Whether the adult student has just completed Book 1 or is returning to the piano after formerly playing, great pieces await in Adult Piano Adventures Book 2. This convenient “All-In-One” volume offers carefully sequenced instruction in note reading, music theory and piano technique. Its appealing new design clearly introduces concepts such as triad inversions, 3/8 and 6/8 time signatures, 16th-note rhythms, connected pedaling, and major and minor scales, plus a special focus on chord playing with lead sheets of familiar songs.
Audio and video files are included on CD and DVD at the back of this perfect-bound book, or may be accessed online—hours of instructional videos and accompaniment tracks that inspire rhythmic vitality and artistic expression. This book is also available in a spiral bound edition without CD/DVD.
Song highlights: ‘O Sole Mio! • Sloop John B • Brahms’ Lullaby • The Lion Sleeps Tonight • Hava Nagila • Give My Regards to Broadway • Scarborough Fair • Malaguena • Pachelbel’s Canon • and more.