Ragtimes for Two Violins by Benedikt Brydern. For Violin. Saddle-stitched, Duets. Ragtime. Beginning-Intermediate. Book. 36 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20386).
ISBN 9780786668977. Ragtime. 8.5 x 11 inches.
This volume contains a delightful collection of 16 well-known Ragtimes by Scott Joplin (Country Club, Easy Winners, Elite Syncopations, Pineapple Rag), James Scott and original compositions by violinist/composer Benedikt Brydern; arranged for 2 violins (intermediate-level) in progressive order. It teaches syncopated rhythms, accompaniment and double-stops in an entertaining way. All arrangements are suitable for student recitals or could be used as effective encores.