Learn all you need to know about computer audio and open up a brand new world of musical knowledge with this exciting method from Alfred. Unleash the hidden audio power of your home computer by learning what's going on behind the scenes and how to tap into it. Get a general knowledge of digital audio formats, sound cards and multimedia programs, then discover how to make the most of it with information about the audio capabilities specific to Windows 95, 98, 2000, ME & XP, and Mac OS 8, 9, X, and Jaguar. No matter what platform you're on or how basic your computer skills, you'll be able to use your computer as a desktop studio and get down to creating in the world of digital audio. Be your own teacher, and let Alfred be your resource every step of the way. Click the Sample Page link below to download the free supplemental chapter "Speech and Telephony!"
This book provides a detailed commentary on the classic monograph by Alfred Tarski, and offers a reinterpretation and retranslation of the work using the original Polish text and the English and German translations. In the original work, Tarski presents a method for constructing definitions of truth for classical, quantificational formal languages. Furthermore, using the defined notion of truth, he demonstrates that it is possible to provide intuitively adequate definitions of the semantic notions of definability and denotation and that the notion in a structure can be defined in a way that is analogous to that used to define truth. Tarski’s piece is considered to be one of the major contr...
Teach Yourself to Read Music for Guitar covers everything you need to know to start playing music from standard notation on the guitar! Covers notes, rhythms, major & minor scales, keys, syncopation, playing in position, the swing feel, and odd meters. Learn to play lead sheets and other music at sight.
Alfred's Drum Method is the ideal teaching tools to help prepare beginning players for all styles of snare drum and percussion performance. Book 2 is much more than just a snare drum method! This follow-up book to the best-selling first volume continues the learning process by covering additional rudimental studies, tonal properties of the snare drum, theme and variations, musical forms, solos and duets. Additionally, Book 2 covers traditional rudimental style, corps style (by Jay Wanamaker), orchestral style, accessory instruments, and multiple-percussion techniques.
An attractive 8" x 6" oblong manuscript book with a high-gloss varnish cover that is perfect for young beginners. Consists of 6 wide-line staves -- perfect for practicing writing notes, clefs and key signatures.
Music theory made easy! These cards are the definitive charting, transposing and music theory tools for all musicians, no matter what their instrument. The Table of Keys is the best transposing tool ever made because it also shows how to write chord charts using "The Nashville System" of Roman Numerals to represent chords: I, IV, V etc. The Chord and Scale Table(tm) not only lists all the chords and scales (including the modes) used in popular music it also shows you which scales to play over which chords in the many styles of today's music. These two tables are indispensable for students, teachers, arrangers, composers, choir directors, band leaders and songwriters. As one music teacher told us: "It's like having Juilliard on a card!"
Learn everything you need to know about guitar theory and open up a brand new world of musical knowledge with this exciting method from Alfred. Guitar players of all ages can continue their journey to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. Beginning with the fundamentals, you will learn about the types of guitars, acoustics for guitar, vibration, pitch and naming notes. You will then move right along to playing from the music that you see, lesson by lesson, all while continuing to increase your ever-growing knowledge of guitar theory. The book also features a guitar fingerboard chart as a helpful resource for reference during and after your lessons. Be your own teacher, and let Alfred be your resource every step of the way.