A variety of contemporary styles, including pop, rock, Latin, and country
Technical challenges such as double stops, syncopated rhythms, harmonics, thumb position, and percussive effects
Useful fingering and bowing suggestions
This fun and innovative collection introduces cellists to a range of pop and rock styles. Building on the trail-blazing approach to cello playing that he developed in Ten American Cello Etudes and Ten International Cello Encores, Aaron Minsky presents the intermediate student with attractive new pieces that explore a number of technical and musical challenges.