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John W. Schaum Piano Course, B: The Blue Book


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John W. Schaum Piano Course, B: The Blue Book
Leading to Mastery of the Instrument

By John W. Schaum Piano Book Grade: 1 1/2 Item: 00-EL00167A

A time-honored tradition just got better! The John W. Schaum Piano Course has been newly revised with 100 percent new engravings and typesetting, color highlighting for concept emphasis, updated song titles and lyrics, and full-color illustrations.

Title Composer
Sight Reading Drills  
Left Hand Echoes -- Play Ball  
Syncopation in 3/4 Time -- Music Box Liadow
Shifting Melody from R.H. to L.H. -- Stalactites and Stalagmites  
Different Kinds of Accents -- The Country Fiddler Folk Dance
Arpeggio Recital Piece -- The Elevator  
Music Appreciation -- The Harpsichord Player J. S. Bach
The Folk Song -- The Year 1620  
Syncopation in 4/4 Time -- Short'nin' Bread  
Crossing Hands (L.H. over) -- Magic Flute Mozart
6/8 Time -- The Wishbone  
Changing Keys (Major to Minor) -- The Campbells Are Coming  
A Classical Recital Piece -- The Dress Parade ("March Militaire") Schubert
Key of E-flat Major -- Little Brown Bug  
Fermata -- Sailing  
How to Practice (Descriptive Music) -- The Clothes Line Waltz  
Piano Quiz No. 1  
The Repeat Sign -- Legato Thirds -- Monkey Sees! Monkey Does!  
Two Right Hand Positions -- The Ventriloquist and His Dummy  
Da Capo al Fine -- Here We Go for a Touch Down  
Tarantella Story -- The Spider Dance  
Sixteenth Notes -- Wun Long Pan  
Two Note Slurs -- The Hair Stylist  
Chord Inversions -- The Dentist  
How to Use the Damper Pedal  
Applying the Pedal to Broken Chords -- Shadow Pictures  
Pedal Study -- Strange Lands Robert Schumann
Chord Recital Piece -- Hear Those Lovely Bells  
Contrary Motion -- The Fire Engine  
Wrist Staccato -- A Fine State of Affairs  
Key of E Major -- The Telegraph Operator  
Interweaving Hand Legato -- Over the Hurdles  
6/8 Time in the Key of B-flat -- The Daily Comics  
Chromatic Passages -- Putting Salt on a Bird's Tail or How Not to Catch a Bird  
American Folk Song -- On the Levee  
Piano Quiz No. 2  
Certificate of Promotion  
Music Dictionary

Series: John W. Schaum Piano Course
Author: John W. Schaum
Instrument: Piano
Format: Book
Page Count: 48
Item Number: 00-EL00167A
ISBN 10: 0-7692-3581-6
ISBN 13: 978-0-7692-3581-3
UPC: 029156181388