Folk Harp for the Young Beginner
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The folk harp for the young beginner book is designed for a new harp students with no music training. you will learn: ? how to read music. ? count rhythm. ? how to tune the harp. ? how to change keys using sharpening levers. ? two methods for reading ledger lines. ? inverted chords. ? using brackets to help see note patterns. ? recognizing basic fingering and bass patterns that are in every song. ? practice rhythm and workout pages to test your knowledge of music. ? helpful photos for reference. ? cd provided with all the songs. this book outlines two new methods for learning note reading based on logical, predictable music patterns. this method is designed to move students beyond reading notes as a single isolated symbol and to recognize groups of musical notes. each group of songs will teach you coordination gradually and will build confidence with each song. students can learn to play without boring or repetitive exercises. songs in this book are drawn from timeless melodies that continue to enrich our musical heritage: classical, renaissance, celtic, english, old timey, traditional folk.
Songs include: Old Joe Clark, Shady Grove, Surprise Symphony, Kaiser Waltz, Black Is The Color, Aura Lee, Amazing Grace, Trois Gymnopedies, Pachelbel Canon, Tom Dooley, Gaily the Troubadour, Blue Danube, Skater?s Waltz I, When The Saints Go Marching In, The Happy Farmer, Stewball The Race Horse, The Ash Grove, Morning Is Come, The Ghost of John, Worried Man Blues, Sleeping Tigers, Two Hand Coordination Exercies, A Little Night Music, Scarborough Fair, Eleanor Plunkett, Spring, Skye Boat Song, William Tell Overture, Marley Bear, Ringo The Fox, Pachelbel Canon I, Lilly Bear, Red Wing, Chinook Wolftime, Lioness Cata, Timara the White Tiger, The Minstrel Boy, Symphony 6, The Heart of Jonwah, Gentle Annie, Athos Tiger Ways, Keep On The Sunny Side, The Butcher Boy, Tanaka Bear Tracks, Can Can Shuffle, Sunshine Wolf Waltz, Jumanji Jump, Joy to the World, The Two Sisters, Bourree From Water Music, The Merry Wassail, Brave Guero, Hercules The Lion King, Minuet Number 2, Montana March, She?s Like The Swallow, Up Tayles All, The Harp That Once, Rufty Tufty, Southwind Early One Morning