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American Popular Piano Repertoire 5

By Scott McBride Smith

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By Scott McBride Smith. By Christopher Norton. American Popular Piano. Book with CD. 48 pages. Novus Via Music Group #SCHNVM6. Published by Novus Via Music Group (BT.SCHNVM6).

Item Number: BT.SCHNVM6

ISBN 9781897379059.

This is one of four level-five books in the American Popular Piano series - the educational piano course by Christopher Norton and Scott McBride Smith.The series has 11 difficulty Levels, and each Level contains: Repertoire album with CD; Etudes album (including Improvisation); Skills book; Technic (technique) book.Level FiveFor late intermediate students- Difficulty and musicianship issues similar to classical sonatinas- Whole, half, quarter, eighth, sixteenth note, dotted-half, dotted-quarter and dotted-sixteenth note, triplet eighth, triplet sixteenth- Whole rest, half rest, quarter rest, dotted-half rest, eighth rest- pp, p, mp, mf, f, ff, crescendo and diminuendo- Slur,legato, staccato, accent, tenuto, grace notes- 2/4, 3/4, 4/4, and 6/8 time signatures- Key signatures up to two sharps and two flats- Repeat, 8va, 8vb, tie, fermata, ritardando, a tempo- Fine, DC al Fine, Coda, DS al CodaRepertoire Albums: a wide selection of pieces in three distinct categories: * Lyrical: develops beautiful tone; reinforces careful listening; nurtures musical expression; improves finger control;* Rhythmic: instills a steady beat; improves counting; refines articulation; ensures secure syncopations; internalizes the pulse;* Ensemble: hones listening skills; encourages regular ensemble playing; offers rich musical textures even in early studies; reinforces musical continuity.The CD, which comes only with the Repertoire Album, contains accompanying instrumental backings both for the Repertoire Album's ensemble pieces, and the Etudes Album's Improvisation modules: * provides convenient practice and performance tempos for realistic support of the learning process; * stimulates daily ensemble playing; * creates a full band improvisation experience; * makes reaching a polished performance just plain fun!About the American Popular Piano series:Why can't I play more music like this? asked a fourteen-year-old piano student. My friends like.

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