W. Wohlfahrt wrote, '...my violin method was published and the present exercises have been written, which latter may be considered as forming a supplement to the former. If practiced carefully and intelligently, they will serve as a solid foundation for the technique of any player ambitious to become an artist.' -G. Shirmer, Inc.- This recording album was recorded to help and guide the students, who study or will study F. Wohlfahrt's ' Sixty Studies for the Violin, Op.45', so that they may develop solid faoundation in violin playing. Juilliard graduate violinist Ji Young Um has given solo performances at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Arnold Schoenberg Institute Recital Hall, Merkin Hall, Venezuela Conciliate, Walter Hall and Teatro Municipal. He has been featured as a soloist around the world including in the U.S., Canada, Asia, and Central America. Currently, Mr. Um is a violin faculty member in the Conservatory of Music at Biola University and also the founding music director of the I Artisti Chamber Orchestra.