Violinworks Book 1 written by tutor Ros Stephen just published

8 Sep 2016

Violinworks book 1  published by Oxford University Press, is a comprehensive violin method for older beginners and improvers. The book contains a wide selection of repertoire (classical, folk, world and jazz), plus exercises and studies to develop technique, musical awareness and creativity, and detailed descriptions and photos to demonstrate playing positions. The accompanying CD includes performance tracks with piano, string quartet, or band backings, plus aural exercises and PDF piano accompaniments.

Violinworks book 2 will be published in December.

Here’s a link to the OUP page where you’ll find more info:–cd-9780193402676?cc=gb&lang=en&

There’s also a companion website with backing tracks, further information and demonstration videos for many of the pieces and exercises in the books:

If you know of any teachers, students or aspiring fiddle players who might be interested in the book let them know!