Bastien Piano Party
(Bastien Invitation to Music)
Sensitive and inspired teaching of early childhood students is a very satisfying and joyful experience for both parents and teachers. Ensure the success of these very special students with the Bastiens’ Invitation to Music series, an exciting introduction to the marvelous world of music. No reading or writing readiness is presumed; all necessary skills are developed gradually in successive levels of instruction. The Bastiens’ Invitation to Music series uses a gradual multi-key approach, guiding children from pre-staff notation to staff reading. Illustrations and activities that are fun and instructional enhance learning and heighten interest. Ideal for children 4 and up.
Piano Party is the core book for all four levels of the Bastiens’ Invitation to Music series. All new concepts are introduced in the Piano Party books.
Theory & Ear Training Party books correlate with their respective level Piano Party books. They provide reinforcement of the concepts presented in Piano Party, especially through listening and writing plus improvising and composing activities. Students learn through sequential games and exercises designed to hold their interest.
Performance Party books also correlate with each Piano Party books. They provide additional music for the students to play, and help to refine the skills and musical foundation established in the related Piano Party books.