Adult Piano Adventures® is a comprehensive course in reading, playing and listening to music, by Nancy and Randall Faber. It is a logical and effective approach to note-reading and the pace is refreshing and smooth, with the language and presentation more suited to adults and late beginners. Book one gives you the basic skills required to play hundreds of melodies by the completion of this book and Book Two continues with a broader repertoire and special instruction in harmony and chord accompaniments.
All-In-One Lesson Book 1 presents the fundamentals of music notation, chord playing and musical form all through engaging music chosen specifically for adults. Included are musical gems such as Over The Rainbow, Fiddler on The Roof, Amazing Grace, Don’t Cry For Me Argentina and Lean On Me and you will find world-famous classic and popular melodies, as well as folk songs from around the world, jazz and blues favourites and beloved spirituals.
This book includes lessons, technique and theory all in one complete volume for ease of use. Learn to play chords and gain an understanding of basic harmony while developing reading skills and learning terrific melodies which inspire practice.
This terrific CD edition also contains 2 packed CDs with Background accompaniments to the melodies and pieces in the book. This extra resource will help compound learning and understanding as each piece is played twice, once at a slow practice tempo with the piano part included, and the other at full performance speed.