This visionary 430-page book has 575 photographs, 325 illustrations, and describes more than 200 sensational games in 24 joyful chapters of musical concepts and teaching techniques for music theory and reading. This book keeps any teacher brimming with ideas. (430 pp. paperback)
Just reprinted, this classic book is still as fresh and applicable now as ever. With plain language and a common sense approach, Ms. Green discusses the challenge of teaching mutiple stringed instruments in one classroom and achieving consistent results across all. This new edition includes updated photographs and illustrations, and a tribute to the late Elizabeth A. H. Green by Daniel Long. 1999 printing.
The only english translation Superior Bowing Technique is the definitive treatise on all aspects of bow technique for the violin. Lucien Capet's concepts of bowing technique are completely revealed in this comprehensive volume. Along with the instructive text he has included exercises, studies and excerpts from the standard repertoire to clearly demonstrate the acquisition of Superior Bowing Technique.
Written by Lucien Capet, translated from French to English by Margaret Schmidt and edited by Stephen Shipps, the book is 187 pages in length.
This new Books & DVDs builds on the experience and knowledge of these two well known expert teachers as they share their 50 years of successful recruiting techniques with you. This is a step by step practical guide to successful recruiting in the schools - designed to help other teachers in creating or expanding their own school string program. Bonus section works in your computer Books & DVDs player, lets you print checklists and sample letters! 2 hrs. Features: The steps to successful recruiting. Live recruiting demonstrations. How to schedule your demonstrations forthe best success. What to do before and after them. Proven ideas for pre-beginner recruitment. Checklists and sample letters for all aspects of recruiting. The World's Worst Recruiting Demonstrations - What Not to do! Bob Phillips - Well know clinician, conductor and author of Fiddlers Philharmonic, String Explorer, and more, has taught for over 28 years in the public schools. With his wife, Pam, he also founded the internationally acclaimed Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic. Bob Gillespie - Professor of Music at Ohio State University, conductor andauthor of many works including Essential Elements for Strings, he is currently National President of the American String Teachers Association. (ASTA)