In today's blog, we're reviewing newly released sheet music titles for the month of August. If you're interested in any of these, call or email Joel Hurd to place an order!
20 powerful and popular Christian songs arranged for piano and voice with guitar chords. Songs include: Fighting for Me (Riley Clemmons) • God Only Knows (For King and Country) • God's Not Done with You (Tauren Wells) • Haven't Seen It Yet (Danny Gokey) • Nobody (Casting Crowns) • Rescue (Lauren Daigle) • Scars (I Am They) • Till I Found You (Phil Wickham) • Yes I Will (Vertical Worship) • and more.
100 of the best songs from the silver screen arranged for piano, voice, and guitar: Theme from Angela's Ashes • Beauty and the Beast • Chariots of Fire • Endless Love • Falling Slowly • Gabriel's Oboe • Hymn to the Fallen • The Music of the Night • Never Enough • Over the Rainbow • The Rose • Somewhere Out There • A Thousand Years • Unchained Melody • What a Wonderful World • and more.
Play your favorite contemporary hits with this collection in piano/vocal/guitar format. Includes 30 songs: Bad Liar • Good As Hell • Havana • If I Can't Have You • Lover • The Middle • New Rules • Shallow • Shape of You • Sucker • Without Me • You Are the Reason • and more.
Show your praise of God through this collection of 40 Christian favorites from the 2010s! It features 40 arrangements for piano, voice, and guitar, including: Blessings (Laura Story) • Chain Breaker (Zach Williams) • Come to the Table (Sidewalk Prophets) • Greater (MercyMe) • Hills and Valleys (Tauren Wells) • Hope in Front of Me (Danny Gokey) • Lift My Life Up (Unspoken) • The Lion and the Lamb (Big Daddy Weave) • O' Lord (Lauren Daigle) • and more.
It's super easy! This series features accessible arrangements for piano, with simple right-hand melody, letter names inside each note, basic left-hand chord diagrams, and no page turns. This edition includes 60 simple songs ideal for beginners: All My Loving • Beauty and the Beast • Do-Re-Mi • Fields of Gold • Happy Birthday to You • I'm Yours • Love Me Tender • Morning Has Broken • People Get Ready • The Rainbow Connection • The Sound of Silence • A Thousand Years • Wonderful Tonight • You Are My Sunshine • and more.
It's super easy! This series features accessible arrangements for piano, with simple right-hand melody, letter names inside each note, basic left-hand chord diagrams, and no page turns. The arrangements also include lyrics. This edition includes 60 classic songs: Always • Bohemian Rhapsody • Can't Help Falling in Love • Don't Stop Believin' • Edelweiss • Georgia on My Mind • Hallelujah • Imagine • Let It Be • Memory • Over the Rainbow • Piano Man • Someone to Watch over Me • Tears in Heaven • Unchained Melody • What a Wonderful World • You Raise Me Up • and more.
Eight hit songs from eight hit films in accessible 5-finger piano arrangements: The Ballad of the Lonesome Cowboy (from Toy Story 4) • Downton Abbey (Theme) • A Million Dreams (from The Greatest Showman) • The Place Where Lost Things Go (from Mary Poppins Returns) • Shallow (from A Star Is Born) • Speechless (from Aladdin) • Yesterday • Zero (from Ralph Breaks the Internet).
Intermediate Level Piano Solos by Mona Rejino
6 gorgeous piano solos inspired by a recent trip to Spain! Each title represents a city Mona explored and became fond of. The sights and sounds of the country are beautifully conveyed in each harmony and rhythmic motif. Includes notes from the composer! Titles: Le Alhambra de Granada • Madrid (Ciudad Fantastico) • Malaga (Villa del Mar) • Ronda (Balada del Torero) • Sevilla (Danza Flamenco) • Procesion de Toledo.
Later Elementary Piano Solo by Carolyn C. Setliff
A beautiful expressive piece that gently unfolds. Both hands receive a turn with the lyrical melody. Key: F Major.
PreTime Piano Music from China is a colorful selection of folk songs and original Chinese works arranged at just the right level for the beginning pianist. Primer students meet LeLe the musical panda who playfully guides them through writing activities and discovery questions. Teacher duets provide support with harmonic richness and steady rhythms. Unique at each level of the series, a picture tour of China offers a visual sampling of history and culture. In addition, a duet improvisation and guided composition exercise draw students creatively into the Chinese sound.
Songs include: The Bride's Farewell • Come Here Quickly • March Song (Gong Mode) • March Song (Yu Mode) • Ping-Pong Song • Shepherd's Song • The Young Pioneer Has Departed.
A Piece a Week: Piano, Level 6 is ideal to be used alongside the Improve Your Sight-Reading! piano books to support and improve the reading skills fundamental to successful sight-reading. These fun, short pieces are specifically written to be learned one per week. By continually reading accessible new repertoire, the crucial processing of information and hand-eye coordination are established and improved, developing confident sight-reading.
This comprehensive volume contains 134 pieces from Early Intermediate to Early Advanced level, including Beethoven's complete bagatelles, various dances, sonatinas, selected variation sets, and some of his most popular sonatas. Contents: Bagatelles, Opp. 33, 119, 126, WoO 52, 54, 56, 59, 60, 61a; Contra Dances, WoO 14; Eccossaises, WoO 23, 83, 86; Fantasia, Op. 77; German Dances, WoO 8, 13; Landler, WoO 11, 15; Minuets, WoO 7, 10, 82; Miscellaneous Pieces, WoO 53, 61, 81, 57; Polonaise, Op. 89; Preudes, Op. 39, WoO 55; Rondos, WoO 48, 49, 51, 129; Sonatas, Op. 2, 13, 27, 31, 49, 79; Sonatinas, WoO 47 51, Anh. 5; Variations, WoO 64, 70, 77, 80; Waltzes, WoO 84, 85.
Bach's harpsichord concerti, extremely popular among pianists, are presumably reworkings of pieces originally written for the violin. Bach, however, succeeded in transferring the diverse idiosyncrasies of violin technique to the keyboard with such ingenuity that most of today's pianists also include these concerti in their standard repertoire. The first concerto in d minor is perhaps the most popular - not least because of its jaunty outer movements and the eminently forceful solo part. Now, as a prelude to a series of all of Bach's harpsichord concerti, G. Henle Publishers presents a piano reduction and study edition (score) of the d-minor concerto. None other than András Schiff, the outstanding Bach expert, has provided fingering suggestions.
This collection contains the pieces performed by the great Italian tenor in the biopic docu-film Pavarotti directed by Ron Howard, which was released in June 2019. The tracklist is composed by 23 titles, mostly from the opera repertoire but also from the pop one. This project has been developed in collaboration with Decca Music Group, which has released an album with the same contents. Pieces include: La Danza (Rossini) • La Donna È Mobile (Verdi) • Una Furtiva Lagrima (Donizetti) • E Lucevan Le Stelle (Puccini) • Nessun Dorma! (Puccini) • Questa O Quella (Verdi) • and more.
22 favorite Christian songs for children, presented with melody, lyrics, and chords for guitar, ukulele & keyboard, plus sing-along tracks available online for download or streaming. Songs include: Down in My Heart • God Is So Good • He's Got the Whole World in His Hands • I've Got Peace like a River • Jesus Loves Me • My God Is So Great, So Strong and So Mighty • Rejoice in the Lord Always • This Little Light of Mine • Zacchaeus • and more.
Audio is accessed online using the unique code inside the book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
A true trove of musical delights! Ten glittering gems from some of Alfred Music's prized writers, including Andy Beck, Mark Burrows, Vicki Tucker Courtney, and Victor Johnson. Each of these selections presents emotionally rich texts in sumptuous musical settings. Titles: And This Shall Be for Music * Beyond * Count the Stars * Gifts * I Will Sing You the Stars * In the Dark of Midnight * May a Rainbow Run Beside You * Something Told the Wild Geese * Stay * What Do the Stars Do? Available in Medium High and Medium Low Voice levels.
Familiar song + original countermelody = instant harmony! This fun-filled collection gathers familiar folk songs, spirituals, and holiday tunes into a practical resource you can use onstage and in the classroom all year long. Reproducible singer pages make it easy to help students find and mark their individual parts while giving your budget a break! Recommended for grades 2--7. Titles: Makin' Music on the Erie Canal * Peaceful River * Play Ball! * Sing, Cielito Lindo! * Yankee Doodle Song * Christmas Calypso * Hanukkah Dreidel * A Holiday Fiesta * Lullaby Noel * Music in the Air.
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Mr. Massimiliano Martinelli and Mrs. Fulvia Mancini (Mr. & Mrs. Cello) are professional Italian cellists, bringing forward their love and veneration for the cello and classical performance into the modern music industry. Students and professionals alike can play their original arrangements presented in full score, and as separate Cello 1 and Cello 2 pull-out parts. This songbook also includes access audio recordings performed by Mr. & Mrs. Cello online for download or streaming. Songs include: Bailando (Enrique Iglesias) • City of Stars (from La La Land) • Love Is a Losing Game (Amy Winehouse) • Nuvole Bianche (Ludovico Einaudi) • Shallow (from A Star Is Born) • Someone You Loved (Lewis Capaldi) • The Sound of Silence (Simon & Garfunkel) • Tu Sei (Ludovico Einaudi) • and more.
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Alfred Music presents a versatile collection of classic patriotic tunes for violin, viola, and cello. Each book features carefully edited arrangements that are appropriate to each instrument and well-suited for level 2--3 students. Companion media is available online and includes fully orchestrated demo tracks of each song, featuring a live instrumental solo performance, followed by a play-along track. Also included are PDFs of piano accompaniments and Alfred's Tone and Tempo Changer software. Titles: Amazing Grace * America (My Country 'Tis of Thee) * America the Beautiful * Armed Forces Medley (The Army Goes Rolling Along/Marines' Hymn/Anchors Aweigh) * Battle Hymn of the Republic * Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean * Eternal Father, Strong to Save * The Liberty Bell * National Emblem * Semper Fidelis * The Stars and Stripes Forever * The Star-Spangled Banner * The Washington Post * The Yankee Doodle Boy * You're a Grand Old Flag
Until now, there has not been a bass clef euphonium book dedicated to the lip slur. Lip slurs are specific exercises designed to develop flexibility and are essential in building strength and developing technique. This collection of lip slurs, offering exercises for multiple stages of ability and development, serves both young euphonium students and more advanced players. As a companion to Lip Slurs for Tuba, this book may be used in a classroom setting as well as in individual practice.
“Lip Slurs for Euphonium is a fantastic collection of exercises aimed at developing and refining flexibility. From the most basic descending half-note slurs, to the most challenging 2-octave-plus speed exercises, to the delightful build-your-own-lip-slur page, there is something for everyone in this book!” –Dr. Robert Benton, Professor of Low Brass and Music Theory, University of Nebraska Kearney
“Lip Slurs for Euphonium is a useful compilation of lip slurs for euphonium players. I especially appreciate the last page that guides students through creating their own lip slurs.” –Dr. Amy Schumaker Bliss, Professor of Euphonium, Rowan University
Alfred Music presents a versatile collection of classic patriotic tunes for flute, clarinet, alto sax, tenor sax, trumpet, horn in F, and trombone. Each book features carefully edited arrangements that are appropriate to each instrument and well-suited for level 2--3 students. Companion media is available online and includes fully orchestrated demo tracks of each song, featuring a live instrumental solo performance, followed by a play-along track. Also included are PDFs of piano accompaniments and Alfred's Tone and Tempo Changer software. Titles: Amazing Grace * America (My Country 'Tis of Thee) * America the Beautiful * Armed Forces Medley (The Army Goes Rolling Along/Marines' Hymn/Anchors Aweigh) * Battle Hymn of the Republic * Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean * Eternal Father, Strong to Save * The Liberty Bell * National Emblem * Semper Fidelis * The Stars and Stripes Forever * The Star-Spangled Banner * The Washington Post * The Yankee Doodle Boy * You're a Grand Old Flag
The intricacies of chord theory can be intimidating to the average musician. In this book, author David Pearl breaks down the following topics in an easy-to-understand way: intervals • chord qualities and functions • power chords, triads and seventh chords • chord extensions • modulation and transposition • song forms • and advanced chord types. All of these concepts are further demonstrated using popular songs, some of which include “Hallelujah” by Leonard Cohen, “Pinball Wizard” by The Who, “Superstition” by Stevie Wonder, “Yesterday” by The Beatles and many more.
Imagine turning on the radio, hearing a good song, and being able to write the whole thing down: tune, chords, bass line, and drums. That is what you will learn with this course. Real Ear Training by Roland Perrin is the ultimate book for learning to hear, write down, and understand melodies, chords, bass lines, rhythms, and drum kit grooves. No instrument is required, and only basic music notation knowledge is needed. With step-by-step instructions, packed with exercises, and accompanied by online audio, this book is suitable for all levels.
16 favorites arranged for the solo accordion, including: Bayou Pon Pon • Big Mamou • Broken Hearted • Colinda • Cry to Me • Diggy Liggy Lo • I'm Coming Home • Iko Iko • Jambalaya (On the Bayou) • Louisiana Man • Mardi Gras Mambo • Matilda • My Toot Toot • The Original New Jole Blon • Sugar Bee • Zydeco Gris Gris.