Morton Manus, Thomas Palmer & Willard Palmer - Alfred Music Publishing
You can teach yourself to play the piano, even though you have never taken a lesson. Teach yourself to play the piano and progress at your own pace. This book covers the basic fundamentals of piano playing in a concise and logical fashion. Its appealing music will encourage you to play every day. Features rhythms made simple, how to form the most important chords, finger aerobics to make playing easier, techniques to playing with feeling and expression, a step-by-step approach to learning the entire keyboard, and letter-notes that provide an easy introduction to reading music. The enhanced CD for this book contains great audio accompaniments you can play on your stereo and doubles as an interactive and fun multimedia learning tool that works on any Windows-compatible PC. The song player shows you exactly how each song should be played, lets you customize the audio levels, adjust playback tempo, and even record your own performance! CD-ROM is for Windows & Macintosh.