The Piano Handbook

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Hal Leonard Corporation, 2002 - Music - 278 pages
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(Book). With clear and easy-to-understand exercises, The Piano Handbook is perfect for anyone interested in learning the piano or improving their skills. It provides fresh material and techniques in styles ranging from classical to jazz, rock, bebop and fusion, and gives new players everything they need to learn and enjoy the piano. This book's innovative tutorial approach covers classical and contemporary music styles in an integrated way, and the companion CD brings the playing techniques and concepts to life. A full-color photo gallery illustrates the history of the piano and its essential recordings. This hardcover, deluxe edition also features semi-concealed spiral binding so the book stays open on the piano. The Piano Handbook prepares you not just to play, but to perform and not just as a pianist, but as a complete musician.
  

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I bought this book because I thought it would be great. I had no knowledge of piano and this book was supposed to teach me. It was so hard to understand anything. The language was meant for an ... Read full review

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Contents

I
35
II
53
III
66
IV
74
V
81
VI
90
VII
100
VIII
109
XI
145
XII
160
XIII
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XIV
189
XV
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XVI
211
XVII
225
XVIII
238

IX
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X
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XIX
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