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May Song

Use this playalong to learn how to play May Song, a traditional folk song, on the violin.

Listen to the Mockingbird

Use this playalong to learn how to play Listen to the Mockingbird on the violin. This popular American song sold

Funiculi, Funicula

Funiculi, Funicula is a famous Neapolitan song composed by Luigi Denza in 1880. Neapolitan refers to the language of the

O Canada

O Canada is the national anthem of Canada. This is an arrangement for string quintet, with the violin part playing

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Tura Lura Lura Tablature

Originally spelled, “To-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral (That’s An Irish Lullaby)” this song was written for the musical Shameen Du in 1913 by James


Hatikvah Tablature

Hatikvah is the national anthem of Israel. It was unofficially the national anthem since its founding in 1948, but only


Red River Valley Tablature

Learn Red River Valley, an easy cowboy song on violin, viola, cello, or double bass by reading the finger numbers.


Invention No. 4 Duet Sheet Music

This is an arrangement of Bach’s Invention No. 4 in D Minor for violin and cello. It is a somewhat

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Lesson Number One for Violin or Viola

Below is my “Video Lesson Number One” for Violin or Viola This is for beginners who have never played before

Memorizing: Benefits and Pitfalls

Should I memorize my music or not? Some people naturally start memorizing their music as they learn and for others

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Live private lessons on violin, viola, cello, and double bass are great, but if they are too expensive or inconvenient

Can Adults Learn to Play a String Instrument?

The Reality of Starting to Learn Violin, Viola, Cello, or Double Bass as an Adult I have heard and read

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Todd Plays Tango on Bass

CLICK HERE for a recent concert at Emory University that I performed a bass solo on. I have linked the

Todd Plays a Quintet by Mozart

Here’s a fun video project I just did: I play all five parts of Ave Verum Corpus by Mozart. This

Worlds Smallest Violin?

A little fun with a little violin! Baltazar Mónaca plays a short arrangement of Vivaldi’s Concerto in A Minor on

Toyota Robot Plays Violin

The Toyota corporation demonstrated this violin playing robot back in 2007. Its pretty amazing that they developed it to this