This graded series of eleven books, covering beginner to advanced levels, develops comprehensive reading ability and musical understanding. Assignments are organized into daily sight-reading and ear-training exercises to facilitate regular practice at home. Original examples have been specifically composed for Introductory through Book 4; Books 5 through 10 feature excerpts from standard repertoire in a variety of styles and textures. This proven series offers an effective way to prepare students for the requirements of many assessment systems including: RCM Examinations (meets the Piano Syllabus, 2008 Edition requirements). Book 9 includesexercises for intervals, chords, cadences, and melody playbacks in each ; settwo-voice textures in melody playbacks; andinterval recognition of augmented fourths and diminished 5ths.