Volume 1 - Begins with open strings and basic notation, rhythms, and bowing skills. New notes, notation, and bowing skills are added in logical progression.
Volume 2 - Continues the development of playing skills found in Volume 1 and progresses to more complex rhythms, left-hand finger patterns and techniques, bowing techniques, and preparation for shifting.
Volume 3 - This volume continues to develop playing skills found in Book 2 and advances the student through more rigorous and lengthy literature. Instrument-specific selections promote performance, reinforcing shifting skills, more advanced bowing techniques, and complex and multiple-meter pieces.