Bruser, M. (1977). The Art of Practicing:  A Guide to Making Music From the Heart. New York: Bell Tower

Citroen, L & Loo, M.H.M. van der (2011). Podiumangst. Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Boom

Fischer, S. (1997). Basics: 300 exercises and practice routines for the violin. London: Peters Edition

Frisch, R. (2017). Mastering The Orchestra Audition. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Kairos Publications

Green, B. with Gallwey, W.T. (2015) The Inner Game Of Music. Pan Books

Greene, D. (2001). Audition Success: An Olympic Sports Psychologist Teaches Performing Artists How to Win. New York: Routledge

Havas, K. (1973). Stage Fright: its Causes and Cures With Special Reference to Violin Playing. London: Bosworth & Co. Ltd.

Hays, Kate F. (2009). Performance Psychology in Action: Casebook for Working with Athletes, Performing Artists, Business Leaders, and Professionals in High-Risk Occupations. Washington: American Psychological Association

Kleinman, J. & Buckoke, P. (no year) The Alexander Technique for Musicians. London: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Menuhin, Y. (1986). Life Class: Thoughts, Exercises, Reflections Of An Itinerant Violinist. London: Heinemann

Wilde, A. (2012). The Seven Keys to Audition Success. Printed in Great Britain (no place of publication): Twister Books

William, A. (2004). Musical Excellence: Strategies and techniques to enhance performance Oxford: Oxford University Press


Orchestral Excerpts Books


Bus, L. Moderne Orchester-Studien Für Violine Modern Orchestral Studies for Violin Band l & ll. Mainz: B. Schott’s Söhne

Fantini, F. Passi Difficili e “A Solo” Volume l. Milano: Ricordi

Gingold, J. Orchestral Excerpts from the Symphonic Repertoire For Violin Volume l, ll, lll. New York City: International Music Company

Kästner, O. Orchester-Probespiel Test Pieces for Orchestral Auditions Band l & ll. Mainz:Schott

Kuenzel, R. Wagner Orchestral Excerpts from Operas and Concert Works Volumes 1 & ll New York: International Music Company

Prill, K. Strauss Orchesterstudien aus den Symphonischen Werken für Violine Heft 1 & ll New York: C.F.Peters

Schmalnauer, J. Orchesterschule Für Geiger Orchestral School For Violinists Volume 1. Mainz: B. Schott’s Söhne

Schmidtner, F. Orchesterstudien für Violine Orchestral studies for the violin Volume 4. Hamburg: Sikorski

Tromp, S. A New Approach to Orchestral Violin Playing. Amsterdam: Broekmans & Van Poppel                                                                                                                  





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