The respected singer and songwriter describes her journey of loss, grief, and recovery following the 1992 suicide of her son and the near-death of her companion of fifteen years, after which she explored the potential of the human soul. 35,000 first printing.
(Homespun Tapes). Now that these popular lessons are on CD, it's easier than ever to start harmonizing! Complete beginners will learn the theory behind harmony singing and get the ear training they need, while those with some knowledge will hone their skills and build repertoire. The vocal parts are recorded on separate channels for singing along with Cathy, Marcy, Robin and Linda. Songs: Stay All Night * Down by the Riverside * Bury Me Beneath the Willow * Broken-Hearted Lover * Red River Valley * Trouble in Mind * Careless Love * Leavin' Train * Down in the Valley * Turtle Dove * Little Darlin' Pal of Mine * Keep on the Sunny Side * Blues Stay Away from Me * Gold Watch and Chain * Amazing Grace * Goodnight, Irene * I'm Going to Sit at the Welcome Table * Long Journey Home * Good Old Mountain Dew * Hand Me Down My Walking Cane. THREE CDs * INCLUDES SONGBOOK * LEVEL 1
(String Letter Publishing). David Hamburger's supplementary chord book for the Acoustic Guitar Method is a must-have resource for guitarists who want to build their chord vocabulary! Starting with a user-friendly explanation of what chords are and how they are named, this book presents chords by key in all 12 keys, offering both open-position and closed-position voicings for each common chord type. Also includes info on barre chords, using a capo and much more.
(Music Express Books). Have fun with your choral warm-ups! With this collection of fifty-four inventive and educational songs and exercises, your choir will beg for more. Start out with the unison pieces and "build" to the more challenging exercises for 2-part, 3-part or 4-part treble or mixed voices. Use the demonstration CD for quick learning or sing along with the recording to have hands-free, portable warm-ups at your fingertips every day. Developed and composed by the award-winning choral composer and master teacher, Rollo Dilworth, Choir Builders will prove to be a "fun"damental way of improving and sustaining a quality choral sound with your performance groups.
(Vocal Method). A method that has long been highly regarded among teachers and students alike. Each of these books consists of 3 parts: Part I describes the vocal mechanism and its function briefly and in simple, non-technical language. Part II consists of basic, fundamental vocalises carefully selected to develop the specific voices for which the book is written. Part III presents the important elements of diction in the 5 languages most commonly used in singing: English, Italian, French, German and Spanish.
(Musicians Institute Press). In this one-on-one lesson, MI instructor Tom Kolb unravels the mystery of the modes, giving guitarists a complete approach to soloing and a thorough, hands-on explanation of Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian and Locrian. He also covers: melodic minor, harmonic minor and the blues scale; soloing over diatonic and modal progressions; superimposing modes; patterns, progressions, licks; and much more. The accompanying online audio includes 83 full-band tracks. The audio can be downloaded or streamed and includes PLAYBACK+ tools such as tempo adjustment, looping, and panning capabilities.
(Vocal Collection). 20 selections, art songs and folksong arrangements, with a limited vocal range of one octave, chosen especially for the adolescent boy's voice during its change from a higher treble register. The complete range of the book falls between the F below middle C to the G above middle C. Professional recordings of piano accompaniments are accessed online using the unique code in each book and can be downloaded or streamed according to personal preference. Contents: All Through the Night * Aura Lee * Barbara Allen * Bendemeer's Stream * Bill Groggin's Goat * Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie * Come again, sweet love * Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes * The Erie Canal * I Gave My Love a Cherry * It was a lover and his lass * The Jolly Miller * The Lark in the Morn * Pastime with good company * The Rambling Sailor * Shenandoah * The Silver Swan * Simple Gifts * Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child * The Streets of Laredo