Premier Piano Course Technique Book 1B

New to this level are Hands-Together Workshops that focus on developing the skills necessary for coordinating hands-together playing. Each page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457426277

Category: Music

Page: 32

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The technical tools and artistic skills learned in Technique 1A are enhanced and expanded in Technique 1B. Four new technique tools are introduced that relate to smooth legato, crisp staccato, rising wrist and amazing phrasing. Patterned exercises provide repetitions that make technique feel natural and artistic etudes showcase a student’s technique in an expressive musical setting. New to this level are Hands-Together Workshops that focus on developing the skills necessary for coordinating hands-together playing. Each page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book.

Premier Piano Course Technique Book 6

Artistic Etudes showcase a student's technique in an expressive musical setting and Masterwork Etudes provide training to play standard masterworks. Each page in the Technique book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1470622092

Category: Music

Page: 48

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Technique 6 continues and expands on the technical and artistic tools learned in Technique books 1A--5. Four new Technique Tools clearly present technical goals through appealing and descriptive exercises. Artistic Etudes showcase a student's technique in an expressive musical setting and Masterwork Etudes provide training to play standard masterworks. Each page in the Technique book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson book. Technique Tools: * Slur Gestures * Voicing the Melody * The Soft Pedal---Una Corda * Trills

Premier Piano Course Technique Book 4

technical tools and artistic skills learned in Alfred's Premier Piano Course,
Technique Books 1A–3, are enhanced and expanded in Technique Book 4. Each
page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1470625164

Category: Music

Page: 40

View: 177

Technique 4 continues and expands on the technical and artistic tools learned in Technique books 1A - 3. The five new Technique Tools introduced are: staccato against legato, playing in and out of black keys, speed links, open the hand, and rock the Alberti bass. Artistic Etudes showcase a studentäó»s technique in an expressive musical setting, and Hands-Together Workshops focus on developing the skills necessary for coordinating hands-together playing. Masterwork Etudes provide training to play standard masterworks. Each page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book.

Alfred s Premier Piano Course Technique 6

Artistic Etudes showcase a student's technique in an expressive musical setting and Masterwork Etudes provide training to play standard masterworks. Each page in the Technique book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780739070727

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 401

Technique 6 continues and expands on the technical and artistic tools learned in Technique books 1A--5. Four new Technique Tools clearly present technical goals through appealing and descriptive exercises. Artistic Etudes showcase a student's technique in an expressive musical setting and Masterwork Etudes provide training to play standard masterworks. Each page in the Technique book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson book. Technique Tools: Slur Gestures * Voicing the Melody * The Soft Pedal---Una Corda * Trills.

Alfred s Premier Piano Course Lesson Book 3

"Beautifully presented and intelligently paced, the Lesson Books combine unusually attractive music and lyrics. The books feature note reading, rhythm reading, sight-reading and technical workouts.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739052327

Category: Music

Page: 47

View: 945

"Beautifully presented and intelligently paced, the Lesson Books combine unusually attractive music and lyrics. The books feature note reading, rhythm reading, sight-reading and technical workouts. Each piece on the CD was recorded at a performance tempo and a slower practice tempo. In the Theory Book, each new musical concept is reinforced through fun-filled writing, listening and playing exercises. With games and puzzles added to compositional and creative activities, students retain concepts more easily and learn more thoroughly. The appealing repertoire with charming lyrics in the Performance Book & CD further reinforces and enhances the learning of new musical concepts introduced in the Lesson Book. Includes attractive music created by internationally acclaimed composers in a variety of styles, plus tips on how to perform more musically"--Shop for museum piano website.

Premier Piano Course Technique Book 1A

Each page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book; when the Lesson, Theory, Performance and Technique books are used together, they offer a fully integrated and unparalleled comprehensive approach to piano ...

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred's Premier Piano Course

ISBN: 9780739045435

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 846

Now your students will have the technical tools needed to achieve artistic performances. They will encounter skills in four areas---playing naturally (physical aspects), moving freely (around the keyboard), playing beautifully (tone production) and playing artistically. The technical goals are accomplished through three types of activities---patterned exercises with necessary repetitions to make the technique feel natural, artistic etudes that showcase the student's technique in an artistic musical setting and appealing and descriptive exercises called Technique Tools. The nine Technique Tools in Level 1A relate to relaxed shoulders, arm weight, moving freely, strong fingertips, finger weights, repeated notes, thumb position, finger independence and gentle hand rock. Each page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book; when the Lesson, Theory, Performance and Technique books are used together, they offer a fully integrated and unparalleled comprehensive approach to piano instruction. 32 pages.

Alfred s Premier Piano Course Technique 2B

Masterwork etudes provide training to play standard masterworks. Each page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated

ISBN: 9780739059357

Category: Music

Page: 40

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Technique 2B continues and expands on the technical and artistic tools learned in Technique books 1A, 1B, and 2A. The seven new Technique Tools introduced are: three-note slurs, preparing quickly for hand crossings, feel the downbeat, finger stretches, legato pedal, finger 1 under finger 3, and finger 3 over finger 1. Artistic Etudes showcase a student's technique in an expressive musical setting, and Hands-Together Workshops focus on developing the skills necessary for coordinating hands-together playing. Masterwork etudes provide training to play standard masterworks. Each page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book.

Premier Piano Course Technique Book 2A

A Note to Teachers The art of playing the piano requires three things: knowledge,
musical feeling, and the physical skills to ... The technical tools and artistic skills
learned in Alfred's Premier Piano Course, Technique Books 1A and 1B, are
enhanced and expanded in Technique Book 2A. ... In Technique 2A, students
encounter technical skills in four areas, similar to 1A and 1B: • Playing Naturally •
Moving ...

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457432889

Category: Music

Page: 40

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Technique 2A continues and expands on the technical and artistic tools learned in Technique books 1A and 1B. The seven new Technique Tools introduced are: dynamic shaping, crossing over the thumb, solid-sounding chords, two-note slurs, seamless melodies, balance between melody and accompaniment, and damper pedal footwork. Artistic Etudes showcase a student’s technique in an expressive musical setting, and Hands-Together Workshops focus on developing the skills necessary for coordinating hands-together playing. Each page in the Technique Book correlates with a specific page in the Lesson Book.

Premier Piano Course Assignment Book

Perfect for organizing practice time for any student in Alfred’s Premier Piano Course Level 1A--6, this book includes 36 lesson assignment sheets, a performance repertoire list and a dictionary of musical terms.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9781457427497

Category: Music

Page:

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Perfect for organizing practice time for any student in Alfred’s Premier Piano Course Level 1A--6, this book includes 36 lesson assignment sheets, a performance repertoire list and a dictionary of musical terms. The 2-page weekly layout provides a simple assignment grid that allows the teacher to write the assignment and practice suggestions efficiently, using only a minimum of lesson time. A practice chart, blank music staves and parent-teacher notepad area complete the easy-to-read format.

Alfred s Premier Piano Course Lesson 5

Premier Piano Course Level 5 lets students develop their rhythm skills using sixteenth notes in 3/8 and 6/8 time.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated

ISBN: 9780739057964

Category: Music

Page: 47

View: 631

Alfred's Premier Piano Course Level 5 lets students develop their rhythm skills using sixteenth notes in 3/8 and 6/8 time. A special focus is a stylistic introduction to the Baroque and Classical masterworks. Additional pieces range from lyrical ballads and jazz styles to arrangements of familiar classic and folk themes. New concepts introduced include augmented triads, grace notes and additional scales and keys. Each piece on the CD was recorded at a performance tempo and a slower practice tempo.

Premier Piano Express Bk 4 All In One Accelerated Course Book Online Audio Software

"Features of the course: designed for students who need a fast-paced approach; integrates lesson, theory, performance and technique pages; utilizes a non-position reading approach to avoid fixed hand positions; introduces rhythms in ...

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Premier Piano Course

ISBN: 9781470638641

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 588

"Features of the course: designed for students who need a fast-paced approach; integrates lesson, theory, performance and technique pages; utilizes a non-position reading approach to avoid fixed hand positions; introduces rhythms in multiple-note patterns ... Book 4 includes downloadable TNS2 Custom Mix Software and MP3s of: acoustic piano performances at practice tempos, acoustic piano performances at performance tempos"--Back cover.

Premier Piano Express

Book 3 continues the steady development of artistry and keyboard skills that began in Books 1 and 2. The book is organized into skills-based units that feature clear explanations of important musical concepts.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Premier Piano Course

ISBN: 9781470638023

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 655

Premier Piano Express is designed for students who need a fast-paced approach to piano study. Based on the concepts and music from Premier Piano Course, this All-in-One Accelerated Course integrates Lesson, Theory, Technique, and Performance pages. Book 3 continues the steady development of artistry and keyboard skills that began in Books 1 and 2. The book is organized into skills-based units that feature clear explanations of important musical concepts. Worksheets within each unit provide review and strengthen understanding. Included with the book is a CD-ROM that contains both audio performances on acoustic piano and orchestrated accompaniments for selected pieces. Accompaniments are also available for download.

Premier Piano Course Christmas Book 1A

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Premier Piano Course Lesson Book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457431076

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 575

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Premier Piano Course Lesson Book. Can be used with any method as soon as students begin reading on the grand staff. Contains teacher duet accompaniments for an enhanced musical experience. Titles: * Away in a Manger * Dance of the Reed Flutes (from The Nutcracker Suite) * Go, Tell It on the Mountain * Good King Wenceslas * Jingle Bells * Jolly Old Saint Nicholas * O Come, All Ye Faithful * O Come, Little Children * O Come, O Come Emmanuel * Up on the Housetop * We Three Kings of Orient Are

Premier Piano Course Performance 1b

Each piece was recorded at a performance tempo and a slower practice tempo. The audio for this book is also available for download here The music from this book is available in the Piano Maestro app that's downloadable here.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739036280

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 309

The appealing repertoire with charming lyrics further reinforces and enhances the learning of new musical concepts introduced in the Lesson Book. Includes attractive music created by internationally acclaimed composers in a variety of styles, plus tips on how to perform more musically. Each piece was recorded at a performance tempo and a slower practice tempo. The audio for this book is also available for download here The music from this book is available in the Piano Maestro app that's downloadable here. Learn more About JoyTunes, the maker of Piano Maestro here.

Premier Piano Express

The book is organized into skills-based units that feature clear explanations of important musical concepts. Worksheets within each unit provide review and strengthen understanding.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781470633691

Category:

Page: 96

View: 584

Premier Piano Express is designed for students who need a fast-paced approach to piano study. Based on the concepts and music from Premier Piano Course, this All-in-One Accelerated Course integrates Lesson, Theory, Technique, and Performance pages. The book is organized into skills-based units that feature clear explanations of important musical concepts. Worksheets within each unit provide review and strengthen understanding. Included with the book is a CD-ROM that contains both audio performances on acoustic piano and orchestrated accompaniments for selected pieces. Accompaniments are also available for download.

Alfred s Premier Piano Course Christmas 1A

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Lesson Book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780739054918

Category: Music

Page: 23

View: 564

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Lesson Book. Can be used with any method as soon as students begin reading on the grand staff. Contains teacher duet accompaniments for an enhanced musical experience. Titles: Away in a Manger * Dance of the Reed Flutes (from The Nutcracker Suite) * Go, Tell It on the Mountain * Good King Wenceslas * Jingle Bells * Jolly Old Saint Nicholas * O Come, All Ye Faithful * O Come, Little Children * O Come, O Come Emmanuel * Up on the Housetop * We Three Kings of Orient Are. 24 pages.

Alfred s Premier Piano Course Christmas 1B

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Lesson Book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Publishing Company, Incorporated

ISBN: 9780739054925

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 551

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Lesson Book. Contains teacher duet accompaniments for an enhanced musical experience. Titles: Angels We Have Heard on High * Coventry Carol * Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy (from The Nutcracker Suite) * Deck the Halls * God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen * It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year * Jingle Bells * Russian Dance (Tr?pak) (from The Nutcracker Suite) * Silent Night * Toyland. 24 pages.

Premier Piano Course Christmas 5

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Premier Piano Course Lesson Book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 0739085549

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 119

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Premier Piano Course Lesson Book. Titles: * Angels We Have Heard on High * Auld Lang Syne * Gesu Bambino (The Infant Jesus) * It Came Upon the Midnight Clear * Jingle Bells * Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! * March (from The Nutcracker) * O Christmas Tree * What Child Is This?

Premier Piano Course Lesson Book 5

In Alfredäó»s Premier Piano Course Level 5 students develop their rhythm skills using sixteenth notes in 3/8 and 6/8 time.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 145743119X

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 397

In Alfredäó»s Premier Piano Course Level 5 students develop their rhythm skills using sixteenth notes in 3/8 and 6/8 time. A special focus is a stylistic introduction to the Baroque and Classical masterworks. Additional pieces range from lyrical ballads and jazz styles to arrangements of familiar classic and folk themes. New concepts introduced include augmented triads, grace notes and additional scales and keys.

Alfred s Premier Piano Course Christmas 2A

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Lesson Book.

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing

ISBN: 9780739055045

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 643

Familiar motivational pieces for the holiday season using the same concepts introduced in the corresponding Lesson Book. Some pieces contain teacher duet accompaniments for an enhanced musical experience. Titles: Arabian Dance (from The Nutcracker Suite) * Bring a Torch, Jeannette, Isabella * Carol of the Bells * Ding, Dong Merrily on High * It Came Upon the Midnight Clear * Jingle Bells * The Little Drummer Boy * O Come, All Ye Faithful * Over the River and Through the Woods * Up on the Housetop * We Wish You a Merry Christmas. 24 pages.