By Jacquelyn Dillon, James Kjelland & John O'reilly
Published by Alfred Publishing
This easy to teach, straightforward string method is designed to promote success in beginning string players trough the joy of ensemble playing. A unique letter-note style of music notation ensures a smooth and successful transition to note reading. Students are introduced to ensemble playing with a wide variety of fun-to-play selections drawn from international folk songs, famous classical melodies, familiar symphonic themes and new, original compositions. Strictly Strings features a carefully prepared lesson sequence which effectively develops each player's abilities.