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#917785 - 03/18/08 07:08 PM JF Uploads
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To Whom It May Concern:

This topic has been established for the sole purpose of enabling me (John Frank, and others as authorized) to upload select recorded music files to be used as samples of pieces from the Method Books in the three on-going Alfred Basic Adult topics in the Adult Beginner's Forum. They are intended to be copied to the O.P. in the respective Alfred threads.

You are welcome to listen, of course, but please refrain from posting to this thread. Thanks.

Regards,

JF
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#917786 - 04/03/08 04:13 PM Re: JF Uploads
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We appreciate your cooperation. Thanks again.

Regards, JF
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#917787 - 04/21/08 08:19 PM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here is the 1st upload to this thread. It is from Book 2:

Frankie and Johnnie

Regards, JF
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#917788 - 04/23/08 11:00 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here's the next song upload - from Book 2.

Black Forest Polka

Thanks, JF
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#917789 - 04/24/08 08:49 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here is the next song upload - it's from Book 2 also:

Light and Blue (Book Version)

I call this the "Book Version" because it's played exactly as arranged in the Book. I do this to distinguish it from a modified, "embellished" version I uploaded to the April Piano Bar.

Thanks, John
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#917790 - 04/26/08 07:52 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Three more pieces from Book 2:

Festive Dance

Divertimento in D (with repeat)

Sakura (Cherry Blossoms)

Mark - I can do more, but I don't want to monopolize the sample pieces in the O.P. Let me know if you would like to have them. Thanks, John
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#917791 - 04/27/08 09:05 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Here's the next one from Book 2:

Brahms\'s Lullaby

Thanks, JF
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#917792 - 04/29/08 01:02 PM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - two more Book 2 pieces:

When Johnny Comes Marching Home

Olympic Procession

Thanks, JF
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#917793 - 04/29/08 01:04 PM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here is the latest Book 2 upload:

Alexander\'s Ragtime Band

Thanks, JF
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#917794 - 05/09/08 09:55 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here's the next one from Book 2:

Waltz in G Minor

Thanks, JF
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#917795 - 05/10/08 08:48 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - yet another piece from 2:


Pomp and Circumstance


Regards, JF

My rather crude buddy refers to this as "Pomp and Circumcision" - I've been trying to get him to clean up his act for years.
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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#917796 - 05/19/08 01:31 PM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - back once again with 2 more pieces from Book 2:

Dark Eyes

Theme - Symphony No. 6 (1st Move.) (Tchaikovsky)

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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#917797 - 05/20/08 10:12 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Yet one more upload from early in Book 2, it's the simplified Scott Joplin piece:

Theme from Solace

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

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#917798 - 06/02/08 09:45 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here's the latest from Book 2:

Fascination

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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#917799 - 06/16/08 08:55 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - most recent upload (from Book 2):

Loch Lomond

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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#917800 - 07/09/08 10:42 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - 2 more from Book 2:

Swinging Seventh

Love\'s Greeting

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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#917801 - 07/20/08 08:47 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here's the latest from Book 2:

The Polovetsian Dances ("Stranger in Paradise")

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

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#917802 - 07/31/08 06:40 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here is the latest from Book 2:

Etude, Op.10, No. 3 (Theme)

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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#917803 - 08/18/08 10:21 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - here's the latest from Book 2 - maybe my last, unless I can get a good recording eventually of the Canon in D, which while not out of the realm of possibility, seems a little challenging at this point (about half way to "mastering" it right now) - then on to Book 3


Danny Boy
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#917804 - 09/21/08 08:48 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - Reviewing selected pieces at the end of Book 2 - Here's one of them:

Musetta\'s Waltz

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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#917805 - 10/01/08 09:35 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - continuing Book 2 end section review - here's another tough one:

Ballin\' The Jack

Regards, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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#917806 - 10/09/08 09:01 AM Re: JF Uploads
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Mark - yet another Book 2 piece:

La Donna E Mobile

Thanks, JF
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Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. Frederic Chopin

Current favorite bumper sticker: Wag more, bark less.

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