Piano - Beginning
Composed by Uri Ayn Rovner. Squareback saddle stitch. You Can Teach Yourself. Book and online audio. 96 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.95280M).
Item Number: MB.95280M
ISBN 9780786693344. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
The exciting sound of the blues, born in America, finds its way into all styles of music heard around the world. These days everyone hears that familiar "color" in rock, pop, folk, classical, and other jazz styles. This easy-to-follow and complete programmed course teaches you to create your own blue music at the piano. Explanations and examples are given and become even more advanced. This book works more easily for you when you already know a little about reading piano music. Playing the blues teaches you essential music theory in a fun hands-on way, so a piano teacher can include this as a part of regular lessons. All the elements of basic blues are here. This is a guide, a textbook, and a teacher. If you study music and want to know how to play the blues style, this is the book for you! The accompanying online audio contains 26 of the exercises and examples from the book.