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Learning to Read Music: How to Make Sense of Those Mysterious Symbols and Bring Music Alive

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Whether you want to learn how to play an instrument, or just refresh your existing capability, whether you sing in a choir, or would simply like to follow scores while listening, this book will help you achieve your aim. It leads you carefully through the basics of pitch, rhythm, keys, scales, chords, and much more, building your knowledge chapter by chapter until you are ...more
ebook, 144 pages
Published April 1st 2008 by How to Books
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Abdullah
I used this book as an accompaniment to my first piano classes and it helped me going through the basics of music notation quite rapidly. This book is clear and easy to comprehend in most of its
chapters. Yet, it doesn't give a clear and sufficient idea about everything (It depends more on why you are reading the book actually). But from chapter 7 onwards, I noticed that parts of the material discussed started to get more complicated to the summarization level used by the author. So I thought the
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Bruno
Gekocht voor mijn iemand die net met lessen contrabas is begonnen, en eerst zelf gelezen. Zeer duidelijk en structureel aangepakt, heel begrijpelijk en zeker niet neerbuigend. Aanrader voor wie (nog) geen noten kan lezen, of meer inzicht wil krijgen in al de tekens die op bladmuziek voorkomen. Legt ook uit wat toonladders zijn, en waarom die belangrijk zijn voor een partituur.
Dave
I've never understood those weird squiggles and lines. Instead I learned tablature when practicing guitar, but that limits you to only being able to (re)play music that someone has already converted to tablature. Now I'm learning to read these squiggles that Italian monks came up with centuries ago. So to miss-quote Trinity: "I know music".
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