String Basics: Steps to Success for String Orchestra
is a comprehensive method for beginning string classes. Utilizing technical exercises, music from around the world, classical themes by the masters, and original compositions, students will learn to play their string instruments in an orchestra. Step-by-step sequences of instruction will prove invaluable as students learn to hold their instrument and bow, finger new notes, count different rhythms, read music notation, and more.
The Teacher's Edition provides successful teaching strategies as they pertain tothe material introduced throughout String Basics. The Strategies are divided into two categories: Performance and Musical Understanding. Through them, guidelines and guide- posts assist towards giving students a comprehensiveexperience in orchestra. Also available to teachers is the Interactive Teacher's studio, offering even more helpful tips and strategies.