MELODY ADVENTURES (MA)

MELODIES/SONGS NOTATED IN FULL

For complete beginners – all ages

  • A series with a difference – chord understanding progresses equally with traditional skills
  • Ideal in conjunction with “Keyboard Accompaniment” (KA) BASICS
  • Supports KA BASICS with many of the same melodies, fully arranged.

MA Primer A, $13.00 (72 pgs)
MA Primer B, $13.00 (72 pgs)

$26.00

MA PRIMER A & B SAMPLES

Amusing story with engaging characters.

A favorite for beginning piano students.

MA PRIMER A SAMPLES

MA PRIMER B SAMPLES

MA BOOK 1, $13.00 (74 pgs)
MA BOOK 2, $13.00 (72 pgs)

$26.00

MA BOOKS 1 & 2 SAMPLES

Story continues!  Hearing & chord understanding progresses equally with sight-reading & technical.

MA BOOK 1 SAMPLES

MA BOOK 2 SAMPLES

At any time during the MA series, the theory can be reinforced by applying the knowledge to melodies in the “Keyboard Accompaniment (KA) BASICS” Series.

MA 1 & 2 SUPPLEMENT, $13.00 (74 pgs)

MA 1 & 2 SUPPLEMENT SAMPLES

Gives additional support for MA BOOKS 1 & 2

MA 1 & 2 SUPPLEMENT SAMPLES

MA BOOK 3, $13.00 (80 pgs)

MA BOOK 3

Enjoy the rich sound of diminished progressions that are entwined in melodies from six different keys.

MA BOOK 3 SAMPLES – Part 1

MA BOOK 3 SAMPLES – Part 2

MA BOOK 4

In preparation for Advanced Keyboard Accompaniment, some of MA BOOK 4 compositions leave the arrangement to be completed by the performer.

MA BOOK 4 SAMPLES – Part 1

KEYBOARD ACCOMPANIMENT (KA) BASICS

Gives melody. You create the accompaniment

Unprecedented Features

  • Provides a wide variety of styles, rhythms, embellishments, chord arrangements & progressions

  • Innovative, accompaniment samples encourage creativity

  • Possible accompaniments are suggested before every melody

  • Nomenclature with Letter, Roman numeral and creative symbols

  • Effective review, at the end of each book, ensures understanding

KA PREPARATORY

(for KA beginners)

At the end of this book you will enjoy creating you ‘own’ accompaniment (acc.) for folksongs.

KA PREPARATORY (84 pages)

KA PREP

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KA PREPARATORY SAMPLES

KA BASICS A

At the end of BASICS A you will enjoy creating your ‘own’ acc. for folksongs and dances in both a major & minor key.

KA BASICS A (100 pages)

KA BASICS

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KA BASICS A SAMPLES

KA BASICS B

This book has melodies/songs in a wide variety of styles & rhythms in nine keys. As well as learning key changing methods, you’ll enjoy the rich sounds of diminished chords – and the effect of extending chords you have learned such as I7, I/9, V/b9, Vb9, V/9 & V9.

KA BASICS B (101 pages)

KA BASICS

KA BASICS C

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KA BASICS

KA BASICS D

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KA BASICS

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