The best-selling Improve Your Sight-reading!
series, by renowned educationalist Paul Harris, is designed to help you
overcome all your sight-reading problems, especially in the context of
graded exams. Step by step you build up a complete picture of each
piece, firstly through rhythmic and melodic exercises related to
specific technical issues, then by studying prepared pieces with
associated questions, and finally ‘going solo’ with a series of
meticulously graded sight-reading pieces.
Beethoven wrote several works for mandolin and piano for Countess
Josephine of Clary-Aldringen, who played the mandolin. Four of these
works are still extant and have been arranged by Julius Berger for cello
This series comprises the most popular beginner concertos for violinists. Edited by Kurt Sassmannshaus, the internationally renowned violin teacher and co-author of the Sassmannshaus violin method, the concerto volumes form an ideal continuation of this method and can be used in parallel from volume three onwards. The editions include a solo violin part and a piano reduction for the accompanist.