The Third and Fifth Position String Builder is to be used after Book 3 of the Belwin String Builder. However, it may also be used as a continuation of any the standard string class methods. In this book, the violin, viola, cello, and bass play together. The book for each instrument, however, is a complete unit and may be used separately for class or individual instruction. In this book, the pupil is carefully taken step by step through the third and fifth positions. The pupil is taught to find ea...
These studies are grouped according to their main technical focus and presented in progressive order of difficulty within those chapters. Practice tips are offered with each study. Includes studies by Friedrich Dotzauer, Jean Louis Duport, August Kummer,Sebastian Lee, Louis Feuillard and more. -the publisher
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A collection of 54 etudes selected and adapted from the vocalises (vocal exercises) of Marco Bordogni. These unique etudes are an excellent way to develop ability at phrasing, breathing, the singing style and musicality in general, without having to dealextensively with complex technical issues.
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A collection of 200 sight reading examples in a variety of keys, meters and grade levels. Appropriate for intermediate to advanced level players. Designed to help sharpen sight reading skills by providing short examples similar in construction to those found at a typical "All-State" audition. Comb bound.
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This method focuses on important fundamental elements that can be found in Celtic, bluegrass, old-time, Texas, and jazz fiddling: 1) the shuffle, 2) the displaced shuffle, ) the Georgia shuffle, and 4) no-slur swing bowing. Fiddling for Classical Kids isappropriate for both orchestral classroom instruction and private studio use. Individual parts are available for violin, viola, and cello-bass. All parts are interchangeable (no transposing!). It is recommended that the instructional CD be bought ...
Will have any classically-trained cellist sounding like an authentic bluegrass or Celtic fiddler in no time. Includes CD with all 22 tunes played slow and fast! Music includes chords for accompaniment. Teaches various forms of shuffle bowing. Fiddling isall about the STYLE! P.S. I've used this book with my students and it works! (Lynne Latham, publisher).
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Providing useful reference and audition material for college-bound string players, the Protocol series was created by college/university music educators and includes the most frequently requested audition requirements from many universities. Already published for wind and brass players and now available for strings, Protocol will not only help build a string player's repertoire, but it also exposes students to the expectations of the audition process, creating a comfort level that allows for the ...
Based on the etudes by world-renowned pedagogue Roland Vamos, this collection of double-stop exercises fill a void in the literature of technical exercises for cellists. These etudes feature a systematic series of fixed double-stops that enables the player to practice and master every possible combination of finger patterns across two strings without shifting. Mr. Vamos says of the book, "The most important accomplishment is the development of a strong left hand... These exercises, when practiced...
Includes 5 substantial Studies using the cello's entire range. Significant use of thumb position, all three clefs employed, many scalar and arpeggiated passages as well as double stops. Highly difficult.
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Collection of drills by Mendelssohn's pricipal cellist. Not for the beginner. Focuses on specific areas of technique. Includes units on • Trill Studies • Arpeggio Studies • Scale Studies • Stduies for the Thumb (& 4th Finger)
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The method books of D.C. Dounis are universally acclaimed for their ability to improve technique and finger independence. Originally written for violin, they are now adapted for the cello by Javier Sinha. The principles of the Dounis method are explainedwith special focus on left-hand technique and finger independence. Progressive exercises, with instructions and suggestions, provide an opportunity for every cellist to vastly improve their technique. -the publisher
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Tuning Drone Melodies is a collection of music intended for use with a tuning drone (not included). Part One is for a single instrument playing with the drone while Part Two is for multiple instruments playing with the drone. -the publisher For a drone, we suggest using an electronic tuner, either alone or routed through a sound system or headphones. Another option is a software application developed specifically for this purpose. And finally, playing these against a friend who is practicing lo...