Adult All-In-One Course: Lesson-Theory-Technic: Level 1

Adult All-In-One Course: Lesson-Theory-Technic: Level 1

by Willard A. Palmer (Author)

Alfred's Basic Adult All-in-One Course is designed for use with a piano instructor for the beginning student looking for a truly complete piano course. It is a greatly expanded version of Alfred's Basic Adult Piano Course that will include lesson, theory, and technique in a convenient, "all-in-one" format. This comprehensive course adds such features as isometric hand exercises, finger strengthening drills, and written assignments that reinforce each lesson's concepts. There is a smooth, logical progression between each lesson, a thorough explanation of chord theory and playing styles, and outstanding extra songs, including folk, classical, and contemporary selections. At the completion of this course, the student will have learned to play some of the most popular music ever written and will have gained a good understanding of basic musical concepts and styles. Titles: Alouette * Alpine Melody * Amazing Grace * Au Claire de la Lune * Aunt Rhody * Auld Lang Syne * Aura Lee * The Bandleader * Beautiful Brown Eyes * Blow the Man Down! * Blues for Wynton Marsalis * Brother John * Café Vienna * The Can-Can * Chasing the Blues Away * Chiapanecas * Cockles and Mussels * The Cuckoo * Day is Done * Dueling Harmonics * The Entertainer * A Friend Like You * Go Down, Moses * Good King Wenceslas * Good Morning to You! * Good People * Got Those Blues * Greensleeves * Happy Birthday to You! * Harmonica Rock * Harp Song * Here's a Happy Song! * He's Got the Whole World in His Hands * I'm Gonna Lay My Burden Down * Jericho * Jingle Bells * Joy to the World! * Kum-ba-yah! * Largo (Dvorak) * Lavender's Blue * Lightly Row * Little Brown Jug * Liza Jane * London Bridge * Lone Star Waltz * Love Somebody * Lullaby * The Marine's Hymn * Mary Ann * Merrily We Roll Along * Mexican Hat Dance * Michael, Row the Boat Ashore * Money Can't Buy Everything * My Fifth * Ode to Joy * On Top of Old Smoky * O Sole Mio * Raisins and Almonds * Rock Along * Rockets * Rockin' Intervals * Rock It Away! * Sc

Master the Basics of Music Theory and Technique with "Adult All-In-One Course: Lesson-Theory-Technic: Level 1" by Willard A. Palmer

Embark on a comprehensive musical journey with "Adult All-In-One Course: Lesson-Theory-Technic: Level 1" by Willard A. Palmer. This meticulously crafted book offers a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of music theory, technique, and practical application, specifically designed for adult learners.

Unravel the Intricacies of Music Theory:

  • Gain a thorough understanding of musical notation, including note values, rhythm, and meter.
  • Explore scales, intervals, and chords, unlocking the secrets of musical harmony and melody.
  • Delve into the intricacies of key signatures and accidentals, expanding your musical vocabulary.

Develop Solid Technique:

  • Master proper hand position, posture, and finger technique to optimize your playing efficiency.
  • Practice essential exercises and drills to strengthen your fingers and improve your dexterity.
  • Learn the art of sight-reading, enhancing your ability to play new music effortlessly.

Apply Your Knowledge Through Practical Application:

  • Engage in a diverse collection of lessons that涵盖popular songs, classical pieces, and original compositions.
  • Enhance your ear training skills by listening to and analyzing musical examples.
  • Develop your improvisational abilities, expressing your musical creativity.

Additional Features to Enrich Your Learning Experience:

  • Enjoy the convenience of online access, allowing you to learn at your own pace and on your own schedule.
  • Benefit from clear and concise explanations, supported by illustrative examples and diagrams.
  • Access helpful audio recordings to reinforce your understanding of musical concepts.

With "Adult All-In-One Course: Lesson-Theory-Technic: Level 1" by Willard A. Palmer, you'll embark on a transformative musical journey, unlocking your potential as a skilled and confident musician.


160 pages