My First Progressive Duets for Strings is written to be the primer for volume 1 of Carl Fischer's Progressive Duets. Arranged in a progressive format, this collection contains easy songs in the first position and includes American folk tunes, easy classical arrangements, and more. These duets can be played in any combination of instruments.
String Festival Solos are economical collections of transcriptions by Samuel Applebaum. In two volumes, the solos are in progressive order of difficulty. Each volume contains nine pieces -- all classic titles in the Applebaum teaching repertoire. Some of these have been hard to find. Volume I progresses from Level 1 to Level 2, Volume II progresses from Level 2 to Level 3. The solos are useful for teaching technique, dynamics, phrasing, and overall musicianship. String Festival Solos are excellent for recitals, auditions and performances for assemblies, concerts or festivals.
Contents Volume I:
In May (Behr)
The Blue Danube Waltz (Strauss)
Smooth Sailing (Konrad)
Kiss Me Again (Herbert)
The Space Waltz (Streabbog)
Dance of the Clowns (Beyer)
Hobgoblin Dance (Biehl)
This popular collection of classical violin solos, edited by the noted violinist and teacher Josef Gingold, now includes an enhanced accompaniment CD option. In addition to providing piano accompaniments to play along with, it can also be used on a PC/MAC to adjust the tempo to the player's preference.
This popular collection of classical cello solos, edited by Otto Deri, now includes an enhanced accompaniment CD option. In addition to providing piano accompaniments to play along with, it can also be used on a PC/MAC to adjust the tempo to the player's preference.
Allegro Maestoso (Handel)
Allegro Spiritoso (Senaille)
Bourrée I (Bach)
Country Dance (von Weber)
La Cinquantine (Gabriel Marie)
The Swan (Saint-Saëns)
Village Song (Popper)
This collection features 37 classic favorites. The two enhanced CDs feature piano accompaniments for each piece as well as tempo adjustment software for CD-ROM computer use. Available as parts, CDs or as a set. Late intermediate/advanced level.
Air on the G String (Bach)
Menuet from Quintet in E (Boccherini)
La Serenata (Braga)
Kol Nidrei (Bruch)
Beau Soir (Debussy)
La Cinquantaine (Gabriel-Marie)
Loin du Bal (Gillet)
Berceuse from Jocelyn (Godard)
Hejre Kati (Jubay)
The Son of the Puszta (Kéler-Béla)
Belle Nuit (Offenbach)
Spanish Dance (Rehfeld)
Le Cygne (Saint-Saëns)
L'Abeille (Schubert, François)
Ave Maria, Serenade (Schubert, Franz)
Walther's Prize-Song (Wagner)
This songbook includes 101 familiar and easy to play tunes for violin. All the songs are specifically edited for violin, utilizing dynamics, expression markings, and articulations. Key signatures for the songs are in a comfortable range suitable for the beginning violin player. This book is an excellent supplement to any elementary violin method book. Titles include: The Yellow Rose of Texas, Lightly Row, Ode to Joy, Camptown Races, Frere Jacques, Joy to the World, Jesus Loves Me, Little Brown Jug, Yankee Doodle, Jingle Bells, This Old Man, and many more.
The Joseph Szigeti Collection for Violin and Piano
This collection includes: Concerto in d minor by Tartini, Passepied from Castor et Pollux by Rameau, Danse de Meunier from The Three Cornered Hat by da Falla and four excerpts from Capriol Suite by Peter Warlock. 64 pgs. piano part and 40 pgs. for the violin part.
Title: The Joseph Szigeti Collection for Violin and Piano, Edited by Joseph Szigeti, Published by Carl Fischer, Item number: ATF128
Samuel Dushkin Repertoire: The Best Pieces for Violin and Piano
Samuel Dushkin Repertoire: The Best Pieces for Violin and Piano. A student of Leopold Auer and Fritz Kreisler, Samuel Dushkin was closely associated with Stravinsky and is known for his numerous violin transcriptions. This collection includes Dushkin arrangements of several classical masterpieces.
Chanson a bercer et a danser (Artok)
Chanson Palestinienne (Kirman)
Chants des juifs du Yemen (Kirman)
Air et Trepak (Sasonoff)
Melodie Arabe (Glasunow)
German Waltz (Reger)
Short Story (Gershwin)
Scherzo de L'oiseau de feu (Stravinsky)
Dance Slovaque No. 2 (Felber)
This collection for violin was compiled with "emerging violinists" in mind and contains a broad assortment of well-known classics written by great composers from several different eras. The violin part is presented with larger print for easy reading and includes a CD accompaniment. Easy/Intermediate level.