In Book 3B of this distinctive series, new concepts carefully interweave with reviewed concepts to further the students’ knowledge and hone their sight-reading abilities.
Some of the concepts reviewed include:
- Rhythms that include dotted quarter notes followed by eighth notes
- Crossovers of the second finger over the thumb extending the five finger pattern
- Tonic and dominant chords
. New concepts are introduced, includingHow to count tripletsPlaying and recognising Sus4 (suspended fourth) chordsPlaying and recognising authentic cadencesExpanding knowledge of intervals to include major 2nd, minor 2nd, major 3rd, minor 3rd, perfect 4th, and perfect 5th.Students will also play in the keys of B flat major and B minor.