Excellent method for group and individual instruction
All For Strings is a comprehensive three-volume method surrounded by a wealth of supplementary materials for teaching and performance. This complete curriculum covers virtually every aspect of beginning through intermediate string study, emphasizing technical skills, rhythmic understanding, and quality musical experiences.
Although this series is best utilized for collective group learning with mixed instruments, All for Strings is an excellent method for individual instruction.
ALL FOR STRINGS BOOK 1 & 2
The complete, comprehensive method of classrooms or private studios begins with “starting by Rote” and “Staring by Note” approaches to music reading. Its logical sequence aids in providing a solid foundation in all aspects of string playing. Features include:
♪ Instrument positions with photos
♪ Bow holds with photos
♪ Rhythm & counting
♪ D, G, C major scales
♪ Duets / rounds / trios
Shifting for bass The score & manual includes teaching tips and is especially helpful for teachers who might not be string players themselves. Also includes recruiting tips, and more. And home to the popular time-honoured series orchestra piece, Happy Blues.
ALL FOR STRINGS
Uniquely designed to teac h the advanced techniques of shifting and position playing. The Score & Manual offers incredible information, tips, and tolls to assist with the challenges of each instrument. Highlights in Book 3:
♪ Four classifications of shifting techniques
♪ Supporting technique-building exercises and etudes
♪ Detailed procedures for tuning and building ensemble intonation
♪ Vibrato exercises
♪ Solos with piano accompaniment
GERALD E. ANDERSON & ROBERT S. FROST
Books 1 and 2 contain 57 solos and 67 etudes for the string class, and are written in unison format for Violin, Viola, Cello, and String Bass. These supplements feature exercises designed to reinforce technical development, and to also provide material for musical growth and enrichment.
Featured composers include Bach, Brahms, Dancla, Dotzauer, Grieg, Haydn, Kummer, Lee, Rebikoff, Telemann, Werner, Wohlfahrt and more
BOOK 1 & BOOK 2
89VN & 91VN Violin
89VA & 91VA Viola
89CO & 91CO Cello
89SB & 91SB String Bass
89PA & 91PA Piano Accompaniment
89F & 91F Full Score .
Companions to All for Strings Books 1 and 2, these workbooks are ideal for classroom or individual study. Including exercises and games encompassing music fundamentals, each page provides students with the essentials for a thorough understanding of music.
WORKBOOK 1 & 2
84VN & 85VN Violin ► 84VN Sample 1 ► 85VN Sample 1
84VA & 85VA Viola ► 84VA Sample 1 ► 85VA Sample 1
84CO & 85CO Cello ► 84CO Sample 1 ► 85CO Sample 1
84SB & 85SB String Bass ► 84SB Sample 1 ► 85CO Sample 1
84F & 85F Conductor Answer Key ► 84F Sample 1 ► 85F Sample 1
All FOR STRINGS – PRIMO PERFORMANCE
This is an elementary collection of international folk songs and classical themes arranged with the Kjos Multiple Option Scoring System to be extremely versatile in meeting the needs of any beginning-level string ensemble. Each instrument has the melody line as well as additional harmony lines.
90SB String Bass
90PA Piano Accompaniment
90F Full Conductor Score
All FOR STRINGS – PRIMO ENCORES
Primo Encores belongs in all middle school music folders. Like Primo Performance, it features the Kjos Multiple Option Scoring System. The choice of keys, rhythms and tempos have been kept within the technical limits of the beginning string class, however, many of the selections are longer than those found in the method books to allow students to display their progressing skills in a concert setting.
Titles include: Chopsticks: Polly Wolly Doodle; Grandfather’s Clock; Turkey in the Straw; Merry Widow Waltz; Pomp and Circumstance; Sleeping Beauty Waltz; White Coral Bells; Trumpet Voluntary...etc
97SB String Bass
97PA Piano Accompaniment
97F Full Conductor Score
ALL FOR STRINGS FLASHCARDS
120 color-coded flashcards provide an important teaching tool for reinforcing musical terms and symbols.
Answers provided on the reverse side.
Set is divided into 5 sections:
➜ Instrument & Bow Terminology
➜ Basic Note and Key Signatures
➜ Note Names and Finger Patterns
➜ Rhythmic Notation: Notes & Rests
➜ General Terminology
Perfect for review, testing, “rainy day” games.
83MC Complete Set