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John W. Schaum Piano Course, E: The Violet Book

E -- The Violet Book

By John W. Schaum

E -- The Violet Book. Composed by John W. Schaum. Method/Instruction; Piano - Schaum Method. John W. Schaum Piano Course, Piano Method. Instructional, Method and Etudes. Instructional book. With standard notation and fingerings. 48 pages. Schaum Publications, Inc. #00-EL00170A. Published by Schaum Publications, Inc. (AP.EL00170A).

Item Number: AP.EL00170A

ISBN 0769236049. 9x12 inches. English.

A time-honored tradition just got better! The John W. Schaum Piano Course has been newly revised with 100 percent new engravings and typesetting, color highlighting for concept emphasis, updated song titles and lyrics, and full-color illustrations.

  • Rhythm Drills 
  • The Globe Trotter  Finger Stacatto Study, Composed by Gautier
  • The Angelus Bell  Chime Effects, Composed by Jean Sibelius
  • Deer at Winter Feeding Place  Scale Passages, Composed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Barnyard Jamboree  Rural Dance Form, Composed by Baumfelder
  • Summer Moon  Melody Playing, Composed by Zdenek Fibich
  • The Chase  Finger Dexterity, Composed by Heinrich Lichner
  • "1812" Overture (Excerpt)  Tremolo, Composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
  • Log-Rolling Contest  Left Hand Rotation, Composed by Koellling
  • Stratosphere Man  Whole Tone Harmony
  • Starlight Over Norway  A Norwegian Composer, Composed by Edvard Grieg
  • I Love Thee  Sentiment in Music, Composed by Edvard Grieg
  • Camp of the Gypsies  Gypsy Rhythm, Composed by Behr
  • Sliding on a Rainbow  Glissando
  • Wild Horse Canyon  Legato Melody with Staccato Accompaniment, Composed by Giuseppe Concone
  • Gavotte  The Mordent (Plain and Inverted), Composed by Christoph Willibald Von Gluck
  • The Track Meet  Pep Rally March, Composed by Joseph Franz Wagner
  • The Bullfighters' March  Opera Theme, Composed by Georges Bizet
  • The Shepherd and His Sheep (from Messiah)  Oratorio Theme, Composed by George Frideric Handel
  • Up the Airy Mountain  Arpeggio Study (Thumb Under), Composed by Louis Streabbog
  • Pappy's Polka  Staccatissimo Touch, Composed by Johann Strauss Jr.
  • Crystal Ballroom  The Waltz as an Art Form, Composed by Frederic Chopin
  • The Postage Stamp  Tenuto, Composed by Carl Czerny
  • Magic Carpet of Dreams  The Soft Pedal, Composed by Claude Debussy
  • Theme from Oberon  The Barcarolle Form, Composed by Carl Maria Von Weber
  • Thirty Seconds to Go  Velocity Study, Composed by Koelling
  • Merry Widow Waltz  Reading a Vocal Accompaniment, Composed by Franz Lehar
  • Pass the Sugar Please  Passing Left Hand Over Right
  • News Flashes  How to Turn a Page of Music, Composed by Behr
  • Fingal's Cave  Depicting Nature in Music, Composed by Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn
  • Schaum Piano Quiz 
  • Schaum Music Dictionary 
  • Certificate of Promotion 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Clovis, CA
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2018-03-02 22:06:11.0 Schaum Violet Book

    I use the Thompson method but use the Schaum books as supplementary material. The students love the pieces and I love not having to fight to get them to practice!

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  • 5

    Difficulty Level:
  • 2000-06-13 00:00:00.0 Excellent

    Really begins to get students into more difficult material and furthers their classical knowledge.

    33 of 67 people found this review helpful.
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