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Absolute Beginners - Piano

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Music Sales America. Instructional. Softcover with CD. 48 pages. Music Sales #AM988911. Published by Music Sales (HL.14001015).

Item Number: HL.14001015
ISBN 0825635284. Instructional. 9x12 inches.

Step-by-step pictures take you from the first day excercises to playing along with a backing track! Absolute Beginners has been designed to tell you everything you need to know from the very first time you sit down at your piano.

  • Introduction 
  • Playing Position  
  • Fingering 
  • Hand Position 
  • Finding Your Way Around 
  • Clefs 
  • Rhythm 
  • Your First Note 
  • Your First Exercise 
  • New Notes D and E 
  • Playing C, D, and E 
  • Merrily We Roll Along 
  • New Notes F, G, A, and B 
  • Playing F to B and a New C 
  • Lightly Row 
  • Left-Hand C, D, and E 
  • Au Clair De La Lune  Performed by Claude Debussy
  • Left-Hand F and G 
  • Ode to Joy  Performed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Frere Jacques 
  • Playing Notes and Rests 
  • Bass Moving in Fourths 
  • Hands Together, Ties, and Rests 
  • New Notes and Review 
  • First Songs for Two Hands 
  • Kum Ba Yah 
  • Little Brown Jug 
  • Trumpet Voluntary  Performed by Jeremiah Clarke
  • Eighth Notes and Repeat Signs 
  • Dotted Notes 
  • Waltz Rhythm (3/4) 
  • Humoresque  Performed by Antonin Dvorak
  • Chords 
  • Chords with Both Hands 
  • Moving the Right Hand 
  • Moving the Left Hand 
  • Oh, When the Saints 
  • On Top of Old Smoky 
  • Largo from "New World" Symphony  Performed by Antonin Dvorak
  • Lullaby  Performed by Johannes Brahms