The Romances for violin (viola) and piano are two melancholy miniatures of great musical intensity by Swedish composer, Elfrida Andree (1841-1929). This edition contains both the violin part and a version for viola.
Souvenir D'Amerique "Yankee Doodle Variations", Op. 17 for Viola and Piano
This set of variations, based on the melody of the popular song "Yankee Doodle", was played as a surprise encore piece at many of Vieuxtemps' recitals. Originally for violin and piano, this popular showpiece is arranged for viola and piano by Frank Foerster.
critical edition of "Havanaise" draws on both the composer's autograph
version for violin and piano as well as the later orchestrated version.
Where the solo part of the orchestral version differs from the version
for violin and piano, the variants are shown in the violin part as
The editor offers a concise and informative introduction
(Eng/Ger/ Fr) on the history and compositional process of "Havanaise"; a
detailed critical commentary (Eng) concludes this Urtext edition.
The Sassmannshaus Tradition: Early Start on the Double Bass
At last students of the largest instrument in the string
family can make use of this tried and tested method for beginners, developed by
Egon Sassmannshaus for the other string instruments and applied here to the
double bass by Holger Sassmannshaus and J. Peter Close. This method will meet
the needs of the growing number of young bass students.
Note reading is introduced from the beginning.
Ensemble playing is encouraged from the very beginning.
Songs and Scales in different positions are easily explained
Large print notes and text as well as many colorful
illustrations are particulary child-friendly and very attractive to pre-school
and school aged children.Illustrations
by Charlotte Panowsky.
Holger Sassmannshaus is a double bass player with the Niederrheinische
Sinfoniker in Mönchengladbach/Krefeld. He also teaches the double bass and
performs with several other ensembles. J. Peter Close is a teacher for violoncello and double bass in Munich.
Eleven Christmas carols from around the world. Arranged for string quartet or string ensemble. Includes score and parts.
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Hark the Herold's Angel Sing
Il est né, le divin enfant
Les anges dans nos campagnes
O Du Fröliche
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
What Child is This?
The ideal supplement to any music lessons taken at home or at school, Little Voggy explains the basics of music in a child-friendly manner. Through well-known children songs, the young readers can review and practice what they have just learned. The second part of this book introduces the main and most popular musical instruments with pictures as well as sound. Not only does the included audio CD contain modern arrangements of these children songs, but also provides audio examples of the main instruments, thus music theory remains a fascinating subject easily understandable for children.
Title: Voggy's ABC of Music Theory, Published by Voggenreiter, Item number: 3802405021