Violin Syllabus

Freshman Year

Repertoire:
Sonatas of: Mozart, Handel, Vivaldi, Corelli (vol. 2) Schubert, Bach Unaccompanied (selected). Concerts of: Mozart, Bach, Vivaldi, Nardini, Viotti (#23), Sitt, Seitz (#3, #4) Kreutzer, Huber, Accolay

Solos:
Kreisler (selected) Beethoven Romances, Hindemith Meditation, Wieniawski, Mazurka

Scales/Arpeggios/Etudes:
Major and minor 3-octave scales and arpeggios. Etudes of Kaiser, Mazas, Kreutzer, Sevcik

Sightreading Skills:
Individualized instruction - orchestral excerpts; Mozart, Haydn quartets; Bartok Duos


Sophomore Year

Repertoire:
Sonatas - Bach Unaccompanied (selected), Mozart, Hindemith, Tartini, Corelli, Beethoven (selected) Concertos - Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Spohr, Viotti (#23), deBeriot, Tartini.

Solos - Kreisler (selected), Beethoven Romances, Prokofiev Five Melodies, Brahms Sonatensatz, Sarasate Spanish Dances

Scales/Arpeggios/Etudes:
Major and minor 3-octave scales, arpeggios, broken 3rds, double stop 3rds. Etudes of Sevcik, Kreutzer

Sightreading Skills:
Individualized instruction - orchestral excerpts; Mozart, Haydn quartets; Bartok Duos


Junior Year

Repertoire:
Sonatas - Bach Unaccompanied, Mozart, Beethoven, Tartini, LeClair, Copeland. Concertos of: Mozart, Boccherini, Spohr. Solos: Bartok Roumanian Folk Dances, Glazunov Meditation, Block Nigun, Suite Hebraique, Kreisler (selected)

Scales/Arpeggios/Etudes:
Major and minor 3 - octave scales, arpeggios, broken 3rd, double stop 3rds, 6ths. Etudes of Kreutzer, Fiorello, Rode

Sightreading Skills:
Individualized instruction - orchestral excerpts; Mozart, Haydn quartets; Bartok Duos

Senior Year

Repertoire:
Sonatas - Bach Unaccompanied, Beethoven, Mozart, Brahms, Franck, Ives, Grieg. Concertos of: Bruch, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Kabelevsky, Lalo, Viotti (#22). Solos: selected Sarasate, Saint¬Saens, Wieniawski, Bartok Rhapsodies

Scales/Arpeggios/Etudes:
Major and minor 3-octave scales, arpeggios, broken 3rd, double stop 3rds, 6ths, octaves. Etudes of Fiorello, Rode, Dont

Sightreading Skills:
Individualized instruction - orchestral excerpts; Mozart, Haydn quartets; Bartok Duos


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