Archives For music
Repertoire for Students
- What violin repertoire are suitable for students?
- What is a violin etude?
Violin Concertos for Intermediate Students
Learn about some of the often neglected student-level concertos that are so beautiful and full of pedagogic value. Explore the works of Rieding, Seitz, Sitt, Portnoff, and Accolay.
Violin Concertos for Pre-Advanced Students
Learn about the violin concertos suitable for pre-advanced students. Explore the works of Viotti, Rode, de Bériot, and Kabalevsky.
A Guide to Violin Etudes and Studies
Explore the technical works of Wohlfahrt, Mazas, Kreutzer, and Rode. Understand how violin etudes and studies benefit the students.
Music for Violin
- What famous violin music pieces are out there?
Music for Two, Three, and Four Violins
Find out some of the chamber music that you can play when there are only violinists around.
The Great German Violin Concertos of the 19th Century
Explore the violin concertos of Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Brahms, and Bruch.
Famous Pieces for Violin and Orchestra With Descriptive Titles
Explore some of the works for violin and orchestra that carry descriptive titles and involve extra-musical narratives.
Most films have their composers put music to images far into post-production. These days, temp tracks are common right until the last possible moment. But such was Leone’s faith in his collaboration with Morricone, which had already spawned the hit ‘Dollars’ trilogy, he had him compose the key themes before filming – and played the music during the shoot in order to inspire his cast.
A new documentary film, entitled ‘Itzhak’, about the life of violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman, is set to be released in theaters next month.
Directed by filmmaker Alison Chernick, the film was recently presented the ‘Audience Award’ for Best Documentary Film at the 2018 Miami Jewish Film Festival – and the ‘Best of Fest’ accolade at the 2018 Palm Springs International Film Festival.