Latin Piano Practice Sessions Volume 1 In All 12 Keys Book/audio mp3/MIDI files
Latin Piano Practice Sessions Volume 1 In All 12 Keys
Catalog Number: ADG234
Author: Andrew D. Gordon
Publisher: ADG Productions
Imagine embarking on a musical journey that takes you through the vibrant world of Latin music, all while honing your skills and expanding your musical horizons. This unique learning experience is brought to you by a dedicated instructor who has meticulously crafted a collection of Latin riffs, designed to challenge and enhance your musical prowess. Here's what you can expect from this comprehensive resource:
Diverse Latin Riffs in All 12 Keys: This curriculum features a rich array of Latin riffs, each meticulously transposed into all 12 keys. With this approach, you'll develop a versatile and well-rounded ability to play in any key, giving you the confidence and skill to adapt to various musical scenarios.
Musical Variety in Digestible Portions: The riffs presented in this course come in 2 or 4-measure segments, allowing you to absorb and practice them with ease. They are thoughtfully notated and recorded to revolve around the cycle of fourths, a key element in Latin music.
Real-World Application: In addition to learning the riffs, you'll discover their practical application in a typical Latin chord progression. This hands-on approach enables you to see how these riffs fit into real-world musical contexts.
Fourfold Approach for Holistic Learning: Each riff is presented in four distinct ways:
- Piano with Rhythm Tracks: Immerse yourself in the Latin vibe with the full experience, complete with piano and rhythm tracks recorded around the cycle of fourths.
- Rhythm Tracks: Practice your newfound skills with rhythm tracks alone, focusing on mastering the timing and groove.
- Piano with Latin Chord Progression: Understand how the riff integrates into a Latin chord progression in a specific key by listening to the piano with rhythm tracks.
- Latin Chord Progression: Isolate the chord progression in the same key with rhythm tracks, enabling you to appreciate the individual elements of Latin music.
The Importance of Mastering All 12 Keys:
- Vocal Adaptability: Learning to play in all 12 keys ensures you can accommodate singers who may need a different key, displaying your adaptability as a musician.
- Versatility in Song Learning: Acquiring the ability to play in various keys facilitates a smoother and more efficient process when learning new songs.
- Ear Training and Brain Exercise: This practice becomes an excellent ear training tool, sharpening your ability to play in less familiar keys, enhancing your musical cognition.
- Pattern Recognition: As you delve into all 12 keys, you'll start to recognize patterns, facilitating quicker music learning and transposition, ultimately aiming to perform without sheet music.
- Sight Reading Skills: This exercise is also a valuable tool for enhancing your sight reading abilities, broadening your capacity to read and perform music on the fly.
Embark on this exciting journey through Latin music, and in the process, you'll not only become a more versatile and skilled musician but also expand your musical horizons in ways you never thought possible. This resource is more than a collection of riffs; it's a gateway to musical mastery, offering a profound and holistic learning experience.