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Alvergnat, Corinne. L’Alto depuis son origine. Lyon: Editions BELLIER, 1999.

Barrett, Henry. The Viola. 2nd ed. University, Ala.: Univ. of Alabama Press, 1996.

Dalton, David. Playing the Viola: Conversations with William Primrose. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1988

Klugherz, Laura. A Bibliographical Guide to Spanish Music for the Violin and Viola, 1900-1997. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1998.

Kohnen, Daniela. Rebecca Clarke. Komponistin und Bratschistin. Egelsbach, Germany: Hänsel-Hohenhausen, 1999. ISBN 3-8267-1157-2

Lainé, Frédéric.L’alto – Mnémosis Instruments. Bressuire, France: Anne Fuzeau, 2010.

Maurice, Donald. Bartok’s Viola Concerto: The Remarkable Story of His Swansong. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2003.

Menuhin, Yehudi, and William Primrose. Violin and Viola. London: Kahn & Averill, 1990. (Auf deutsch)

Nelson, Sheila M. The Violin and Viola. New York: Norton, 1972.

Pounds, Dwight. The American Viola Society: A History and Reference. 2nd. Ed. Bowling Green: American Viola Society, 1995.

Primrose, William. Walk on the North Side: Memoirs of a Violist. Provo: Brigham Young UP, 1978

Riley, Maurice W. The History of the Viola.. Vol. 1. 2nd ed. Ann Arbor: Braun-Brumfield, 1993.

—. The History of the Viola. Vol. 2. Ann Arbor: Braun-Brumfield, 1991.

Robinson, Marjorie. The Violin and Viola. New York: F. Watts, 1976.

Tertis, Lionel. My Viola and I. 2nd ed. London: Kahn & Averill, 1991.

White, John, ed. An Anthology of British Viola Players. Colne: Camus Edition, 1998.

White, John. Lionel Tertis: The First Great Virtuoso of the Viola. Suffolk: Boydell Press, 2006.

Williams, Amedee Daryl. Lillian Fuchs, First Lady of the Viola. Studies in the History and Interpretation of Music, vol. 45. Lewiston: E. Mellen Press, c1994.

Williams, Michael D. Music for Viola. Detroit: Information Coordinators, 1979.

Zeyringer, Franz. Literatur für Viola. Hartberg: Julius Schonwetter, 1985.

—. Die Viola da Braccio. Munich: Heller Verlag, 1988.



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