Piano - Improve Your Sight-reading - Grade 2 ePUB ☆

  • Kindle Edition
  • Piano - Improve Your Sight-reading - Grade 2
  • Paul Harris
  • 09 July 2018
  • 0571533027

8 thoughts on “Piano - Improve Your Sight-reading - Grade 2

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Piano - Improve Your Sight-reading - Grade 2 Improve Your Sight Reading Gradeis part of the best selling series by Paul Harris guaranteed to improve your sight reading This workbook helps the player overcome problems, by building up a complete picture of each piece, through rhythmic and melodic exercises related to specific technical issues, then by studying prepared pieces with associated questions, and finally going solo with a series of meticulously graded sight reading pieces This new edition has been completely re written, with new exercises and pieces to support the Associated Board s new sight reading requirements fromImprove Your Sight Reading will help you improve your reading ability, and with numerous practice tests included, will ensure sight reading success in graded exams

About the Author: Paul Harris

After studies at the Royal Academy of Music and the University of London, Paul Harris has now established an international reputation as one of the UK s leading educationalists.He studied the clarinet with Professor John Davies, winning the August Manns Prize for outstanding performance, composition with Timothy Baxter and conducting with Maurice Miles He then went on to study music education at the University of London where he was a pupil of Professor Keith Swanwick.He now has over six hundred publications to his name mostly dealing with a vast array of subjects mostly concerning music education His Music Teacher s Companion co written with Richard Crozier , won the UK s MIA Best New Book award and his series Improve Your Theory the Music Teacher Best Print Resource Award In addition he has written many works ranging from countless short education pieces to seven concertos, a ballet and a children s opera He has also co authored with Anthony Meredith major new biographies of Sir Malcolm Arnold, Malcolm Arnold Rogue Genius , Malcolm Williamson, Malcolm Williamson Mischievous Muse and Sir Richard Rodney Bennett.He writes regularly for many of the major international music magazines, including Music Teacher, BBC Music Magazine, the ABRSM s Libretto, and the American ICA journal, and is in great demand as a workshop and seminar leader and adjudicator in the UK, and across the globe Paul has also undertaken research into specialist music education for the highly talented the clarinet prodigy Julian Bliss number among his pupils , an interest that has taken him to many musical institutions around the world He has presented a paper on teaching gifted young musicians at a convention at the University of Oklahoma.He performs regularly, often in his voice, two clarinet and piano ensemble with Kathryn Knight, Jean Cockburn and Bethany Philips He is an examiner and adjudicator and is frequently asked to take part in national events including the Chamber Music for Schools Competition, Music for Youth, the BBC Young Musician of the Year and Classic FM s teacher of the year In 2006 Paul Harris s commitment to the music of Malcolm Arnold led to the establishing of an annual Malcolm Arnold Festival in the composer s hometown of Northampton Under his directorship, this exciting festival explores and celebrates through a packed weekend of concerts, lectures and films the music of one of the great British composers of our age.He has created and and continues to develop Simultaneous Learning, his highly acclaimed approach to instrumental and singing teaching which has found support all over the world Paul s innovative teaching techniques combine thoroughness, imagination and practicality, which are the defining qualities of his outstandingly successful work.