Air with Variations for Viola and Strings
Air with Variations (No. 14). Charles August de Beriot. Arranged by Robert S. Frost. Published by Neil A. Kjos Co. Set Includes: 2-Viola Solo (Grade 5), 8-1st Violin, 8-2nd Violin, 5-Viola, 5-Cello, 5-Strings Bass, 1-Rehearsal Piano, 1-Full Conductor Score.
Also known as "Aire Varie", this is a true showcase for an advanced violist. Set in C Major, the four-measure theme wastes no time moving into 14 short variation plus a coda. Commanding! Vibrant! Solo is grade 5 and orchestra parts are grade 3.