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Succeeding with the Masters and Student Activity Books

An Introduction to Succeeding with the Masters

In this book, teachers and students will discover a wealth of excellent repertoire by the master composers from the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic eras. This book, as in all of the Succeeding with the Masters® books, contains valuable information about the specific characteristics of each era, practice strategies, and full-performance and narrated recordings. There are...

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On Your Way to Succeeding with the Masters

On Your Way to Succeeding with the Masters® is the perfect way to introduce the different historical and musical eras to piano students. Elementary and Late Elementary level. Music from the Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and 20th/21st centuries is included, along with important Practice Strategies for students to learn how to practice. Fanciful and...

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On Your Way To Succeeding With The Masters, Theory Book

On Your Way to Succeeding with the Masters® Theory Book correlates with the repertoire collection, On Your Way to Succeeding with the Masters®. Each piece in the Theory Book “spotlights” a particular concept from the repertoire collection such as: whole and half steps; five-finger patterns; tonic and dominant, among others. In addition, composition and improvisation...

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Succeeding with the Masters, Baroque Era, Volume One

Baroque Era, Volume One of Succeeding with the Masters® is a collection of 22 graded repertoire pieces by J.S. Bach, Handel and Scarlatti. These works, mostly dances, build a foundation for playing more advanced baroque music. Complete and easily comprehensible overviews of the era’s musical characteristics appear throughout, along with composer biographies and illustrative practice...

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Succeeding with the Masters, Baroque Era, Volume Two

Baroque Era, Volume Two of Succeeding with the Masters® continues the collection of graded repertoire, featuring the great masters of the Baroque era. These 25 marvelous selections build a foundation for playing even more advanced baroque music, such as the two-part inventions by Bach, Handel suites, and the more difficult Scarlatti sonatas. Complete and easily...

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Succeeding with the Masters, Classical Era, Volume One

Succeeding with the Masters® is a collection of 26 graded repertoire pieces by Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven. It provides a complete overview of the musical characteristics of the Classical Era in an easily comprehensible manner. Students learn practice strategies, musical concepts, and general characteristics of the era as they explore delightful pieces by the great...

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Succeeding with the Masters, Classical Era, Volume Two

Volume Two continues this collection of graded repertoire pieces by Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven. These marvelous selections, compiled from original sources, build a foundation for playing advanced classical music. After studying and performing them, the student will be ready for entry-level sonatas by each of these great composers. As in Volume One, complete and easily...

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