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Violin Globetrotters - 12 pieces in styles from around the world (Book/CD)

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Includes enhanced CD.

* 12 fun pieces in styles from around the world
* Suitable for young violinists everywhere
* Range of styles including bossa nova, klezmer, blues, Cajun, Greek, and West African
* Fascinating background information and tailored warm-ups for every piece
* Includes violin accompaniments for a teacher or more experienced pupil and piano accompaniments with guitar chords
* CD with performances and backings for every piece, recorded by renowned world-music performers

Violin Globetrotters brings together 12 toe-tapping original tunes in styles from around the world - from Arabic to Chinese and from klezmer to the Argentinian tango - for the budding violinist. This unique book presents a kaleidoscope of musical traditions, with supporting background information and backing tracks that capture each sound-world. To help with technique and interpretation, every piece includes tailored warm-ups and stylistic tips from the author. With options for violin or piano accompaniment, and an inspirational CD, Violin Globetrotters is the ultimate resource for aspiring violinists looking to go travellin' ...

for Violin Solo (+ backing tracks) or Violin and Piano.

Piano accompaniments are available to print, from PDF files contained on the CD.


  • 01. Dublin Time
  • 02. Stoppin' off in Louisiana
  • 03. Relaxing in Rio
  • 04. Dancing in Odessa
  • 05. Shanghai Rickshaw Ride
  • 06. Acropolis Dance
  • 07. Tango in San Telmo
  • 08. Iguazu Rapids
  • 09. Cairo Cradle Song
  • 10. 'Hole in my Shoe Blues'
  • 11. Bulgarian Gallop
  • 12. African Jamboree
Syllabus info
Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music: Bowed Strings Syllabus 2016-2019   (until Dec 2019)  

Violin - grade 3 ( 07. Tango in San Telmo )
Violin - grade 3 ( 12. African Jamboree )
Cat No. OUP336944
Supplier Code 9780193369443
Price £11.95
ComposerRos Stephen
CategoriesViolin Solo
Violin & Piano
Violin + CD
PublisherOUP - Oxford University Press
Difficulty levelBeginner, 1 - 3
ISBN 978-0-19-336944-3
ISBN-10 0-19-336944-3
EAN-13 9780193369443
Weight 156 grams
Published 23rd September 2010
Availability 1 in stock