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
Come Thou Fount: Eight American Hymns and Spirituals
How Firm a Foundation, Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing, Spiritual, Simple Gifts, There is a Fountain, Be Thou My Vision, Holy Manna and Shall We Gather at the River. (For Violin or Viola: To 3rd position, some double stops. For Cello: Basic thumb position, tenor clef, some double stops.) Includes piano accompaniment.
Title: Come Thou Fount: Eight American Hymns and Spirituals, Published by Latham Music, Item numbers: VA20, VC55, VN19