This DVD is a tribute to the great American jazz master of the violin, Joe Venuti. His life and career are celebrated through performance of his music, photos from his personal collection, and film of Joe at home in his living room. Jeremy Cohen's ViolinJazz quartet and very special guests perform at San Francisco's historic Herbst Theatre to celebrate the one hundredth birthday of this most famous swing era fiddler. 73 min., Color, Stereo.
Title: Jeremy Cohen and Friends, By Cohen Jeremy, Published by Video Artists International, Item number: DVD4315
Composed in 1977. Like the Thirteenth Quartet of his friend Dmitri
Shostakovich, Weinberg's work is cast in a single movement of
approximately 15 minutes' duration. Dedicated to the Borodin String Quartet. Includes score and parts.
Easy Baroque Pieces for Classical Guitar is an outstanding introduction for the beginner to intermediate guitarist to the music of the Baroque. Jerry Willard explains the intricacies of Baroque ornamentation (including trills, mordents, and notes inégale) in an easy-to-understand way, and performs each piece on the accompanying audio CD.
Includes 51 pieces:
Aria (from the Anna Magdelena Notebook)(J.S. Bach) Bourrée in A Minor (theme, from the Second Violin Partita) (J.S. Bach)
Largo (Arcangelo Corelli)
The Harmonious Blacksmith (George Frideric Handel) Canon (Johann Pachelbel)
Minuet (Henry Purcell)
Gavotte (Giovanni Zamboni)
and many more