Dr. Immanuel Tzemach Abraham is an African American, award-winning performer, composer, masterclass clinician, and teacher. He graduated magna cum laude with his Bachelor’s degree in Violin Performance, and summa cum laude with his Master’s degree in Violin Performance, both from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

He graduated summa cum laude again with his Doctorate in Violin Performance from the University of Arizona. He also holds certificates for exceptional service as a Distinguished Clinician from the Cochise Music Teacher’s Association, as a specialist in Online Teaching from the Royal Conservatory of Music

, and as a Yoga Teacher from the Yoga Renew School.

Programs and organizations recently featuring Dr. Abraham include the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), Masterclass Lecture at the Menuhin-Dowling Program, Southwest Strings, SHAR Music, American String Teacher’s Association (ASTA), Tucson Film Festival, String Masters, Key To Change, SHAR Music, Fiddlershop, Community School of Music & Arts, The Entertainer magazine, Mind Over Finger podcast with Dr. Renée-Paule Gauthier, Violin Podcast with Eric Mrugala, Lovin’ Life in Tucson newspaper, Arizona Jewish Post newspaper, Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra's 75th Anniversary Alumni Spotlight, and the Arizona Daily Star newspaper.

He has had live audiences across seven countries, and is best-known for his versatility and creativity as a performer and composer. His compositional highlights include “The Abraham 24 Caprices for Solo Violin”, his quintet arrangement of “The Star-Spangled Banner”, and three string quartets. He is also the author of “J.S. Bach’s Chaconne: A Performer- Composer’s Approach to Interpretation”.

Dr. Abraham is also the founder and director of The Violin Guild string forum hosting over 49,000 bowed-string players, and Artistic Ambassador of Southwest Strings, D'Addario Orchestral, WMutes, and Ovation Press.


Dr. Abraham is a passionate advocate for world kinship through the arts, social equity, and environmental proactivity.


Social media: @TheViolinDoctor on:

Facebook, Instagram and String Masters.

"Dr. Abraham's '24 Caprices for Solo Violin' is a masterpiece — a book of advanced violin repertoire reflecting the musical globalism and diversity of the 21st century."
The University of Arizona,
College of Fine Arts

"24 Caprices for Solo Violin"

by Dr. Immanuel Abraham

"The NEW 24 Caprices" —Dr. Reuben Salazar

Own YOURS Below!

Dr. Immanuel Abraham Violin 24 Caprices

"Such a fascinating set of works!  I can't wait to hear more of them!"

Violinist, Jennifer Koh

Category: Books / Sheet Music

Buyer Ratings: (18)  ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ 

Page Count: 64

Print Retailer: Southwest Strings

Digital Retailer: Sheet Music Plus

"...jazzy stuff, fiddle, different periods of classical. I’m impressed with the details and skill writing these different styles."

Violinist, Lauren Farrell

Unique, Fun, Individualized

lessons with

Dr. Abraham! 

Violin, Fiddle, and Viola

Beginner through Master


"I respect you as your own artist from day one.

You'll learn what you want to learn, regardless of genre."

-Dr. Abraham

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"There is a sense of utter commitment in his playing, and quality in his approach to performance that is unique and captivating."
—St. Louis Symphony Concertmaster,
David Halen

"As authentic a fiddle player
I've ever heard!"
Grammy Award Winner, Alex DePue

"...a great leader in our music world."

Emmy Award Winner, Mark Wood

"Abraham's Bach is on fire!"

Renowned Luthiery, Plymoth Violins


Grammy Nominated, The Mad Violinist

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