Kjos Foundations For Superior Performance, Euph Bc
Foundations For Superior Performance includes:
•Warm-Ups – articulation exercises, long tones, and progressive brass lip slurs and woodwind exercises to be played simultaneously.
•Chorales and Tuning Exercises – interval tuning, chord tuning, and chorales in the eight main concert band keys.
•Technique – major and minor scales, mini-scales, scale patterns, scales in thirds, interval studies, and triad and chord studies in all 12 keys
•Plus – one octave scales and arpeggios, full range scales, chromatic scales, major arpeggios and inversions, and advanced fingering charts.
•Percussion Book – Practical exercises for mallets, snare drum, auxiliary percussion, and timpani. 96 pages.
By using Foundations For Superior Performance, the following areas can be improved:
•Sound (tone production).
•Articulation (styles and concepts).
•Greater flexibility, agility, and endurance.
•Individual and ensemble listening skills
•Technique in all twelve major and minor keys.
•Basic understanding of music theory.