In the preface to Book 1, Franz Wohlfahrt promises that Ifpractised carefully and intelligently, [these studies] will serve as a solidfoundation for the technique of any player ambitious to become an artist.” He is right. The Op. 45 studies have been essentials in the libraries of many greatteachers for years. Studies addressstring crossing, bow-strokes, shifting and finger-patterns.
The Schirmer edition of this work is editedby Gaston Blay.
Difficulty: Intermediate(ASTA grade 3)
Note: This item is Book 2 only. Studies1 through 30 can be found in Book 1 orone of the Complete versions.