Want to learn to play the violin but aren't sure how to start? Look no further! Picture Yourself Playing Violin teaches readers what type of violin to purchase and how to care for the instrument, the proper fingering and bowing techniques for the optimal sound quality, and how to perform numerous violin pieces from the sheet music provided within the book. It's full of easy-to-follow, visual examples for a variety of violin techniques. The accompanying DVD is full of instructional video to help you easily visualize each exercise that is covered in the book. Featured in the four-color, visual, tutorial style of the Picture Yourself series, Picture Yourself Playing Violin is a valuable resource for all readers, from beginners just starting out, to immediate violinists looking to brush up on their skills. Book & DVD, 188 pages.