Kathy and David Blackwell have published over 40 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.
In May 2017 Kathy and David received an ESTA UK award in recognition of exceptional services to string teaching, presented by Nicola Benedetti.
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.