(Willis). The Modern Course series provides a clear and complete foundation in the study of the piano that enables the student to think and feel musically. It may be preceded by the Teaching Little Fingers to Play series. Pianism and musicianship march on in this book and the student becomes increasingly familiar with works from the masters.
(Willis). A piano series for the early beginner combining rote and note approach. The melodies are written with careful thought and are kept as simple as possible, yet they are refreshingly delightful. All the music lies within the grasp of the child's small hands.
(Music Sales America). A fun repertoire of easy-to-play tunes for beginning pianists, specially created and graded to be used with John Thompson's Easiest Piano Course series. The pieces in this book are ideal for students reaching Part Two, Part Three or Part Four of the course. As well as reinforcing basic technique, the selection of catchy, well-known pop songs featured in First Piano Pops will help aspiring pianists to develop their musicality while increasing the enjoyment of learning. 15 songs, including: Apologize * Bridge over Troubled Water * Clocks * (They Long to Be) Close to You * Imagine * Lean on Me * Piano Man * Someone like You * Your Song * and more.
(Willis). Your students will love playing these early elementary level supplements with fantastic optional teacher accompaniments arranged by Glenda Austin. They complement and enhance the original Teaching Little Fingers to Play method, offering important guides and reminders to reinforce musical concepts. Our Teaching Little Fingers series successfully encourages advancement and also provides delightful recital material! 10 songs, including: The Bare Necessities * Can You Feel the Love Tonight * Kiss the Girl * Mickey Mouse March * Winnie the Pooh * and more.
John Thompson’s Easiest Piano Course is one of the most-loved and best-selling piano methods in the world. John Thompson’s timeless approach to teaching has been trusted by generations of teachers to start millions of students on their musical journey. This book includes 50 repertoire pieces to complement the Easiest Piano Course, helping to reinforce basic technique, develop musicality and increase the enjoyment of learning. These simplified arrangements are also ideal sight-reading practice for more advanced pupils. With a great selection of popular hits from Adele, Coldplay, ABBA and more, there’s plenty in the Big Songbook for any child star-in-the-making to enjoy! Songlist: - Bad Blood [Taylor Swift] - Black Magic [Little Mix] - Blame It On Me [George Ezra] - Bridge Over Troubled Water [Simon & Garfunkel] - Chasing Cars [Snow Patrol] - Clocks [Coldplay] - (They Long To Be) Close To You [The Carpenters] - Dancing Queen [ABBA] - (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay [Otis Redding] - Eternal Flame [The Bangles] - Eye Of The Tiger [Survivor] - Ghost [Ella Henderson] - Halo [Beyoncé] - Happy [Pharrell Williams] - Hello [Adele] - History [One Direction] - Hold Back The River [James Bay] - Hold My Hand [Jess Glynne] - I Have A Dream [ABBA] - I Knew You Were Trouble [Taylor Swift] - I Will Always Love You [Whitney Houston] - Just The Way You Are [Bruno Mars] - Let It Go [Idina Menzel] - Love Is All Around [The Troggs] - Love Me Like You Do [Ellie Goulding] - Love Yourself [Justin Bieber] - Lush Life [Zara Larsson] - Mad World [Michael Andrews feat. Gary Jules] - Make You Feel My Love [Adele] - Mamma Mia [ABBA] - My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme from Titanic) [Céline Dion] - Night Changes [One Direction] - Paradise [Coldplay] - Photograph [Ed Sheeran] - Piano Man [Billy Joel] - Right Place Right Time [Olly Murs] - Rude [Magic!] - Rule The World [Take That] - Run [Snow Patrol] - Shake It Off [Taylor Swift] - A Sky Full Of Stars [Coldplay] - Someone Like You [Adele] - The Sound Of Silence [Simon & Garfunkel] - Sugar [Maroon 5] - Thinking Out Loud [Ed Sheeran] - Trouble [Coldplay] - Troublemaker [Olly Murs] - Wake Me Up [Avicii] - Wonderful Tonight [Eric Clapton] - Your Song [Elton John]
A time-honored tradition just got better! The John W. Schaum Piano Course has been newly revised with 100 percent new engravings and typesetting, highlighting for concept emphasis, updated song titles and lyrics, and illustrations.
(Willis). Thompson's popular Note Speller includes drills in notation and musical rudiments for the piano student. Notes are presented so that learning to read notes goes hand-in-hand with the student's piano lessons.