List of Dummies Piano E-book

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Piano For Dummies
by Blake Neely

The long-awaited update to the bestselling Piano For Dummies-featuring a new audio CD

Have you always wanted to play piano? This revised edition of the popular Piano for Dummies makes it easier and more fun than ever. If you don’t know how to read music, this book explains in friendly, uncomplicated language all the basics of music theory and applies it to playing the piano. And if you’ve been playing piano for a while – or took piano lessons when you were a child but haven’t played since – you can pick up some valuable tips to improve your playing or use the book as a refresher course.

This new edition features fresh and updated practice lessons, teaching techniques, and musical examples, as well as a new audio CD with examples for all pieces presented in the book. You get expert information on left- and right-hand piano techniques; playing scales, melodies, harmonies, and chords; and practicing to improve your technique.

  • Everything you need to start playing piano today
  • Plenty of popular musical pieces and songs, with companion audio CD to play along with
  • Instruction in playing various musical styles, from classical and rock to blues and country
  • Blake Neely is an Emmy-nominated composer and accomplished pianist who has composed numerous TV and movie scores

If you’ve always wanted to tickle the ivories like a pro, Piano For Dummies, 2nd Edition is your ideal resource!

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


Piano Exercises For Dummies
by David Pearl

The ideal hands-on reference for piano students who want to strengthen their skills and refine their technique–and the perfect companion and next step to the bestselling Piano For Dummies.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


Piano For Dummies
by Hal Leonard Corporation, Adam Perlmutter

Play the piano today with an easy-to-use instruction set!

Piano For Dummies, 3rd Edition is an invaluable resource for anyone seeking fundamental piano instruction. Whether you’re brand new to the piano or have been at it awhile, Piano For Dummies will soon have you tickling the ivories like a pro! This book contains all the information you need to start playing today, including clear instruction and supplementary materials. Learn different musical styles, like classical, rock, blues, and country, and how to find the perfect teacher should you decide to expand your instruction.

With the widest tonal range of any instrument, the piano is versatile enough to produce melody and accompaniment at the same time. This standout feature is also what makes mastering the piano such a complex affair. Piano For Dummies, 3rd Edition breaks it down into simple, easy-to-follow instruction, written in the characteristically accessible Dummies style. For the beginner, the book serves as a complete introductory course. For the more advanced player, it becomes a handy reference to keep around for periodic refreshers. Topics include:

  • Finding the perfect keyboard, and caring for your piano
  • The intricacies of reading music, including notes, rhythm, and change-ups
  • Melody, harmony, and the building blocks of sound
  • The role of individual technique, and finding your own groove

The book also includes advice on practicing efficiently and improving your performance, as well as tips on how to pursue more advanced experiences. A great piano player is always the life of the party, and in high demand. If you’re looking to become one with the “88,” Piano For Dummies, 3rd Edition is the resource you want!


Top Piano Hits for Dummies Songbook
by Adam Perlmutter, Hal Leonard Corp.

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). Want to learn to play today’s hottest hits? Then this is the book for you! It’s an easy-to-use resource for the casual hobbyist or working musician. It includes 36 authentic piano arrangements with guitar chords and lyrics plus performance notes for each song detailing the wheres, whats, and hows all in plain English! Songs include: Apologize * Bad Day * Beautiful * Brave * Call Me Maybe * Fireflies * Home * I Knew You Were Trouble. * Jar of Hearts * Just Give Me a Reason * Love Song * Next to Me * Some Nights * Stay * A Thousand Years * When I Was Your Man * You’re Beautiful * and more!

Piano and Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies
by Holly Day, Jerry Kovarksy, Blake Neely, David Pearl, Michael Pilhofer

The go-to reference for aspiring pianists and keyboard players

Piano & Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies makes it easier and more fun than ever to make music! If you don’t know how to read music, this book explains in friendly, uncomplicated language all the basics of music theory, and applies it to playing the piano and keyboard. And if you’ve been playing for awhile—or took lessons when you were a child but haven’t played since—you can pick up some valuable tips to improve your playing, or use the book as a refresher course.

This indispensible resource combines the best of For Dummies books, including Piano For Dummies, Keyboard For Dummies, Music Theory For Dummies, and Piano Exercises For Dummies to get you up and running in no time. The handy reference helps you to master the traditional black-and-white keys and gives you an understanding of the possibilities that unfold when those black-and-whites are connected to state-of-the-art music technology.

  • Discover the secrets for becoming a master on the piano and keyboard
  • Improve your skills with a wealth of easy-to-apply piano exercises
  • Tap into your creativity and get the lowdown on composing an original song
  • Find out how to use keyboards anywhere using external speakers, amps, home stereos, computers, and tablets

Dive right in! This comprehensive book offers the most complete learning experience for aspiring pianists, keyboard enthusiasts, and students of music.


Piano Hymns for Dummies (Songbook)
by Mary Ellen Pethel, Stan Pethel, Hal Leonard Corp.

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). Learn classic and contemporary songs for praise & worship using the proven Dummies method of clear instruction and helpful performance notes. Features PVG arrangements for 65 hymns, including: Abide with Me * Beautiful Savior * Down by the Riverside * Give Me That Old Time Religion * He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands * Just a Closer Walk with Thee * Lord Bless You and Keep You * The Old Rugged Cross * Simple Gifts * This Little Light of Mine * Were You There? * and many more.

Easy Piano Songs for Dummies
by Adam Perlmutter, Hal Leonard Corp.

(Easy Piano Songbook). Want to learn to play easy popular hits? Then this is the book for you! It’s an easy-to-use resource for the casual hobbyist or working musician. It includes 40 easy piano arrangements with guitar chords and lyrics plus performance notes for each song detailing the wheres, whats, and hows all in plain English! Songs include: Back to December * California Girls * Candle in the Wind * Defying Gravity * Fever * God Only Knows * Hey, Soul Sister * If I Were a Carpenter * Layla * Leaving on a Jet Plane * Let It Be * Moon River * Rolling in the Deep * Silly Love Songs * Twist and Shout * You Don’t Know Me * and more.

Acoustic Piano Songs for Dummies (Songbook)
by Hal Leonard Corp.

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). Learn to play 38 acoustic hits with this solid collection! The book features piano/vocal/guitar arrangements and plain-English performance notes for each of the popular songs, which include: American Pie * Crazy Little Thing Called Love * Have You Ever Seen the Rain? * I’ll Follow the Sun * Imagine * Jack and Diane * Leaving on a Jet Plane * Night Moves * Summer Breeze * Time in a Bottle * Wanted Dead or Alive * You’ve Got a Friend * and many more.

Pop/Rock Piano Hits for Dummies (Songbook)
by Hal Leonard Corp.

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). Learn to play 36 pop/rock hits with this great book that includes piano/vocal/guitar arrangements and performance notes for some of the greatest songs ever! Includes: Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) * Bohemian Rhapsody * Candle in the Wind * Clocks * Don’t Know Much * Don’t Know Why * Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me) * From a Distance * Good Vibrations * Have I Told You Lately * Hey Jude * I Will Remember You * Imagine * Jump * Light My Fire * Superman (It’s Not Easy) * A Thousand Miles * Walking in Memphis * What a Fool Believes * and more.

Lennon & McCartney Piano Songs for Dummies (Music Instruction)
by The Beatles, John Lennon, Paul McCartney

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). Learn songs created by one of the most successful partnerships in music! 42 full songs with piano arrangements, guitar chords and lyrics are included, each with their own plain-English performance notes detailing the wheres, whats and hows. Hits include: Across the Universe * Can’t Buy Me Love * The Fool on the Hill * Good Day Sunshine * Hey Jude * I Saw Her Standing There * If I Fell * Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da * She’s Leaving Home * We Can Work It Out * You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away * and many more.