Four Star Sight Reading and Ear Tests: Introductory Book
Piano - Elementary (Introductory)
Daily Exercises for Piano Students. Composed by Boris Berlin. Edited by Scott McBride Smith. Ear Training and Sight Reading. Four Star Sight Reading and Ear Tests. Book. 32 pages. Published by The Frederick Harris Music Company (FH.4S0).
Item Number: FH.4S0
This graded series of eleven books, covering beginner to advanced levels, develops comprehensive reading ability and musical understanding. Assignments are organized into daily sight-reading and ear-training exercises to facilitate regular practice at home. Original examples have been specifically composed for Introductory through Book 4; Books 5 through 10 feature excerpts from standard repertoire in a variety of styles and textures. This proven series offers an effective way to prepare students for the requirements of many assessment systems including: RCM Examinations (meets the Piano Syllabus, 2008 Edition requirements). The Introductory Book includes clapping or humming of rhythms;reinforcement of fingering, name, and location of notes through single-note exercises;and reinforcement of intervals and patterns through short five-finger melodies.