Joining the Dots Piano Grade 8
Key Features – help the student familiarise themselves with the keys at each grade
Workouts – warm up and technical exercises help establish basic hand shapes and finger patterns within each key
Transpose – encourage a confident sense of key and develop skills in reading by shape
Make Music – build confidence in creative and imaginative work, and develop musical ideas and aural skills through simple improvisation exercises
Read and Play – work through examples and practice how to approach sight-reading in the exam: read the title, work out the rhythm, find the notes and play the music!