Conceived for Piano beginners, Piano Discoveries Theory - Niveau 2A (Exploring Theory) is very progressive and includes many illustrations, which enable children to get familiar with music theory only. The third in a series of eight, it completes the Piano method.
Le Voyage magique is the translation and adaptation by Stéphane Blet of the American series Piano Discoveries by Janet Vogt and Leon Bates. The pedagogy of this book has been studied to be quite close to the language of children, in order to develop their interest and concentration.
Janet Vogt is an American pianist, and professor at the College-Conservatory of Music. She also composed pieces for Keyboards, for Choirs, and some pop music.
Leon Bates (born 1949) is a renowned American pianist who performed with the New York Symphony, the Cleveland Symphony and many others. He is also a professor and participated in the conception of this method.
Stéphane Blet is an international solo pianist who decided to focus on the composition of pieces and on teaching. He is currently professor in the École Normale de Musique “Alfred Cortot”.