Violin, piano - Grades 2-3
Edited by Richard Jones. Violin & Piano Albums. Baroque Violin Pieces (ABRSM). Collection. 64 pages. Published by ABRSM (Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music) (PE.9781854728289).
Item Number: PE.9781854728289
ISBN 1-85472-828-8. 9 x 12 inches.
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.