Ros Stephen

Violinworks 1

A comprehensive method for the older beginner

for: Violin

Music lesson book, playback-CD

Item no.663375
Author/ComposerRos Stephen
Levelvery easy
Scope112 pages; 23 × 31 cm
Release year2016
Publisher/ProducerOxford University Press
Producer No.9780193402676
26.50 €
Delivery time: 2–3 working days (Germany )
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Violinworks, in two volumes, is a comprehensive method for older beginners and improvers, taking students from the first steps to around Grade 3 standard. The accompanying CD in each book includes performance tracks, with piano, string quartet, or band backings, plus aural exercises and downloadable PDFs of piano accompaniments. Published in two volumes, Violinworks is a comprehensive Violin method created specially for older beginners and improvers.

Book 1 carefully guides beginners from the very first steps to around ABRSM Grade 1 standard, and book 2 continues up to ABRSM Grade 3 standard. Violinworks approach is well-suited to self-taught violinists as well as those who have teachers. This method emphasizes the importance of good habits from day one, of using your ear and of always aiming for the best sound.Each volume contains a wide selection of repertoire, plus detailed descriptions and photographs to illustrate correctplaying positions.

The accompanying CD includes performance tracks, with Piano, String Quartet, or Band backings, plus aural exercises and downloadable PDFs of the Piano accompaniments.There are supporting video clips and additional resources on a dedicated website, making Violinworks a complete resource for anyone learning or returning to the Violin.