* Forming a correct and secure embouchure
* Tonguing technique and developing staccato and legato work
* Fingering practice and agility
* Tone development and mouthpiece work.
This book is suitable for players within a year of starting, presenting the basics in bite-sized exercises and consolidating through a series of studies. It works up progressively and imaginatively to more advanced techniques and provides a series of ideal warm-ups for players whatever their level.