Overtones®: A Comprehensive Flute Series serves as the official resource for flute examinations of the Royal Conservatory™. Unparalleled in scope, this progressive collection includes fundamental repertoire and supporting materials such as Etudes, Compact Disks, Orchestral Excerpts, and Technique. The richness of music carefully selected for this compilation will resonate with teachers and students at every level of study. The two comprehensive volumes of Etudes (Prep-4 and 5-8) use engaging pieces to assist in the development of technique and the cultivation of expression and musicality. Students begin to experiment with sound, tone production, extended techniques, and graphic notation from the earliest levels, supporting their study of the selections available in the Flute Repertoire books. Compact Disks for each level are conveniently included with the purchase of each Etudes book. The quality recordings by renowned flutists offer characteristic interpretations of every selection in the Flute Repertoire and Flute Etudes books. Students may find inspiration in the performances and practice along with the piano accompaniment tracks.