Techniques, Sight Reading and Improvisation Books and DVD/Videos

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  • Play at First Sight Book & CD by Lalo Davila
    Item # QIU254137
    | Mfg # 27032
    | UPC # 038081292205
    Play at First Sight is a unique and comprehensive approach to help improve sight reading skills. It will strengthen your ability to recognize rhythms quickly and perform them as confidently as possible. The more you practice the exercises and variation possibilities on each page, the more at ease you will become at sight reading rhythms. The enclosed play along CD incorporates a variety of musical styles and can be used with many of the exercises...
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  • Play Your Scales and Chords Every Day - Book 2
    Item # QKM372884
    | Mfg # FJH2174
    | UPC # 674398229437
    This book presents all octave major scalesand arpeggios in the order of the Circle ofFifths. Features fingering charts, practicesuggestions, Technique Tips and Did It! boxes,and four fabulous pages of photos that showa step-by-step approach to playing scales.Students acquire a technique that is consistent,musical, and easy!
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  • Scales and Tuning Exercises for Superior Bands - Book
    Item # QIU292313
    | Mfg # BB209
    | UPC # 674398227136
    Scales andTuning Exercises for Superior Bands is a great resource for thoseseeking to improve their development in scale studies, intonation,and balance through chorales and harmonized studies. This book can beused as a daily warm-up for intermediate or advanced ensembles.Included is anin-depth explanation of how major and minor key signatures and scalesare constructed, as well as exercises for the students to complete.In addition to major and mi...
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  • Bebop Licks for E-Flat Instruments Book with CD
    Item # QIU290852
    | Mfg # 311856
    | UPC # 884088328337
    A Dictionary of Melodic Ideas for Improvisation Series: Jazz Instruction Format: Softcover with CD Author : Les Wise Written for the musician who is interested in acquiring a firm foundation for playing jazz, this unique book/CD pack examines the phrases of the masters! The book features standard notation, with over 800 licks to help you play like your heroes. The accompanying CD contains helpful note-for-note demonstrations of every lick t...
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  • Breakthrough to Improv: The Secrets of Improvisation DVD
    Item # DD004
    | Mfg # 320266
    | UPC # 073999202663
    Breakthrough to Improv: The Secrets of Improvisation is intended for players of all instruments as a way to break through to the creative approach to playing music. Hosted by Berklee professor Dave Frank, author of Hal Leonard's popular Joy of Improv series, this DVD outlines a unique step-by-step series of practice points designed to guide you effortlessly into the process of improvisation. Whether you're a traditionally trained musician looking...
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  • There are two ways to approach writing a cookbook – and this goes for cooking food and cooking up some great music. One way is to give you a bunch of recipes and tell you, “Here's how to make this dish, or here's how to play this tune.” Another way is to teach you how to cook. In other words, by providing you with techniques for mixing flavors, the knowledge of when, where, and how to apply heat, and ideas on how to add your own...
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  • Guides to Band Masterworks - Volume IV - Softcover
    Item # QTT378042
    | Mfg # 123644
    | UPC # 884088961015
    Guides to Band Masterworks with downloadable student workbooks provides band directors with a ready-made curriculum developed to incorporate comprehensive-musicianship training through quality band literature. When incorporating unit studies as a regular part of the band curriculum, students move beyond simply rehearsing pieces for a concert. They develop long-lasting benefits, growing as musicians and learning to love the music they perform. Eve...
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  • Hank Jones - The Jazz Master Classic Series from NYU, 2-DVD-Set
    Item # DD0326
    | Mfg # 320783
    | UPC # 884088253899
    Series: DVD Publisher: Artists House Medium: DVD ISBN: 1423446089 Artist: Hank Jones Part of being an artist is being a teacher. Directly or indirectly, through their work or their words, artists teach. In this series of DVDs, some of the most important jazz artists are presented in a unique master class setting. They perform, they talk about their lives and work, students play for them and they comment and instruct those students. Student...
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  • Series: String Letter Publishing Publisher: String Letter Publishing Format: Softcover Author : Various Authors Whether it's coping with overuse problems, conquering performance anxiety, or just keeping your body in great string-playing shape, experts from the pages of Strings magazine will help you in all areas of player wellness. This handy guide includes helpful tips from performers, teachers, students and doctors to keep you playing at...
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  • How to Read Music, Series: Music Instruction - Softcover
    Item # QTT418996
    | Mfg # 137870
    | UPC # 888680029173
    Music notation is a language that has been developing for thousands of years; even the manner in which we read music today has been around for several centuries. In learning to read music, we encounter basic symbols for pitch, duration, and timing. As we advance, we learn about dynamics, expression, timbre, and even special effects. How to Read Music will introduce you to the basics, then provide more advanced information. As a final reward for a...
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  • I Can Read Music – Book 3 - Early Intermediate Reading
    Item # QKM178272
    | Mfg # 420233
    | UPC # 674398204205
    Following the motivational format of books 1 and 2, the third book in this series also features StoryRhymes and Sightreading Bonanzas, to create an effective reading “booster.” Series: Faber Piano Adventures®  Publisher: Faber Piano Adventures Format: BOOK  Author: Nancy Faber Author: Randall Faber Piano Level: Early Intermediate ReadingInventory #HL 00420233 ISBN: 9781616772277 UPC: 674398204205 Publisher Code: FF1227 W...
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  • Motion Studies for Drumset is packed with exercises that will enable one to develop a high degree of fluency getting around the drum kit when playing fills or solos. These musical exercises explore some of the infinite possibilities relating sound to a variety of motions to develop freedom of movement on the drums. Covers: Clockwise and counterclockwise motions; Paradiddle inversions; Vertical, horizontal and diagonal inversions of paradiddle-did...
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