BOOKS • BÜCHER
Systematic Introduction to Orchestral Playing
& Collection of Orchestral Excerpts WEBSITE YOUTUBE VIDEO
The Orchestral Violinist's Companion
Vol. 1: Training • Practicing and Sight-Reading • Basic Orchestral Technique •
Bowing Technique and Sound Production
Vol. 2: Left-Hand Technique • Pizzicato and Other Special Techniques •
Rhythm and Ensemble Playing • Notation and Performance Practice •
Repertoire and Style • Profession and Career
483 pp. ISBN 978-3-7618-1758-4, BVK 1758 (Bärenreiter, 2012).
The book includes
• a collection of excerpts from 340 works by 87 composers, organized according to challenges
• a systematic introduction to orchestral playing (addressed to all orchestral players as well as conductors.
Louis Spohr's Early Chamber Music (1796–1812): A Contribution to the History of Nineteenth-Century Genres. 2 vols. Ph.D. dissertation in music (musicology), City University of New York, 1995 (currently withheld from UMI, pending publication as eBook).
Georgos [George] Vithoulkas. Die neue Dimension der Medizin. Kassel: Georg Wenderoth Verlag, 1997. (Co-translator: Elenore Homburg)
1996 erhielt Vithoulkas den Right Livelihood Award (Alternative Nobel Prize).