Scales for Advanced Violinists
String - Violin Studies or Collection; Suzuki. Technique. Instructional book. With fingerings and progress chart. 36 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.8010X).
Item Number: AP.8010X
ISBN 0769296033. 9x12 inches.
Scales for Advanced Violinists is a technical source book for violinists compiled and edited by Barbara Barber. This 27-page book presents practice suggestions and ideas to take the monotony away from scale practice and to develop and improve evenness, clarity, agility, speed, and intonation. The circle of 5ths is presented with 1st position finger patterns. Scales and arpeggios are written out with rhythmic variations and different combinations of bowings. Octaves, thirds, sixths, fingered octaves, and tenths---as well as harmonics, broken thirds, and chromatic scales are also presented with practice suggestions. This is an excellent guide for advanced students and teachers.