Sixteen open string and first finger pieces for the beginner. Each piece introduces a new rhythm based on the descriptive title. Includes: teaching points; rhythm training; suggestions for practice; stunning graphics; fun and useful lyrics; varied and inspiring tunes; and a CD or piano accompaniment part. Wizard's Potion is the follow-up book to this first in the series.
Title: Witches' Brew, By Lumsden, Caroline, Published by C.F. Peters Edition
Ready to take your violin playing to the next level? This book presents
valuable how-to insight that violinists of all levels can benefit from,
spanning classical to rock music, and everything in between. The text,
photos, music, diagrams, and accompanying CD provide a terrific,
easy-to-use resource for a variety of topics, including: bowing
techniques, non-classical playing, electric violins, accessories, gig
tips, practicing, recording, and much more!
Master teachers and performers of the mandolin, Brian Wicklund and Ben
Winship have crafted this beginning mandolin method book based on the
solid system created by Wicklund for the best-selling books, The
American Fiddle Method. Using clear illustrations and lucid
explanations, the authors guide beginning mandolin players through
necessary skills such as efficiently holding the mandolin, fretting,
picking technique, creating good tone, chop chord and open chord backup.
Students learn the techniques while mastering over thirty common jam
tunes, which they can practice with using the accompanying audio.
Composed in the 1870s, Fauré's "Après un rêve" is a beautiful, rapturous
song, which captures Faure's romantic style. This arrangement by
Wolfgang Birtel includes two versions, one at an intermediate level and
one at a more advanced level.
Jump back to the '80s with Modern English's timeless smash hit "I Melt with You" and Simple Minds' "Don't You (Forget About Me)". These quintessential '80s pop songs inspire feelings of love and romance, and are sure to be crowd-pleasers, no matter where they're performed. Heat up your violin strings with these energetic and fun arrangements. Score and Parts.