Guitar
 
Guitar: Classic Guitar and Lute 7412
 
Chamber Music 7418
 
Concert 7413
 
Duo 7414
 
Ensemble 7417
 
Methods 7420
 
Recordings 7421
 
Solos/Studies 7416
 
Technique 7415
 
Guitar: Fingerpicking 7472
 
Blues 7474
 
Celtic 7482
 
Classics 7476
 
Contemporary 7477
 
Methods 7475
 
Other Styles 7480
 
Ragtime 7481
 
Traditional 7479
 
Guitar: Flamenco 7406
 
Methods 7407
 
Solos 7409
 
Technique 7408
 
Guitar: Latin 7512
 
Methods 7515
 
Solos/Ensembles 7514
 
 
Chording 7553
 
Methods/Study 7554
 
Other 7555
 
Solos 7556
 
Technique 7558
 
Tunebooks 7557
 
 
Banjo
 
Banjo: 5-String 7330
 
Chording 7332
 
Methods 7333
 
Other 7334
 
Solos/Tunebooks 7335
 
Technique 7336
 
Banjo: Clawhammer 7337
 
Methods 7338
 
Solos 7339
 
 
Dulcimer
 
Dulcimer: Hammered 7371
 
Chord/Theory 7374
 
Methods 7372
 
Solos 7373
 
Dulcimer: Mountain 7375
 
Method/Study 7376
 
Solos 7377
 
 
Harmonica
 
Harmonica: Diatonic 7517
 
Blues Harp 7518
 
Methods 7520
 
Other 7521
 
Solos 7522
 
 
Fiddle
 
Method 7390
 
Other 7391
 
Solo 7392
 
Tunebooks 7393
 
 
Drum Set 7572
 
Ensemble 7576
 
Mallet 7574
 
Snare Drum 7573
 
 
 
Duos/Ensembles 7587
 
Methods 7588
 
Solos 7589
 
Tunebooks 7590
 
 
Ukulele
 
Baritone 7606
 
Chords 7608
 
Methods 7607
 
Songbooks 7609
 
 
Other
 
Accordion 7308
 
Concertina 7311
 
Piano Accordion 7309
 
Autoharp and Chromaharp 7321
 
Methods 7322
 
Solos 7324
 
Tunebooks 7323
 
Bassoon 7352
 
Cello 7353
 
Classics 7355
 
Duet/Ensemble 7356
 
Methods 7357
 
Solos/Tunebooks 7358
 
Clarinet 7361
 
Duet/Ensemble 7363
 
Methods 7364
 
Solos 7365
 
Tunebooks 7366
 
Flute, Fife and Oboe 7395
 
Classics 7403
 
Duos/Ensemble 7401
 
Fife 7396
 
Methods 7397
 
Oboe 7404
 
Solo Collection 7399
 
Tunebooks 7402
 
French Horn 7405
 
Organ 7534
 
Other String Acoustic 7561
 
Bajo Sexto 7562
 
Bowed Psaltery 7567
 
Charango 7563
 
Guitarron 7564
 
Lute 7565
 
Oud 7566
 
Sitar 7568
 
Tres 7569
 
Vihuela 7570
 
String Bass 7592
 
Tinwhistle 7596
 
Instruments 7598
 
Methods/Study 7597
 
Tunebooks 7599
 
Trumpet & Bugle 7345
 
Duos/Ensembles 7350
 
Methods 7346
 
Solos 7348
 
Tunebooks 7351
 
Viola 7611
 
Violin 7612
 
Accessories 7613
 
Classics 7615
 
Duet/Ensemble 7616
 
Methods 7617
 
Solos/Tunebooks 7619
 
 
 
 
 
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Gospel
 
 
Jazz
 
 
 
 
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French
 
 
Spanish
 
 
arranged and edited by James Tanguay
Here's a book you'll be pulling off the shelf for many Christmases to come. A Celtic Flute Christmas is a treasury of 24 Irish, Scottish, Welsh and English holiday carols suitable for Irish style flute in D. Simple duets for two flutes, a round for three, and arrangements for solo flute with guitar chords are all printed on a large, easy to read staff and lavishly adorned with Celtic calligraphy. From the hauntingly beautiful melodies of the Hebrides, to the ancient airs of Ireland, to the familiar Yuletide...
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selected & arranged by Peter Spitzer
This series of books was meticulously designed to provide beginning to intermediate instrumentalists with an enjoyable introduction to classical melodies. Selections include: Ode to Joy; Sleeping Beauty Waltz; The Trout; Scheherazade; Emperor Humn; Cancan; plus 10 more by Bach, Bizet, Brahns, Mozart, Strauss, Rossini and others.
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by William Bay
This book contains 30 original "chants" composed for solo trumpet. The pieces are lyrical in nature and may be used in a variety of settings. They work well as a prelude or call to worship or even as recital selections, concert pieces or as encores to performances. These chants require sensitivity in interpretation and phrasing, a full, rich tone and control over breathing and volume. They also serve as good daily practice pieces. I hope you enjoy these solos as much as I have in writing and performin...
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by William Bay
This book contains 30 original "chants" composed for solo trumpet. The pieces are lyrical in nature and may be used in a variety of settings. They work well as a prelude or call to worship or even as recital selections, concert pieces or as encores to performances. These chants require sensitivity in interpretation and phrasing, a full, rich tone and control over breathing and volume. They also serve as good daily practice pieces. I hope you enjoy these solos as much as I have in writing and performin...
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by Kevin Coggins and David Barrett
Blues Drums, within the School of the Blues Lesson Series, contains over 250 examples of blues drum patterns and technique-building exercises! Subjects covered in this book are: The History of Blues Drumming; Choosing Your Instrument and Getting Your Sound; Exercises for Development of Technique (Sticking and foot patterns specific to playing blues); Blues Shuffles & Swing Beats, Slow Blues, Ballads and the Triplet Groove (12/8 Time); Blues Rhumba, Calypso Beats and Samba Feel; Two-Beat/Cut Time; Early Rock...
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by Chris Matheos
Focuses on the two most popular topics in the bass world today: slap bass and multiple-stringed basses. Covers a wide variety of slap techniques including triple pops, double pops, and individual string control. Also focuses on the music theory behind slap bass such as intervals, chords, scales, and their application. Written in standard bass clef and tablature; all examples included on the companion audio recording. Includes access to online audio.
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Compiled and arranged by Dona Gilliam and Mizzy McCaskill
The first of two volumes of the most requested pieces for weddings, church services, or meditative settings, these compositions provide excellent intermediate literature for study in private lessons. Each of these classical masterpieces is excellent for development of tone and vibrato. All works are arranged for flute (or violin) with piano and organ accompaniment. A convenient pull-out part is included for the soloist. The online audio contains both organ and piano accompaniments for all pieces in the book...
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compiled and arranged by Dona Gilliam & Mizzy McCaskill
An outstanding collection of pieces for the beginning flutist including tasteful piano accompaniment arranged within the limitations of the developing instrumentalist range, tone, phrasing and technique. As a vast number of musical concepts are encountered in playing these pieces, this book is also recommended as an exceptional tool for the lesson setting. A separate part is provided for the flutist. Includes access to online audio and PDF.
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by Craig Duncan
Fiddling Classics contains 14 arrangements of classic fiddle tunes from Texas, cowboy and Western Swing music traditions, written in an exciting twin/triple fiddle style. The series includes three books for different instrumentation:MB30560 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Violins 1 and 2(Includes 2 violin parts).MB30561 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Viola, Violin 3 and Score(Includes parts for viola melody, harmony, third violin and a full score).MB30562 Fiddling...
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by Craig Duncan
Fiddling Classics contains 14 arrangements of classic fiddle tunes from Texas, cowboy and Western Swing music traditions, written in an exciting twin/triple fiddle style. The series includes three books for different instrumentation:MB30560 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Violins 1 and 2(Includes 2 violin parts).MB30561 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Viola, Violin 3 and Score(Includes parts for viola melody, harmony, third violin and a full score).MB30562 Fiddling...
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by Craig Duncan
Fiddling Classics contains 14 arrangements of classic fiddle tunes from Texas, cowboy and Western Swing music traditions, written in an exciting twin/triple fiddle style. The series includes three books for different instrumentation:MB30560 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Violins 1 and 2(Includes 2 violin parts).MB30561 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Viola, Violin 3 and Score(Includes parts for viola melody, harmony, third violin and a full score).MB30562 Fiddling ...
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by Craig Duncan
Fiddling Classics contains 14 arrangements of classic fiddle tunes from Texas, cowboy and Western Swing music traditions, written in an exciting twin/triple fiddle style. The series includes three books for different instrumentation:MB30560 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Violins 1 and 2(Includes 2 violin parts).MB30561 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Viola, Violin 3 and Score(Includes parts for viola melody, harmony, third violin and a full score).MB30562 Fiddling ...
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by Craig Duncan
Fiddling Classics contains 14 arrangements of classic fiddle tunes from Texas, cowboy and Western Swing music traditions, written in an exciting twin/triple fiddle style. The series includes three books for different instrumentation:MB30560 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Violins 1 and 2(Includes 2 violin parts).MB30561 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Viola, Violin 3 and Score(Includes parts for viola melody, harmony, third violin and a full score).MB30562 Fiddling ...
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by Craig Duncan
Fiddling Classics contains 14 arrangements of classic fiddle tunes from Texas, cowboy and Western Swing music traditions, written in an exciting twin/triple fiddle style. The series includes three books for different instrumentation:MB30560 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Violins 1 and 2(Includes 2 violin parts).MB30561 Fiddling Classics for Solo and Ensemble: Viola, Violin 3 and Score(Includes parts for viola melody, harmony, third violin and a full score).MB30562 Fiddling ...
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by John Griggs and Carlos Barbosa-Lima
Brazilian guitar virtuoso Carlos Barbosa-Lima and guitarist/ instructor John Griggs present this collection of short pieces by various Classical composers, plus a few of their own original compositions. Beginning to intermediate in difficulty, each piece has been meticulously set for solo guitar in standard notation and tablature. Selections include works by Handel, Purcell, Jeremiah Clark, Corelli, Scarlatti, Pachelbel, Zipoli, Mozart, Telemann, and J.S. Bach. The online audio offers performances of all...
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by Larry McCabe
This book will help you play and write songs in both contemporary and classic country styles. The book is for music students, teachers, performing artists, recording studios, composers, songwriters, advertising agencies, and any person or music company who needs a user-friendly, comprehensive reference guide to country chord progressions. Specific chord fingerings are supplied for guitar players. The stereo online audio makes the book an ideal tool for study or jamming. No note reading is required. Blank tr...
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by Lois Hornbostel
This collection presents a colorful array of music for the fretted dulcimer illustrating a wide variety of playing styles and techniques. Mel Bay Publications asked Lois to author this method book/collection because of the adventurous diversity of her playing techniques and musical interests. It is a tour de force of mountain dulcimer playing techniques, ranging from traditional southern Appalachian to Cajun music, cowboy songs, sea chanteys, black spirituals, traditional Irish, Scottish, and English music,...
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by Rob MacKillop
Classical music and DADGAD tuning work amazingly well together, asRob MacKillop's latest book shows. You might be surprised how easy it is to playtunes by Beethoven, Mozart, Vivaldi, Tchaikovsky and others on the steel-strungacoustic guitar. These brilliant arrangements start easy, then gradually progressto intermediate levels. While full of great tunes, this book will also do wondersfor your technique - it includes a technique primer and exercises. By the end ofthis book you will be playing an entire "suit...
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arranged by Martin Norgaard
Mel Bay Publications, Inc. is proud to present this intriguing collection of fourteen tangos by French composers arranged for solo violin with piano accompaniment. The tango is a ballroom dance of Latin-American origin characterized by long pauses and stylized body positions. Most of these instrumental renditions were originally published as Musette pieces in France from the 1930's through 1960's (with a couple of newer arrangements). Includes access to PDF.
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by Madeline MacNeil
The hammered dulcimer is a unique, great-sounding, fun-to-play instrument that arrived in America via England and Ireland. It appears throughout many countries over centuries and has contributed to the invention of the piano. So many tunes and songs we enjoy today sound wonderful when played on the hammered dulcimer. This book starts by teaching you how to hold the hammers and where notes are located on the instrument. Songs you will learn include Skip To My Lou, Oh! Susanna, Amazing Grace, Twinkle, Twinkle...
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by William Bay & Mike Christiansen
Mastering the Guitar 2B is a continuation of Mel Bay's innovative, comprehensive method for learning the guitar. This volume features closed position playing in the keys of A,F-sharp,E-flat, and C-minor. In addition to an incredibly diverse variety of guitar solo material in flatpick and fingerstyle forms, Book 2B teaches chord progressions, blues turnarounds, fingerpicking blues and ragtime solos, harmonized scales and basic improvisation. Finally, a number of outstanding duets are included by masters suc...
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by Louis Hittler
A beginner's guide to the saxophone. This method is ideal for young children because of its extreme simplicity and large notes. This affordable book makes an excellent text for the trial or rental period, as an introduction to a regular saxophone method. Great emphasis has been placed on sound fundamentals, embouchure, and other basic techniques. Numerous photographs help the students learn proper positioning and finger placement.
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edited and arranged by Lily Afshar
Born in the Italian city of Naples, Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757) was one of the few Baroque composers to transition into the Classical period. Scarlatti composed operas, cantatas, symphonias and liturgical pieces, but his 555 keyboard sonatas are most well-known; a vast collection of single movements in binary form. Lily Afshar's arrangement of Sonata K. 11 (a favorite of Segovia) utilizes staccato articulation reminiscent of the harpsichord and othertechniques including cross-string trills and m...
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by Frank Zucco
This extremely simple, big-note method is ideal for young children, and is especially useful for the trail or rental period. Teaching first position notes all four strings, the exercises guide early beginners through their first production of tone. Great emphasis has been placed in this book of sound fundamentals, proper hand positioning, holding of the bow, etc. Designed to be used in introductory lessons, this book contains extensive photographs illustrating proper hand positions. The exercises in the boo...
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taught by Corey Christiansen
John Coltrane's recording "Giant Steps" introduced a system of chord progressions and chord substitutions that has challenged even the best jazz musicians. The tri-tonic systems (sometimes referred to as "Coltrane Changes") found in the tunes Giant Steps and Countdown is taught in a digestible way thoughout this method. Etudes show how to reharmonize standard ii-V-I changes with Coltrane Changes. The play-along audio will help students practice and master single-note lines over these chords in all 12 keys....
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by William Bay
This book provides an easy, step-by-step method to teach young children to play the harmonica. It begins with basic concepts and eases into playing music on the instrument. Popular songs are included such as London Bridge, When the Saints Go Marching In, Pop Goes the Weasel, Camptown Races and more. Designed for individual or group instruction.
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by William Bay
This book provides an easy, step-by-step method to teach young children to play the harmonica. It begins with basic concepts and eases into playing music on the instrument. Popular songs are included such as London Bridge, When the Saints Go Marching In, Pop Goes the Weasel, Camptown Races and more. Designed for individual or group instruction.
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by Rob MacKillop
Rob MacKillop presents 20 wonderful fingerstyle blues arrangements and compositions in DADGAD tuning. The styles covered in this book include country blues, boogie woogie left-hand piano blues, early jazz blues, gut-bucket blues and modal blues. Great traditional songs are included such as St. James Infirmary Blues, St. Louis Blues, C. C. Rider and more, alongside 15 full-length studies. The book begins with easy arrangements, progressing to intermediate and more advanced ones - in short, these blues studie...
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by Rob MacKillop
Rob MacKillop presents 20 wonderful fingerstyle blues arrangements and compositions in DADGAD tuning. The styles covered in this book include country blues, boogie woogie left-hand piano blues, early jazz blues, gut-bucket blues and modal blues. Great traditional songs are included such as St. James Infirmary Blues, St. Louis Blues, C. C. Rider and more, alongside 15 full-length studies. The book begins with easy arrangements, progressing to intermediate and more advanced ones - in short, these blues studie...
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by Madeline MacNeil
The hammered dulcimer is a unique, great-sounding, fun-to-play instrument that arrived in America via England and Ireland. It appears throughout many countries over centuries and has contributed to the invention of the piano. So many tunes and songs we enjoy today sound wonderful when played on the hammered dulcimer. This book starts by teaching you how to hold the hammers and where notes are located on the instrument. Songs you will learn include Skip To My Lou, Oh! Susanna, Amazing Grace, Twinkle, Twinkle...
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by Tim Fischer and William Flynn
Jazz Guitar Duets takes you on an exploration of the entire range of the fretboard through 10 duets over standard jazz progressions. Each duet is written in standard notation and is accompanied by audio recordings and in-depth analysis. Read the etudes together with a friend to strengthen your sight-reading skills and develop your ability to read one part against a contrasting part. The accompanying audio features tracks of the authors playing each duet together, along with additional tracks that isolate ea...
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by Dan Levenson
This book and accompanying audio are an excellent introduction to the fiddle and old-time music. The lessons are designed to help the reader develop a solid foundation on the instrument. The book employs a practical teaching style, rather than traditional methods and conventions. A brief history of the fiddle is presented first, followed by a visual overview of the instrument, basic technique and playing style. Twelve jam session tunes are included, along with a commentary on jam session etiquette and an ex...
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by Dan Levenson
This book and accompanying audio are an excellent introduction to the fiddle and old-time music. The lessons are designed to help the reader develop a solid foundation on the instrument. The book employs a practical teaching style, rather than traditional methods and conventions. A brief history of the fiddle is presented first, followed by a visual overview of the instrument, basic technique and playing style. Twelve jam session tunes are included, along with a commentary on jam session etiquette and an ex...
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by Mizzy McCaskill & Dona Gilliam
Another artistically beautiful and popular solo collection for flute! Selections include "Ave Maria" by J. S. Bach/Gounod, "Sonata in F" by B. Marcello, "Chorale from Cantata No. 140" (Wachet Auf) by J. S. Bach, a medley of six traditional Christmas carols, and more. All works are arranged for flute (or violin) with piano and organ accompaniment. A convenient pull-out part is included for the soloist. The audio download available online contains both organ and piano accompaniments for all pieces in the book...
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by Rob MacKillop
Learn fashionable and evocative tunes from 19th-century America! Originally collected for the fretless minstrel banjo, many of these tunes were taught to Tom Briggs in Southern plantations, and are the sound of a new, vibrant America. Mixing early Black banjo music, with European dances, a new popular music was born, which, in the following decades, would to mature into ragtime and jazz.Rob MacKillop arranged these pieces for fingerstyle ukulele. They sound great on either a standard uke or on a ban...
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by David Barrett
Offering a comprehensive study of harmonica techniques and blues soloing concepts, this book contains studies and etudes on bending notes (draw and blow), throat vibrato, two-hole shakes, tongue blocking, acoustic and amplified playing, music theory, blues scales, octave substitutions, playing positions, and position substitutes. Intended for the intermediate to advanced diatonic harmonica player, this book provides extensive instruction on lead and accompaniment playing styles. The companion audio includes...
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