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An Introduction to Gu-Zheng, Vol. Four, front cover

LNP-0171

an introduction
to the gu-zheng
volume four


Angela Jui Lee and
Mark Gresham

Volume four of An Introduction to the Gu-Zheng, concludes this introductory method series through continued study of hua zhi, introduction of tremolo, ba yin, departures from the natural 7-tone scale, and tuning to other keys.  Exercises are presented in familiar Western notation with traditional notation for gu-zheng printed above it. Intended for beginners who already have some basic music reading skills and who have completed study of volumes one, two, and three.  (Not intended to teach fundamentals of western music notation.) This volume also includes an original composition by Angela Jui Lee, Little Wooden Bridge.

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An Introduction to Gu-Zheng, Vol. Three, front cover

LNP-0170

an introduction
to the gu-zheng
volume three


Angela Jui Lee and
Mark Gresham

Volume three of An Introduction to the Gu-Zheng, continues the path of the first two volumes by introducing basics about creating 4th and 7th degrees of the 7-tone scale, use of left hand to the right side of the moveable bridges, plucking left and right hands together, and techniques of hua zhi. Exercises are presented in familiar Western notation with traditional notation for gu-zheng printed above it. Intended for beginners who already have some basic music reading skills and who have completed study of volumes one and two. (Not intended to teach fundamentals of western music notation.)

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An Introduction to Gu-Zheng, Vol. Two, front cover

LNP-0125

an introduction
to the gu-zheng
volume two


Angela Jui Lee and
Mark Gresham

Volume two of An Introduction to the Gu-Zheng, continues the path of the first volume by introducing basics about left hand techniques, and use of ring finger of the right hand. Exercises are presented in familiar Western notation with traditional notation for gu-zheng printed above it. Intended for beginners who already have some basic music reading skillsand who have completed study of volume one. (Not intended to teach fundamentals of western music notation.)

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An Introduction to Gu-Zheng, Vol. One, front cover

LNP-0124

an introduction
to the gu-zheng
volume one


Angela Jui Lee and
Mark Gresham

Volume one of An Introduction to the Gu-Zheng, presents the basics about the Chinese gu-zheng and its history, preparation for practice and performance, and right-hand technique with exercises for the thumb, index and middle fingers. Exercises are presented in familiar Western notation with traditional notation for gu-zheng printed above it. Intended for beginners who already have some basic music reading skills. (Not intended to teach fundamentals of western music notation.)