piano for Adults, Book 2 includes updates inspired by numerous recommendations from group piano teachers and students. This book includes a CD-ROM containing both Audio and General MIDI Files of the 500+ accompaniments included in the text, each with an interesting and engaging arrangement coupled with the piano part. Designed for collegiate non-keyboard music majors with little or no keyboard experience, the easy-to-use text contains 26 units, each intended to be covered in one week, thus fulfilling two semesters or three quarters of study. Theory, technique, sight-reading, repertoire, harmonization, improvisation and ensemble activities are taught thoroughly and consistently throughout the text. The comb binding creates a lay-flat book that is perfect for study and performance. Book 2 is 408 pages.

Alfred's Self-teaching Adult Piano Course

The New, Easy and Fun Way to Teach Yourself to Play

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739052051

Category: Music

Page: 192

View: 2871

Continuing the incredible popularity of Alfreds Basic Adult Piano Course, this new book adapts the same friendly and informative style for adults who wish to teach themselves. With the Study-Guide pages that have been added to introduce the music, its almost like having a piano teacher beside you as you learn the skills needed to perform popular and familiar music. Five bonus pieces have been added: At Last * Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas * Laura * Over the Rainbow * Singin' in the Rain. Also included is a CD containing the piano part and an engaging arrangement for each of the 60 musical examples. 192 pages.

101 Ideas for Piano Group Class: Building an Inclusive Music Community for Students of All Ages and Abilities

Author: Mary Ann Froehlich

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457438851

Category: Music

Page: 84

View: 7815

This interactive, practical book for teachers not only contains creative ideas for group classes, but also includes mental energizers, room for notes, and brainstorming concepts for planning personalized group classes. It is divided into three sections: Part I lays the foundation for the educational philosophy behind group learning, Part II focuses on ideas for piano group classes, and Part III discusses teaching piano students with special needs.

Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course Level One: Lesson Book

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780882846163

Category: Music

Page: 95

View: 5470

A level one introduction to the study of piano playing for adults. An explanation of terminology, advice on technique plus sheet music for some beginning performances.

Dynamic Group-Piano Teaching

Transforming Group Theory into Teaching Practice

Author: Pamela Pike

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1315280353

Category: Music

Page: 252

View: 8320

Dynamic Group-Piano Teaching provides future teachers of group piano with an extensive framework of concepts upon which effective and dynamic teaching strategies can be explored and developed. Within fifteen chapters, it encompasses learning theory, group process, and group dynamics within the context of group-piano instruction. This book encourages teachers to transfer learning and group dynamics theory into classroom practice. As a piano pedagogy textbook, supplement for pedagogy classes, or resource for graduate teaching assistants and professional piano teachers, the book examines learning theory, student needs, assessment, and specific issues for the group-piano instructor.

I Used to Play Piano

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Victoria McArthur

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739035948

Category: Music

Page: 152

View: 2397

Eleven units organized to progress in difficulty; featuring arrangements of classical music, traditional pieces, and popular and jazz pieces, by various composers.

Alfred's Group Piano for Adults Student Book, Bk 2

An Innovative Method with Optional Compact Discs and General MIDI Disks for Enhanced Practice and Performance

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Kenon D. Renfrow

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780882847009

Category: Music

Page: 388

View: 5419

Alfred's Group Piano for Adults, Book 2 is designed for non-keyboard music majors with little or no keyboard experience. Upon completion of the course, students will have a strong grasp of functional skills, keyboard technique and musical styles. The text is easy to use, containing 30 units, each designed to be completed in one week. It is fully supported by CDs and MIDI disks with over 500 accompaniments.

Alfred's Piano 101: Teacher's Handbook for Books 1 & 2

Author: E. L. Lancaster,Kenon D. Renfrow

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457409219

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 6561

The Teacher's Handbook serves as an aid in curriculum development and daily lesson planning. Suggested daily lesson plans, suggested assignments following each lesson plan, teaching tips for each unit, suggested examinations for the semester and answer keys for the written exercises and unit review worksheets. It also suggests ways to successfully integrate keyboard and computer technology into the curriculum.

Adult all-in-one course

Author: Willard A. Palmer,Morton Manus,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780882849942

Category: Music

Page: 144

View: 8775

The Adult All-In-One Course combines all of the pages from the Lesson Books and selected pages from Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course Theory, Solo and Technic Books (Finger Aerobics) into each of these concise volumes.

Basic Timing for Pianists

Author: Allan Small

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457440717

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 4926

105 short exercises, leading to thorough and complete mastery of basic timing problems.

Alfred's Piano 101, Pop Book 1

Popular Music from Movies, TV, Radio and Stage to Play for Fun!

Author: Carol Matz

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457429378

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 9302

Designed to be used in conjunction with Piano 101, Book 1, this collection of popular pieces will help motivate students in continuing their studies. Selections from movies, TV, radio and stage reinforce concepts from each unit of the book, beginning with Unit 4. Titles: * Beauty and the Beast (from Walt Disney’s Beauty and the Beast) * Can You Feel the Love Tonight (from Walt Disney’s The Lion King) * Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead (from The Wizard of Oz) * Great Balls of Fire * It’s My Party * The James Bond Theme * The Lion Sleeps Tonight * Old Time Rock & Roll * Part of Your World (from Walt Disney’s The Little Mermaid) * (We’re Gonna) Rock Around the Clock * Take My Breath Away * Theme from New York, New York * This Land Is Your Land * What a Wonderful World * A Whole New World (from Walt Disney’s Aladdin) * Wipe Out.

Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course Theory

Author: Morton Manus,Willard A. Palmer,Amanda Vick Lethco

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780882846354

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 9487

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 Teach Yourself to Play Piano

Everything You Need to Know to Start Playing Now!, Includes Downloadable Audio

Author: Morton Manus,Willard A. Palmer,Thomas Palmer

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781470632113

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 9573

Learn to play the piano and open up a brand new world of musical knowledge with this exciting method from Alfred. Beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. Beginning with the fundamentals, you will learn about how to sit at the piano, fingerings, the keyboard's layout, and getting acquainted with standard musical notation. You will then move right along to playing different notes, scales, chords and songs, lesson by lesson, key by key, all while continuing to increase your ever-growing knowledge of reading and understanding standard musical notation. You will learn to play in an array of musical styles, including Pop, Blues, Classical, Folk, Hymns, Spirituals, and Ragtime. The online audio provides a helpful reference for play-along and practice that can be used anywhere you have a computer or mobile device. Be your own teacher, and let Alfred Music be your resource every step of the way.

Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course Greatest Hits, Bk 1

Book and CD

Author: Morton Manus,E. Lancaster

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780739021194

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 5892

Alfred's Greatest Hits series has overwhelmingly been accepted by students and teachers. This series combines just the right combination of hits from Broadway, Hollywood, television and recordings! As you might expect from Alfred, this series offers a rare combination of great music arranged with care and creativity. Your adult students can savor the excitement of playing pop music and reap the benefits from making practicing more fun and rewarding.

Alfred's Basic Group Piano Course

Author: Morton Manus,Gayle Kowalchyk,Amanda Vick Lethco,Willard A. Palmer,E. L. Lancaster

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739002155

Category: Music

Page: 80

View: 3241

This unique method was designed specifically for young students who are beginning piano study in a group setting. This easy-to-teach beginners course includes all of the most important components to develop comprehensive musicians and performers. CDs and MIDI Disks have accompaniments that range from simple drum patterns to full orchestrations that add musical interest and motivate students.