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Discover: Music of the Romantic EraAmidst a background of wars and revolution, the nineteenth century produced many of the world s best-loved composers. Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin and Tchaikovsky are just some of the many familiar names whose music was shaped by the events of period: Discover Music of the Romantic Era charts the course of music through these turbulent but exhilarating times. Light-hearted but authoritative, it tells the fascinating, often scandalous life-stories of the nineteenth century s greatest composers and d…

Discover Music Providing readers with an insight into how music makes magic, this straightforward, accessible volume provides explanations of how music works, why it has such a special power and provides an overview of the history of Western music from the Middle Ages to the present day by focusing on great masterpieces of music from all periods. The volume outlines the art of listening and combines straightforward explanations of technical matters with graduated listening guides of a single attractive piece …

Music Theory in One Lesson: Discover How Easy Music Theory Can Be!Stop struggling with Music Theory! Music Theory in One Lesson was developed to make music theory more approachable than ever before. This book is packed and carefully formatted with rich, easy to understand diagrams. The use of space and visual learning really sets this book apart from the rest. The ability to read music is not required at any point in this book, so anyone can learn! The book is short and sweet, giving you the tools necessary to explore music in any direction you please. Also …

How to Study Your Bible for Kids (Discover 4 Yourself Inductive Bible Studies for Kids (Paperback))Based on Kay Arthur’s bestselling How to Study Your Bible (390,000 copies sold), this easy–to–use Bible study combines a serious commitment to God’s Word with fun illustrations, games, puzzles, and activities that reinforce biblical truth. How to Study Your Bible for Kids introduces the basics of inductive Bible study―observation, interpretation, and application―to children ages 9 to 12. As they learn about the people in the Bible, the way things were done in biblical times, the amaz…

Discover Music of the Twentieth Century (Discover (Naxos))Even at the beginning of the new millennium, the words twentieth-century music often inspire apprehension in audiences. While composers like Debussy, Vaughan Williams and Stravinsky have become concert-hall favorites, others such as Schoenberg, Boulez and Takemitsu are too often regarded as strange and unapproachable. Discover Music of the Twentieth Century is a comprehensive and easily digestible guide through the diverse, innovative and controversial musical history of this era. By describing …

The Music Tree Student's Book: Part 1 -- A Plan for Musical Growth at the Piano (The Music Tree Series)The Music Tree series continues the development of complete musicianship by providing the beginner with delightful and varied repertoire. The pupil learns a variety of idioms encompassing folk, jazz and pop. The creativity of the students is emphasized since they are given musical segments to rearrange, transpose, complete or to use as the basis for a new composition. Technical aspects are also addressed including greater facility, blocked intervals and chords, and more hands together playing. G…

The Music Tree Student's Book: Time to Begin -- A Plan for Musical Growth at the Piano (The Music Tree Series)Time To Begin, the cornerstone of the Music Tree series, is a unique and highly effective approach to beginning piano instruction. Starting with off-staff notation, it leads the student to reading direction and intervals, and climaxes with the discovery of the Grand Staff. Also included is a carefully designed program of rhythm, technic and creative work. The cassette features electronic renditions of the music: it offers the accompaniment alone, or both the student’s and teacher’s parts. The Te…

Discover Music History and Culture: 24 Posters and Fun Facts(Expressive Art (Choral)). Explore music history and culture in the classroom! These attractive full-color laminated posters present a multitude of images relating music, historic events, visual arts and architecture from the Middle Ages to the present. Posters come complete with photos and illustrations and a short summary of historic information covering the Middle Ages, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic and 20th Century eras. A variety of interesting “fun facts” are sure to capture th…

How do you find a Great Music Teacher for your Kids?: -Discover the Simple steps You can take- (Music Lessons 101)Have you ever had a bad experience with a teacher who just could not teach and turned out to be a nasty individual to boot? When you are learning to play a musical instrument nothing can be more frustrating and discouraging then having a bad teacher, especially for young children.This book will help guide you through the process of how to find a great teacher for your kids and what to look for in a person during your search. In this case we are talking about finding a great music teacher for in…