This collection contains 16 traditional fiddling tunes from across North America. They are arranged in a theme and variation format, typical of American fiddling. The authentic fiddling style harmonies are written so that various combinations from solo instrument with piano to duets and trios to full string quartet/orchestra are possible. Includes melody (solo),harmony and piano accompaniment. American Fiddle Tunes for Solo and Ensemble books are written as ensemble books, so they can be played as solo books with piano accompaniment or together as ensemble.
Title: American Fiddle Tunes for Solo and Ensemble, Edited by Craig Duncan, Published by Mel Bay Publications
A standards-based, comprehensive string method by Denise
Odegaard, a nationally recognized string educator.Students start with a fingers down approach and lift fingers to
reach the open string.A play-along CD
Fourteen sacred Christmas solos with fully orchestrated CD accompaniment! The string arrangements are completely compatible with each other and may be played together or as solos. Each book contains a carefully edited part that is appropriate for the Level 2-3 player, as well as a fully orchestrated accompaniment CD. The CD includes a DEMO track of each song, which features a live instrumental performance, followed by a PLAY-ALONG track. Piano accompaniment included.
Angels We Have Heard on High
Away in a Manger (Medley)
Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus
Go, Tell It on the Mountain
We Three Kings
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Joy to the World
O Come All Ye Faithful
O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
O Little Town of Bethlehem
The First Noel
What Child Is This.
Composed in 1896, while MacDowell was in Boston, Woodland Sketches is
among the best known of the American composer's piano works. The famous
first piece from opus 51, "To a Wild a Rose," has been adapted here for viola with piano
Featuring pop and rock hits from some of today's leading bands, including Green Day, Lady Antebellum, Katy Perry, and more. Each book contains a carefully edited part that is appropriate for the Level 2-3 player. The CD includes a DEMO track of each song, which features a live instrumental performance, followed by a PLAY-ALONG track. Titles: 21 Guns * Animal * Boulevard of Broken Dreams * Firework * Grenade * Haven't Met You Yet * In My Head * Just the Way You Are * Need You Now * Rhythm of Love * Smile
This piece for unaccompanied viola solo transforms the gentle arches of Bach's theme into slowly soaring arpeggi of almost unending phrase lengths. Originally written for cello, it was premiered by Yo-Yo Ma in Boston in 1997 in memory of Robert Goldberg. This version for viola is edited by Melia Watras.
Title: Fancy on a Bach Air for Viola, By Corigliano, John, Published by G. Schirmer, Inc., Item number: 50486362
The Stream Flows for Solo Viola by Bright Sheng. This work is based on a well-known Chinese folk song from the southern part of China. It was commissioned by the violist Marlow Fisher and first performed in 1991 by Li Kuo Chang. Advanced.
Suzuki Viola School MIDI Disk Accompaniments/CD-ROM
MIDI and CD-ROM Piano Accompaniments to the Suzuki Viola School. Piano accompaniments recorded by Linda Perry. CD-ROM also contains audio recordings by William Preucil that can be played in your CD player.
Standard MIDI File Type O
Compatible with both Windows and Macintosh computers
Compatible with General MIDI instruments, including digital pianos and portable keyboards
Includes Home Concert Xtreme SE from Time Warp Technologies