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of Classical, Popular,

Holiday and Children's Music


 Dr. Steven Kruse


Designed for All Levels of Students

from Beginner through Advanced.


String Ensemble Music for All

Levels and Combinations



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This material is designed as short learning and maintaining violin and viola technique. brief exercises and etudes focus on specific technical issues, isolating individual technical elements. Often ignored technical issues are emphasized.

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The Lost Position: Adventures in Half Position

for Violin or Viola Solo
Available in two volumes


New Arrivals

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2,4,6,8: Positions We                Violin/Viola Charts for Scales                  Itsy Bitsy Bows:

    Don't Appreciate                         Arpeggios and Shifting            Variations on a Nursery Song


Cadenzas for Mozart Violin Concerto #3

Cadenzas that match the technical level
of students studying the concerto

Sample Audio

Mozart Violin Concerto #3 CadenzasPenny Thompson Kruse
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viola concertos

arranged for three violas

Georg Philipp Telemann, Henri Casadesus (Handel),
Franz Anton Hoffmeister, Carl Stamitz

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when you buy  

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all four concertos

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 Perfect for Three Violists Studying the Concerto to Gain Greater Familiarity with the Score

Good Substitute for

A Full Orchestra 

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The Music of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

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Arranged for String Orchestra (with optional Harp), Violin Ensemble, String Quartet,

and Violin & Viola Duet

Wade in the Water, My Lord Delivered Daniel, Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child, Bamboula, Deep River

The Best of the Seasons by Vivaldi

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The Perfect Gift

The Violinist Meets the Fiddler

The Violist Meets the Fiddler

The Cellist Meets the Fiddler

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