Book One

Book One introduces young beginners to the violin through the exciting exploits of Cedric Celery, as he explores the basics of violin with the help of his teacher, Mrs. Berry. Students will delight in Cedric’s adventures from his earliest lessons to his thrilling first recital, as they together begin the journey to violin mastery.

Incorporates theory, technique and repertoire into a brightly colored all-in-one volume.

Concepts include: Proper Hold of Violin & Bow, Open Strings, Musical Alphabet, Note Values and Double Stops.

 

Book Two

Book Two continues with the exciting exploits of Cedric Celery, as he discovers the first position notes of the violin with the help of his teacher, Mrs. Berry. Students will delight in Cedric’s new adventures from his discovery of the three violin fingers to his public performance debut, as they together continue their journey to violin mastery.

Incorporates theory, technique and repertoire into a brightly colored all-in-one volume.

Concepts include: Three Fingers on G (A, B, C), Three Fingers on D (E, F#, G), Three Fingers on A (B, C#, D) and Three Fingers on E (F#, G#, A).

Book Three

Book Three again continues with the exciting exploits of Cedric Celery, as Cedric begins to gain proficiency on the violin with the help of his teacher, Mrs. Berry. Students will delight in Cedric’s newest adventures from his backstage encounter with a famous violinist to his first orchestra audition, as they together continue their journey to violin mastery.

Incorporates theory, technique and repertoire into a brightly colored all-in-one volume.

Concepts include: Dynamics, Low Second Finger, Low First Finger on A & E, Scales, Intro to “World" Music, Intro to Music History I

Book Four

Book Four concludes the exciting exploits of Cedric Celery, as Cedric continues to gain proficiency on the violin with the help of his teacher, Mrs. Berry. Students will delight in Cedric’s final adventures from his first orchestra rehearsal to the premiere concert of the Seedling String Orchestra, as they together continue their journey to violin mastery.

Incorporates theory, technique and repertoire into a brightly colored all-in-one volume.

Concepts include: Time Signatures, Conducting Patterns, Arpeggios, Fourth Finger, Intro to Music History II