Adagio Quasi Fantasia, K. 396 for Violin and Piano
Adagio Quasi Fantasia in C Minor, K. 396 for Violin and Piano by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. This work was left unfinished at the time of Mozart's death in 1791 and was completed by a close friend of the Mozart family, Abbe Maximilian Stadler. This highly ornamental work is in the style of an improvised fantasia.
A concert piece for violin and piano that Martinu composed at the request of Fritz Kreisler. It is full of virtuosic passages and poignant melodies. The edition consists of the original version for violin and piano, revised by Ivan Straus.
From the author of the popular ABCs of Strings method, Janice Tucker Rhoda's Complete Technique for Violin suits the advanced beginner to upper level student wishing to learn or improve their left-hand and right bow-arm skills. Starting in first position, and proceeding carefully through the higher positions, this method book uses short studies to demonstrate specific technical ideas.
There is no shortage of books on how to play the violin, but the aim of
Robert Gerle, one of America's most distinguished teachers and soloists,
is specifically to suggest ways of planning a violin student's
practice. The hints given by the author will in many cases be useful for
all string players, particularly on sight-reading and memorizing. Paperback text: 110 pages.
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