Many violin method books feature¬†small print, which makes it difficult for young children to read. With the ability to teach this course in a private or group/classroom setting, Violinkids¬ģ offers a complete curriculum that covers virtually every aspect of beginning through intermediate violinists.
With emphasis on building strong note-reading and technical skills, rhythmic understanding and quality musical experiences, Violinkids¬ģ is quickly becoming the premier violin method for young children.
Violinkids¬ģ follows the same¬†principles as Pianokids¬ģ, featuring¬†fun pieces with child-friendly lyrics, familiar nursery rhymes, folksongs and minimal illustrations. As with all One Eye Publications method books, Violinkids¬ģ has spiral binding, allowing¬†books to easily sit on a¬†music stand.¬†
Violinkids¬ģ keeps the focus of each page in the series is on¬†what’s important: the music
Violinkids¬ģ Lesson Book 1 provides beginning students a well-rounded course of study by introducing¬†the open D, A and E strings in 1st position, one at a time to build a strong note-reading foundation from the start. Additional focus is also spent on establishing strong¬†rhythmic development¬†and learning proper bowing technique. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†
Violinkids¬ģ Activity Book 1¬†compliments Lesson Book 1 with pages that co-relate with theory and ear-training activities specifically formatted to be appealing to young children.¬†
In Lesson Book 2 the remainder 1st position notes are introduced and attention is focused on reinforcing concepts, rhythms and notes learned previously in Lesson Book 1.¬†
Violinkids¬ģ Activity Book 2¬†is structured¬†to build further confidence in music reading skills and continues to¬†solidify the relationship between written theory and playing. Children¬†will enjoy the drawing and coloring activities, while developing the fundamentals of violin theory at the same time.¬†
¬†NEW FOR SUMMER/FALL 2014:¬†Violinkids¬ģ Folk Song Ensemble Book 1 and Christmas Ensemble Book 1. ¬†
Suitable for beginning¬†students using Violinkids¬ģ Level 1.
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