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Alfred's Basic Piano Library: Theory Book 3


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This easy step-by-step method emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition. Lesson Book 3 introduces ""overlapping pedal""; new time signatures 3/8 and 6/8; and the primary triads in Major and Minor keys. Concepts include: passing one under two and one under three; playing major scales in contrary motion; the chromatic scale; the minor scale. 

For reinforcement of each principle as it is introduced, supplementary material is carefully coordinated, page for page, at each level of instruction. Coordinating supplemental books for Level 3 include: Classic Themes 
* Composition 
* Duet 
* Ear Training 
* Ensemble 
* Fun 
* Hymn 
* Merry Christmas 
* Merry Christmas Ensemble 
* Musical Concepts 
* Notespeller 
* Patriotic Solo 
* Recital 
* Repertoire 
* Sight Reading 
* Technic 
* Theory and Top Hits! Solo, Christmas and Duet Book. Songs Include: Alpine Melody 
* Casey Jones 
* A Day in Vienna 
* Enchanted City 
* Fandango 
* Festive March 
* Go Down, Moses 
* Goodbye, Old Paint 
* Greensleeves 
* Hunting Song 
* Intermezzo 
* Light and Blue 
* The Major and the Minor 
* Make Up Your Mind! 
* On Top of Old Smoky 
* Prelude in 18th Century Style 
* Raisins and Almonds 
* La Raspa 
* Roman Holiday 
* Scarborough Fair 
* Scherzo 
* Village Dance 
* Waltz Pantomime