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The Violin

A violin is taken to hospital. The doctor examines her and says:
"There's nothing wrong with you. But you broke your bow. How did that happen?"
Violin: "I only remember the thunderous applause for the composer."
Doctor: "Do you remember his name?"
Violin: "No. I think he was on the first page of the sheet music."

New but "experienced" per say

Hello! I'm new to the site/group. I used to play the violin for years and loved it. My parents divorced and my mother stopped me from playing out of spite to my father. Dumb I know. However playing has continued to stay as a passion though I was unable to actually play.
Well it's been a number of years and I'm a grown functioning adult and I'm starting myself up again. I'm starting from scratch with the basics and all. And I've progressed pretty well. My goals are to play a number of songs I wanted to learn years ago.
Songs from the Lord of the Dance, TSO, and a number of gaming themes.
I'm happy to be here and excited to get to know everyone in this community as newbie as I currently am.

Hai, just a new person.

So, I am just a flute player who loves to study music theory and the baroque period of music. I have loved to make music revolving around using a mixture of woodwind and violin instruments while dabbing with Basso Continuo every once and a while. Just wondering how I upload stuff and get acquainted and all. Thanks!

The violin

A violin is taken to hospital. The doctor examines her and says:
"There's nothing wrong with you. But you broke your bow. How did that happen?"
Violin: "I only remember the thunderous applause for the composer."
Doctor: "Do you remember his name?"
Violin: "No. I think he was on the first page of the sheet music."

Pianist composes for violin?

Hi! I just started playing violin, it's very hard as a pianist, especially when the violin does not use finger 1 so I always get confused... Anyways, if there are any beginner violin players, this one you can play along to: https://musescore.com/colorsofsound1/scores/5376916
P.S. It's weird composing for violin, I'm so used to a keyboardლ(́◉◞౪◟◉‵ლ But, feel free to check out my profile. :)

Need suggestions?

I'm playing in a group of two violins and two violas (including myself) for solo ensemble. We're looking for a piece, and would like to do a modern song (we've looked at Titanium and Rather Be if that gives you an idea of what we want) but haven't been able to find anything that suits our skill level, which is about beginner to intermediate. Does anybody have suggestions or links to sheet music? Thanks!