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Compendium Of Violin Playing

By Simon Fischer

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Basics (Compendium Of Violin Playing). For violin. Studies & Tutors. Technique. Instructional book. Instructional text, instructional photos and introductory text. 231 pages. Published by Edition Peters (PE.P07440).

With instructional text, instructional photos and introductory text. Technique. 9x12 inches.

300 exercises and practice routines grouped into 7 highly detailed sections: right arm and hand, tone production, key strokes, left hand, shifting, intonation and vibrato. Over 140 photographs.

  • Part A - Right Arm And Hand 
  • Part B - Tone Production 
  • Part C - Key Strokes 
  • Part D - Left Hand 
  • Part E - Shifting 
  • Part F - Intonation 
  • Part G - Vibrato 


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  • 5

    West Virginia
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  • August 18, 2012 Basics, Compendium of Violin Playing

    Nice reference. It has a lot of useful information to use. I have recommended this to my adult students. They also like it.

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  • 5

    Birmingham, AL
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  • March 10, 2008 A must-have among literature on violin playing

    Excellent resource that presents and concisely explains the necessary tools and methods for beginners and advanced players alike to improve their technique in every aspect of violin playing.

    33 of 66 people found this review helpful.
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    Sugarloaf Mountain, Maryland
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  • January 03, 2008 Excellent even for beginners

    I am only a few months into teaching myself the violin and the material is totally comprehensive. I am working my way through it steadily. It is dealng with all of my confusions, but clearly would be of use even to a professional, given the thorough treatment of every issue...


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  • 5

    Melbourne, Australia
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  • November 16, 2007 A MUST for any serious violinist

    This book is absolutely great. A fantastic resource to have... extremely helpful!

    32 of 61 people found this review helpful.
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  • 5

    Moose Jaw Saskatchewan
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  • May 21, 2007 Excellent Information.

    Excellent book. As an adult violin student I appreciate all of the information included in this title. To get this information from my teacher would mean many many hours of conversation.

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