The initial stages in learning to play the piano are of vital importance. Here there is a fresh & yet logical approach to th e different problems of learning. Most important: there is music making from the very beginning avoiding any boring exercis es. The Piano Method offers an interesting & varied repertoire for beginners of course with progressive difficulties. Illu strations by J.N. Rochut. With their fine sense of humour they contribute essentially to the success of the Piano Method.