(Books 1 - 5)Akiko Kinney & Forrest Kinney - Fred Harris Music Co. Ltd.
Discovering your own musical creativity can be tough. This series is your answer! Students of all ages and levels will find Pattern Play an exciting way to develop their improvisational skills. The five volumes in the series provide an organized collection of patterns from which music can be created. By playing within these patterns, students will quickly learn to improvise in a wide variety of styles. In the first book, scales, modes, intervals and chords are introduced. The next four levels build on the foundation introduced in the first book. Theory is also emphasized in this series, making it a wonderful supplement to any piano method and teaching curriculum.