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Title Ricci on glissando : the shortcut to violin technique / Ruggiero Ricci ; edited by Gregory H. Zayia.
Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2007.

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 Main Stacks  MT271 .R535 2007    AVAILABLE
Description x, 114 p. : ill., music ; 28 cm. + 1 DVD (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 111) and index.
Subject Violin -- Studies and exercises (Left hand)
Contents The old and new systems of violin playing -- One-finger, or glissando, technique. Introduction ; Glissando scales ; Guidelines for practicing glissando scales -- Exercises, études, and cadenzas. Glissando scales ; Flexibility studies ; Ear-training studies ; Coordination studies ; Crawling studies ; Étude in thirds ; Étude in sixths ; Étude in octaves ; Cantabile and waltz ; Cadenza to Brahms concerto ; Cadenza to Paganini concerto no. 4 ; Cadenza to Paganini concerto no. 6 -- Miscellaneous aspects of technique. Fingering guidelines ; Vibrato ; Tone production ; Bowing ; Articulation and evenness in slurred passages ; Grouping ; Tuning ; Ear training ; Practicing ; Instrument setup ; Hand development ; Holding the violin ; Hand position ; Shoulder rests ; Shifting ; Guidelines.
Other Author Zayia, Gregory H.