Pachelbel’s Canon in D. Every cellist must know this one! Normally, the cello just plays the first part over and over, but I arranged it so the cello plays the melody too so its more fun.

Canon Cello

How to play Shatter Me by Lindsey Stirling on the cello

Shatter Me

Shatter Me by Lindsey Stirling and Lzzy Hale on violin

Shatter Me

Pachelbel’s Canon in D on the Viola

Canon

What accessories do I need to start learning? If you are beginning to study a string instrument, there are some important accessories that you should have to make your playing better, your practicing easier, and your overall experience more enjoyable. I have created three lists to help you decide what you should spend your hard-earned… [Continue Reading]

Accessories

Playing Tchaikovsky concerto at just 14 years old. The playing is way more incredible than the reactions of the audience behind him might suggest!

Joshua Bell 14

Cool Videos

Joshua Bell 14

14 year old Joshua Bell plays for legendary teacher Josef Gingold

Playing Tchaikovsky concerto at just 14 years old. The playing is way more incredible than the reactions of the audience behind him might suggest!

Salut

Funny and impressive playing from quartet, Salut Salon

Quartet from Germany, Salut Salon

Cello Orch

Incredible sound of the London Cello Orchestra

Is the cello the most beautiful instrument? This videos says “Yes!”

Hadelich

Augustin Hadelich plays Sarasate

Zapateado by Sarasate performed by Augustin Hadelich

Thoughts on Playing & Practicing

Accessories

What you MUST, Should, and could buy for your violin, viola, cello, or double bass

What accessories do I need to start learning? If you are beginning to study a string instrument, there are some important accessories that you should have to make your playing better, your practicing easier, and your overall experience more enjoyable. I have created three lists to help you decide what you should spend your hard-earned […]

Free Skype lessons for the first three to reply!

I would like to begin offering lessons via Skype and want to try it out with a few willing volunteers. Therefore, I am offering the first three people that reply to this post: Four free 20 minute lessons on violin, viola, cello, or bass to be completed by the end of June. Please reply to […]

Sheet Music and Tablature

I Just Called

I Just Called to Say “I Love You” tablature for violin, viola, and cello

I Just Called to Say “I Love You” by Stevie Wonder

Dr Who

Dr. Who Theme Song Tablature for violin

Dr. Who t.v. theme song tablature for violin

Nearer My God

Nearer My God To Thee for Violin or Viola

Nearer My God To Thee for violin or viola (used in Titanic)

Call Me Maybe

Call Me Maybe Tablature for Violin or Viola

Call Me Maybe by Carly Rae Jepsen for violin or viola