Designed to help you become a complete, all-around pianist. Can be used by anyone who has followed The Complete Piano Player or a course of similar standard. Teaches 17 modern piano styles, including boogie woogie, modern blues, and rock 'n' roll.
This is the second book I the Complete Piano Player course and is every bit as rewarding as the first. You will learn how to play songs by Elvis Presley, Rod Stewart, The Beatles and more, while introducing new notes for both hands, extending past the range of the original five-finger position. Letter names will appear alongside new notes only. Carefully follow the lessons and you will find you have learned all about accidentals, chord symbols, dotted rhythms and wrist staccato, as well as having increased your repertoire and grown as a musician Remember playing little and often is the best way to make rapid progress and become the complete piano player. Songlist: - A Hard Days Night [The Beatles] - Bright Eyes [Art Garfunkel] - By The Time I Get To Phoenix [Glen Campbell] - Danny Boy (Londonderry Air) [Trad.] - Guantanamera [Trad.] - He'll Have To Go [Jim reeves] - Laughing Samba [Edmundo Ros] - Let Him Go, Let Him Tarry [Trad.] - Let It Be [The Beatles] - Liebestraum [Liszt] - My Own True Love (from Gone With the Wind) - Plaisir D'amour [Martini] - Puff The Magic Dragon [Peter, Paul & Mary] - Sailing [Colin Downs] - Silent Night [Trad.] - Take Me Home Country Roads [John Denver] - The Winner Takes It All [ABBA] - Those Lazy Crazy Days Of Summer [Nat king Cole] - Under The Bridges Of Paris [Dean Martin] - What Kind Of Fool Am I? - William Tell Overture – Theme [Rossini] - Wooden Heart [Elvis Presley]
A superb collection of easy piano arrangements of 16 songs selected from powerhouse singer Adele's award-winning albums, 19 and 21. Each piece is expertly arranged by Derek Jones, based on the work of Kenneth Baker, author of the best-selling The Complete Piano Player series, complete with fingering and chords.
This new addition to the Complete Piano Player series adds a Latin flavour to the popular tutor method with 16 Latin-American and Brazilian favourites complete with chord symbols, fingering and lyrics. If you want to learn to play Tangos, Salsas and Bossa Novas, this is the place to start. Featuring many well-known and fun-to-play songs like La Bamba by Los Lobos and the classic La Cucaracha, this songbook takes the characteristic style and rhythms of Latin music and turns them into easy-to-play arrangements. The Complete Piano Player: Latin is based on the bestselling method by Kenneth Baker that continues to teach many people the basics of playing the Piano. The sheet music contained in this collection provides accurate transcriptions of songs such as Mambo No. 5, as well as helpful fingering and chord symbols that will be familiar to those who have used the Complete Piano Player series before. If you've worked through the tutorial method, or you are just looking to inject a fusion of exciting rhythm and spicy style into your Piano playing, our Complete Piano Player: Latin sheet music is the most comprehensive way to put such a varied selection of Latin classics at your fingertips. Song List: Bamboleo [Gipsy Kings]Besame Mucho [Jimmy Dorsey]Corcovado [Antonio Carlos Jobim]Dos Gardenias [Buena Vista Social Club]La Bamba [Los Lobos]La Cucaracha [Traditional]Libertango [Astor Piazzolla]Mambo No. 5 [Pérez Prado]Mas Que Nada [Jorge Ben]Meditation [Antonio Carlos Jobim]One Note Samba [Antonio Carlos Jobim]Patricia [Pérez Prado]Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps [Doris Day]Sway (Quien Sera) [Dean Martin]The Girl From Ipanema [Antonio Carlos Jobim]
The Complete Piano Player: Rachmaninoff contains 17 pieces by the renowned composer, newly arranged for easy Piano. Many of Sergei Rachmaninoff’s compositions prominently featured the Piano, the instrument upon which he excelled as a performer both in his native Russia and later as an émigré in Europe and the US. The seventeen pieces collected here reflect his fondness for song-like melodies and sumptuous harmonic colouration as well as evoking an exile’s memories of Russian church bells and Orthodox chants. This collection uses fingering and chords familiar from the renowned The Complete Piano Player teaching books. In doing so it puts the music of one of Russia’s finest composers and pianists at your fingertips. List of Works: Aleko (XI. Intermezzo) Élégie( No.1 from ‘Morceaux de Fantasie’, Op.3) Fragments (II-19-3) Piano Concerto No.2 (2nd Movement) Piano Sonata No.2, Op.36 (2nd Movement) 7 Morceaux de salon, Op.10 - VI. Romance Piano Concerto No.2 (1st Movement) Piano Concerto No.3 (1st Movement) Piano Sonata No.1 (1st Movement)
These brand new arrangements make up an ideal companion songbook to the best-selling ‘Complete Piano’ series. From classics like Guys and Dolls and Sweet Charity through Sondheim and Lloyd Webber shows to Mamma Mia, Wicked and Rent, all the top stage musicals are represented by some of their best-loved songs. You get complete fingering and chords familiar from the renowned Complete Piano Player teaching books, putting these 15 great songs of the musical theatre right at your fingertips! So start playing and enjoy the show! Song List: Aquarius (from Hair) Big Spender (from Sweet Charity) Electricity (from Billy Elliot) Castle On A Cloud (from Les Misérables) Circle Of Life (from The Lion King) Dancing Queen (from Mamma Mia) Defying Gravity (from Wicked) Luck Be A Lady (from Guys and Dolls) Good Morning Baltimore (from Hairspray) One (from A Chorus Line) Seasons Of Love (from Rent) Singin’ In The Rain (from Singin’ In The Rain) The Music Of The Night (from The Phantom Of The Opera) Superstar (from Jesus Christ Superstar) When I Grow Up (from Matilda)