$59.95
Alfred's Group Piano for Adults: Student Book 1 (2nd Edition)
An Innovative Method Enhanced with Audio and MIDI Files for Practice and Performance
By E. L. Lancaster and Kenon D. Renfrow
Item: 00-30368
UPC: 038081330006
ISBN 10: 0739053019
ISBN 13: 9780739053010
PRICE: $59.95
Series: Alfred's Group Piano for Adults
Category: Piano - Alfred's Group Piano for Adults
Format: Comb Bound Book & CD-ROM
Instrument: Piano
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. Book 1 is 360 pages.
TITLE COMPOSER
How to Sit at the Keyboard
Basic Note and Rest Values
The Keyboard
Naming White Keys
ETUDE
UNIT 11 THE DOMINANT AND DOMINANT SEVENTH CHORDS
Tonic and Dominant
The V7 Chord
GERMAN DANCE
ETUDE
RONDINO
GERMAN DANCE
Octave
MARCH
MENUET IN D MINOR
Aeolian Mode
Dorian Mode
JOHNNY HAS GONE FOR A SOLDIER
Phrygian Mode
DREAM ECHOES
UNIT 9 MAJOR SCALES (GROUP 1) AND TRIADS OF THE KEY
Playing Triads of the Key
Playing Major Scales and Arpeggios
UNIT 26 REVIEW
The Damper Pedal
Mixolydian Mode
Ionian Mode
YANKEE DOODLE
Lydian Mode
Tetrachords and the Major Scale
Intervals of 6ths, 7ths and 8ths (octaves)
DANCE
BRIGHT LIGHTS BOOGIE
New Time Signature
WALTZ (THE CHILDREN'S MUSICAL FRIEND)
DANCE
Review Worksheet
UNIT 19 THE II CHORD
The ii Chord
FORTY-FINGER ENSEMBLE
The iii Chord
UNIT 16 PRIMARY CHORDS IN MINOR KEYS
ETUDE
UNIT 17 MINOR SCALES (GROUP 2) AND TRIADS OF THE KEY
Playing Triads of the Key in Harmonic Minor
New Time Signature
New Dynamic Signs
Key Signatures
MINIATURE WALTZ
MINUET
Playing Harmonic Minor Scales and Arpeggios
UNIT 1 KEYBOARD BASICS
Playing Major Scales and Arpeggios
THE CHASE
Triads: First Inversion
Triads: Second Inversion
Triads: in All Positions
CANON
SONATINA IN C MAJOR
BAGATELLE
Half Steps
Alberti Bass and Waltz Bass Accompaniment
ETUDE IN G MAJOR
Finding White Keys
Dynamic Signs
SUMMER NIGHT
Sharp, Flat and Natural Signs
Block Chords and Broken Chords
UNIT 12 THE SUBDOMINANT CHORD
Tonic and Subdominant
MINUET IN F MAJOR
BURLESKE
IN THE HALL OF THE MOUNTAIN KING (PEER GYNT SUITE)
THE ENTERTAINER
ALLEGRETTO
The Grand Staff
Time Signatures
Tempo Marks
Minor Scales
LITTLE FANTASY STUDY
WAYFARING STRANGER
APPENDIX D: LIST OF COMPOSITIONS (BY TITLE)
Index
Articulation
UNIT 15 MINOR SCALES (GROUP 1) AND TRIADS OF THE KEY
Review Worksheet
UNIT 2 INTERVALS AND OTHER KEYBOARD BASICS
Intervals
Playing Triads of the Key in Harmonic Minor
Playing Harmonic Minor Scales and Arpeggios
ALLEGRETTO
Eighth Notes, Eighth Rests, and Dotted Quarter Notes
Review Worksheet
UNIT 6 MINOR FIVE-FINGER PATTERN REVIEW
Seventh Chords
Playing Harmonic Minor Scales and Arpeggios
MOONLIGHT SONATA
Review Worksheet
UNIT 23 SEVENTH CHORDS
Minor Chords
Relative Minor Keys
ETUDE
ERIE CANAL
Review Worksheet
UNIT 5 MINOR FIVE-FINGER PATTERNS
Minor Five-Finger Patterns
ETUDE IN C MAJOR
DANCE
UNIT 22 MINOR SCALES (GROUP 3) AND TRIADS OF THE KEY
Major and Minor Five-Finger Patterns
Playing Triads of the Key in Harmonic Minor
Major Triads (Chords)
Playing Major Scales and Arpeggios
Review Worksheet
UNIT 3 MAJOR FIVE-FINGER PATTERNS
Major Five-Finger Patterns
THE CUCKOO
UNIT 18 MAJOR SCALES (GROUP 3) AND TRIADS OF THE KEY
Playing Triads of the Key
BARCAROLLE
WALTZ
Augmented Chords
Diminished Chords
The Dotted Eighth Note
TOPSY-TURVY
CHROMATIC RAG
The Whole-Tone Scale
THE BEAR
The Blues Scale
MORNING SALUTE
GERMAN DANCE
Review Worksheet
UNIT 10 MAJOR SCALES (GROUP 2) & TRIADS AND INVERSIONS
ECOSSAISE
Review Worksheet
SUPPLEMENTARY SOLO REPERTOIRE
SONG (THE FIRST TERM AT THE PIANO)
Playing Triads of the Key
THE SHEPHERD PIPES
UNIT 7 CHORD QUALITIES
The Chromatic Scale
Inversions of Seventh Chords
FULL MOON RISING
PRELUDE IN SEVENTHS
UNIT 24 OTHER SCALE STRUCTURES
Eighth-Note Triplets
TOCCATINA
PRELUDE (THE CHILDREN'S MUSICAL FRIEND)
Review Worksheet
UNIT 4 MAJOR FIVE-FINGER PATTERN REVIEW
Major Five-Finger Pattern Groups
Sixteenth Notes
LITTLE SCHERZO
UNIT 20 THE VI CHORD
The vi Chord
ECOSSAISE
UNIT 21 THE III CHORD
ODE TO JOY (SYMPHONY NO. 9)
UNIT 13 PRIMARY CHORDS IN MAJOR KEYS
MOONLIT SHORES
Review Worksheet
JUST STRUTTIN' ALONG
PRELUDE NO. 1
APPENDIX A: SCALE AND ARPEGGIO FINGERING CHARTS
APPENDIX B: GLOSSARY
Whole Steps
The Chromatic Scale
The Staff
The Treble Clef Sign
The Bass Clef Sign
UNIT 14 MINOR SCALES IN TETRACHORD POSITION
APPENDIX C: LIST OF COMPOSITIONS (BY COMPOSER)
UNIT 8 MAJOR SCALES IN TETRACHORD POSITION
UNIT 25 MODES