The Dounis Collection

Eleven Books of Studies for the Violin

Demetrius Constantine Dounis

Instrumentation: Violin
Item Number: BF16SB
Publisher: Carl Fischer Music
Print Status: In Print


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Demetrius Constantine Dounis, one of the most prominent violin pedagogues of the twentieth century, was revered for his intense concern for the proper ergonomics of violin playing along with his emphasis on the role of the brain, not just the fingers, in mastering violin technique. The eleven books that make up this anthology are the most comprehensive collection ever published of his works. Spiral bound for ease of use, this 290-page book also features an insightful foreword to help string players understand the master's approach along with the context of his place in musical history.

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