Get Set! Piano Pieces Book 1 by Karen Marshall, Heather Hammond
  

Get Set! Piano Pieces Book 1

Written by Karen Marshall, Heather Hammond
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Part of the Get Set! Piano Series

Synopsis

Get Set! Piano Pieces Book 1 by Karen Marshall, Heather Hammond

Get Set! Piano Pieces Book 1 is an exciting new collection of pieces by Heather Hammond and Karen Marshall, arranged and written specially for the twenty-first century child. Packed with familiar classics and engaging new pieces in contemporary styles, the book supplements Get Set! Piano Tutor Book 1, and is carefully paced to build confidence from the start. Get Set! Piano Pieces Book 1 is an exciting new collection of pieces by Heather Hammond and Karen Marshall, arranged and written specially for the twenty-first century child. Get Set! Piano Pieces Book 1 follows and supplements the tried and tested progression of Get Set! Piano Tutor Book 1. It includes favourites like Alice the camel, Little bird, Hot cross buns, We wish you a Merry Christmas and engaging new pieces from jigs to jazz featuring wriggly caterpillars and scary pirates. Many of the pieces have straightforward teacher duet parts to encourage ensemble playing from the start. The book is attractively laid out and fully illustrated, with quizzes and crosswords to reinforce learning.

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...very attractively produced, with lots of activities to complete along the way to reinforce the overall theoretical learning also. ...These two books working in conjunction with each other encompass so much in the way of theory, aural and sound learning that I for one will certainly be trying them

About the Author

Karen Marshall is a practising private and peripatetic teacher in York with students from five to seventy-one years of age. Karen specialises in multi-sensory music teaching and is a Kodaly practitioner. A member of the British Dyslexia Association's music committee, Karen has trained teachers across the UK on teaching students with Special Educational needs. She writes for Music Teacher Magazine, was a piano and pedagogue student of the late Christine Brown and works voluntarily to support music education at her local Primary and Secondary school. Heather Hammond trained at Leeds College of Music and Bretton Hall and worked for five years as a primary school teacher. She is a practising piano teacher with a thriving teaching practice in York with students of all ages and abilities. Heather is also an educational music author and has written many books for young piano and woodwind players with pieces included in examination syllabuses for ABRSM, Trinity Guildhall and London College of Music. Heather also writes for adults, contributing regularly to the Yamaha Keyboard Club Magazine. For more information visit www.HeatherHammond.co.uk

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
24 pages

Author

Karen Marshall, Heather Hammond
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Publisher

A & C Black Music an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

9th May 2013

ISBN

9781408192771


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