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Title:
Get started in playing piano
Author:
Shepheard, Gillian, author.
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Publication Information:
[New York, N.Y.] : McGraw Hill Companies, 2014.
Physical Description:
vii, 115 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
Summary:
This book uses a simple hands-on approach, which is very accessible and ideal for beginners. It focuses on actually learning the instrument rather than just the dry theory. Throughout the book there are practical exercises which are accompanied by advice and diagrams which make this book clear and easy to follow.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781473601048
Format :
Book

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This book uses a simple hands-on approach, which is very accessible and ideal for beginners. It focuses on actually learning the instrument rather than just the dry theory. Throughout the book and accompanying CD there are practical exercises which are accompanied by advice and diagrams which make this book clear and easy to follow.

Taking you right from choosing your piano through to playing beautifully, this book helps you absorb the essential skills you need to build a strong technique and a comprehensive musicianship.


Author Notes

Gillian has taught the piano for 45 years. She studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where she gained LRAM (teacher) and AGSM (performer) qualifications. She has taught all ages from 5-85, in state and private schools as well as private tuition.