Gypsy violinPrinted Music - 1997
This book contains practice tips, a helpful glossary, ashort essay on the Gypsy touch and a fine assortment ofapproximately 50 annotated traditional Gypsy tunes fromRussia, Romania, Hungary, and Bessarabia. Based on manyyears of research, travel, and participation in slavas or Gypsy jam sessions, this long-anticipated book makes a significant and colorful contribution to the violin repertoire while providing a thorough grounding in the characteristic elements of the passionate Gypsy style. The CD is a stereo recording of every song in the book at performance tempo with violin accompaniment. Intermediate to advanced
Publisher: Pacific, MO : Mel Bay Publications, c1997.
Branch Call Number: M 787.2162/GYPSY
Characteristics: 131 p. of music : ill., ports. ; 30 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Alternative Title: Mel Bay's Gypsy violin