New coursebooks and tutorials

All the latest releases added to the Play Music catalog

Discover here all the new products that have recently entered the catalog. Presented here in their only "physical" version, they also exist in downloadable versions, both on computer (pdf + videos + mp3) as on tablet (iPad or Android).

 
Chords on the Piano - Volume 1

Chords on the Piano - Volume 1

Author: Roger Thompson
Contents: 1 Book + 1 Data Disc
Price: € 19.00

This coursebook explains in a clear and practical way how chords should be handled. This first volume, dedicated to the principal three- and four-tone major, minor and seventh (maj7, 7, m7 and dim7)...

Old School Bass - R&B, Soul & Funk Grooves

Old School Bass - R&B, Soul & Funk Grooves

Author: Bernie Cooper
Contents: 1 Book + 1 Data Disc
Price: € 19.00

The purpose of this method is to bring you back to the golden age of bass, the 60’s and 70’s and the musical styles that really made it shine: Rhythm ‘n’ Blues, Soul and Funk. These styles deeply...

50 Guitar Accompaniments for Beginners

50 Guitar Accompaniments for Beginners

Author: Gary Dixon
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This method features 50 simple accompaniments for all guitar players, especially the beginners who will find material that they will be able to enjoy without delay! These accompaniments, that can be...

How to create guitar solos

How to create guitar solos

Author: Danny Pierce
Contents: 1 Book + 1 Data Disc
Price: € 22.00

Learning to play scales and arpeggios and other people’s solos can be very interesting indeed, but learning to create a coherent, vibrant and impressive solo all on your own, which, in addition, fits...

Finest classical melodies arranged for trombone

Finest classical melodies arranged for trombone

Author: Kevin Baker
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

With its extensive and diverse repertoire, this tutorial allows you as a trombonist to access the best of what classical music has to offer. If you choose to work with this tutorial, you will not only...

Bass & Drum Grooves

Bass & Drum Grooves

Author: P. Safran & D. Johnson
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD
Price: € 19.00

This method is designed for both the bassists and drummers and its purpose is to help them play together in almost all major musical styles: Rock, Blues, Funk, Rhythm and Blues, Disco/Dance, Reggae...

Arpeggios on the Piano

Arpeggios on the Piano

Author: Fred Stinson
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

The objective of this coursebook is to guide you in practicing arpeggios on the piano in a playful, not tiresome manner. Arpeggios are everywhere – in every musical style (in Blues, Jazz as well as...

50 Basslines for Beginners

50 Basslines for Beginners

Author: Bernie Cooper
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD MP3 + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

You are beginning to play the bass and would like to make progress while having fun and without delay? Then you are holding the right method in your hands! On the menu, no less than 50 simple bass...

Finest classical melodies arranged for trumpet

Finest classical melodies arranged for trumpet

Author: Kevin Baker
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

With its extensive and diverse repertoire, this tutorial allows you as a trumpeter to access the best of what classical music has to offer. If you choose to work with this tutorial, you will not only...

The Folk Guitar in 3D

The Folk Guitar in 3D

Author: Stephen Carter
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This coursebook is intended for all those who want to discover the many-faceted expressive possibilities of the folk guitar or, more generally, of the acoustic guitar. Arpeggio and chord accompaniment...

Finest classical melodies arranged for recorder

Finest classical melodies arranged for recorder

Author: Kevin Baker
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

With its extensive and diverse repertoire, this tutorial allows you to access the best of what classical music has to offer. If you choose to work with this tutorial, you will not only broaden your...

Bass Guitar Techniques

Bass Guitar Techniques

Author: Bernie Cooper
Contents: 1 Book + 1 DVD
Price: € 22.00

In order to be able to express yourself freely with the instrument, a good technique is essential. But this technique should be discreet and become both natural and instinctive so that it can serve...

Evolving Drumming

Evolving Drumming

Author: Ben Stewart
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

This method is designed for all drummers, from beginners to advanced, willing to practise their instrument cleverly, whether alone or supervised, in order to refine both their independence...

200 Slap Grooves

200 Slap Grooves

Author: Frank Nelson
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This method features no less than 200 slap grooves and bass lines in 1, 2 or 4 bar loops. You should consider each (more or less complex) line as a full groove to be played repeatedly independently of...

Finest classical melodies arranged for cross flute

Finest classical melodies arranged for cross flute

Author: Kevin Baker
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

With its extensive and diverse repertoire, this tutorial allows you as a cross flutist to access the best of what classical music has to offer. If you choose to work with this tutorial, you will not...

200 Blues Licks for Guitar in 3D

200 Blues Licks for Guitar in 3D

Author: Danny Pierce
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

With its 200 licks and phrases, conceived by the most famous guitarists, this coursebook is a veritable Blues-cyclopedia imperative for everyone working on Blues. The licks presented here are...

30 Piano Pieces for Beginners

30 Piano Pieces for Beginners

Author: Paul Murphy
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD
Price: € 15.00

The 30 pieces contained within this tutorial are aimed exclusively at piano beginners. All pieces are easy to play and will enable you to rapidly gain substantial experience in piano playing and...

50 Walking Basslines

50 Walking Basslines

Author: Brad Tucker
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

The 50 walking basslines comprised in this coursebook are aimed at bassists, at double bassists and first and foremost at the jazz enthusiasts among them. They will most certainly experience a whole...

Drum Beats & Breaks in 3D

Drum Beats & Breaks in 3D

Author: Sonny Jones
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This method presents a large number of drum beats along with as many corresponding breaks. They all come from the repertoire of the greatest drummers from the present and the past. In other words...

Djembe Solos

Djembe Solos

Author: Séga Sidibé
Contents: 1 Book + 2 CD
Price: € 22.00

Séga Sidibé is one of the last masters garanteeing the malian djembe tradition. He reveals here a large number of solo phrases, variations, rolls, chauffes and resolutions for the rhythms Suku, Denba...

50 Blues Basslines

50 Blues Basslines

Author: Martin Barnes
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

The motto in this tutorial is „Gained in practice, for use in practice“! What awaits you here? No one- or two-bar riffs and licks, but complete chord progressions performed in the style of illustrious...

Scales for the Bass Guitar in 3D

Scales for the Bass Guitar in 3D

Author: Steve Hall
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

No more trouble with whole- and half-tone calculations, no more bother with scale transpositions and visualizations either! This coursebook provides fretboard charts (24 frets) for every existing...

Assortment of Solo Jazz Piano Pieces

Assortment of Solo Jazz Piano Pieces

Author: Roger Thompson
Contents: 1 Book + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This assortment solely comprises solo jazz piano pieces. Here the objective is not to play with a complete band, but to learn how to bravely hold the fort alone – and that in a musical style which...

50 Easy Guitar Solos

50 Easy Guitar Solos

Author: Gary Dixon
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This tutorial comprises 50 top-class guitar solos inspired by the world’s greatest guitarists – past and present. What is special about these ‘easy’ solos? It is the fact that they are accessible to...

First Drum Grooves

First Drum Grooves

Author: Andy Bailey
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

If you start to play drums, this method is absolutely made for you! Its purpose is indeed to help you play your first drum beats and fills without delay and let you feel the immediate enjoyment of...