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Agay, Denes

Overview
Works: 670 works in 1,419 publications in 4 languages and 12,621 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography‡vGraded lists  Bibliography  Art music  Scores  Teaching pieces (Music)  Juvenile works  Methods (Music)  Blues (Music)  Methods (Music)‡vJuvenile works  Methods (Music)‡vSelf-instruction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Arranger, Composer, Compiler, Other, Musician, Adapter, Conductor
Classifications: M1629.A388, 784.0973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Denes Agay
 
Most widely held works by Denes Agay
Best loved songs of the American people by Denes Agay( )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 200 ballads, spirituals, folk, and show tunes with easy piano arrangements, guitar chords, and historical notes
Teaching piano : a comprehensive guide and reference book for the instructor( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An authoritative and definitive handbook for teaching piano that contains charts, glossaries, and bibliographies with a carefully compiled index of subject matter for quick reference
An anthology of piano music by Denes Agay( )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy classics to moderns by Denes Agay( )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classics to moderns in the intermediate grades by Denes Agay( )

7 editions published in 1962 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best loved songs of the American people by Denes Agay( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological survey of America's favorite songs, from pre-Revolutionary songs to popular show tunes. Includes the words and music for each song as well as piano and guitar arrangements
More easy classics to moderns by Denes Agay( )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of teaching piano : the classic guide and reference book for all piano teachers by Denes Agay( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreword / Denes Agay -- 1. Essentials of Piano Performance. Elements of technique / Denes Agay -- Tempo / Denes Agay -- The metronome / Hazel Ghazarian Skaggs -- Rhythm / Denes Agay -- Teaching rhythm / Hazel Ghazarian Skaggs -- Dynamics / Denes Agay -- The riddle of the phrase / Denes Agay -- Phrasing and articulation / Denes Agay -- Fingering / Walter Robert -- Pedaling technique / Joseph Banowetz -- Ornamentation: theory and practice / Denes Agay -- 2. Theory and basic keyboard skills. Theory: the elementary aspects: an overview and selected list of texts / Hazel Ghazarian Skaggs -- Theory: the basis of musicianship / Rosetta Goodkind -- Scales, modes, and related terms: a glossary / Denes Agay -- Glossary of musical forms and dance types / Denes Agay -- The fundamentals of music notation / Denes Agay -- Sight reading: the basics, step by step / Denes Agay -- Memorization and performing from memory / Denes Agay -- Improvisation / Sylvia Rabinoff -- 3 . Approaches to Specific Teaching Tasks. The very young beginner / Hazel Ghazarian Skaggs -- The adult beginner / Hadassah Sahr -- Group piano teaching / Hazel Ghazarian Skaggs -- The piano teacher and the handicapped student / Anita Louise Steele -- Recitals / Hazel Ghazarian Skaggs. 4. Survey of styles and idoms. Styles in composition and performance / Denes Agay -- The search for authenticity (the lost art of thoroughbass playing) / Denes Agay -- Baroque keyboard instruments / Denes Agay -- Twentieth-century music: an analysis and appreciation / Judith Lang Zaimont -- What is jazz? / Stuart Isacoff -- Jazz and the piano teacher / Denes Agay -- The piano teacher and popular music / Denes Agay -- Arrangements: to teach or not to teach them / Denes Agay -- Chart of frequently-used chords / Denes Agay -- 5. Aspects of pedagogy. The training of the piano teacher / Hazel Ghazarian Skaggs -- Four-way piano teaching: criticism, demonstration, analysis, inspiration / Walter Robert -- What are the elements of a good piano lesson? / May L. Etts -- Rote playing and rote teaching / Denes Agay -- The tape recorder: an indispensible teaching aid / Ylda Novick -- The teacher-student relationship: some common-sense suggestions / Hazel Ghazarian Skaggs -- Parental involvement / Denes Agay -- Appx. 1: The master teachers and their pupils / Denes Agay -- Appx. 2: The keyboard composers : a selected chronological list / Denes Agay
UNICEF book of children's songs( )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-five folk songs from around the world
Classics to moderns in the early-advanced grades by Denes Agay( )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2009 and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The joy of boogie and blues; interesting piano solos in the easy to medium grades by Denes Agay( )

21 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-one imaginative piano solos in the early-to-intermediate grades
The joy of piano duets; familiar melodies in easy arrangements for one piano, four hands by Denes Agay( )

16 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Themes and variations : classics to moderns by Denes Agay( )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The joy of jazz : easy to medium grade piano solos by Denes Agay( )

12 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The joy of ragtime : [a graded collection of classic piano rags] by Scott Joplin( )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy classics to moderns( )

2 editions published in 1956 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The joy of classics( )

14 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The joy of first-year piano : a method and repertory for the beginning pianist by Denes Agay( )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The joy of Baroque by Denes Agay( )

11 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five easy dances : for woodwind quintet (flute, oboe, B♭ clarinet, horn in F, bassoon) by Denes Agay( )

11 editions published in 1956 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Teaching piano : a comprehensive guide and reference book for the instructor
Alternative Names
Denes Agay American composer

Denes Agay Amerikaans componist (1911-2007)

Denes Agay compositor estadounidense

Denes Agay compositor estatunidenc

Denes Agay US-amerikanischer Komponist und Arrangeur ungarischer Herkunft

Martin, Gerald.

Languages
English (66)

Dutch (2)

French (1)

Creek (1)

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An anthology of piano musicEasy classics to modernsClassics to moderns in the intermediate gradesMore easy classics to modernsThe art of teaching piano : the classic guide and reference book for all piano teachersClassics to moderns in the early-advanced gradesThe joy of boogie and blues; interesting piano solos in the easy to medium gradesThe joy of piano duets; familiar melodies in easy arrangements for one piano, four hands