Learning your major scales and arpeggios has never been easier!
If you're a young percussionist, the video tutorial will guide you though how scales are constructed, plus you'll learn to play using an easy to follow on-screen graphics with light-up keys.
After you've learned the scale, practice the six essential two mallet exercises with our expertly paced play-along tracks. Starting at the Bronze level for young percussionists, you can track your progress as you move faster and faster towards the goal of Gold - and beyond to Platinum and Diamond levels!
LEARN YOUR MAJOR SCALE AND ARPEGGIO WITH THIS EASY-TO-FOLLOW TUTORIAL
This video tutorial will teach you how to construct the major scale using the pattern of whole steps and half steps. You'll be guided through how to play the scale and arpeggio with easy-to-follow instructions and on-screen play-along exercises!
PRACTICE THE C MAJOR SCALE AND ARPEGGIO
PRACTICE THE C MAJOR SCALE EXERCISES
RECOMMENDED MALLETS FOR BELLS, XYLOPHONE AND MARIMBA
Download the Two Mallet Fundamentals Poster and Exercise E-Book
Download the Two Mallet Fundamentals Poster and E-Book
These files are great for students to keep in their band binders! For programs with large-format color printers, the Two Mallet Fundamentals poster is available in a high resolution graphic image. All the scales and exercises are available in the Two Mallet Fundamentals E-book for student reference at home or in the classroom! Easy to follow keyboard graphics make learning your scales and arpeggios a no-brainer for students at any level.
Are you a percussion instructor or band director who would like to have a full sized poster for display in your rehearsal room or private studio? Or a retail music dealer who would like to have a supply on hand for your school accounts?
Contact the Vic Firth customer service team to find out how to receive physical copies in the mail!