"Aimed at complete beginners, children can easily follow the clear and simple diagrams and pictures to learn their first notes, play fun tunes and gain confidence playing their first Keyboard! This great beginner's book also provides a fantastic introduction to reading and playing music, includes a fun pull-out Wall Chart to help with practice, and will have kids playing their first tunes in no time! " --P.  of cover.
New from Amazon #1 best-selling music author Ben Parker ! This book is the perfect introduction to the piano for kids of all ages! Kids can easily follow the clear and simple diagrams and photos to learn their first notes, play fun tunes and gain confidence playing their first piano! * Easy to follow instructions and illustrations * Simple exercises to follow and practice * Learn at their own pace * Fun and easy songs and tunes to play * Learn how to read and understand music notes and symbols * Tons of tips and playing techniques Simply follow the lessons in the book and kids will be playing piano in no time! Ben Parker is an established professional musician, songwriter and producer with over 10 years of musical teaching experience. His best-selling series of music tuition books for adults and children include Banjo, Ukulele, Guitar, Piano and Keyboard.
The perfect introduction to the electronic keyboard, and ideal for the absolute beginner getting started with their first instrument. With absolutely no musical knowledge required, this simple yet comprehensive guide is perfect for adults and children alike.
This book is the perfect introduction to the Guitar for kids of all ages. With no sheet music to follow, kids can easily follow the clear and simple diagrams and photos to learn their first chords, play fun tunes and gain confidence playing their first guitar! * Easy to follow instructions and illustrations * Simple exercises to follow and practice * Learn at their own pace * Fun and easy songs, chords and tunes to play * Simply follow the lessons in the book and kids will be playing guitar in no time !
Getting a child to play piano has never been easier! As seen on public television nationwide, Scott "The Piano Guy" Houston is the leading authority on fast and fun piano instruction. In Play Piano in a Flash for Kids! he simplifies his unique and effective method of learning to play piano, making it accessible to even the youngest want-to-be pianists. Highlighting popular, not classical, music, this book fosters and nourishes an early love for music by giving children the tools to play their favorite popular songs. Your child will be able to: Learn the basics of piano playing using a simple technique that pros use, which focuses on becoming a good player versus becoming a good notation reader Use easy-to-follow step-by-step illustrations that demonstrate each stage of learning Play popular music on the piano without having to learn how to read complicated sheet music It is a great book for kids who may have taken lessons previously but became frustrated by the long and complicated process. And all at a fraction of the cost of piano lessons! Both parents and children can have fun learning the piano or keyboard together, or children can work through the book on their own, with parents providing support only when needed. Play Piano in a Flash for Kids! is the perfect tool for parents or teachers to help their kids learn to play the piano quickly and easily.
A brilliant introduction to music for little children. Learn to play simple, well-known tunes on the sturdy keyboard attached to the book. Each note is represented with a different colour, which corresponds to the same colour on the keys, making this accessible even to very young children. Tunes include Twinkle Twinkle, Frere Jacques, Ode to Joy and more.
Illustrated with charts and diagrams throughout, this guide teaches the fundamentals of keyboards--from buying a keyboard and understanding its mechanisms to reading music and playing chords.
Following on from his best-selling 'How To Play Keyboard' and 'My First Keyboard' books, Ben Parker brings together 30 Fun and Easy Keyboard Tunes that are perfect for new beginners. Ben Parker is an established professional musician, songwriter and producer with over 10 years of musical teaching experience. His best-selling series of music tuition books for adults and children include Guitar, Ukulele, Banjo, Piano and Keyboard.
This book is the perfect introduction to the Ukulele for kids of all ages. With no sheet music to follow, kids can easily follow the clear and simple diagrams and photos to learn their first chords, play fun tunes and gain confidence playing their first uke! * Easy to follow instructions and illustrations * Simple exercises to follow and practice * Learn at their own pace * Fun and easy songs, chords and tunes to play * Simply follow the lessons in the book and kids will be playing ukulele in no time !
Easy Keyboard and Piano Pieces is the perfect companion for those starting out to learn the keyboard or piano. The book uses simple, popular and familiar tunes which helps the player feel more comfortable as they learn the easy-to-play pieces. All notes have their letters printed above them in a large easy-to read font, to help those who are yet to learn how to read music. Also included are some blank music sheets, so you can have fun creating your own compositions. Easy Keyboard and Piano Pieces is the ideal first music book. Twinkle, Twinkle Are You Sleeping? Baa, Baa, Black Sheep The Wheels on the Bus London Bridge Good Morning to All I'm a Little Teapot Polly Put the Kettle On Ring a Ring of Roses The Grand Old Duke of York Old McDonald Oranges and Lemons Three Blind Mice Hickory, Dickory, Dock Hot Cross Buns Happy and You Know It The Muffin Man The Mulberry Bush Sing a Song of Sixpence Row Your Boat Kumbaya Itsy Bitsy Spider Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer Humpty Dumpty Girls and Boys Pop goes the weasel Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes Nellie the Elephant Round the Mountain I Am the Music Man Write Your Own Composition
Teach how to play keyboard for kids with our easy keyboard lessons for kids. ***Comes with online access to free keyboard videos and audio demonstrating all examples. See and hear how each one is played by a teacher, then play along with the backing band. Also includes music score and keyboard animation for easy music learning.*** "This is a great beginner book! [The video] has completely held my five-year-old's interest because he is so eager to learn how to play keyboard. The colorful drawings and song names are also great for his interest level. I would recommend this to an early learner who is interested in learning." - summerwhite [Amazon] Progressive Electronic Keyboard Method for Young Beginners - Book 1 contains all you need to know to start teaching kids to play keyboard - in one easy-to-follow, lesson-by-lesson children’s keyboard tutorial. Suitable for children aged 4 to 8 years and all types of electronic keyboards including Roland, Casio and Yamaha. No prior knowledge of how to read music or playing the keyboard is required to teach a child to learn to play keyboard from this book. Teach your child: • How to play keyboard notes for kids and keyboard chords • All the fundamental techniques of electronic keyboard playing including correct posture, hand position and fingering technique for 5 beginner keyboard notes, 3 one-finger chords and 3 fingered chords • Basic keyboard theory for kids including how to read music and beginner chord symbols • Keyboard tips for kids that every child should know when learning keyboard • Shortcuts for how to learn keyboard fast by getting the most from keyboard practice sessions Contains everything you need to know about how to teach a child to play keyboard today. Features include: • Progressive step-by-step easy keyboard lessons written by a professional children’s keyboard teacher • Beautifully illustrated in full color throughout • Easy-to-read keyboard music for kids, keyboard chords for kids and with lyrics to sing along • Electronic keyboard chord chart for all one-finger chords and fingered chords used within this book • 43 great sounding keyboard exercises and popular easy keyboard songs for kids Kids keyboard lessons have never been this easy for parents and teachers who want to teach children to learn how to play the keyboard, fast. LearnToPlayMusic.com's keyboard lessons for kids are used by children’s keyboard teachers worldwide to teach how to play keyboard for kids. For over 30 years, our team of professional authors, composers and musicians have crafted music lesson books that are a cut above the rest. We offer a large selection of music lessons for kids that cover many different instruments in print, eBook and app formats. Awarded the 'Quality Excellence Design' (QED) seal of approval for eBook innovation, LearnToPlayMusic.com continues to set the standard for quality children’s music education resources.
Simple instructions to start guitar lessons.
Chords for Kids is a handy resource for children and early learners of guitar and keyboard. Chords are one of the most important ways that children can learn about music. They provide a fast route to playing with others and encourage a feeling for structure and composition. The simple and clean layout of this book provides chord diagrams on each spread, for both guitar and keyboard, allowing a parent or teacher to explain easily. Using a simple tab-per-key approach, it covers all of the basic chords in each key, including majors, minors, triads, fourths, sixths, sevenths, and ninths. Some variations are included at the back for further exploration.
Essential advice for buying and caring for a new or used piano. A '97-'98 supplement is available.
Children are able to communicate by signing before they develop the skills necessary for speech. By teaching simple sign language to children from as young as eight months, we can help them to convey their emotions and their needs. When children begin to talk, having sign language to fall back on provides a comforting safety net. Add to the fun of signing by singing well-known nursery rhymes and songs. Even proficient speakers will long enjoy signing to a favourite song or rhyme. Simple and clear signing instructions allow anyone to join in.
You don't have to wait until your child begins school to start learning the piano – preschoolers can learn too! Jingle bells, Itsy Bitsy Spider and Mary had a little lamb, are just some of the tunes your preschooler will learn to play using correct fingering for both hands, following a color/number system. The method is so simple, that piano teachers who have avoided teaching preschoolers in the past, no longer have to. With brightly colored notes, fun illustrations and lively accompaniment tracks, teachers love Piano In Color just as much as preschoolers do.Even parents with no musical knowledge will find that the Piano In Color books provide the information you need to introduce your preschooler to the piano. And some parents have even been known to start learning Piano In Color for themselves!