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GUIDE THROUGH VIOLIN LITERATURE.
Violin and Piano. (Continued )
Step III. First five Positions.
Palaestra. A Collection of Pieces, Sonatas, Suites, and Concert-Pieces, for Violin Solo with Pianoforte Accompaniment; arranged in progressive order, carefully marked and annotated by Ernst Heim: —
Book Va. Pieces with change from first to fourth position,
by Lachner, Gurlitt, Hofmann, and Moffat. Piece with
change from first to fifth position, by Lully. (11475 a).
Book Vb. Pieces up to the fifth position, by Spohr,
Geminiani, Mozart, and Handel. (11475 b). Book Vc. Supplement to Books A and B. Pieces by Liszt, Jensen, Heller, Gade, and David. (11475 c).
Palaestra, a collection of graduated pieces, revised by Ernst Heim, offers the most suitable material for the study of style and phrasing; each book corresponds in difficulty with the same book of his Violin Duets, "Arena", see page 124, and his Violin Studies, "Gradus ad Parnassum", see page 114. Album de Danses. Vols. 1 and 2, containing some of the most celebrated dances by Johann and Josef Strauss. (7319a, b). Album pour Violon et Piano. 15 Vols. Arranged by F. Hermann. (7322 a—n).
A number of favourite pieces, such as Rubinstein's "Melody in F", Raff's "Cavatina", etc., are contained in these books, the majority being suited to III, but a few to the next Step. Arensky, A. Serenade in G. (M.F. 102). Bach, J. S. Air and Gavotte (from the Orchestral Suite in D). (Jensen, V. 1).
— Andante. (Sonata in A minor, No. 3.) (Jensen, V. 13).
— Concertos in A minor and E minor.
— Largo from a flute Sonata. (Jensen, V. 20).
— Siciliano from a flute Sonata. (Jensen, V. 21).
— Sonata in G minor. (7434).
— 3 Tonsatze, arr. von H. Henkel. (1. Berceuse; 2. Sara-bande; 3. Toccata.) (7326).
Barthelemon, E. H. Sonata in E minor. (7421). Batiste, E. Voix celeste. (M.F. 70). Becker, J. Romance. (M.F. 42). Beethoven-Album. (Arranged by F. Hermann). (7329).