Basics is a collection of 300 practice methods and exercises for the Violin. The quality of this book simply cannot be emphasised enough. This invaluable resource material is of use to violinists of all abilities, teachers, pupils and performers alike with much of the material suitable for teaching elementary players. Packed with information, photographs, and superb descriptions on all apects of playing the instrument. Fill in the gaps in your knowledge and benefit from the many exercises included. Each exercise is designed to achieve the maximum possible result in the least possible time. Some are very short and need to be done only once ortwice to explore a particular aspect of technique. Others are practice routines or warm-up exercises that can be returned to regularly.