Beginner's Violin, with Piano accompaniment. 16 graded pieces (Grades 1 _ 2) to develop fluency of the bow and fluency of the musical mind. Starting with open strings and gradually working around first position, the pieces require musical and technical thought without ever being dauntingfor young fingers. Each piece has a playful illustration (by Desmond Gr een) which can be coloured in by the children. Suitable for group or individual lessons. Hints for the teacher included in the score.