Theory & Technique Series
“. . . Building a Strong Technical Foundation with Music Theory Activities at the Keyboard.”
Instrument: Keyboard. Year of Study: Prep to Level 5.
CCRiddles Theory & Technique Series consists of two multi-purpose workbooks for early level pianists or any general musician. This series simultaneously teaches basic music theory scale and chord elements, while building a foundation for piano technique. Students will develop their tactile skills as they systematically discover the relationships between scales, chords, and elementary cadences while at the keyboard. Each book is divided by key-centered subjects that include writing and keyboard activities to be completed in any order. Teachers will find that using the book’s teaching narratives facilitates collaboration with the student and simplifies technique and music theory activities during the flow of the lesson.