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Help Your Kids with Music

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Published: 14 Jul 2015

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A step-by-step visual guide to music theory

 

DK's Help Your Kids with Music is the perfect primer to help students gain a solid foundation in music, no matter the their age, skill level, or instrument.

 

This visual guide clearly explains key concepts in five step by step chapters:

The Basics explains the types of instruments, notation for keyboard and stringed instruments, the "musical alphabet," and counting a beat.

Rhythm covers the length of notes and rests, as well as basic rhythms and meters, phrasing, syncopation, tempo, and using a metronome.

Tone and Melody includes everything a student needs to know about tones and how they work together to build a melody.

Chords and Harmony shows how intervals work together and includes examples for horn and woodwind instruments.

Form and Interpretation helps students understand how musical form can aid appreciation and interpretation for classical, jazz, blues, and other musical styles.

ISBN: 9781465436047 Pages: 256
Size: 193.675 x 234.95mm

Description

Reviews


A step-by-step visual guide to music theory

 

DK's Help Your Kids with Music is the perfect primer to help students gain a solid foundation in music, no matter the their age, skill level, or instrument.

 

This visual guide clearly explains key concepts in five step by step chapters:

The Basics explains the types of instruments, notation for keyboard and stringed instruments, the "musical alphabet," and counting a beat.

Rhythm covers the length of notes and rests, as well as basic rhythms and meters, phrasing, syncopation, tempo, and using a metronome.

Tone and Melody includes everything a student needs to know about tones and how they work together to build a melody.

Chords and Harmony shows how intervals work together and includes examples for horn and woodwind instruments.

Form and Interpretation helps students understand how musical form can aid appreciation and interpretation for classical, jazz, blues, and other musical styles.

ISBN: 9781465436047 Pages: 256
Size: 193.675 x 234.95mm

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