Solos for Young Cellists is an eight-volume series of music compilations with companion CDs. The series ranges from elementary to advanced levels and represents a truly exciting variety of musical genres and techniques. This collection of wonderful music offers young cellists the opportunity to work in various positions, techniques, meters, keys, and musical styles. Many of the works have long been recognized as stepping stones to the major instrumental repertoire, while others are newly published pieces and original compositions, providing an exciting and diverse choice of study. The collection will become a valuable resource for teachers and students of all ages and levels.
Notes from the Trowell Scholar Dr. Martin Griffiths * Sonata in E Major (François Francoeur (Louis Francoeur)) Adagio cantabile, Allegro vivo, Tempo di gavotta, Sarabanda: Largo cantabile, Giga: Allegro vivace, Playing Artificial or False Harmonics * Waldesruhe, Op. 68, No. 5 (Silent/Restful Woods) (A. Dvorák) * The Bee (F. Schubert) * Tzig! Tzig! (Danse Magyare) (W. H. Squire) * Capriccio (L. Foss)