A fun contemporary alternative or supplement to the traditional pianokeyboard teaching methods and is one of the most comprehensive books on the market today for the absolute beginner. This book requires no previous musical knowledge as its approach explains all you need to know in a clearly organized manner and can be used whether you are learning to play the piano organ electronic keyboard or synthesizer. In this 72 page book there are 20 original compositions featuring a wide variety of different styles including Rock Classical Blues New Age Latin and Country. The book contains all the rudimentary theory including: How to read treble and bass clef music notation: How to count and read rhythms: Major minor and seventh chord formations as well as the major and minor scales in all 12 keys. The CD recorded at normal or slow tempos for practicing purposes. Book and CD.