Books I've Used With My Violin/ Fiddle Students

Method Books

Learn to Play a Stringed Instrument-Violin Book One; Ralph Matesky; Alfred Music Co.
A Tune A Day-Violin Book One (or Two); C. Paul Herfurth; Boston Music Company

Scale/Etude/Position Books

Scales in First Position; Harvey Whistler; Rubank, Inc.(#185)
Introducing the Positions; Harvey Whistler; Rubank, Inc (#115)
First Etude Album for Violin; Harvey Whistler; Rubank, Inc (#163)

Duet Books

Beautiful Music for Two String Instruments-Two Violins (Bk 1-4); Samuel Appelbaum; Belwin Mills Publ.
Easy Baroque Duets for Violin; Betty Barlow, Summy Birchard, Inc,
Student Violinist's Book of Rounds; Marilyn Worth; Mel Bay Publ., MB95470
Tunes for Two:Easy Duets for Violins; Christopher Tambling, Mel Bay Publ., mb95860

Fiddle Books

The Fiddler's Fakebook; David Brody; Oak Publ.
The Irish Fiddle Book: The Art of Traditional Fiddle-Playing ; Matt Cranitch; Music Sales America
O'Neill's Music of Ireland: Over 1,000 Fiddle Tunes ; Miles Krassen; Music Sales America
The Cajun Fiddle; Mel Bay Publ., MB 95458BCD
Kidfiddle; Jerry Silverman; Mel Bay Publ. mb 94386

Other Miscellaneous, but Recommended Books

Making Music for the Joy of It:Enhancing Creativity, Skills & Musical Confidence; Stephanie Judy; Tarcher /Putnam Publ.; ISBN# 0-87477-593-0
Conquering Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Sharon Butler; New Harbinger Publ.; ISBN # 1-57224-039-3
You Are Your Instrument; Julie Lyonn Lieberman; Huiksi Music Publ.; ISBN #1-879730-20-0

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