The pieces constitute a duet between the cello and piano in a more traditional chamber-music style. However, the work is tinged with the music of the tango, and uses its colors and rhythms in a contemporary manner, creating an original style of chamber music that combines classical techniques with the Tango flavors. Hildegard Publishing Company presents music of women composers, past and present.
Cello Concerto by Elliott Carter. This work was commissioned for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra by the Edward F. Schmidt Family Commissioning Fund. It was first performed September 27, 2001 by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra with Yo-Yo Ma, cello and Daniel Barenboim, conductor. Piano Reduction.
This new edition contains five pieces by Ludovico Einaudi, including
some first-time publications and a brand new arrangement of the title
track from his 2004 album Una Mattina. The 48-page full score
(piano accompaniment with solo top line) is complemented by a 16-page
insert for solo cello. An included download card gives exclusive access
to specially recorded tracks, including full demonstrations as well as
accompaniment-only backing tracks. Contents: A Fuoco DNA Indaco Resta Con Me Una Mattina
21 miniatures based on one of Theodorakis' famous song cycles. A
declaration of love to the composer's origins, the 'East of the Aegean,'
the islands of Chios, Lesbos, and Icaria. For violin and piano.