The Resource Keyboard for dummies, Jerry Kovarsky ; foreword by Stephen Fortner, editor-in-chief, Keyboard magazine, (ebook)

Keyboard for dummies, Jerry Kovarsky ; foreword by Stephen Fortner, editor-in-chief, Keyboard magazine, (ebook)

Label
Keyboard for dummies
Title
Keyboard for dummies
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Kovarsky ; foreword by Stephen Fortner, editor-in-chief, Keyboard magazine
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eng
Summary
The easy way to get keyed up on the keyboard. Where Piano For Dummies helps budding musicians to master the black-and-white musical keyboard, Keyboard For Dummies helps them understand the possibilities that unfold when those black-and-whites are connected to state-of-the-art music technology. Keyboard For Dummies explains the ins-and-outs of modern keyboards and helps you get the most out of their capabilities. Key content coverage includes: an overview of the types of keyboards available today and how they differ from acoustic pianos; expert advice on choosing the right keyboard for your wants/needs and how to shop and compare the various models; a close look at the types of sounds an electronic keyboard offers and how to achieve them; step-by-step instruction on how to use keyboards anywhere using external speakers, amps, home stereos, computers, and tablets; guidance on how to use keyboard software and applications to get the most out of keyboard technology; and much more.A multimedia component for this title will be hosted at Dummies.com and includes companion audio tracks and video content that demonstrates techniques and sounds found in the bookStep-by-step instructions make learning keyboard easy and funIntroduces you to the musical possibilities of the keyboardIf you're new to the keyboard or looking to take your skills to the next level, Keyboard For Dummies is a thorough guide to the ins and outs of this popular instrument
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RECBK
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Kovarsky, Jerry
Dewey number
786
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
MT220
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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--For dummies
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  • Keyboards (Music)
  • Music
Label
Keyboard for dummies, Jerry Kovarsky ; foreword by Stephen Fortner, editor-in-chief, Keyboard magazine, (ebook)
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http://downloads.cmlibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=508F5F2E-8FD7-4823-91C6-227C6C79A01D
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Contents
Getting started with keyboards. Living in a keyboard world ; So many keyboards, so little time ; Choosing the right keyboard for you ; Setting up and caring for your keyboard -- Dipping your fingers into music basics. Musical notation : decoding the musical language ; Developing your fingering and basic technique ; Going chord crazy -- Using common keyboard features. Selecting and playing sounds ; Using effects to enhance your sound ; Jamming with the drummer : playing along to rhythm patterns ; Join the band! Adding accompaniment ; Exploring arpeggiation -- Moving into more-advanced keyboard features. Laying down tracks : recording your playing ; Editing sounds ; Teacher included : using onboard learning systems ; Sitting in with the stars : playing along with recordings ; The computer connection : using software to enhance your music making -- The part of tens. Ten tips for keyboard shopping ; Ten ways to enhance your playing experience
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118705667
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Publisher number
EB00057958
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn864559977
  • (OCoLC)864559977
Label
Keyboard for dummies, Jerry Kovarsky ; foreword by Stephen Fortner, editor-in-chief, Keyboard magazine, (ebook)
Link
http://downloads.cmlibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=508F5F2E-8FD7-4823-91C6-227C6C79A01D
Publication
Copyright
Contents
Getting started with keyboards. Living in a keyboard world ; So many keyboards, so little time ; Choosing the right keyboard for you ; Setting up and caring for your keyboard -- Dipping your fingers into music basics. Musical notation : decoding the musical language ; Developing your fingering and basic technique ; Going chord crazy -- Using common keyboard features. Selecting and playing sounds ; Using effects to enhance your sound ; Jamming with the drummer : playing along to rhythm patterns ; Join the band! Adding accompaniment ; Exploring arpeggiation -- Moving into more-advanced keyboard features. Laying down tracks : recording your playing ; Editing sounds ; Teacher included : using onboard learning systems ; Sitting in with the stars : playing along with recordings ; The computer connection : using software to enhance your music making -- The part of tens. Ten tips for keyboard shopping ; Ten ways to enhance your playing experience
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118705667
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Publisher number
EB00057958
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn864559977
  • (OCoLC)864559977

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