The Young Musician's Survival Guide: Tips From Teens And Pros
By Amy Nathan. Provides advice for teen musicians on topics such as choosing an instrument, finding the time to practice, handling performance jitters and dealing with others in band or orchestra. 150 teens from renowned musical programs including Julliard and Tanglewood Institue offer practical advice. 19 well known musicians, including Wynton Marsalis, James Galway, Andre Watts and Joshua Bell share their experiences. Contains an extensive resource guide with web-site addresses and direct reader to sources of additional help. Paperback. 144 pgs. 53 illus.
Title: The Young Musician's Survival Guide: Tips From Teens And Pros, Published by Oxford University Press, Item number: 26122
Each tune in this collection is designed to be played by a soloist, or as duets, trios, quartets or larger ensembles. Each book has the melody line as well as additional harmony parts. The piano accompaniment book includes the score along with lyrics, translations of lyrics from other countries and holiday stories. Spiral bound for easy reading.
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Les Anges Dans Nos Campagnes (French - Angels in Our Country Side)
Deck the Halls
Good King Wenceslas
Auld Lang Syne (Scottish - For Old Times' Sake)
Ritsch, Ratsch (Swedish - A Dance for December Celebrations)
Delilig Er den Himmel Bla (Danish - Lovely is the Blue Sky)
Die Hiarten auf dem Felde (Austrian - The Shepherds in the Field)
Complete Piano Trios and Quartets, and the Piano Quintet
Full score. Fine edition contains all eight piano trios, the two piano quartets and the piano quintet, reprinted from the definitive Breitkopf & Härtel editions. All of these works display the melodic richness, inventiveness and inimitable grace that characterize Mozart’s finest compositions. Indispensable for pianists, chamber musicians.
Title: Complete Piano Trios and Quartets, and the Piano Quintet, By Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Published by Dover Publications, Item number: 267148
Time is a great series for young viola players. Packed with lively
original tunes, well-known pieces, and easy duets, the series is
compatible with Fiddle Time and is carefully paced and organized to
build confidence every step of the way.
Viola Time Joggers includes:
pieces and tunes using the finger patterns 0-1-2-34 plus low 2nd and high 3rd fingers
2nd and 3rd position pieces
a range of bowing techniques, e.g. spiccato, hooked bowing
original pieces in different styles plus well-known pieces
pieces using modes, the chromatic and blues scales, and dominant 7ths
CD with performances of all the pieces for a fun play-along as well as tuning tracks
Piano and Viola accompaniment books also available separately