Big Book of Beginner's Piano Classics

83 Favorite Pieces in Easy Piano Arrangements
Author: Bergerac,David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486466159
Category: Music
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Eighty-three popular piano classics arranged for the beginning student are accompanied by a short history of each piece and advice on playing each arrangement.5NjBwBT

88 Piano Classics for Beginners


Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486262898
Category: Music
Page: 144
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Beginning pianists of all ages will cherish this excellent compilation of piano classics. Many of the greatest composers — J. S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Liszt — are represented by several pieces each, some newly adapted for the piano. Popular works include the Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, Claire de Lune, and Pictures at an Exhibition.

Big Book of Beginner's Piano Classics Volume Two

57 Favorite Pieces in Easy Piano Arrangements
Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486812669
Category: Music
Page: 96
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Beginning pianists of all ages will thrill to this compilation of 57 piano classics, ranging from standards such as Chopsticks and Can Can to classical works by Rachmaninoff, Mozart, other composers. Perfect for practicing, MP3 files are included for each song.

Favorite piano classics

83 best-loved works
Author: Ronald Herder
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486291529
Category: Music
Page: 230
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Treasury of 83 best-loved pieces in authoritative editions: Beethoven's Für Elise, Chopin's "Minute" Waltz and Polonaise "Militaire," Debussy's Clair de Lune, Liszt's Liebestraum No. 3, Mozart's Turkish Rondo, Ravel's Pavane for a Dead Princess, plus works by Grieg, Granados, Haydn, Satie, Tchaikovsky, and many more. Most pieces fairly brief, well within reach of intermediate players.

Big Book of Beginner's Piano Classics Volume Two

57 Favorite Pieces in Easy Piano Arrangements
Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486812669
Category: Music
Page: 96
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Beginning pianists of all ages will thrill to this compilation of 57 piano classics, ranging from standards such as Chopsticks and Can Can to classical works by Rachmaninoff, Mozart, other composers. Perfect for practicing, MP3 files are included for each song.

A First Book of Blues

16 Arrangements for the Beginning Pianist
Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486171655
Category: Music
Page: 48
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With these easy-to-play renditions, beginning pianists of all ages can enjoy one of America's most celebrated art forms. Sixteen popular blues melodies include traditional songs such as "St. James Infirmary" and "Careless Love" as well as several numbers by blues giants Jelly Roll Morton and W. C. Handy, including "St. Louis Blues," "Joe Turner Blues," and "The Hesitating Blues." Students, teachers, and other pianists will find these arrangements much simpler and more melodic than other versions. The selections include suggestions for fingering and are arranged in order of increasing difficulty. Introductory material by editor David Dutkanicz offers helpful explanations of the melodic and rhythmic theory behind the blues.

First Book of American Folk Songs

25 Favorite Pieces in Easy Piano Arrangements
Author: Bergerac
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486288857
Category: Music
Page: 42
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Expert settings of 25 American folk classics by a well-known composer and arranger for young pianists. Includes "Amazing Grace," "Aura Lee," "Blue Tail Fly," "The Gift to Be Simple," "Go Down Moses," "Pop Goes the Weasel," "Shortnin' Bread," and "Sweet Betsy from Pike."

My First Book of Christmas Songs

20 Favorite Songs in Easy Piano Arrangements
Author: Bergerac
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486297187
Category: Music
Page: 38
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20 favorite Christmas carols in simplified arrangements for the beginning pianist.

Czerny Method For Piano: With Downloadable MP3s


Author: Carl Czerny,David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486823911
Category: Music
Page: 48
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Featuring basic studies necessary for a strong piano education, this volume distills Czerny's exercises into a manageable work that focuses on the basics that every beginning piano student must master. Includes MP3 downloads for each piece.

Learn to Read Music


Author: Howard Shanet
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671210270
Category: Music
Page: 172
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A study of the fundamentals of reading musical notation that will teach the reader to read music in 4 hours

A First Book of Beethoven

24 Arrangements for the Beginning Pianist with Downloadable MP3s
Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486171493
Category: Music
Page: 48
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Specially arranged and simplified, these popular melodies include Für Elise, Ode to Joy, the opening of the "Moonlight" Sonata, and more. Includes a free MP3 download for each piece.

Bach for Beginners

Books 1 and 2 Piano
Author: Johann Sebastian Bach
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes Incorporated
ISBN: 9781617804960
Category: Music
Page: 55
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(BH Piano). 29 pieces, including selections from Anna Magdalena's Note Book , The Little Clavier Book , and other suitable works for the beginning pianist.

Masterpieces of Solo Piano

Classical Era
Author: Joseph Haydn,Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,Johann Sebastian Bach,Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky,Ludwig van Beethoven
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486820203
Category: Music
Page: 160
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Reprinted from authoritative sources, these works include Haydn's Sonata no. 1 in C Major; Mozart's Sonata no. 1 in C Major, K279; Tchaikovsky's Romance, Op. 5; and Beethoven's Sonata no. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 ("Pathetique").

Easy Piano Classics

97 Pieces for Early and Intermediate Players
Author: Ronald Herder
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486404073
Category: Music
Page: 165
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Play the world's most beautiful classical music quickly and easily with this high-quality selection of short, favorite, accessible compositions by the world's greatest composers — Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Haydn, Liszt, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, and others. Includes Beethoven's Für Elise, Three Norwegian Dances by Grieg, Liszt's Consolation, Macdowell's To a Wild Rose, Schumann's Träumerei, and many more.

A First Book of Tchaikovsky

for the Beginning Pianist with Downloadable MP3s
Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486171604
Category: Music
Page: 48
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These special arrangements of favorite Tchaikovsky themes are ideal for beginner pianists, child or adult. Contents include themes from "The Nutcracker," "March Slav," Symphonies Nos. 5 and 6, "Swan Lake," "Sleeping Beauty," and more.

A First Book of Bach

for the Beginning Pianist with Downloadable MP3s
Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486171531
Category: Music
Page: 48
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Students of all ages will delight in these 26 simple piano arrangements of familiar melodies such as Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring and Wachet Auf, plus other fun-to-play pieces.

Five Centuries of Keyboard Music


Author: John Gillespie
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486318796
Category: Music
Page: 463
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A practicing musician and professor of music offers the first work in English to comprehensively survey the development of solo keyboard works. Gillespie discusses 350 composers and their works for harpsichord and piano, including Bach, Handel, Mozart, Beethoven, and Debussy. Includes 116 musical examples, illustrations, and a glossary of musical terms.

My First Book of Hymns and Spirituals

26 Favorite Songs in Easy Piano Arrangements
Author: Bergerac,Thea Kliros
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486408493
Category: Music
Page: 47
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Features easy words and piano arrangements for 26 favorite hymns and spirituals.

A First Book of Christmas Songs for the Beginning Pianist

With Downloadable MP3s
Author: Bergerac,David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486780074
Category: Music
Page: 48
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Beginning pianists will love these 20 holiday favorites, including Silent Night; O, Come All Ye Faithful; Jingle Bells; and more. Each of the melodies features a free MP3 download.

A First Book of Brahms

26 Arrangements for the Beginning Pianist
Author: David Dutkanicz
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486171639
Category: Music
Page: 48
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Suitable for beginning pianists of all ages, this volume includes the famous "Lullaby," the theme from "Academic Festival Overture," "Hungarian Dance No. 5," excerpts from "A Study for the Left Hand," more.