Stringstuff Free Sheet Music
Lots of violin, viola, cello sheet music -- especially designed for teachers and students. Some solo, some multi-part. The pieces are some of the webmaster's favorites for use with her string students.
Light Folksongs from East Europe
Very nice! A coupla dozen (and growing) collection of folksongs, standard notation gifs, some midi play-along. Most are at least four parts (violin, viola, cello, and piano).
Nice -- etude's, also right and left hand pictures!
No sheet music, but some nice scholarly (but easy to understand) articles on violin acoustics from the Musical Acoustics Group at the School of Physics of the University of New South Wales.
Sue Anton's Violin Site
Not a sheet music site -- instead, it promotes Sue Aston's violin CD -- and offers RealPlayer transcriptions of the 16 tracks. Also contains tips and techniques. Really wonderful violin music -- if you have RealPlayer, give it a listen (and if you don't, you can download a free copy at this site!)
Len & Regina's Homepage
"In addition to being a resource of useful fiddle (and violin) links, this page is also the place to come for quality, FREE, violin scale charts produced by my FiddleScales program."
Violin by Diana Barnum
Plus if you join up to become a free member of suite101.com while there, they have prizes of $$$ to give away! Great for any starving artists out there!
Internet Cello Society
A number of cello articles and exercises for cellists.
A Survey of Bach Suite Editions
A nice research article by Tim Finholt. Compares a number of the various editions of Bach's cello pieces. Contains sheet music excerts.
Carl Flesch Tribute Site
No sheet music, but very nice for any violin player. Professional and personal information about Carl Flesch, including a list of publications and a discography.
The Way Famous String Instruments Went
Jose Sanchez-Penzo's page -- details famous stringed instruments and their history. A lot of fun.
Instrument Maintenance with respect to Strings
A monograph on aspects of instrument maintenance that relate to the strings.
Violinland Mailing List
Something a little different. This is a "mailing list" you can join. Once joined, you'll begin to receive emails from other members on various violin related subjects. Sometimes a good source of information -- plus it's a good place to ask questions!
Fiddle - Lesson Notes and Songs
Really nice for beginners, intermediates, students, etc. A number of gif's of different styles of tunes, plus scales and exercises. Well done!
Beginning Adult Violin Students
A Yahoo mailing list newsgroup intended for ... well, beginning adult violin students! This is a nice newsgroup -- just the right amount of traffic, plus lots of questions and answers of interest to violin students of the adult persuasion. Some great tips on strings, vibrato, practicing, etc, etc. Also, they load some nice ABC tunes in their ONELIST shared files directory. You have to join the list to access the files, but the messages make joining really worthwhile.
Vannessa-Mae Sheet Music
In Acrobat format. Includes Mason Williams classic "Classical Gas" transcribed for violin!
Good for beginners, offers MIDI files and "play-along" sheet music. Not all songs have sheet music -- however, you can save the MIDI files and print them out in sheet music notation with a number of different packages.
Westbury Park Strings
From the United Kingdom. No downloadable music, but they have a study page of recommended etudes for violinists of all skill levels. I've found this VERY handy! I've really enjoyed this page. Lots of other good student tips, guides, and articles here.
Some really nice, fresh transcriptions in GIF format. (of interest primarily to those who enjoy fiddle music and old-time country dance)
Free Sheet Music of All Sorts
Classical and broadway tunes! Lots for string quartets, too.
Fiddle tunes in ABC Format
A page full of ABC fiddle tunes. The abc tunes are actually shown on the HTML web page, so you'll have to cut-and-paste to put them into text files.
Some Fiddle Tunes
Four books of ABC tunes. Some nice stuff, I suspect the "books" can be read straight into ABC2WIN or other ABC packages.
Scottish fiddle music
Free sheet music and information on Scottish fiddle tunes
Austrian site -- for "Akkordeon, Blockflöte, Panflöte, Gitarre, Zither, Klavier, Percussion, Schlagzeug, Holz- und Blechbläser, Streicher u.a.), Ausgaben für Kammerensembles in verschiedenen Besetzungen, Holz- und Blechbläser- ensemble, Gitarrenorchester, Duette bis Quintette für Gitarre, Klarinette, Saxofon, Violine u.a., Ausgaben für Orchester, Streichorchester, traditionelle und symphonische Blasorchester, Jazzcombo, Bigband, sowie Tonträger und vieles mehr."
Scottish Fiddle Tunes
Nice collection of Scottish Fiddle/Violin tunes in standard notation and also in audio files (Great to help you play along with the notation!) Nice collection, nicely done!
Lots of "payfer", but also offers a couple dozen free classical musical score downloads. These are often multi-page volumes of historical print copies -- for example, the complete "Peer Gynt" score orchestral score, Chausson's "Počme for Violin and Orchestra" and many others.
Good for beginners; free lessons, etudes, scales, etc. Also free Christmas and sacred music.
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Literally incredible vioiln sheet music site...more than 200 violin sheet music is ready to be downloaded....from Bach to Shostakovic
Download classical sheet music for strings from prominent publishers. Also free sheets available.
BELCASTRO, Luca - strings works
Extract from the work list of Luca Belcastro. Music for solo string, string quartet, strings and piano, strings in ensemble and with orchestra, string orchestra by the italian contemporary composer. You can fill in the form mail to receive free scores and send a message to the composer. Link to his home page.``Some pieces include poetries by the Chilean poet Pablo Neruda and the Italian poet Cesare Pavese.
Czech violinist provides profile, repertoire, tour schedule, photos...
International Bassist Union
For Bassist of all ages, totally free membership, sheetmusic, chat, message board, polls, AND MORE!
ALy'S ViOLiN SiTE!
A ton of links for free or cheap sheet music, violin supplies, and resources/information about the violin. Provides a variety of different links to sites, whether your a fiddler, a classical violinist,or you love the blues, there's a category for you!
Gabriele Ragghianti, ContraBassist
Home site of double bass player, Gabriele Ragghianti
String Pedagogy Notebook
Covers Right Hand, Left Hand,Ear Training, Teaching Process, Books and Information, Care and Maintenance, Quick Time Movies, Graded Orchestral Literature, Introduction to the Instruments, History of US String Education, Tuning String Instruments in Ensembles, and more
Music Tuition: Harp, Piano, Violin, Keyboards
Music theory, studies, and free sheet music pieces for both Harp and Piano
A Yahoo Group ~ 'FIDDLER' with members``from all over the world; all types of``Fiddling; exchange Sheet Music, MIDIS, ideas; Looking for a Tune? Need Fiddling``Help? This is a great Group to join
An online fiddler's community. Free signup, plus find loads of free ABC, standard notation, MIDI, WAV, RealAudio, MP3's, stories, articles, forums, and so on.
The Wonderful Violin
Some original violin numbers by A. St Germaine and also some lesser known works of classical composers
Free Music for Strings of Koen Dejonghe
You can search for new composed music for strings.Listen to it in Midi or MP3 and print it for free with Scorch plug-in. I've written chambermusic for professionals and amateurs.There is a duo for 2 violins and piano,a trio for strings, a Russian tango, a strinquartet for young musicians, a violinconcerto etc. Regular new works.
I have posted over 300 pieces of public domain sheet music on my site in both GIF and PDF format. These “Old Time” and Celtic fiddle tunes are free for download.``Sheet music can be found under the sheet music tab or the learn tunes tab on the navigation menu.
On this site you can download violin sheet music and there are links, too
Music by Arrangement
Music for orchestras, bands, and ensembles - specially arranged for the instruments you have available
Violin and Viola - String Resources for the UK
We have a range of sheet music titles available. They are written primarily by Mike Nelson, and are for a range of abilities and are categorised via:``Teaching Resources ~~ Chamber Music ~~ Duets ~~ Orchestral ~~ Solos ~~ Rounds````Our sheet music is in PDF format, and new sheet music titles are added regularly.
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many new, and rare free violin sheet musics such as bach, brahms, paganini, mendelsohn, beethoven, Tchaikovsky concertos, FOUR SEASONS by Vivaldi,24 caprices, La Folia, bach sonatas and partitas, beethoven, Prokofiev, Schumann ,and brahms sonatas, Chaconne, Poeme, Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso, 42 etudes by Kreutser, Legende, "Faust", Hora Staccato, Thais Medetation, Liebeslied, Rumaenische Volkstanze, Liebesfreud, Moto Perpetuo,and complete Quartets and Quintets by Mozart etc.
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West Country Violins
Beautiful old European violins and bows at trade prices, each instrument has stunning photos and quality sound clips!
Anderson Kaleidoscope Music
A site for games and workbooks to learn music theory and violin. Monthly freebies such as Teacher test for better personal performance as a teacher.
Fiddle With ViolinWorks
Best Fiddle Tunes with Bowing and Fingering Tips, Tune Histories $0.99 FREE samples. FREE mp3's. FREE fiddler's warm-ups. Also: Classical, Ragtime, Folk, Tango arrangements
Metzler Violin Shop
A large catalog of popular and hard-to-find sheet music for violin, viola, cello and bass.