Alan Bullard: Joining The Dots - Piano - Book 2

Alan Bullard: Joining The Dots - Piano - Book 2

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Allan Bullard’s Joining the Dots Book 2 for piano takes a well-rounded approach to ABRSM Grade 2 sight-reading, developing many aspects of your musicianship that you need to be a confident sight-reader

Grade 2 sight-reading preparation

Joining The Dots Book 2 for piano is split up in to chapters covers all the keys you need to know for your ABRSM piano grade 2 sight-reading test (C, G, F, D majors, A, E, D, G minors). Each chapter introduces a new key, with its ‘Key Features’, a short ‘Workout’, and a ‘Read and Play’ section, with a few short pieces to play to practise sight-reading in that key.  Each chapter also has a ‘Make Music’ section, introducing you to simple improvisation and playing in call and response with a teacher with fun short pieces such as ‘Cheerful Chimp’, ‘Hot Air Balloon’, ‘Scurrying Squirrels’, and ‘Marooned in Space’ - this will get you used to playing in the keys needed in your sight-reading test in your ABRSM Grade 2 Piano Exam.

Sight-reading tips

There are handy tips before each piece in Joining The Dots Book 2, which tells you how to achieve the correct feel for the music it also gives you a sequence to follow for each piece so you get in to good sight-reading habits.

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Order on Friday for delivery next day on Saturday. Please place your order before 4.30pm for same day dispatch. Note: there is a 2KG limit on this delivery service - if you are ordering heavier products like guitars please contact us for a quote.
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Allan Bullard’s Joining the Dots Book 2 for piano takes a well-rounded approach to ABRSM Grade 2 sight-reading, developing many aspects of your musicianship that you need to be a confident sight-reader

Grade 2 sight-reading preparation

Joining The Dots Book 2 for piano is split up in to chapters covers all the keys you need to know for your ABRSM piano grade 2 sight-reading test (C, G, F, D majors, A, E, D, G minors). Each chapter introduces a new key, with its ‘Key Features’, a short ‘Workout’, and a ‘Read and Play’ section, with a few short pieces to play to practise sight-reading in that key.  Each chapter also has a ‘Make Music’ section, introducing you to simple improvisation and playing in call and response with a teacher with fun short pieces such as ‘Cheerful Chimp’, ‘Hot Air Balloon’, ‘Scurrying Squirrels’, and ‘Marooned in Space’ - this will get you used to playing in the keys needed in your sight-reading test in your ABRSM Grade 2 Piano Exam.

Sight-reading tips

There are handy tips before each piece in Joining The Dots Book 2, which tells you how to achieve the correct feel for the music it also gives you a sequence to follow for each piece so you get in to good sight-reading habits.

Click Here to Read More...

Delivery Information

UK delivery is FREE on all orders over £20, either online or from our high-street shop! Please see our UK (mainland) delivery options below:

Saver
(usually 2-3 days)
FREE for orders over £20, otherwise £2.49
Usually Delivered within 2-3 Days (from dispatch). Please place your order before 4.30pm for same day dispatch. Usually Royal Mail 48. For a guaranteed delivery please use our 'express' delivery.
Standard
(usually 1 day)
£2.49 for orders over £150, otherwise £3.99
Usually Delivered within 1 Day, occasionally 2 days (from dispatch). Please place your order before 4.30pm for same day dispatch. Usually Royal Mail 24.For a guaranteed delivery please use our 'express' delivery.
Express
(Next Day)
FREE for orders over £350, otherwise £8.99
Delivered Next Working Day (from dispatch) Mon-Fri 9am-6pm. Please place your order before 4.30pm for same day dispatch. Note: for larger items like guitars please place your order before 1pm to ensure same day dispatch.
Express Saturday Delivery
(Next Day)
£19.99
Order on Friday for delivery next day on Saturday. Please place your order before 4.30pm for same day dispatch. Note: there is a 2KG limit on this delivery service - if you are ordering heavier products like guitars please contact us for a quote.
Click & Collect
(within 2hrs)
FREE
Order online and collect (usually within 2hrs) from our high-street store in Monmouth, South Wales. See opening times/directions

In the Channel Islands? See our Channel Islands Delivery options

In the EU? See our European Delivery options

 

Easy 30 Day Returns

Occasionally you may need to return items – please return your item(s) within 30 days to one of our stores or via post for an exchange or refund. Read our full returns policy here



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Allan Bullard’s Joining the Dots Book 2 for piano takes a well-rounded approach to ABRSM Grade 2 sight-reading, developing many aspects of your musicianship that you need to be a confident sight-reader

Grade 2 sight-reading preparation

Joining The Dots Book 2 for piano is split up in to chapters covers all the keys you need to know for your ABRSM piano grade 2 sight-reading test (C, G, F, D majors, A, E, D, G minors). Each chapter introduces a new key, with its ‘Key Features’, a short ‘Workout’, and a ‘Read and Play’ section, with a few short pieces to play to practise sight-reading in that key.  Each chapter also has a ‘Make Music’ section, introducing you to simple improvisation and playing in call and response with a teacher with fun short pieces such as ‘Cheerful Chimp’, ‘Hot Air Balloon’, ‘Scurrying Squirrels’, and ‘Marooned in Space’ - this will get you used to playing in the keys needed in your sight-reading test in your ABRSM Grade 2 Piano Exam.

Sight-reading tips

There are handy tips before each piece in Joining The Dots Book 2, which tells you how to achieve the correct feel for the music it also gives you a sequence to follow for each piece so you get in to good sight-reading habits.