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

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Price £11.95

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* 12 fun pieces in styles from around the world
* Suitable for young cellists everywhere (3+ years' playing experience/grades 2-4)
* Range of styles including bossa nova, klezmer, blues, Cajun, Greek, and West African
* Fascinating background information and tailored warm-ups for every piece
* Includes cello 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

Cello Globetrotters brings together toe-tapping original tunes in styles from around the world - from Arabic to Chinese and from klezmer to the Argentinian tango - for the budding cellist.

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 cello or piano accompaniment, and an inspirational CD, Cello Globetrotters is the ultimate resource for aspiring cellists looking to go travellin'...

for Cello Solo (+ backing tracks) or Cello 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. Cairo Cradle Song
  • 07. Acropolis Dance
  • 08. Tango in San Telmo
  • 09. Iguazu Rapids
  • 10. 'Hole in my Shoe Blues'
  • 11. Transylvanian Stick Dance
  • 12. African Jamboree
Syllabus info
Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music: Bowed Strings Syllabus 2016-2019   (until Dec 2019)  

Cello - grade 1 ( 02. Stoppin' off in Louisiana )
Cello - grade 3 ( 10. 'Hole in my Shoe Blues' )
Cat No. OUP337004
Supplier Code 9780193370043
Price £11.95
ComposerRos Stephen
CategoriesCello Solo
Cello & Piano
PublisherOUP - Oxford University Press
Difficulty level2 - 4
ISBN 978-0-19-337004-3
ISBN-10 0-19-337004-2
EAN-13 9780193370043
Weight 156 grams
Published 9th June 2011
Availability 1 in stock