The String Player's Guide to the Orchestra includes orchestral repertoire, excerpts, scales and studies appropriate for string orchestra as well as individual study. Working within a wide range of student ability levels, this book focuses on phrasing, technique, musical styles, and provides a unique entry into performance music preparation with right and left hand studies using authentic orchestral excerpts.
A collection of 10
entrancing, original pieces designed for a young cello ensemble (with piano or
CD accompaniment) in either a reading-based or Suzuki group lesson
environment. This collection enables players of different levels to
perform together---many of the pieces include parts for beginner,
elementary, and more advanced players, and can be played successfully in
different combinations. Includes reproducible cello parts and a 36-page
score. The CD features a full performance of each piece as well as
piano accompaniment tracks.