Violin - Intermediate-Advanced
Composed by Mary Ann Harbar Willis. Squareback saddle stitch, Alternative Styles, Gypsy, Solos, Duets & Ensembles, Fiddle, Solos. Style. Book and online audio. 132 pages. Mel Bay Publications, Inc #95538M. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.95538M).
ISBN 9780786690398. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
This book contains practice tips, a helpful glossary, a short essay on the Gypsy touch and a fine assortment of approximately 50 annotated traditional Gypsy tunes from Russia, Romania, Hungary, and Bessarabia. Based on many years of research, travel, and participation in slavas or Gypsy jam sessions, this long-anticipated book makes a significant and colorful contribution to the violin repertoire while providing a thorough grounding in the characteristic elements of the passionate Gypsy style. Includes access to online audio containing every song in the book at performance tempo with violin accompaniment. Intermediate to advanced.