Text is presented in English and German. Piatti has selected pieces by a variety of noted pedagogues to work on the following contents: Grace notes, trills and mordents, chromatic passages, double stops, chorales, thumb positions, staccato, arpeggios, natural or open harmonics, stopped or artificial harmonics, octaves, major and melodic minor scales.
IMC#3728 Op 76 etudes were written after the Op. 73 High School of Cello Playing but designed in preparation for it. These ten studies are less challenging technically and offer more repetition of basic principles. These studies involved tenor clef, treble clef, and thumb position. Edited by Carter Enyeart
IMC #3705 This edition is edited by G. Woerl & Carter Enyeart. The original volume (listed under Methods) included cello II ad lib for Nos. 1-10. Enyeart continued the Cello II parts for the rest of the book.
This book introduces basic scales, agility exercises, fingerboard positions,bowing exercises, pieces and etudes for each newly-introduced key/scale. Most are in duet form. It then advances to chromatic scales, exercises in double stops, arpeggios, thumb position, octaves, harmonics. Includes 40 Melodic Studies Op. 31 Book 1, Nos. 1-21.