Alfred Music Announces Release of Instrument Starter Packs for Piano, Guitar, and 'Ukulele

Alfred Music Announces Release of Instrument Starter Packs for Piano, Guitar, and 'Ukulele

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Wednesday, October 30, 2013
The leader in educational music products offers various top-selling starter packs including the Music for Little Mozarts Deluxe Starter Pack, Alfred’s Kid’s Piano Starter Pack, Alfred’s Teach Yourself to Play Piano Complete Starter Pack, Alfred’s Kid’s Guitar Course Electric Starter Pack, and the Daniel Ho ‘Ukulele Complete Starter Pack. These packs provide everything needed to begin playing a new instrument right away.

The Music for Little Mozarts Deluxe Starter Pack includes an electric keyboard with 61 full-size keys and touch sensitivity for piano and forte ability. Also included is the full, deluxe Music for Little Mozarts pack with books, CDs, flash cards, plush toys, magnetic activity board, sheet music stand for keyboard, and carrying case. The Music for Little Mozarts piano method course was written for the preschool age group (four-, five-, and six-year-olds) and provides a balance between the discipline necessary for playing the piano and the enjoyment one receives from the process of music making.

Alfred's Kid's Piano Starter Pack includes a high-quality Firebrand™ 61-key, touch sensitive electric piano with 128 preset sounds and rhythms. Deluxe accessories include an attached music stand, power adapter, and the complete Alfred's Kid's Piano Course. This course is the world's best-selling multimedia instructional series for kids and includes the book, CD, and DVD.

Alfred's Teach Yourself to Play Piano Complete Starter Pack includes a high-quality, full-size Firebrand™ electric piano that features a 61full-size keys with 136 preset sounds and 128 rhythms, an illuminated LED keyboard display, built in speakers, and a recording functionality. Also included in this starter pack is a music stand and Alfred's Teach Yourself to Play Piano Course, which includes a book, CD, DVD, and Software for Mac and PC.

Joining the award-winning Alfred's Kid's Guitar Starter Pack for acoustic guitar is Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course Electric Starter Pack. This award-winning, best-selling complete starter pack includes a high-quality 3/4-size Firebrand™ electric guitar with deluxe accessories including a portable amplifier, a gig bag carrying case with straps, a Firebrand® portable electronic tuner with batteries included, a set of Firebrand® guitar picks, and Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course. The course, which includes a book, CD, and DVD, was the recipient of the Disney's iParenting Media Award for "Best Product of the Year." It uses plain language that's easy for kids to understand and uses characters to guide students along by pointing out what is important on each page.

Daniel Ho is one of today's most influential 'ukulele players, having won six consecutive GRAMMY Awards. The Daniel Ho 'Ukulele Starter Pack includes a high-quality Firebrand™ concert 'ukulele, with 'ukulele strap, and Ho's instructional video, 'Ukulele: A Beginning Method. This DVD teaches you all the basics of playing 'ukulele such as how to hold the instrument, playing technique, chords, strumming patterns, songs, and much more. Also included in this starter pack is the sheet music for his widely covered instrumental anthem "Pineapple Mango," which has become an internet sensation, Daniel Ho's 'Ukulele Hits , and a 'ukulele chord chart.

The Music for Little Mozarts Starter Pack, Alfred's Kid's Piano Starter Pack, and Alfred's Teach Yourself to Play Piano Complete Starter Pack are available for $199.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com. Alfred's Kid's Electric Guitar Starter Pack is available for $199.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com. The Daniel Ho 'Ukulele Starter Pack is available for $49.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com.