The best-selling series that helps you recreate the colourful world of folk fiddle music through authentic arrangements for flexible strings.
All the sensual sophistication and enduring elegance of Viennese string music, from sparkling miniatures to Viennese café music. Waltzes, polkas and melodies from operettas including The Beautiful Blue Danube and The Emperor Waltz.
Andantino from The Gypsy Baron (Strauss II);
Clear the Tracks! (Strauss);
Light Cavalry (Suppe);
Philomel Waltz (Strauss);
Roses from the South (Strauss II);
Russian March (Strauss II);
Tales of the Vienna Woods (Strauss II);
The Beautiful Blue Danube (Strauss);
The Emperor Waltz (Strauss II);
The Schonbrunn Palace (Lanner);
Two Waltzes from Gold and Silver (Lehar).
Title: The Viennese Fiddler, Edited by Edward Huws Jones, Published by Boosey and Hawkes
Concert Pieces for Teaching Beginning Strings. This is a wonderful collection of familiar folk melodies, memorable classical themes, and highly original tunes accompanied by a play-along CD in each book. This is a progressive book where each tune demonstrates a particular pedagogical challenge that helps the young musician become more aware of the goals in playing a bowed-string instrument. Emphasis is placed on the most fundamental ideals of teaching beginning strings: tone, intonation and bow control.
Title: String Town Tunes, By Gazda, Doris, Published by Carl Fischer