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BOOKS (listed alphabetically by author's last name):

*denotes vintage or antique book

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The American Violin. AFVBM Foundation, 2016.

*Anderson, Keith. The ABC of Classical Music: The Great Composers and Their Works. Cherry Hill, NJ: Naxos of America, 2001.

*Apel, Willi and Ralph T. Daniel. The Harvard Brief Dictionary of Music. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1973.

*Applebaum, Samuel and Sada. The Way They Play Book I. Neptune City, NJ: Paganiniana Publications Inc., 1972.

*Applebaum, Samuel and Sada. With The Artists. New York: John Markert & Co., 1955.

*Auer, Leopold. Violin Playing As I Teach It. New York, NY: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1921.

*Auer, Lepold. Violin Playing As I Teach It. New York, NY: Dover Publications, 1980.

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*Bachmann, Alberto. An Encyclopedia of the Violin. Boston, MA: Da Capo Press, 1966.

*Barlow, Harold and Sam Morgenster. A Dictionary of Musical Themes. New York, NY: Crown Publishers, 1973.

Bodecker, N.M. The Lost String Quartet. New York, NY: Atheneum, 1981.

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*Casals, Pablo, as told to Albert E Kahn.  Joys and Sorrows.  New York, NY: Simon and Schuster, 1974.

*Common, Alfred F. How To Repair Violins and Other Musical Instruments. London: William Reeves Bookseller Ltd.

Cooper, Albert W. Benjamin Banks: The Salisbury Violin Maker 1727-1795.Southhampton: Paul Cave Publications, 1989.

*Cramer, Edward W. The Basis of Artistry In Violin Playing. Dallas, TX: Southwest Printing Co., 1936.

*Cross, Milton and David Ewen. The Milton Cross New Encyclopedia of the Great Composers and Their Music. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co., 1969.

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*Easton, Carol. Jacqueline du Pre. New York NY: Summit Books, 1989

Elias, Gerald. Danse Macabre. New York, NY: Minotaur, 2010.

Elias, Gerald. Death and Transfiguration. New York, NY: Minotaur, 2012.

Elias, Gerald. Death and the Maiden. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press, 2011.

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Faber, Tony. Stradivari's Genius. New York, NY: Random House, 2004.

Fairfield, J.H. Known Violin Makers 7th ed. Richmond, VA: Virtuoso Publications, 2006.

*Farga, Franz. Violins & Violinists. London: Rockliff Publishing Corp. Ltd., 1955.

*Farga, Franz. Violins & Violinists. London: Rockliff Publishing Corp. Ltd., 1969.

*Fischer, Carl. Music: Methods: Studies for the Violin and Other Stringed Instruments Including All Forms of Ensemble Music. New York, NY: Carl Fischer, 1927. (pamphlet)

*Fischer, Carl. Music: Methods: Studies for the Violin and Other Stringed Instruments Including All Forms of Ensemble Music. New York, NY: Carl Fischer, 1931. (pamphlet)

Fischer, Simon. Basics. London: Peters, 1997.

Fischer, Simon. Practice: 250 Step-by-Step Practice Methods for the Violin. London: Peters, 2004.

*Flesch, Carl. The Art of Violin Playing Book I: Technique In General, Applied Technique. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music Co, 1939.

*Flesch, Carl. The Art of Violin Playing Book II: Artistic Realization and Instruction. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music Co., 1930.

Flesch, Carl. The Art of Violin Playing: Book One. New York, NY: Fischer, 2000.

Francais, Jacques. The Dr. Herbert Axelrod Stradivari Strings Quartet. Neptune City, NJ: Paganiniana Publications, 1985.

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*Galamian, Ivan. Principles of Violin Playing & Teach. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall Inc., 1962.

Galamian, Ivan. Principles of Violin Playing. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1985.

*Gammond, Peter. Classical Composers. Avenel, NJ: Crescent Books, 1994.

*Gerou, Tom and Lind Lusk. Essential Dictionary of Music Notation. Los Angeles, CA: Alfred Publishing Co. Inc., 1996.

*Gilder, Eric. The Dictionary of Composers and Their Music. New York, NY: Wings Books, 1993.

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*Havas, Kato. Stage Fright: Its Causes and Cures, With Special Reference to Violin Playing. London, UK: Bosworth & Co. Ltd, 1973

*Heron-Allen, Ed. Violin-Making As It Was, And Is. London: Ward Lock Limited, 1991. (reprint)

Hershey, John. Antonietta . New York, NY: Random House, 1991.

Hill, William Henry, Arthur F. Hill and Alfred E. Hill. The Violin-Makers of the Guarneri Family (1626-1762). New York, NY: Dover, 1963.

Hill, W. Henry, Arthur F. Hill and Alfred E. Hill. Antonio Stradivari: His Life and Work. New York, NY: Dover Publications, 1963.

*Hughes, Rosemary. The Great Composers Series: Haydn. New York, NY: Collier Books, 1963.

*Hunleth Music Co.. A Catalog of Music for the Violin, Violoncello and Viola with Ensemble Music. St. Louis, MO: Hunleth Music Co., ca. 1930. (pamphlet)

*Hutchings, Arthur. Mozart: The Man - The Music. Barn, The Netherlands: Phonogram International B.V., 1976.

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*Jameux, Dominique. Pierre Boulez. London, UK: Faber and Faber Limited, 1991

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*Kaufman, Louise, Annette Kaufman. A Fiddler's Tale: How Hollywood and Vivaldi Discovered Me. Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2003

Kempter, Susan. How Muscles Learn: Teaching the Violin with the Body in Mind. Van Nuys, CA: Alfred, 2003.

*Kramer, Lawrence. Why Classical Music Still Matters. Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press, 2007.

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*Lange, Arthur. Arranging For The Modern Dance Orchestra. New York, NY: Arthur Lange Inc., 1926.

Littrell, David and Laura Reed Racin, eds. Teaching Music Through Performance in Orchestra. Chicago, IL: GIA Publications, 2001.

*Lopez, Steve. The Soloist: A Lost Dream, An Unlikely Friendship, and the Redemptive Power of Music. New York, NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2008.

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*Magidof, Robert. Yehudi Menuhin: The Story of the Man and the Musician. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1955 

*Marchese, John. The Violin Maker: Finding A Centuries Old Tradition In A Brooklyn Workshop. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers, 2007.

Martin, Frederic H. Violin Mastery. New York, NY: Frederick A. Stokes Co., 1919.

McKean, James. Commonsense Instrument Care. San Anselmo, CA: String Letter Publishing, 1996.

McKean, James. Quattrocento. New York, NY: Random House, 2002.

Mersmann, Hans. Letters of Mozart. New York, NY: Dorset Press, 1986.

*Moore, Gerald. Am I Too Loud: A Musical Autobiography. New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, 1962

Musical Instruments: Voyages of Discovery. New York, NY: Scholastic Books, 1994.

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*Piatigorsky, Gregor. Cellist. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1965

Pinksterboer, Hugo. Tipbook: Cello. New York, NY: Hal Leonard, 2008.

Pinksterboer, Hugo. Tipbook: Violin and Viola. New York, NY: Hal Leonard, 2008.

Potter, Louis, Jr. The Art of Cello Playing. Miami, FL: Summy-Birchard, 1980.

*Primrose, William. William Primose: Memoirs of a Violist. Provo, UT: Brigham Young University Press, 1978

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*Randel, Don Michael. The New Harvard Dictionary of Music. Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University, 1986.

*Roth, Henry. Master Violinists In Performance. Neptune City, NJ: Paganiniana Publications Inc., 1982.

*Roth, Henry. Violin Virtuosos: From Paganini To the 21st Century. Los Angeles, CA: California Classics Books, 1997.

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Salzman, Mark. The Soloist. New York, NY: Random House, 1994.

Sand, Barbara Lourie. Teaching Genius: Dorothy DeLay and the Making of a Musician. Montclair, NJ: Amadeus Press, 2005.

Schoenbaum, David. The Violin: A Social History of the World’s Most Versatile Instrument.

*Scholz, Richard. The Technique of the Violin, Together With the Art of Musical Interpretation. New York, NY: Carl Fischer, Inc., 1900

Schuch, Steven. A Symphony of Whales. San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace, 1999.

*Schwarz, Boris. Great Masters of the Violin: From Corelli and Vivaldi to Stern, Zukerman and Perlman. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1983.

Scott, Heather, ed. Violin Owner’s Manual. New York, NY: W.W. Norton, 2001.

*Shirley, Paul. Right Hand Culture For Violin-Viola-and Cello Players. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music, 1917.

*Simon, Henry W. The Victor Book of The Opera. New York, NY: Simon and Schuster, 1976.

*Spalding, Albert. Rise to Follow. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company, 1943

*Starker, Janos, Jorge Sicre. The Roll Call of the Blessed Ones. Pittsburgh, PA: Dorrance Publishing Company, Inc., 1997 

Starr, William and Constance. To Learn with Love: A Companion for Suzuki Parents. Miami, FL: Summy-Birchard, 1983.

*Strobel, Henry A. Art & Method of the Violin Maker: Principles & Practices. Aumsville, OR: Henry A. Strobel, 1993.

Suchet, John and Tim Lihoreau. Composers’ Notes. London: Peters Edition, 2006.

Suzuki, Shinichi. Nurtured by Love: The Classic Approach to Talent Education. Miami, FL: Summy-Birchard, 1983.

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*Vaughan, Roger. Herbert von Karajan: A Biographical Portrait. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 1986

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*Wake, Harry S. A Luthier's Scrapbook. San Diego, CA: Harry S. Wake, 1970.

*Wake, Harry S. The Technique of Violin Making. San Diego, CA: Harry S. Wake, 1973.

*Ward, Edwin John. The Strad Facscimile: An Illustraded Guide To Violin Making. Maywood, CA: Vitali Import Co., 1992.

*Wechsberg, Joseph. The Glory of the Violin.  New York, NY: The Viking Press, 1973.

*Weir, Albert E. The Miniature Score Series: The Chamber Music of Mozart. Melville, NY: Belwin-Mills Publishing Corp., 1973.

*White, Jean. The Violin and How To Master It. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music, 1883.

Whitney, Quincy. American Luthier: Carleen Hutchins' The Art & Science of the Violin. Lebanon, NH: University Press of New England, 2016.

*Winn, Edith L. How To Prepare For Kreutzer. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music, 1917.

*Winn, Edith L. How To Study Fiorillo. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music, 1910.

*Winn, Edith L. How To Study Gavinies. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music, 1913.

*Winn, Edith L. Representative Violin Solos and How To Play Them, Book I. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music, 1911.

*Winn, Edith L. Violin Talks. New York, NY: Carl Fischer Music, 1905.

*Wood, Sir Henry. About Conducting. London: Sylvan Press, 1945.

*Woodcock, Cyril. Dictionary of Contemporary Violin and Bow Makers. Brighton, Sussex, England: Amati Publishing Ltd., 1965.

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CDs - (listed alphabetically by artist|group's name):

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Asuncion, Victor, Piano; Tobias Werner, Cello. Beethoven, The Complete Sonatas for Piano and Cello.

Aurora Musicalis; Aspen Wind Quintet; Amadeus Trio; Eric Larsen, Piano; Stephen Shipps, Violin. Echoes of America: Chamber Music of Robert Ward.

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Bogachek, Zino, Violin; Anna Balakerskaia, Piano.David Rubinoff, Tango Tzigane.

Bragh Adair. The Hunt.

Bragh Adair. Grace in Stone.

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Chatham County Line. IV.

Chatham County Line. Speed of the Whippoorwill.

The Chautauqua Chamber Music Society & Rick Zuegel, Brian Reagin, soloist. Four Seasons at Chautauqua.

Ciompi Quartet. Beethoven, String Quartet No. 10 in E Flat, Op. 74 The Harp; Bridge, String Quartet No. 4 (1937).

Ciompi Quartet. Live at St. Stephens, Hayden String Quartet in D Major, Op. 76, No. 5; Prokofiev String Quartet No. 2, Op. 92; Ravel String Quartet in F.

Ciompi Quartet. Melancholie: Kim, Three Poems in French; Hindemith, Melancholie Op. 13; Part, Ein Wallfahrts Lied, Psalm 121; Williams, On Wenlock Edge.

Cooke, Antony, Cello; Armin Watkins, Piano. Splendors of the 20th Century. Thuille, Sonata, Op. 22; Salonen, Sonata; Hindemith, Drei Leichte Stucke.

Cooke, Antony, Cello; Armin Watkins, Piano. Russian Masters. Sergei Rachmaninoff, Sonata in C Minor, Op. 19; Dmitri Kabalevsky, Sonata, Op. 71.

Cooke, Antony. The Power of the Cello. Aram Khachaturian, Sonata-Fantasy; Zoltan Kodaly, Sonata, Op. 8; Jerome Kessler, ol Nidrei; Elizabeth Maconchy, Variations.

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DeEugenio, Nicholas, Violin; Chi-Chen Wu, Fortepiano. Complete Sonatas for Violin and Piano.

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The Elftones. 

The Elftones. Mist-Covered Mountains; An Album of Waltzes.

The Elftones. The Moon and Seven Stars.

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Fiddler Tim Smith and Friends.

 

 

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Gatto, Lorenzo; Milos Popovic. Deconstructing the Wall. Enesco, Martinu, Mokranjac.

Giddens, Rhiannon; Roger Gold; Mara Shea. All The Pretty Horses.

Gilbert, Laura, Flute; Jonathan Bagg, Viola; Daniel Lippel, Guitar; Donald Berman, Piano; Stacey Shames, Harp; Elizabeth Shammash, Mezzo-Soprano. Elation. Lindroth, Ytte; Jaffe, Four Pieces Quasi Sonata; Gideon, Creature to Creature; Jaffe, Offering.

Green, Nancy, Cello; Frederick Moyer, Piano. Schumann, Mendelssohn, Debussy, Britten.

Green, Nancy, Cello; Frederick Moyer, Pianist. Johannes Brahms, Two Sonatas for Piano and Cello.

Green, Nancy, Cello; Frederick Moyer, Piano. Brahms, Twenty-One Hungarian Dances; Schmidt, Three Fantasy Pieces.

Green, Nancy, Cello; Frederick Moyer, Piano. Arensky, Complete Works for Cello and Piano; Rachmaninoff, Sonata for Piano and Cello, Opus 19.

Green, Nancy, Cello; Jaguar Songs, Paul Desenne.

Green, Nancy, Cello; Tannis Gibson, Piano. Sonatas, Dohnanyi, Kodaly, Strauss.

Green, Nancy, Cello. Two Sonatas for Solo Cello, Tovey & Kodaly.

Green, Nancy, Cello; R. Larry Todd, Piano. Felix Mendelssohn, The Complete Works for Cello & Piano; Hensel, Fantasia in G Minor.

Green, Nancy, Cello; Babette Hierholzer, Piano. Rerdinand Ries, Complete Works for Cello and Piano, Vol. 1

Green, Nancy, Cello; Tannis Gibson, Piano. Song of the Birds, Spanish & Latin Cello.

Green, Nancy; Bucharest Chamber Soloists; Eric Shumsky. Haydn Cello Concertos.

Green, Nancy, Cello; Frederick Moyer, Piano. Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Complete Works for Cello and Piano.

Gruber, Emanuel, Cello; Keiko Sekino, Piano. Fantasy & Romance, Schumann: Music for Cello and Piano.

Gruber, Emanuel, Cello; Arnon Erez, Piano. Beethoven, Complete Music for Cello & Piano.

Gruber, Emanuel, Cello; Arnon Erez, Piano. Mendelssohn, Complete Music for Cello and Piano.

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Honigberg, Steven, Cello; Kathryn Brake, Piano. Barber, Bernstein, Diamond, Foss, Schuller.

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Jan Johansson & Friends. Kindred.

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The Kickin Grass Band. Walk with Me.

The Kickin Grass Band. Live at the Carolina Theatre.

Kim, Hye-Jin, Violin; Ieva Jokubaviciute, Piano. From the Homeland: Debussy/Sibelius/Smetana/Janacek.

Kitchen, Nicholas, Violin. Nicholas Kitchen Plays the Bach Ciaconnaon Five Great Violins from the Musical Instruments Collection of the Library of Congress.

Ku, Hsiao-mei, Violin; Ning Lu, Piano. MaSicong: Music for Violin and Piano.

Ku, Hsiao-mei, Violin; Ning Lu, Piano. MaSicong: Music for Violin and Piano 2.

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LeBauer, Courtney, Violin; Elena Kuschnerova, Piano. Robert and Clara Schumann, Sonatas and Romances.

Lopez, Fabian, Violin; Dmitri Foroviev, Piano. Just Playing. Beethoven, Debussy, Sarasate, Saint-Saens.

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Manker, Brian. Les Six Suites Pour Violoncelle, Johann Sebastian Bach.

Moretti, Amy Schwartz, featuring Elizabeth Pridgen and Robert McDuffie. Kaleidoscope.

Moskovitz, Marc, Cello; Debra Ayers, Piano. Alfredo Piatti, Ciciliana, Concert Pieces for Cello by the Italian Virtuoso.

Moskovitz, Marc, Cello; Michael Boyd, Piano. Cello Music of David Popper, Chamber Works by the Legendary Virtuoso.

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Orkis, Lambert, Piano/Fortepiano; David Hardy, Cello. Beethoven, Past & Present: Complete Variations and Sonatas for Piano and Cello.

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Quator Amenti; Vincent Hepp, Violin; Neil Leiter, Viola; Sarah Dupriez, Cello; Merve Mersinligil, Piano. Der Tod und der Junge Man.

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Raimi, Fred, Cello; Jane Hawkins & Mark Kuss, Piano. Raimi Plays Raimi, Schoenfield and Kuss.

Reagin, Brian, Violin; National Radio Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine; John McLaughlin Williams. George Frederick McKay: Violin Concerto, Sinfonietta No. 4.

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Schuch, Steve & The Night Heron Consort. The Shores of Lillisand; Contemporary Instrumental Celtic Music.

Shea, Mara, Fiddle; Dave Wiesler, Piano; Heather Hills. Music for Scottish Country Dancing.

Shea, Mara, Violin; Julie Gorka, Piano, Harp. In 3/4 Time. The Sounding Tree.

St. Stephen’s Chamber Orchestra. Ward, Concertino for Strings; Ross, Mosaics—Piano Concerto; Johnson, Letter to the World, Suite for Orchestra. 

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Three Notch’d Road: The Charlottesville Baroque Ensemble. Shepherd’s Star, Music for Twelfth Night.

Triangle Youth Philharmonic; Triangle Youth Symphony. The Philharmonic Association, Inc. Commemorates.

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Via Romen, Naevo Russian-Romany Music. My Two Homes.

Vial, Stephanie; Elizabeth Field; Allison Nyquist. Discovering the Classical String Trio: Bach/Boccherini/Cambini/Campioni/Cannabich/Giardini/Haydn.

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Werner, Tobias, Cello. J.S. Bach: Suites No. 1, 3, 4.

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