How to Read Music: The Fundamentals of Music Notation Made Easy
ISBN: 0517884380
EAN13: 9780517884386
Language: English
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

How to Read Music: The Fundamentals of Music Notation Made Easy

Book Overview
A basic primer for anyone without musical training who wishes to learn to read musical scores when singing or taking up an instrument, this accessible and complete book covers classical, popular, jazz, and folk music. Well-known pieces are accompanied by a muscial dictionary, a note directory, and a guide to musical signs.
Editor Reviews
From the front Cover A basic primer for anyone without musical training who wishes to learn to read musical scores when singing or taking up an instrument. The book explains how notes are named and written; how to read melody, interpret time signatures, keys, sharps, flats, and naturals; how to read tempo; and how to play chords.