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Viola Resources: Home

Resources for viola performance, research, and repertoire


Welcome to the Viola LibGuide. Use the tabs across the top to find information on the viola, its music, history, performers, etc.

Some famous musicians who played viola were Bach, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Paganini, Dvorak, and Jimi Hendrix!


stage spotlight on Mickey Mouse playing the viola

one cartoon characters from The Three Little Pigs playing a viola

Viola Fun

cover art for Viola Fun

Yuri Bashmet

Nokuthula Ngwenyama

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