Exam Syllabus: GSMD Violin Grade: 5
Favourite jazz and blues numbers. A flexible format and extra optional parts makes these ideal for solos or duets. The Complete edition includes a violin part, keyboard accompaniment with optional violin accompaniment, easy violin and guitar.
Frankie and Johnny;
Good Morning Blues;
House of the Rising Sun;
Lullaby of Birdland;
Number Twelve Train;
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes;
Title: Jazz, Blues and Ragtime for Violin and Piano, Published by Boosey and Hawkes, Item numbers: 95221, 95238
This diverse and unique collection of ragtime selections passes the melodic interest around to all players. All players will enjoy the light-hearted syncopation, wide variety of keys, and challenging double-stops (mostly in the cello part).
1. Pineapple Rag
2. Country Club Rag
3. Pleasant Moments
4. Paragon Rag
6. The Chrysanthemum
7. Peacherine Rag
Title: Music for Four Volume 3 (Rags and Waltzes), Edited by Daniel Kelley, Published by Last Resort Music Publishing, Item numbers: RM70311, RM70321, RM70331, RM70332, RM70333, RM70341, RM70343, RM70350
Five Scenes from Treemonisha for String Quartet by Scott Joplin. Treemonisha is originally an American opera written during the last years of Joplin's life. Arranged here for string quartet by Graham Bastable.
Title: Five Scenes from Treemonisha; Composed By: Joplin, Scott; Publisher: International Music Co.; Item number: 3608.