This new version of media Piano and Keyboard Method offers everything you need to learn how to play! Piano instructor, Irma Irene Justitia, M.A., who has taught at the renowned Juilliard School of Music, guides you through over 300 step-by-step full-screen lessons. New Instant Feedback works with both electronic keyboards and acoustic pianos! It listens as you play melodies and shows whether you're playing correctly! This new version of eMedia Piano & Keyboard Method offers everything you need to learn how to play! Piano instructor, Irma Irene Justicia, M.A., who has taught at the renowned Juilliard School of Music, guides you through over 300 step-by-step full-screen lessons. New Instant Feedback works with both electronic keyboards and acoustic pianos! It listens as you play melodies and shows whether you're playing correctly! The lessons start with the basics, such as hand position, rhythm, and playing on black keys, and move on to reading music notation, sight reading, scales, and much more. Techniques are demonstrated with over 70 videos viewable in full-screen mode. Learn songs and exercises from music notation as an animated keyboard guides you through fingerings. Songs and exercises are provided as both live-recorded audio and variable-speed MIDI tracks which let you slow the music down as needed. Colorful MIDI accompaniments help make practicing fun! You will learn over 100 popular classical, blues, pop, and rock songs, including hit songs from artists such as Billy Joel, Bob Dylan, and Elton John! Interactive review and ear training quizzes help reinforce new concepts and develop your ear. When used with an electronic MIDI keyboard, you get Interactive Evaluation Feedback with detailed specifics on your playing, including which notes and rhythms were wrong and how to correct them. In addition, the new Note Tracker shows you what note you're playing and makes learning music notation easy. This latest version also offers fully scalable lesson screens and an option for full-screen video. Other...
eMedia Guitar Method v5 The latest version of the world's best-selling beginning guitar CD-ROM! 165 comprehensive full-screen lessons cover everything from the basics to chord strumming, playing melodies, and fingerpicking. New interactive feedback on melodies and interactive quizzes help make learning tablature and music notation easy. Covers folk, blues, classical and rock styles, including a modern rock chapter with various strumming styles, movable power chords and power chord riffs. Over 50 large-format videos from instructor Kevin Garry, Ph.D., include split-screens and close-ups of both hands. Learning guitar is made fun with over 70 songs, including famous hits from artists such as Bob Dylan, the Grateful Dead, and Steve Miller. Songs are recorded live and hits even have multi-track full band accompaniment. As the songs play, an animated fretboard guides you through the fingerings, and MIDI tracks allow you to slow down and loop parts of the music for practice. This latest version offers fully scalable lesson screens, an option for full-screen video and interactive feedback for melodies. The Note Tracker shows you what note you're playing and Instant Feedback tracks your progress through the melody as you play. eMedia Guitar Method is the ultimate way to learn how to play guitar! Features: 165 comprehensive lessons with options for either tablature or music notation Over 50 videos including split-screens and close-ups of both hands New interactive feedback on melodies you play Over 70 hit songs from artists such as the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Steve Miller and others Support for left-handed animated fretboard with custom skins Some of the included hit songs are: "Knockin' on Heaven's Door"--Acoustic version as by Bob Dylan and rock version in the style of Guns N' Roses "Little Red Rooster" made famous by the Rolling Stones "Rock N' Me" by Steve Miller Band "Downtown Train" made famous by Rod Stewart "Uncle John's Band" by the Grateful Dea...
FL Studio 11 is a complete software music production environment, representing more than 14 years of innovative developments and our commitment to Lifetime Free Updates. Everything you need in one package to compose, arrange, record, edit, mix and master professional quality music. FL Studio 11 is the fastest way from your brain to your speakers. FL Studio Fruity Edition 11 is a full-featured, open-architecture, music-production environment. FL Studio is designed for creative freedom. FL Studio Fruity Edition 11 frees your creative mind. You can choose your preferred workflow; compose using the step-sequencer or piano roll. Create in pattern or track mode, then arrange your ideas in the Playlist. The Playlist presents timeline as a virtual canvas where each Playlist track can hold score or automation events. FL Studio Fruity Edition 11 is aimed at composers who need Piano roll for complex melodies and to record/play chords. Fruity Edition adds access to the lower, Pattern Clips, area of the Playlist for complex and lengthy arranging/sequencing. It is also great for percussion programming, simple melodies, bass-lines, riffs, etc. You can record and play a single pattern, of up to 64 steps. Each pattern can be comprised of an unlimited number of instruments (samples, native and VST instruments). The instruments in the pattern can be routed to the mixer for effects processing on a per-instrument or grouped basis.
JoJo Mayer Secret Weapons for the Modern Drummer DVD Foot Technique
Manufacturer: Hudson Music
Brand: Hal Leonard
With this sequel to his award winning bestseller on hand technique, Jojo Mayer presents the most comprehensive guide on foot technique for drummers ever available. Covering a wide range of techniques, from the most fundamental to the most sophisticated, state of the art visualization and in-depth analysis offer easy to follow, step by step instructions for drummers of every skill level. Highly entertaining and informative, Jojo explains every aspect of foot technique and pedals and for first time reveals the inner workings of his own technique in great detail. Contents: introduction - basic approach to foot technique bass drum technique fundamentals: the heel down technique - the heel up technique / basics - heel down vs. Heel up - playing in vs. out of the bass drum - the pivot bass drum hybrid techniques: double strokes - the constant release technique - exploiting rebound / dislocated spring exercise - the rocking motion - the swiveling technique - the heel toe technique - the mayer power slide technique - grouping exercises - the moeller pumping motion talk shop: history of bass drum pedals - anatomy of the bass drum pedal - adjusting the bass drum pedal - bass drum and pedal set up - the perfect balance pedal - shoes - my secret weapon: the no friction approach - single vs. Double pedal the hi hat: hi hat history - hi hat anatomy / set up and adjustment - hi hat technique / basics - splashing - hybrid techniques for hi hat - double stroke technique for hi hat chops factory: speed - control -managing beater flutter balance: the drum seat - seat height and posture foot coordination: single stroke coordination - double stroke coordination - epilogue plus: additional bonus material, tips and performance clips
FL Studio Producer Edition 11 is a complete software music production environment, for composing, sequencing & mixing professional quality music|Audio editing and manipulation including pitch correction, pitch shifting, harmonization, time-stretching, beat-detection & slicing, audio warping and standard audio manipulation|Free your workflow. FL Studio Producer Edition 11 centers on Image-Line's acclaimed Step Sequencer, Piano roll, Playlist arranger and advanced Mixer with Auto-PDC. Choose your preferred workflow - it's your project, you decide!|Free your audio. Create sub-mixes, side-chain effects chains or insanely complex mixes. FL Studio's flexible architecture sets audio free|All customers who purchase FL Studio producer Edition 11 receive Lifetime Free Updates.
eMedia My Violin is a unique, easy and fun way for kids ages 6 and up to learn to play the violin! An animated character named Val the Violin guides kids through over 160 lessons authored and presented by professional violinist Sabina Skalar, M.M. My Violin covers basics such as holding & tuning the violin and playing rhythmic tunes, and moves on to playing songs, reading music notation and much more. An animated fingerboard shows kids where to put their fingers as the live recorded audio plays. Also included are adjustable-speed MIDI tracks, so kids can learn at their own pace. Recorded voice and accompaniment tracks provide exciting options to have fun with. Built-in tools help make learning easier. The revolutionary new Finger Tracker tool listens to the violin playing and shows whether fingers are placed correctly. Additional features such as an automatic tuner, metronome and digital recorder are also included. eMedia My Violin is the perfect way to introduce children to playing violin! Built-in accessories: Automatic Tuner: Kids can tune their violin quickly and easily. Digital Metronome: Kids can keep a steady beat with audio and/or visual feedback. Digital Recorder: Allows kids to record and play themselves back for friends and family to hear! Research has proven that children who play a musical instrument do better in school, form friendships more easily and gain self-confidence. Get your child playing with the fun and easy way to learn â€“ eMedia My Violin!
Manufacturer: Music Prodigy
Brand: Music Prodigy
You'll be amazed how fast you learn guitar. Better than books or videos, Rock Prodigy listens to you and provides immediate feedback.View larger Your new life with guitar starts now. Learning guitar has never been easier and faster. Rock Prodigy transforms your PC, Mac, or iPad into the ultimate personal trainer for guitar - that works on your schedule. By hearing and seeing what you're supposed to sound like while you are learning, you will be playing faster and easier than with any other method. Rock Prodigy is the new, faster way to learn essential skills. Best of all, you will know exactly what to practice each day so you can play guitar better for the rest of your life.Instead of randomly organized tips and tricks, our master teachers take the guesswork out of learning guitar in an immersive, interactive and meticulously guided environment that listens to you and tracks your progress. Youâ€™ll be playing guitar in minutes. Rock Prodigy is simple to use and follow: "Right note, right time." Thatâ€™s how simple it is. We show you the note to play, and when to play it. You play. Then Rock Prodigy awards points for playing correctly. Thatâ€™s why our students love it. And because they hear their progress faster than they ever imagined. Works with any guitar, acoustic or electric. The best way to learn to play guitar is to learn on your own guitar. Thatâ€™s why Rock Prodigyâ€™s proprietary poly-phonic pitch recognition is designed to use the standard Windows, Mac, or iPad/iPhone microphone for acoustic guitars, or the standard line-in, if you have an electric guitar and any one of many common adapters. Rock Prodigy is fun like a video game, but you learn real skills to last a lifetime.View larger Rock Prodigy Course 1 is specifically designed and sequenced to get you playing faster than ever. With Rock Prodigy you will be learning from some of the worldâ€™s best teachers. Our guitar teachers are professionals trained at Musicians Institute. Their lessons and songs are set...
The Turtle Beach Medium (10.63"x8.66") TRACTION Premium Textured Control Surface Mouse pad for PC and Mac features a high-quality textured weave surface for maximum control, critical to a player's success. Built to stay in place with an anti-slip rubber base and constructed to last with anti-fraying stitched edges, the TRACTION mouse pad ensures you get the best performance possible from your mouse. TRACTION is available in four sizes to suit your desktop layout including a Wide version large enough to provide a surface for a mouse, keyboard and gaming keypad. They say one of the best ways to learn is by doing. That's exactly what Teach Me Guitar Deluxe does--helps you learn the guitar by playing. This professionally taught, full-length course takes you through chord-based exercises, guided by a video-animated instructor. The program delivers new song videos, charts and diagrams, and an animated fretboard that shows fingering in real time with four views, including one for lefties. Learn to play popular tunes. With Teach Me Guitar Deluxe, you can even slow the tune's tempo to accommodate your skill level without changing the key.The animated chord directory lets you click on chord diagrams to hear how they sound. An interactive guitar tuner lets you plug your guitar into your PC sound card to see the pitch as you tune. View video descriptions of scales, notation, meter, timing, and melody. Familiarize yourself with basic music theory with the glossary. Learn to play open-position chords on Your Song by Elton John and open-position melodies with Duane Eddy and Lee Hazelwood's Rebel Rouser, or try your hand at movable chords on Proud Mary by John Fogerty and movable melodies with Link Wray's Rumble.Teach Me Guitar Deluxe's house band plays fully orchestrated version of these songs. After learning the guitar part, mute the guitar track to play with the band. You can also practice with the band by starting the video at any place in the song or loop a specific section. Teach Me Guitar Deluxe includes a pocket chord di...