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Fundamentals of Piano Theory - Preparatory Level

By Keith Snell

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Piano - Preparatory
Theory. Neil A. Kjos Piano Library. General Theory. Instructional book. Instructional text, musical examples and standard notation. 64 pages. Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Company (KJ.GP660).

Item Number: KJ.GP660
ISBN 849762537. With instructional text, musical examples and standard notation. General Theory. 9x12 inches.

The study of music theory is an integral part of a complete musical education. Piano students who have consistent theory instruction will retain and interpret music more easily and accurately. The Fundamentals of Piano Theory series provides piano students with an organized course for the study of music theory. Each volume contains essential rudiments of theory particularly relevant to the study of piano music. The appropriately graded levels present concepts in a clear, systematic manner to ensure steady and thorough progress as pianists advance in their understanding of music theory.

About Neil A. Kjos Piano Library

The Neil A. Kjos Piano Library is a comprehensive series of piano music in a wide variety of musical styles. The Library is divided into eleven levels and will provide students with a complete performance experience in both solo and ensemble music. Teachers will find the carefully graded levels appropriate when choosing repertoire for evaluations, auditions, festivals, and examinations. The Library includes: Fundamentals of Piano Theory; Piano Repertoire, Baroque & Classical; Piano Repertoire, Romantic & 20th Century; Piano Repertoire, Etudes; Scale Skills; Music of the 21st Century; New Age Piano; Jazz Piano; One Piano Four Hands; Music for Christmas.

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  • 5

    Location:
    Wash
    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • October 14, 2011 Great book

    I have used these books for a couple of years and found them to be the best theory texts. They are very complete but don't try to do too much in one book. I also like how big the spaces are to write in--small hands need larger staffs...

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  • 5

    Location:
    Round Rock, Texas
    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • September 13, 2011 outstanding

    Thorough teaching of theory, presented in workbook form, which is easy to use. Self-explanatory. Works well. This is the best theory textbook I have found.

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  • 5

    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • May 27, 2011 Fantastic!

    Just what I was looking for! Very basic beginnings for my eight-year-old. Step-by-step from square one. Much better than any other theory books I have seen.

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  • 5

    Location:
    Austin, Texas
    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • April 27, 2011 thorough

    These books provide thorough knowledge of theory. But they're appropriate only for students age eight or older, who are more mature than younger students. Because they do advance quickly, and do offer an excellent foundation.

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  • 5

    Location:
    Colorado Springs, CO
    Difficulty Level:
    Beginner
  • May 13, 2008 Fundamental

    I love these theory books! I teach from the Piano Adventures books and when a student gets to level 2B, I switch to these theory books starting with preperatory level. My students get through each books in 5 to 6 months. These books teach just as the title suggests, the...

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