Saxophone Basics

A Method for Individual and Group Learningtenor Saxophone

Author: Andy Hampton

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571529735

Category: Music

Page: 64

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Saxophone Basics is a landmark method by one of the leading figures in saxophone education. It starts at absolute beginner level and progresses to about elementary level (Grade 2). There are 22 stages and 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 illustration. This tenor saxophone teacher's book offers tips on how to approach new techniques and motivate young players. This book would be particularly helpful for teachers who are not saxophone specialists.

Saxophone For Dummies

Author: Denis Gäbel,Michael Villmow

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111808487X

Category: Music

Page: 384

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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.

Flute Basics

A Method for Individual and Group Learning

Author: Sally Adams

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571522842

Category: Music

Page: 64

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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 Saxophone

Author: Jonathan Rutland

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781408107638

Category: Saxophone

Page: 72

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The way to learn through songs and tunes.

Clarinet Basics

A Method for Individual and Group Learning

Author: Paul Harris

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571522828

Category: Music

Page: 64

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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.

Play Alto Sax Today!

Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

ISBN: 9780634052996

Category: Music

Page: 48

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(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!

Progressive Complete Learn to Play Saxophone Manual

Author: Peter Gelling

Publisher: Koala Publications

ISBN: 9781864692594

Category: Music

Page: 216

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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.

Ultimate Pop & Rock Instrumental Solos

Flute, Level 2-3

Author: N.A

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated

ISBN: 9780739094884

Category: Music

Page: 87

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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.

Progressive Beginner Saxophone

Author: Peter Gelling

Publisher: Koala Publications

ISBN: 9781864691207

Category: Music

Page: 63

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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.

Learn to Play Sax

A Beginner's Guide to Playing Saxophone

Author: Ollie Weston

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781845433550

Category: Recorded accompaniments (Saxophone)

Page: 256

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This book provides the beginner alto saxophone player with all the skills you need to get started. Following simple illustrated lessons, you will learn to play in a variety of styles – from funk and pop to soul, jazz and blues. Easy-to-follow lessons will help you pick up the essentials – creating a warm, rich, even sound, mastering rhythm and notation, and improvising – until you are ready to join a band and start jamming! The backing CD provides accompanying tracks to help you play the right style, and demonstrations of the material for you to listen to and emulate. The book isn’t only for alto sax players, students of the tenor sax will also get plenty from the lessons and the scale library, allowing them to create simple improvisations and letting them ‘jazz up’ a melody. About the author Ollie Weston is Professor of Jazz Saxophone at the Guildhall School of Music and currently runs both the Jazz Workshop and the Jazz MA courses for the Junior School. As well as numerous smaller groups, he writes and arranges music for his own quartet, and co-leads the Zephyr Saxophone Quartet. His session credits include 19 Management, Island Records, Edwyn Collins, Jamie Cullum and Amy Winehouse. Ollie has also played in many West End productions.

Rubank Elementary Method Saxophone

Author: N. W. Hovey

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781423444817

Category: Music

Page: 48

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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.

Saxophone Basics

Daily Practice Guide for Sax

Author: David Liebman,Matt Vashlishan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781562241070

Category: Music

Page: 72

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A New Tune a Day for Alto Saxophone

Author: Ned Bennett

Publisher: A New Tune a Day

ISBN: 9781846096853

Category: Recorded accompaniments (Saxophone)

Page: 48

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Easy-to-follow lessons and clear photographs and diagrams help guide you to achieve the very best in tone, technique and posture. The selection of music is fresh and exciting, including duets and rounds to inspire the student and ensure that those crucial practice hours are never boring! Book 2 builds on Book 1 and delivers more advanced technique, repertoire and theory, and all with the great variety of pieces and exercises that are the hallmark of the series. The accompanying audio CD features a virtuoso performance and backing track for each piece, as well as recorded examples to support the lessons. This award-winning tutorial series is an essential stepping-stone for every young musician and is a vital tool for teachers and students alike.

Abracadabra Clarinet

The Way to Learn Through Songs and Tunes

Author: Jonathan Rutland

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781408107652

Category: Clarinet

Page: 72

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The way to learn through songs and tunes.

Paul Harris's Clarinet basics

Author: Paul Harris

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571518142

Category: Music

Page: 64

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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).

Recorder from the Beginning

Author: John Pitts

Publisher: Music Sales Amer

ISBN: 9780711950818

Category: Music

Page: 50

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(Music Sales America). This recorder course by John Pitts is written for 7-11 year olds no previous knowledge of music or recorders is necessary. It is carefully graded with clear explanations at every stage, enouraging children to develop musical skils as well as recorder techniques. Book 3 introduces the remaining eight notes plus seven new notes with familiar fingerings (enharmonics).

A Tune a Day

Clarinet

Author: C. Paul Herfurth

Publisher: Music Sales Amer

ISBN: 9780711915572

Category: Music

Page: 53

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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.

Guitar Basics

A Landmark Guitar Method for Individual and Group Learning

Author: James Longworth,Nick Walker

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 9780571532285

Category: Music

Page: 48

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Guitar Basics is a landmark method for young guitarists. It starts at absolute beginner level and progresses to beginner level. The method is set out in fifteen stages and contains original pieces and traditional tunes in an array of styles including classical, folk and world music as well as well-known favorite film and TV themes such as James Bond, Batman and The Flintstones. There is a thorough introduction to standard notation, with sections on chords and TAB, whilst ensemble pieces are ideal for group teaching. The enhanced CD provides accompaniment parts, teachers' notes and tips for parents which are easily downloaded, or it can be simply used to play the fun backing tracks!

A Tune a Day

For Saxophone

Author: C. Paul Herfurth

Publisher: A tune a day

ISBN: 9780711915756

Category: Saxophone

Page: 62

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