Alfred's Teach Yourself Chords & Progressions at the Keyboard - Book/CD
Piano (or keyboard)
Everything you need to know to start playing now!. Keyboard/Piano; Method/Instruction. Teach Yourself Series. Chords and Play Along. Instructional book and accompaniment/examples CD. With chord names, instructional text, fingerings, chord chart and introductory text. 80 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.17239).
Item Number: AP.17239
ISBN 0739000179. 9x12 inches.
Teach Yourself Chords & Progressions at the Keyboard will have you playinggreat chords and progressions right from the beginning. You will learn howto build and organize all the traditional jazz chords into progressions inevery key. As you progress, you will learn how to comp, create new bassrhythms and improvise from chord symbols using blues and ii-V progressions. Also included are unique arrangements demonstrating how to play in the style of Meade Lux Lewis, Erroll Garner and Bill Evans.
About Teach Yourself Series
Be your own teacher, and let Alfred's Teach Yourself series guide you every step of the way. Beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. Each method begins with basic fundamentals, such as hand position, holding the instrument, and getting acquainted with standard musical notation. Then move along to playing well-known songs -- all as you continue to increase your ever-growing ability to read music and understand your instrument. You will learn to play in an array of musical styles, including pop, blues, folk, and more. Alfred's Teach Yourself series opens up a brand-new world of musical knowledge and gives you everything you need to know to start playing now!