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Folk Harp for the Young Beginner

By Laurie Star Edwards

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Harp (folk and pedal) - Beginning
Composed by Laurie Star Edwards. Squareback saddle stitch, Harp: Folk and Pedal, Celtic / Irish, Method, Classical. Young Beginner. Style. Book and online audio. 80 pages. Mel Bay Publications, Inc #30616M. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.30616M).

Item Number: MB.30616M

ISBN 9781513461632. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.

Folk Harp for the Young Beginner is designed for beginning harpists with no prior musical experience. The book presents two new methods for reading notation built around recognizing common musical patterns over traditional single note reading. Each group of songs has fun, engaging exercises that will build the studentas coordination and confidence. The material draws from timeless melodies from classical, Renaissance, Celtic, English, old-time and traditional folk repertoire.Topics covered in this method include: aC/ How to tune the harp aC/ Reading music notation and counting rhythm, including two methods for reading ledger lines aC/ Recognizing basic fingering and bass patterns aC/ Changing keys with sharping levers aC/ Using brackets to help see note patterns aC/ Chord inversions Additional resources include rhythm practice and workout pages to test your musical knowledge. Helpful reference photos can also be found inside. Includes access to online audio.

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