This approach is based on self-learning and recognition of rhythmic and melodic patterns. Contains original tunes carefully graded in a range of musical styles. Each section concludes with a set of duets and accompanied pieces for practice of ensemble sight-reading. Preliminary to Grade 5.
Title: Viola Sight Reading, By Kember, J. and R. Smith, Published by Edition Schott, Item number: 49016682
The Boosey & Hawkes Viola Anthology includes favorite pieces for viola by 11 composers. Advanced.
Viola Concerto, Op. posth., Mvt. 1 (Bartok)
Le tombeau de Ravel (Benjamin)
Lachrymae, Op. 48 (Britten)
Billy and His Sweetheart from Billy the Kid (Copland)
Zion's Walls from Old American Songs, Set 2 (Copland)
Sonata No. 3, Mvt. 3 (Delius)
Tranquil Interlude on an Open D String, Solo (Kats-Chernin)
Cavatina from Cavatina, Solo (Kolb)
Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 14 (Rachmaninoff)
Road to Hamelin, Mvts. 7 and 8 (Ramsier)
Six Early Scriabin Pieces (Scriabin/Ramsier)
Viola Sonata, Op. 40, Mvt. 1 (Shostakovich)