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Concert Pieces for Teaching Beginning Strings (Score & Teacher's Guide)

By James Pierpont

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Orchestra Contrabass, Viola, Violin, Violoncello
Concert Pieces for Teaching Beginning Strings (Score & Teacher's Guide). Composed by James Pierpont (1822-1893), Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Doris Gazda, and Anonymous. Arranged by Doris Gazda. SWS. Back To School. Book with download. With Standard notation. 74 pages. Carl Fischer #ASB1. Published by Carl Fischer (CF.ASB1).

Item Number: CF.ASB1

ISBN 9780825852633. 9 x 12 inches.

This is a wonderful collection that includes familiar folk songs, classical themes, seasonal carols and original tunes u 12 selections in all. The collection is progressively arranged, and each tune demonstrates and deals with a particular pedagogical challenge designed to guide the young musician toward the goal of mastering his or her string instrument. Emphasis is placed throughout on acquiring the best habits in the fundamentals of good string playing: proper tone, intonation and control of the bow.

  • Tune It Up! Tune It Down! Tune It All Around! 
  • Stomp! 
  • Slippery Slide 
  • Riding the Rails 
  • Moonlight on the Lake 
  • One, Two, Something New! 
  • Czech Folk Song 
  • Jingle Bells   Performed by James Pierpont
  • Casey's March 
  • Blizzard! 
  • Harmonized Melodies 
  • Harmonized Melodies (Black Forest Waltz) 
  • Harmonized Melodies (Rigadoon)  Performed by Henry Purcell
  • Christmas Songs 
  • Christmas Songs (Pat-A-Pan) 
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