Baroque Violin Pieces, Book 1 edited by R. Jones. For Violin, Piano. Violin & Piano Albums. Grades 2-3. Collection. Published by ABRSM (Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music) (PE.9781854728289).
A varied selection of attractive pieces which provide an excellent introduction to the repertoire. The performance notes on each piece include guidance on ornaments and rhythmic interpretation, an invaluable tool in teaching baroque style and technique. A separate violin part fully edited with bowings, dynamics and articulation marks for stylish performance on a modern violin is inlcuded. With pieces by all the major composers and violin virtuosi of the day. Each book also contains notes on the composers and sources.