DescriptionA collection of favourite jazz tunes, superbly arranged by Stephen Duro to introduce the concepts and techniques required for the Associated Board Grade 2 jazz exam. In this popular series. well-known repertoire makes it easy to learn new skills and progress through the grades.SonglistCaravanGirl TalkI Should CareI´m Getting Sentimental Over YouLazy RiverLover Man (Oh Where Can You Be)Lullaby Of BirdlandQuiet Night Of Quiet Stars (Corcovado)SolitudeStella By StarlightTequilaThat Ole Devil Called LoveWalkin´ ShoesWhen Sunny Gets Blue
DescriptionThe Musician´s Guide to Cover Gigs. You could be the greatest player in the world, but until you get in front of a live audience, your talent means nothing. Written in straight-forward language by professional gigging musicians, Making Money Making Music guides artists through every aspect of achieving financial success through lucrative cover gigs. This easy-to-use reference shows readers how to start or join a cover band, choose the right cover songs, land the first gigs or get better ones, handle marketing and promotion, use proper sound and lighting systems, put on a killer show, and much more.
DescriptionFor over 170 years the C.F. Martin company has produced some of the finest flat-top acoustic Guitars in the world. Martin´s designs for the shape and construction of these instruments have influenced virtually every other manufacturer, and the flat-top Guitar as we know it today is essentially the same as that established by Martin in the 1850s.At one time or another Martin´s Guitars have driven the sound of every kind of popular music, from country to pop, from bluegrass to rock ´n´ roll, and with the current resurgence of acoustic music, Martin´s premier Guitars are once more finding a new generation of enthusiastic musicians. The Martin Book is a fresh view of this extraordinary Guitar maker, pulling together many strands of musical and manufacturing lore into a fascinating whole that illuminates Martin´s long and varied history. Dozens of specially commissioned full-color photographs show every kind of Martin model, some of which come from Martin´s own unique collection. Meticulous listings for collectors and enthusiasts simplify the identification of Martin instruments and detail virtually every guitar that the company has produced since the early 1830s.
A Piano Book for BeginnersInstrument : pianoNombre de Pages : 48The long-established piano teaching method by Blake & Capp: a favourite with teachers for generations. Making Music is suitable for individual or classroom use. It gives an easy to follow outline for the first four lessons. There are also helpful group practice ideas such as rhythmic tapping, singing, fingerings and musical games.
DescriptionThis collection of 21 popular tunes has been carefully arranged and graded to provide attractive teaching repertoire for young flautists. The familiarity of the material will stimulate pupils´ enthusiasm and encourage their practice. The technical demands of the solo part increase progresively up to the standard of Associated Board Grade I. The piano accompaniments are simple yet effective and should be within the range of most pianists. Jerry Lanning is a graduate of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He is a widely experienced arranger in both popular and classical fields, with many published arrangements to his credit. He also teaches (mainly the piano) at Wycombe Abbey School and Bradfield College.SonglistAll My Loving [Beatles, The]Any Dream Will Do [Lloyd Webber, Andrew]Barbie Girl [Aqua]Dance To Your DaddyEdelweiss [Rodgers, Richard]Eensy, Weensy SpiderGuanatanamera [Seeger, Pete] [Orbon, Julian]Hey Hey Are You Ready To Play [Pike, Graham] [Kitchen, Liz]I Have A Dream [Abba]I´m Popeye The Sailor Man [Lerner, Sammy]Jean De Florette (Theme) [Petit, Jean-claude]Land Of Hope And Glory [Elgar, Edward]No Matter What (Whistle Down The Wind) [Lloyd Webber, Andrew]O No, John!Oom Pah Pah [Bart, Lionel]Pavane (Capriol Suite) [Warlock, Peter]Sarabande [Handel, George Frideric]Skaters´ Waltz [Waldteufel, Emil]Somethin´ Stupid [Parks, C. Carson]The Phantom Of The Opera [Lloyd Webber, Andrew]The Yellow Rose Of Texas
DescriptionEasy popular Christmas pieces for young Flautists, carefully arranged and graded to provide attractive teaching repertoire by Jerry Lanning. New concepts and techniques are introduced progressively, and the familiarity with the material will stimulate pupils´ enthusiasms and encourage their practice. Suitable for players grades 1-2 standard. This edition includes demonstration and backing tracks on CD.SonglistAngels, From The Realms Of GloryAway In A MangerChristmas AlphabetDeck The HallsDing Dong! Merrily On HighGood King WenceslasHappy Xmas (War Is Over)I Believe In Father ChristmasI Saw Mommy Kissing Santa ClausJingle Bell RockJolly Old St NicholasLonely This ChristmasO Christmas Tree (O Tannenbaum)PatapanRockingSilent NightThe BirdsThe First NowellThe Holly And The IvyWe Three Kings Of Orient AreWhen Santa Got Stuck Up The Chimney
DescriptionCarefully arranged and graded pieces for young violinists. Three volumes of attractive popular repertoire with piano accompaniments.SonglistAnnie´s SongAutumn (The Four Seasons)Castle On A CloudGreensleevesHavah NagilahImagineLeaving On A Jet PlaneMull Of KintyreNellie The ElephantSailing [Downs, Colin]Skye Boat SongThe Chronicles Of Narnia-aslan´s ThemeThe Gift To Be SimpleTulips From AmsterdamVincentWho Do You Think You´re Kidding Mr Hitler
DescriptionEasy popular pieces for young guitarists selected and arranged by David Burden. This collection of popular tunes covers all styles of music which beginning guitarists will enjoy playing. The familiarity of the material will stimulate people´s enthusiasm and encourage their practice, while introducing them to new techniques. The technical demands increase through the book but the general standard is approximately Grade 1 classical guitar. SonglistAutumn (The Four Seasons) [Vivaldi, Antonio]California Dreaming [Mamas And The Papas, The]Chitty Chitty Bang Bang [Sherman, Richard] [Sherman, Robert]Congratulations [Martin, Bill] [Coulter, Phil]Fernando [Abba]Good King WenceslasImagine [Lennon, John]Lord Of The Dance [Carter, Sydney]Michael RowMoney, Money, Money [Abba]Mull Of Kintyre [Mccartney, Paul]Ob-la-di, Ob-la-da [Beatles, The]Ode To Joy (Symphony No.9 ´Choral´) [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Sailor´s HornpipeSupercalifragilisticexpialidocious (Mary Poppins) [Sherman, Richard] [Sherman, Robert]Tales Of The Unexpected (Theme) [Grainger, Ron]The Camptown RacesThe Irish WasherwomanTheme (Symphony No.94 In G ´The Surprise´) [Haydn, Franz Joseph]When I Needed A Neighbour [Carter, Sydney]Where Do I Begin (Love Story) [Lai, Francis]
DescriptionEasy popular pieces for young guitarists selected and arranged selected and arranged by David Burden. This collection of popular tunes covers all styles of music which beginner guitarists will enjoy playing. The familiarity of the material will stimulate people´s enthusiasm and encourage their practice, while introducing them to new techniques. The technical demands increase through the book but the general standard is approximately Grade 2 classical guitar. SonglistAll My LovingAmazing GraceAnnie´s SongAny Dream Will DoChim Chim Cher-eeClose Every DoorEastendersIn The Bleak MidwinterLast Of The Summer WineLove Changes EverythingMy Favourite ThingsOne Foot In The GraveSpring (The Four Seasons)Three Lions ´98Winter (The Four Seasons)With A Little Help From My HelpYellow Submarine
DescriptionMaking The Grade provides supplementary pieces for students studying for ABRSM grade examinations, who are looking for graded pieces outside the exam syllabus. This volume is a collection of 16 easy and fun arrangements of popular songs for Piano at grade 2 level. The book combines a great deal of contemporary repertoire with a selection of true pop classics.SonglistBeneath Your Beautiful [Sandé, Emeli]Born To Die [Del Rey, Lana]Don´t Know Why [Jones, Norah]Grenade [Mars, Bruno]Impossible [Arthur, James]Lean On Me [Withers, Bill]Let It Be [Beatles, The]Little Things [One Direction]Mamma Mia [Abba]One More Night [Maroon 5]Poker Face [Lady Gaga]Price Tag [Jessie J]Someone Like You [Adele]Somewhere Only We Know [Keane]Take A Bow [Rihanna]Your Song [Elton John]