In three movements depicting different aspects of South
Carolina, this beautiful composition varies in mood from the calm to the
tempestuous. It's sure to make a wonderful addition to any young
orchestra's repertoire. Includes conductor's score and parts.
Sharpen Your String Technique: Teen Strings Shows You How
You've learned the ABCs of playing the violin, viola, cello, or bass.
Now it's time to explore the rest of the alphabet, expand your horizons,
and express your musicality. In 22 chapters by the master teachers at Teen Strings and Strings
magazines, this book will help you strengthen your basic skills,
establish good practice habits, and master specific techniques and
styles. Discover ways to express yourself and how to trust your
instincts – and apply all this knowledge to your enjoyment of the music
Six more traditional tunes to play and enjoy! All taught note-by-note, complete with bowing instructions. Push your fiddle playing to the next level! Tunes include: Liberty, Eighth of January, Turkey in the Straw, Sail Away Ladies, Salt Creek, and Bill Cheatham. No Tab.
Take a ride on the underground railroad with these three traditional spirituals from the rails. This piece gives everyone a chance to play melodic material as well as providing interesting harmonic material in this rhythmic workout in G major. Cellists will venture into second position; upper strings stay in first. The piece starts with dissonant driving double stops that imitate a train whistle and other rhythmic train-like figures make the transitions between tunes.