The Swan from "Carnival of the Animals" for Cello and Piano
This publication represents the first Urtext edition of this popular cello work. In the original version, the cello was accompanied by two pianos. The second piano part is reproduced here in small print and permits a comparison of the two versions.
critical edition of "Havanaise" draws on both the composer's autograph
version for violin and piano as well as the later orchestrated version.
Where the solo part of the orchestral version differs from the version
for violin and piano, the variants are shown in the violin part as
The editor offers a concise and informative introduction
(Eng/Ger/ Fr) on the history and compositional process of "Havanaise"; a
detailed critical commentary (Eng) concludes this Urtext edition.