Kathy and David Blackwell have published over 60 books for young string players with Oxford University Press, including the progressive repertoire and technique books of the Fiddle, Viola, and Cello Time series, and books of pieces for junior string ensemble.
We’ve got a lovely lot of our pieces on the new ABRSM and Trinity string syllabuses for 2020-2023 – follow the links from our News page for details.
2018 was the 20th anniversary of the first publication of Fiddle Time! Click here for news and a free piece.
One piece which especially brought a smile to my face is a fun set of violinistic variations, written by Kathy and David Blackwell, on the theme from the slow movement of Haydn's Surprise symphony. . . . I envisage teachers using these books a lot with their students.
Latest Downloads: Viola Time Scales
Piano accompaniments or teacher/pupil duets for some of the keys found in Viola Time Scales, plus accompaniments to a couple of pieces.