The purpose of this book is to offer fiddlers direct access to the gems of the genre. Composers represented in this volume span a three hundred year period including works by: Patrick MacDonald, Adam Craig, Capt. Charles Duff, Simon Fraser, Robert and Joseph Lowe, Robert MacIntosh, William Marshall, and J. Scott Skinner. Ms. Rideout's original compositions are also included. The tunes are listed in order by key signature to enable the fiddler to put sets together for performance, competition or session playing. This book contains extra marches and strathspeys unique to Scottish fiddling. The end of the book is dedicated to solo numbers consisting of piobaireachd (pibroch) and slow airs. The Scottish Fiddle Encyclopedia is an essential tune book for musicians interested in developing a deeper appreciation for genuine traditional Scottish fiddle music.
Title: Scottish Fiddle Encyclopedia, Edited by Bonnie Rideout, Published by Mel Bay Publications, Item number: 99268
Play 8 Fiddle Favorites with Sound-alike CD Tracks.
Hal Leonard's Violin Play-Along series includes a CD with performance and backing tracks to learn all of your favorite songs
quickly and easily. The CD is playable on any CD player, and
also enhanced so Mac & PC users can adjust the recording to any
tempo without changing pitch!
Contents: Black Mountain Rag Buffalo Gals (Won't You Come Out Tonight?)
Devil's Dream Liberty Little Birdie Long Journey Home Shady
Grove Snowflake Reel
Composed in the 1870s, Fauré's "Après un rêve" is a beautiful, rapturous
song, which captures Faure's romantic style. This arrangement by Wolfgang Birtel includes two versions, one at an intermediate level and one at a more advanced level.
Bärenreiter's scholarly-critical edition, the first ever of this
masterpiece, presents the work in two performing scores. It contains an
introduction on the history of the work reflecting Ravel's work and
rehearsals with violinist Hélène Jourdan-Morhange and cellist Maurice
Maréchal. Included in the appendix
are the original fingerings by the performers which are not found in the
first edition. They reflect how Ravel must have heard the work in
rehearsals and as such are a document of early 20th century performance
- First Urtext edition of this work - Two performing scores (format 25,5 x 32,5 cm) - Informative introduction to the genesis of the work (Ger/Eng/Fr) - Critical commentary with facsimiles and appendices
The Royal Conservatory of Music: Violin Orchestral Excerpts
This progressive collection of standard Violin Orchestral Excerpts
is an excellent resource for assessment or audition preparation. With
the inclusion of both symphonic and chamber orchestra passages, students
from Levels 7 through Associate Diploma gain exposure to some of the
most compelling Orchestral Excerpts written for violin in a variety of genres and styles.
Please Note: This is a Piano Accompaniment Disc Only. It is intended to be used as a practice and performance tool. The String Part for this piece must be purchased separately. Study CDs were developed in order to provide every musician, regardless of his or her level, with an exciting and dependable chamber music experience. Because practicing without an accompaniment leaves the instrumentalist unprepared for lessons and rehearsals, PLAY IT solves the musical puzzle in the practice room, creating a dynamic, fun practice session. With up to 4 different tempi, PLAY IT is as effective as a metronome, and more pleasant to hear. Correct rhythm, steady tempi, a just-tuned grand piano: PLAY IT offers you a highly professional practice situation.
Title: Concertino in E Minor, Op. 4 for Violin, By Beer, Leopold J., Published by Famiro, Item number: FMP10144
Lennon & McCartney Favorites Instrumental Play-Along
Excellent solo arrangements of 12 hits, complete with CD accompaniment!
All You Need Is Love
A Hard Day's Night
Here, There And Everywhere
I Want To Hold Your Hand
Let It Be
Love Me Do
She Loves You
When I'm Sixty-Four
Explore the world of jazz violin with one of America's finest jazz and swing violinists, Jeremy Cohen. With this book/CD pack, violinists can: practice soloing and improvising along with a recorded Hot-Club-style band; learn melodies and solos to 16 great jazz standards; build strength, stamina, focus, and improvising skills by jamming with the band. Includes two audio CDs with variable-speed practice tracks and full-band accompaniment.
After You've Gone
Baby Won't You Please Come Home
My Melancholy Baby
Shiek of Araby
Some of These Days
St Louis Blues
Swing in Minor
Swingin Like 42
The Japanese Sandman
The World is Waiting for the Sunrise
Title: Swing, Jazz Violin with Hot-Club Rhythm, Edited by Jeremy Cohen and Dix Bruce, Published by Hal Leonard, Item number: 00331947
Matt Glaser developed this dynamic, interactive course specifically for early-intermediate fiddlers who want to start improvising in traditional swing and jazz styles. His lesson is filled with technical tips, theory and fascinating information on all aspects of swing/jazz music, as well as break-downs and analyses of important violin solos by Claude 'Fiddler' Williams and Stephane Grappelli. Includes music. 80 minutes.
Title: Swingin' Jazz Violin DVD, By Glaser, Matt, Published by Homespun Video, Item number: 00641880
Among the fourteen songs included in this collection are "Star Wars" (Main Theme), "The Imperial March"(Darth Vader's theme), and "May the Force Be With You." No piano accompaniment. Intermediate level.
Title: Music from The Star Wars Trilogy, By Williams, John, Published by Alfred Publishing Co., Inc., Item number: 0066B