This collection contains 32 trios that may be played in any combination of string instruments. The collection includes a variety of styles, from classical to folk music to original pieces and they may be used in a variety of settings, from schools to group classes and small chamber ensembles. The flexibility of these trios makes them a must-have for any string player.
Arranged or composed by Larry Clark Transcribed and edited by Doris Gazda
The seven English carols in this collection were written for use in a performance or educational settings. Each one can stand alone, but the variety of one to the next is such that they may be presented in any combination as a set.
Good King Wenceslas
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
What Child is This? (Greensleeves)
Ding Dong Merrily on High
Love Came Down at Christmas / The First Noel (Nowell)
Carole Neuen-Rabinowitz has selected some of the most memorable tunes from the operatic repertoire in this collection for string trio. Written at an advanced intermediate level, good high school players and professionals alike will enjoy these classics.
1. "Intermezzo Sinfonico" from Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni)
2. "Entr'acte" from Carmen (Bizet)
3. "Ah, Fuggi il Traditor!" from Don Giovanni (Mozart)
4. "Deh Vieni, Non Tardar" from Le Nozze di Figaro (Mozart)
5. "Libiamo" from La Traviata (Verdi)
6. "Vin O Biere" from Faust (Gounod)
7. "Quando M'en Vo Soletta per la Via" from La Boheme (Puccini)
Collected String Trios for 2 Violins and Cello (with optional Viola for Violin 2) arranged by Carole N. Rabinowitz.
Sonata in D Major for 2 Violins (Andante, Allegro assai) - Tartini
Quartetto in F Major (Allegro) - Scarlatti
Concerto Grosso in G minor (Largo, Allegro) - Geminiani
Concerto Grosso No. 10 (Preludio, Allemanda) - Corelli
Les Rozeaux from Ordre No. 13 - Couperin
Concerto in A minor for 2 Violins - Vivaldi
Sonata (Allegro, Andante, Vivace) - Telemann
A welcome addition to the repertoire for all string players , these versatile trios are written so that they can be performed by any combination of three string instruments. Arranged by prominent string pedagogue Doris Gazda, the compositions will sound full and satisfying whether they are played by only three instruments or a full string orchestra. The selections cover a wide variety of musical styles and are progressively organized by level of difficulty, from easy to intermediate.
This is an original collection of multi-level pieces with flexible scoring that can be played by any combination of violin, viola, and cello. Each trio has two easy parts and one part for a teacher or advanced student. The optional piano accompaniments provide additional musical color to the ensemble.
Title: Trio Tapestry, By Martin, Joanne, Published by Summy-Birchard Inc.
Nine favorites from Johann Sebastian Bach have been set for string trio in this fantastic collection. Arranged at a readable level for gigs, these pieces are a wonderful way to include a taste of the Baroque in any performance occasion. Includes an optional Violin 2 for a Viola substitute.
"Air" from Partita #6
"Echo" from French Overture
"Fugue #21" from The Well-Tempered Clavier
"Prelude #19" from The Well-Tempered Clavier
"Prelude #24" from The Well-Tempered Clavier
"Prelude and Fugue #9" from The Well-Tempered Clavier
"Sarabande" from Partita #3
Brandenburg Concerto #2
Concerto in D minor for 2 Violins (2nd movement)