Cello Globetrotters brings together toe-tapping original tunes in styles from around the world - from Arabic to Chinese and from klezmer to the Argentinian tango - for the budding cellist. This unique book presents a kaleidoscope of musical traditions, with supporting background information and backing tracks that capture each sound-world. 12 fun pieces in styles from around the world
Suitable for young cellists everywhere (3+ years' playing experience/grades 2-4)
Range of styles including bossa nova, klezmer, blues, Cajun, Greek, and West African
Fascinating background information and tailored warm-ups for every piece
Includes cello accompaniments for a teacher or more experienced pupil, and piano accompaniments with guitar chords
CD with performances and backings for every piece, recorded by renowned world-music performers
To help with technique and interpretation, every piece includes tailored warm-ups and stylistic tips from the author. With options for cello or piano accompaniment, and an inspirational CD, Cello Globetrotters is the ultimate resource for aspiring cellists looking to go travellin'...