ABCs of Strings & Complete Technique

Author Janice Tucker Rhoda
Publisher Carl Fischer Music
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Violinist Yuki Beppu
Yuki began learning The ABCs of Violin method series with Janice Tucker Rhoda at age 4. She won the NEC concerto competition at age 10, performed for the President, and appeared on Good Morning America. She stars in The ABCs of Violin for the Intermediate Player DVD.

Composer & Music Critic David Cleary
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Violin Teacher Eric Rosenblith
Janice Tucker Rhoda studied with Mr. Rosenblith from age 16 to 23. After studying with him for one year she played a Brahms Sonata on a popular television show. Read below Musical Training about Mr. Rosenblith.

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The ABCs of Strings is published by Carl Fischer Music