Compiled and edited by Helen Marlais, Succeeding with the Masters is a series dedicated to the authentic keyboard works of Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and 20th Century masters.
This series provides a complete and easily accessible method for learning and performing the works of the masters. Each book presents the works in historical perspective for the student, and provides the means and the motivation to play these pieces in the correct stylistic, musical, and technical manner. The easily understandable format of practice strategies and musical concepts make this series enjoyable for both students and teachers.
To ensure authenticity, all of these pieces have been extensively researched. Teachers will find a wealth of excellent repertoire that can be used for recitals, festivals, competitions, and state achievement testing. Many of these original compositions may be new to you while others will be familiar. This series brings together an essential and comprehensive library of the pedagogical repertoire of the great composers.
Succeeding with the Masters: Baroque Era - Volume One is a groundbreaking collection of 22 graded repertoire pieces by J.S. Bach, G.F. Handel, and D. Scarlatti.