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Published by Colin Harp Music .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

ContributionsLois Colin (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12342194M
ISBN 101934850233
ISBN 109781934850237

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  (Harp). Simple Gifts is a lovely American Shaker hymn. It became well-known when Aaron Copland used it in Appalachian Spring. Today it is often heard on TV and in movie scores. Sylvia's arrangement includes several variations, and is for advanced beginners and intermediate harp players. In Author: Sylvia Woods. American Shaker hymn. Search Tip: type in the most unusual word(s); never use "harp" or a category word like "book" or "pedal". For Pedal and Lever Harp Beginner / Intermediate / 19 Page -“The Muffin Man” -“There Stands A Little Man” -“Brother, Come and Dance With Me” -“When Irish Eyes Are Smiling”Read More. Simple Gifts for Harp Lever Harp Sheet Music by Lois Colin/Lois Colin. This marks a more interesting passage technique-wise, glissando, triple rhythms, and 8va, though not difficult. Eighth note runs and a few harmonics round out the ending. Jill Justice has arrenged this for both pedal and lever harp. This is the pedal harp version which has key changes and is more flourishing that the lever harp version.

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What is a fake book? Fake books are music books that include the melody line, lyrics and chord symbols, without accompaniment. You make your own arrangements using the melody and the chords. Fake books are great for pedal harp, piano, voice, guitar, and most instruments. Advanced lever harp players will find some pieces playable on their harps, although many pieces may require lever changes. Shop and Buy Simple Gifts sheet music. Harp, Folk Harp sheet music book by: Hal Leonard at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music. (HL). The pedal harp semi-tone mechanism is far more effective than lever harps, so they are capable of complicated key changes which often occur in classical music and jazz. However, this mechanism and its accompanying size come at a price: they are significantly more expensive than lever harps . Solos for beginners on lever or pedal harp: Available: Book one of the two book series "Marelles" by Bernard Andres. These simple melodies are excellent for early beginner harpists. Can be played on lap, lever, or pedal harp, no accidentals. This collection contains six short, one-page pieces. All music composed by Andres Bernard. 6 pages.