Book 1: This monumental work is the most comprehensive and thorough treatise dealing with practically everything that is of concern to the violinist. With a new translation, new engraving and typesetting, it is now even more accessible. Flesch's magnum opus remains the most significant and trailblazing work ever written for violinists and teachers. The second volume, subtitled "Artistic Realization And Interpretation" was five years in the making. It includes over 200 pages of text and musical examples including a special teaching supplement that examines some famous works phrase by phrase. To be read on its own or in addition to volume one.
Title: The Art of Violin Playing, By Flesch, Carl, Published by Carl Fischer
15 solos arranged specifically for violin with an accompaniment CD. Includes: Air on the G String ; Eine Kleine Nachtmusik ; The Happy Farmer ; Morning ; Ode to Joy ; Pachelbel Canon ; Pavane ; Rondeau ; Waltz of the Flowers ; and more.
02500743-Cherry Lane Music. Sheet Music with CD Accompaniment. 15 Most Popular Classical Melodies (Violin).
Title: 15 Most Popular Classical Melodies (Violin), Edited by Michael Whalen, Published by Cherry Lane Music, Item number: 02500743
(arr. Balent). A true treasure trove of solos for orchestral instruments! These titles have gained the special recognition of being selected for state and/or festival lists. The violin is provided with two volumes of solos progressively arranged to challenge the student as he or she develops as a player. Selected and compiled by Andrew Balent, all the pieces included in these books are contained on one or more state contest lists and many have been difficult to obtain. Piano accompaniments for all the solos in each volume are provided in a separate book.
O5483 - Vol. 1 (contains: Pugnani - Allegro Entusiastico, Lemare/Kreisler - Andantino, Bach - Arioso from "Cantata No. 156," Corelli - Introduzione e Giga da Camera, Tchaikovsky - None But the Lonely Heart, Severn - Polish Dance, and more).
O5584 - Vol. 2 (contains: Dancla - Air Varié on a Theme by Mercadante, Monti - Czardas, David - Etude, Corelli - La Folia, J. Strauss - On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Ries - Perpetuum Mobile, Op. 34, No. 5, and more).
Title: Festival Performance Solos for Violin, Published by Carl Fischer
Learn at your own pace and open the door to the world of violin music with this beginner's book/CD/DVD instruction pack!
Play Today! is the ULTIMATE self-teaching method, designed to offer quality instruction and terrific songs. All you have to do is follow along with the tips, lessons and music provided as you listen to the CD or watch the DVD. The book includes 70 great songs with a professional quality CD. The DVD features on-screen violin notation so you can play all the music examples.
Sound Innovations: Sound Development for Advanced String Orchestra
continues the emphasis on playing with a characteristic, beautiful
sound, but also focuses on 3-octave scales, particularly scales that
students will need for regional auditions and all-states. Advanced
technical skills are presented in four levels, consistent with the
revolutionary Sound Innovations structure:
Level 1: Sound Tone Level 2: Sound Bowing Level 3: Sound Shifting Level 4: Sound Scales and Arpeggios
The levels can be used in the order that is best for your students, as
individual warm-ups, or as structured units. The perfect book to follow Sound Development for Intermediate String Orchestra,
or for any advanced student or string ensemble, your students will
further refine the proper use of the bow, bow strokes, shifting, and