Edited for the advanced student or professional, Carlo Tessarini's charming four-movement sonata features challenges including double-stops, thumb position passages, and numerous ornaments. While an excellent piece in its entirety, movements one and four can be used for stand alone performance.
The Cello Collection contains 14 easy to intermediate pieces in first position by thirteen famous composers. This collection includes a companion CD that contains full performances along with piano accompaniments. Each CD is enhanced with tempo-adjustment software for CD-ROM computer use. Performers: Joseph Johnson, cello with Judit Jaimes, piano.
March in G Major (Bach)
Minuet in C Major (Bach)
Minuet from String Quintet in E Major, Op. 11, No. 5 (Boccherini)
Waltz, Op. 39, No. 15 (Brahms)
Solvejg's Song from Peer Gynt (Grieg)
Jupiter Chorale from The Planets (Holst)
German Dance "The Sleigh Ride" (Mozart)
Barcarole from The Tales of Hoffmann (Offenbach)
To Music (Schubert)
The Two Grenadiers (Schumann)
Andante cantabile from Symphony No. 5 (Tchaikovsky)
Title: The Cello Collection; Published by G. Schirmer, Inc., Item number: 50486133
The Cello Collection: Intermediate to Advanced Level
The Cello Collection: Intermediate to Advanced Level contains eight pieces by eight classical composers, from Bach to Barber. This collection includes historical information on each piece and two companion CDs with full performances along with piano accompaniments. Each CD is enhanced with tempo-adjustment software for CD-ROM computer use. Performers: Joseph Johnson, cello with Judit Jaimes, piano.
Suite No. 1 for Solo Cello (Bach)
Adagio from Sonata, Op. 6 (Barber)
Sonata, Op. 5, No. 1 (Beethoven)
Allegro non troppo from Sonata, Op. 38 (Brahms)
Gavotte in D, Op. 23, No. 2 (Popper)
Allegro appassionato, Op. 43 (Saint-Saens)
Title: The Cello Collection: Intermediate to Advanced Level; Published by G. Schirmer, Inc., Item number: 50486149
Cinq pieces enfantines (Five Children's pieces) from Ma Mere L'oye (Mother Goose) for cello and piano by Maurice Ravel. Transcribed for cello by Mark Fish.
I. Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant (Pavane of Sleeping Beauty)
II. Petit Poucet (Little Tom Thumb)
III. Laideronnette, imperatrice des Pagodes (Little Ugly Girl, Empress of the Pagodas)
IV. Les Entretiens de la Belle et de la Bete (Conversation of Beauty and the Beast)
V. Le Jardin feerique (The Fairy Garden)