Jazz Songs for the Student Violinist

Paperback Book/CD

Paperback Book/CD






Product Code: JSSV
Author: Joanne Keefe & Kevin M. Mitchell
Publisher SKU: JSSV
Instrumentation: Violin

The perfect violin supplement book to spice up your recitals while exposing your students to jazz!

  • Includes standards such as “Ain’t Misbehavin,’” jazz classics such as Horace Silver’s “Song for My Father,” and “Orange Colored Sky,” which Nat King Cole made famous.
  • Violin instruction for each song is pedagogically compatible with popular classical violin methods.
  • At least one piece for each 1–5 level, including two duets - and there’s even a jazzy Christmas medley.
  • Note-for-note piano accompaniment and score written out for each song.
  • Audio recording by master violinist and jazz recording star Jeremy Cohen (of Quartet San Francisco fame) performing each piece to piano accompaniment.
  • Piano accompaniment-only tracks also included for students to practice to.
  • Simple, easy to understand introduction to improvisation section allows students to explore basic jazz concepts - invaluable!

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