This contemporary method is ideal for use in individual or group teaching situations. With 24 structured lessons and two carefully composed CDs this first volume gets every violin pupil off to a fine start. Play The Violin! stands out because of its clear instructions, intonation and echo exercises (with the aid of the CDs), rhythm exercises, assignments and games. The material is also incorporated in familiar as well as new tunes, and duets. A crossword puzzle and interesting information about the instrument and its history make the book extra attractive for pupils.