In the realm of violin music, Pablo de Sarasate's compositions revealed Romantic Spain to much of the world and were inspirations for many other composers in the same vein. Eric Wen's compilation "The Spanish Album" is a great representative survey of this trend. His foreword provides a lively and informative background for the pieces and composers in the book.
Dirt Simple Fiddle will teach you the basics of
the instrument to get you playing tunes in no time! This book covers
technique, reading, fiddle bowings and ornaments. Included are simple
tunes such as Angline the Baker, Arkansas Traveler, Battle of New
Orleans, Billy the Lowground, Boil the Cabbage Down, Cripple Creek,
Devil's Dream, Liberty, Liza Jane, and more. The book comes with
Play 8 Taylor Swift favorites with authentic CD tracks!
The Violin Play-Along Series will help you play your favorite songs
quickly and easily. Just follow the music, listen to the CD to hear how
the violin should sound, and then play along using the separate backing
tracks. With the melody and lyrics included in the book, you may also
choose to sing along. Chord symbols are provided should you wish to
elaborate on the melody. The audio CD is playable on any CD player, and
also enhanced so Mac & PC users can adjust the recordings to any
tempo without changing pitch!
Contents: Back to December I Knew You Were Trouble Mean Our Song Red Stay Stay Stay 22 White Horse
This modern work explores extremes of rhythmic and visceral intensity without reference
to the expected contours of tension and release often central to musical
narrative. Percussion includes: Glockenspiel, Vibraphone (with motor),
Chimes, and Thunder Sheet.
Condition Note: This item has a slightly bent corner, but is otherwise in new condition.
Reger remarked that his opus 107 was originally "for clarinet,
but that it can also be played by violin and piano." He wrote the violin
part himself, adjusting it to suit the needs of the violin. Now
available in Urtext editions for violin.