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Introduces the electronic keyboard and teaches how to read and understand music, discussing such topics as silent beats, legato and staccato, and first and second time bars
About this book; getting ready to play; musical sounds; reading and writing music; what is rhythm?; your first tunes; using different fingers; more about rhythms; tunes to play; silent beats; tunes to play; long notes; tunes to play; short notes; tunes to play; tunes with quavers; black keys; more about black keys; scales; tunes to play; loud and soft; fast and slow; repeats in music; first and second time bars; a new time signature; sounds and rhythms on your keyboard; "legato" and "staccato"; musical sentences; tunes to play; tunes from classical music; tunes for two players; Christmas carols; music words.
ISBN: 9780746009628 ISBN-10: 0746009623 Series: Usborne First Music S. Audience:
For Ages: 8 - 9 years old For Grades: 3 - 4 Format:
Number Of Pages: 64 Published: 27th April 1992 Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 27.6 x 21.6
Weight (kg): 0.26