"Liv, I like the Snidero book for study, but for an audition I'd agree with picking standards. Rather than looking to the real book first, I'd check out some recordings of violinists playing some of the standards off the list…"
Composing / Arranging, Music History, Music Theory, Performing, Recording / Producing / Engineering, Songwriting / Writing Lyrics
My musical instrument(s):
Banjo, Cello, Double Bass, Electric Bass, Harp, Saxophone, Piano / keyboard, Violin, Other
My other musical interests, styles, and instruments are:
I am a classically trained violinist from the United States, with a core focus also in music theory and composition. I also play (violin) in my school's jazz band and participate in intensive jazz studies and playing at NEC. On the side, I compose classically, arrange pop hits for string quartet and write my own indie-ish music.
My favorite artists, influences, and inspirations are:
Billie Holiday, Bob Dylan, Amy Winehouse, Lana Del Rey, Paul Simon, Jazz Music, Of Monsters and Men, Charlie Parker, The Black Keys, Kanye West (I know, I know..), JDilla, Stuff Smith, Nanci Griffith, Macklemore, Stevie Nicks, and Antonio Vivaldi(:
More about me:
I someday aspire to go to either Berklee College of Music or NEC and study jazz!
Hi Liv. It looks like you're interested in joining one of the old groups, the Learning Circle. That was a project from a few years ago where a couple school collaborated in sharing their music. You're still welcome to check it out, but I doubt it's what you're looking for. Let me know.