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Essential Technique for Strings (Original Series)


By Michael Allen

Cello. Essential Elements. Instruction. Softcover. 48 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.868006).

Item Number: HL.868006

ISBN 9780793571482. 9x12 inches. Michael Allen, Robert Gillespie and Pamela Tellejohn Hayes.

Original series (green cover)

Essential Technique for Strings is a book of studies to help the intermediate player develop the skills necessary for playing in an orchestra. Its flexible sequence allows you to choose pages from the three major sections: higher positions and shifting, keys and scales, and bowings and special techniques.

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  • 5

    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • August 18, 2007 Good basics

    This book gives good exercises for introducing new techniques, but that's all. It gets boring, but I found it more useful than spending hours learning 1 etude. Also very easy to understand, visually easy to read, and has alot of information so fingering and positions are not so confusing...


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