Christmas Instrumental Solos: Popular Christmas Songs
These arrangements are completely compatible with each other and can be played together or as solos. Each book features a specially designed piano accompaniment that can be easily played by a teacher or intermediate piano students, and a carefully crafted removable part, complete with bowings, articulations, and keys well suited for the Level 2-3 player. A fully orchestrated accompaniment CD is also provided. Each song on the CD includes a DEMO track, which features a live string performance, followed by the PLAY-ALONG track by itself.
Do They Know It's Christmas
Grown-up Christmas List
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Jingle Bell Rock
O Christmas Tree (O Tannenbaum)
Santa Claus is Comin' to Town
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch
Title: Christmas Instrumental Solos: Popular Christmas Songs, Published by Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.
Essential Musicianship for Strings: Ensemble Concepts (Fundamental Level)
Supplement your beginning string curriculum with this new ensemble series from the authors of Essential Elements 2000 for Strings. Essential Musicianship - Ensemble Concepts is a two-level series correlated with Essential Elements 2000 that will reinforce your students' developing skills with solid beginning rounds and easy arrangements. All are designed to supplement method instruction and are organized around the keys taught in Essential Elements 2000 Books 1 and 2. In addition, each book provides a wealth of beginning and intermediate performance materials (over 35 rounds/arrangements in each book).
The second volume in this popular series, Uni-Tunes II is an elementary to intermediate-level supplement that reinforces note reading and finger patterns in the keys of F Major, d minor, Bb Major, g minor, Eb Major, and c minor. The minor sections include the natural/pure, melodic, and harmonic forms of the minor scale. Each of the Major key sections and minor key sections feature unison exercises and harmonized etudes. The last portion of Uni-Tunes II includes one-octave scales in each of the keys featured. Great reinforcement and students will love the full-color illustrations.
Title: Uni-Tunes Volume 2, By Nunez, Carold, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co.
Solo arrangements with CD accompaniment for 13 tunes from the hit video game played in basements and living rooms across the nation. The CD may be played on any CD player. For PC and MAC use, the CD is enhanced with tempo adjusting software and can be played at any tempo without changing the pitch.
This piece for unaccompanied viola solo transforms the gentle arches of Bach's theme into slowly soaring arpeggi of almost unending phrase lengths. Originally written for cello, it was premiered by Yo-Yo Ma in Boston in 1997 in memory of Robert Goldberg. This version for viola is edited by Melia Watras.
Title: Fancy on a Bach Air for Viola, By Corigliano, John, Published by G. Schirmer, Inc., Item number: 50486362