Like his father, C.P.E. Bach wrote three sonatas for viola da gamba. The
original register of the viola da gamba part permits a version for
viola, a practice that has been verified in the sources of the time. A
viola version is available as an alternative part in this Urtext
All proceeds benefit the National Foundation to Promote String Teaching and Playing. The second in ASTA's series of three CDs features string players in the solo spotlight.
Includes performances by Joshua Bell, Emanuel Vardi, Janos Starker, Midori, and more.
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Finale
Paganini: Caprices No. 17, 9, & 24
Bartok: First Rhapsody for Cello and Piano
Brahms: Violin Concerto in D Major, Finale
Mendelssohn: Variations Concertantes, Op. 17
Merlin: Suite del Recuerdo, Evocacion & Joropo
Mendelsson: "Song Without Words" Op. 102
Grandjany: Rhapsodie, Op. 17
Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26, Finale
Fantasy on Themes by John Merbecke for String Quartet or Orchestra (Grade 3)
Based on choral themes by Renaissance composer John Merbecke, this selection will add special richness and depth to any concert. Not fast or flashy, this work adds an incredibly beautiful contrast to repertoire and is a nice vehicle to feature prinicpal players. Set C: Score and Parts.
Title: Fantasy on Themes by John Merbecke for String Quartet or Orchestra (Grade 3), By Lloyd, John, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co., Item number: SO254C