Backing Tracks: Chapter 3

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Below are backing tracks for exercises and pieces in Chapter 3 of Violinworks Book 1. Performance tracks (including the solo violin line) and PDF piano accompaniment scores can be found on the CD that accompanies the book. Click here to order a copy.

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Word Rhythms (demo of exercise 1, page 17)


Tea or Coffee? (demo of exercise 2, page 17)


Cha cha cha (backing track, page 18)


Fancy a coffee? (demo of exercise 1, page 19)


Pizzicato Polka (backing track, page 20)


Pizzicato Polka SLOW version for practice


Minuetto from Don Giovanni (backing track, page 20)