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I have the impression that this book was written by the exiled post Auer from economic necessity and to exploit his name for profit. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

It is a very slim book, and all I ahve to say is that it is coming up on my time to sit down and practice and reread some of the exercises rather than writing about the book itself!

N the following pages I have tried, as best I could, to give the serious teacher and student the practical benefit of the know ledge I have acquired during a long life de voted to playing aueg teaching the violin. Tchaikovsky’s Orchestra Works – I. One exception was to be a student at the school in St. Thanks for telling us about the problem. He counted several of the world’s great violinists as plsying pupils and this volume sees the author outlining his teaching methods to students and fellow instructors.

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Free sheet music : Auer, Leopold – Violin Playing as I Teach It (Violin solo)

Pretty good book that covers a great deal of technique and philosophy of an instrument, and even recommends many other texts and teachers and has some autobiographical elements of violi author as well. Interviews with Heifetz, Auer, Kreisler and Others. Uns ist ein Kind geboren.


Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Az in particular arrived all but ready-made. Following a brief introductory section, the book presents chapters on how to properly hold the violin, tone production, and a detailed section of hints on bowing. Lots of things to learn from Heifetz and Elman’s Tutor Musical Form by Ebenezer Prout.

Violin Playing as I Teach it

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. I thought that his book was okay. From this captivity emerged a stream of fabulous artists such as Elman, Seidel, Milstein and Heifetz. This book is a great little resource of violin pedagogy because Auer forgoes any purely technical instruction texch favor of broader, almost poetic descriptions and observations taken directly from his experience.

Many of the book’s chapters are illuminated by biographical details and anecdotes about famous musicians whom Vuolin knew: A Historical and Practical Guide. Paperbackpages. Douglaszhao rated it it was amazing Jul 09, Interesting, amusing, and good insights into the history of violin playing and teaching including evolution of the repertoire.

Connie Barillas rated it liked it Feb 25, This exemplary collection of principles and guidelines was set down by the master after a lifetime of playing and teaching. No trivia or quizzes yet. He wisely observes that much of the mechanical and technical facets of playing the violin need to be patiently worked out by the student in their own fashion. In the book, there are many reflections about the discovery and development of his more famous students.

Leopold Auer was a prominent violinist of the nineteenth century who got a the job of running the music school at St.

For the benefit of those who are not familiar with its author. Vanessa Guo rated it really liked it Dec 03, Touch, Phrasing and Interpretation by J. Receiving poor direction at an early age is disastrous for a violinist. We also share information on the use of our site with our social media partners, advertising and analytics, which can combine them with other information you have provided to them or collected in your use of their services. All the same he did expedite the passage of these artists, with their individuality intact, to the world stage and recordings and for that we can be grateful.


Auer, Leopold – Himself a pupil of the great Joseph Joachim, Auer will always be regarded as one of the most important violin pedagogues in history. This task was very demanding and left him with little time for performance which is Auer’s explanation for his neglect of the the Tchaikowksy concerto originally dedicated to him, but that is not discussed in this book.

Buy sheet music books Auer, Leopold. Product Description Product Details Leopold Auer — belonged to that select company of violin virtuosos who not only established the level of artistic excellence for the nineteenth century, but also trained many of the violinists who surpassed that level in the twentieth.

Too bad I have fallen off the practice wagon!

This service works with Youtube, Dailymotion. Iit poor direction at an early age is disastrous for a violinist. I think the book is a little impractical in terms of Pretty good book that covers a great deal of technique and philosophy of an instrument, and even recommends many other texts and teachers and has some autobiographical elements of the author as well.

Sor – Six divertissements pour la guitare Opus 2. Cookies allow us to personalize content and ads, to provide social media-related features and analyze our traffic.