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    Bartolomeo Campagnoli - 7 Divertimenti, Op 18 - Violin - edited by Enrico Polo - Ricordi | 0132 110

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  • Givens, Shirley - Adventures in Violinland, Book 1A: "The Beginning" - Arioso Press Publication | 0141 123

    A major contribution to violin teaching. SO wonder

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    Leclair, Jean-Marie - Six Sonatas for Two Violins, Op 3 - edited by Wiard Rost - Heinrichshofen | 0540 106

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  • Vieuxtemps, Henri - Violin Concerto No 5 in A Minor, Op 37 - Violin and Piano - edited by Galamian - International Music Company | 1472 111

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    Prim Steel Violin String Set - 4/4 Size - Medium Gauge | 227S M

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  • Brahms, Johannes - Piano Quartet No 3 in c minor Op 60 Set of Parts for Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano - Arranged by Schumann - Peters Edition | 6055 106

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    Duncan, Craig - Easy Solos For Beginning Cello, Level 1 - for Cello with Piano Accompaniment - Mel Bay Publications | 7084 342

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    Carlsson® Swedish Bass Rosin | CSR

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  • Suzuki Duets for Violins | SB11

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  • Kolstein Ultra Cello Rosin | SK2U

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    Pirastro Obligato Viola String Set - 4/4 size | X896SM

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  • Cushy® Deluxe Carry-All™ Oblong Backpack Case Cover for Viola | 1520V

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  • Carlo Lamberti® Classic Violin - 4/4 size | LV14 44

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    Carlo Lamberti® Classic Violin - 4/4 size | LV14 44

    Great Violin

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