20th Century (1962). For solo bass trombone & string quartet or quintet. Includes full score, solo bass trombone part, and a single part each of violin I, violin II, viola, cello and bass. The bass part is optional, and is included for expanding the standard string quartet out to a quintet. A supplementary parts set (038493) is available to augment this set for performance with string orchestra. A complete string orchestra set is also available separately (033253).
In 1826 Mendelssohn composed a Nocturno for a Bad Doberan spa band which consisted of 11 wind players (flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, trumpet and english bass horn*). The composition was later used as the basis for his Overture for Winds op. 24 which requires much larger forces. This Nocturno, a chamber music work in the divertimento tradition, was not published during Mendelssohn's lifetime; it appears here in a first ever critical edition. Edited by Christopher Hogwood. With ...
20th Century (1980/2015). Four Elements was originally composed for violin and bass trombone. It was written as a Christmas present for the composer's sister, Priscilla, and her husband, bass trombonist, Gordon Hallberg, who performed with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Raum was experimenting with tone rows at the time, and the row is first stated in the first six notes in the trombone part, followed by the next six in the violin part. The titles are descriptive of the moods of each movement. Read More
Category: Chamber Music Duets/Duos Item: 110600 Grade/Level: Price: $21.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
For bass trombone solo and chamber ensemble (piccolo, 2 flutes, clarinet, bass clarinet, 2 french horns, tuba, piano, marimba). This is a performance score. Performance parts are available on rental only direct from the publisher. Recorded by David Taylor on the CD "Archaeopteryx" by Troy Records (item 68442) (formerly released on Summit Records as "The Music of Charles Wuorinen").
Category: Chamber Music Ensembles (9+ Parts) Item: 068441 Grade/Level: Price: $63.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days