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Alfred's Teach Yourself To Play Accordion

Everything you need to know to start playing now!

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Accordion - Beginner
Everything you need to know to start playing now!. Edited by Miriam Davidson. Accordion; Method/Instruction. Teach Yourself Series. Instructional and Learn To Play. Instructional book and examples CD. 94 pages.

Item Number: AP.24412

ISBN 0739038346. Instructional and Learn To Play. 9x12 inches.

This book is for the begining player, someone with no experience at all, and we will start with very basics right from the get-go. You will learn how to handle the accordion in a way that is most comfortable for you and get acquainted with basic playing positions in both right and left hands. We will cover a wide variety of musical styles and you will learn how to play songs fr solo accordion as well as how to be a member of a band. There ar tips on how to buy and instrument, how to do some basic repair work and how to best amplify your instrument, not to mention the some great reading on the history of the accordion and all of its kin. You will also learn the answers to questions you are bound to be asked like, "what are all those little black buttons for anyway?".

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!