The Majesty of Gospel presents 16 of the most popular and best-known gospel songs in special arrangements. Each instrument's solo part has improvisations written out in full and includes chord symbols for individual improvisation. All the music for the piano accompaniment is included on the CD as PDF files that can be printed as needed. Playbacks on the CD were recorded live by top studio musicians.
Title: The Majesty of Gospel for Violin, Published by Edition Schott, Item number: ED9701
Divided into two starkly different sections, the first showcasing the
lyricism of the cellos and the second featuring minimalistic motor
rhythms, this diverse composition is packed with surprises. Includes conductor's score and parts.
Written in 1823, this "double" concerto from the young composer presents
a brilliant and unusual concerto pairing. The central adagio movement
is a trademark of Mendelssohn "Song Without Words." Features many solo
passages for each soloist, to beautiful effect. Includes a newly engraved
solo violin part and two CDs with complete reference recordings, including piano
accompaniment minus the soloist at both standard and practice tempos. No piano accompaniment part is included.
Condition: This item is slightly bent in the corners, but is otherwise in new condition.
Live Performance from March 18, 1970. Includes: Beethoven's Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 6 in A Major, Op. 30, No. 1. Brahms Sonata No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 108. Beethoven Scherzo from the Violin Sonata No. 5 in F Major, Op. 24 "Spring".
Title: Oistrakh and Richter Live at Alice Tully Hall DVD, Published by Video Artists International, Item number: DVD4369
This in-depth scale and arpeggio text is core curriculum at the
University of Southern California's Studio Guitar Department. Using a
comprehensive approach that includes three different organizational
systems, it covers the technical foundation that is necessary for
playing any style of music. The CAGED system (five positions), the
Finger Stretch system (all twelve keys in one position) and the
Three-Note Per String system (seven patterns) are examined. Although
each of these three systems is examined, the CAGED system serves as the
basis for much of the material covered in this book.I nstead of
traditional musical notation, the book uses fingerboard diagrams to
focus on the visual aspect of the patterns. The goal is to present an
approach to understanding and mastering the fingerboard by outlining the
best and most practical elements of these different systems.
presents patterns for the harmonic minor and melodic minor scales and
all of their relative modes: the bebop scale (major, minor and
dominant), chromatic scale, whole-tone scale, diminished scale
(whole/half and half/whole) and augmented scale. Along with these scale
forms, patterns for minor (major 7) and augmented (major 7) arpeggios
Play 8 holiday treasures with sound-alike CD tracks.
The Violin Play-Along Series will help you play your favorite songs
quickly and easily. Just follow the music, listen to the CD to hear how
the violin should sound, and then play along using the separate backing
tracks. With the melody and lyrics included in the book, you may also
choose to sing along. Chord symbols are provided should you wish to
elaborate on the melody. The audio CD is playable on any CD player. For
PC and MAC computer users, the CD is enhanced so you can adjust the
recording to any tempo without changing pitch!
Sunlit Morning Alleluias for Full Orchestra (Grade 5)
Beginning in a mood of peaceful serenity and rising up to ecstatic glory
in the conclusion, Mr. Mahr's composition is a touching and
sophisticated metamorphosis in sound. Includes conductor's score and parts.
The parts in this book range from beginner to advanced and are arranged in "basic," "active" and "solo" levels. Basic, a standard accompaniment mode is the simplest level of bass playing. Active bass is a mixture of basic accompaniment and "walking" which is common in jazz music. Solo bass--which involves fast, syncopated melodic phrases--is the most complex level of bass playing. All parts are written in standard bass clef notation and 4-line bass tablature. Companion CD's included.
Title: 50 Tunes for Bass, Edited by Mark Geslison, Published by Mel Bay Publications, Item number: 99940BCD
Of the Father's Love Begotten for Piano and Strings
as a special meditative prelude during the Christmas season, this
arrangement of the ancient chant tune opens with a transparent texture
that climaxes with "leggiero" passage work in the strings before ending
calmly and sparsely. All parts are of moderate difficulty, presenting a
wonderful opportunity to feature your pianist, and the string parts are
equally effective when performed by a quintet, one on a part. Includes score and parts (one per instrument).