For clarinet & string quartet (2 violins, viola, cello). From the composer: Soliloquy was written in memory of my father, who died on September 1, 1975. He had been a concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic for 23 years, and I still find it hard to think of that orchestra without him sitting in the first chair. So the idea of an extended dialogue for clarinet and violin seemed not only natural but inevitable. The Soliloquy begins with a long, unaccompanied line for the violin. The other string...
Trevor Cramer's Six Riotous Rhymes for Woodwind Quintet with Narration is based on rhymes by Carole Scutt from the books riotous Rhymes for Children of all Ages and the Rhyme Time. The narration is within the instrumental parts and this edition comes with parts, Titles include: Catered Affair, Unique Antique, Clearly I'm a Jellyfish, Peep in Touch, Bear with Me, and others. Score & parts. - publisher (score sample pages)
A slow introduction is followed by an energetic, rhythmic and modal six-eight dance over an Afro-Cuban ostinato. Arranged for trio by Gustavo Tavares. • Part 1: Clarinet, Violin or Trumpet. • Part 2: Cello, Bassoon or Trombone.
Category: Chamber Music Trios Item: 088502 Grade: Price: $34.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
For clarinet (or trumpet or violin), cello (or bassoon or trombone) & piano. Paquito's classical/Latin jazz trio has many lyrical sections and is composed in the style of a Cuban danz˘n. Includes an optional improvisation section for the top voice (clarinet, violin or trumpet).
(solo & piano score sample pages)
Category: Chamber Music Trios Item: 088503 Grade: Price: $22.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
For 3-part "piano trio" of violin (or clarinet or trumpet), cello (or bassoon or trombone) & piano. A memorable recital work and excellent example of Paquito's unique mix of Latin and modal jazz styles. The colorful and episodic Preludio is followed by an energetic, lilting Merengue in five-eight time. Includes improvised solos for the top voice (clarinet, violin or trumpet). (piano score & trumpet solo part sample pages)
For violin, cello & piano. "(Trio No. ) begins with the piano playing a slowly morphing chord that starts as a series of strident blasts and gradually loses its sharp edges. Woven between these chords are fragments of a lyrical theme, in tandem violin and cello lines. As the theme coalesces, and the piano chords melt, Mr. Dalbavie builds a rich, harmonically freewheeling texture." (Allan Kozinn, The New York Times) For advanced performers. Duration: 18:00.
Category: Chamber Music Trios Item: 080049 Grade: Price: $38.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
21st Century (2006). Commissioned by 20th Century Unlimited and dedicated to Saville Ryan and Charles Marsh. For solo guitar and string quintet (2 violins, viola, cello, double bass). Incldues full score and all parts.
Category: Chamber Music Sextets Item: 112626 Grade: Price: $45.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
For solo violin, wind octet (0222-2), double bass and percussion (one player). Full Score and Solo Violin Part only. Ensemble parts are not included. Inspired by the urban landscapes of American artist Georgia O'Keeffe, Ladder to the Moon is a musical tribute, recreating the feeling of skyscrapers and cityscapes of 1930s Manhattan. -the publisher
Category: Chamber Music Ensembles (9+ Parts) Item: 083888 Grade: Price: $30.00 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
For oboe & vibraphone. Tangling Shadows was commissioned by oboist Amy Anderson and percussionist Lisa Rogers, both professors in the School of Music at Texas Tech University. The piece was premiered on November 8, 2006 at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention in Austin, Texas. The 8-minute work is based upon the Pablo Neruda poem, "Thinking, Tangling Shadows." Fragments of the text may be found throughout the score for reference.
Category: Chamber Music Duets/Duos Item: 065465 Grade: Price: $32.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
For euphonium & marimba/vibraphone. Spitfire is a tour-de-force duet for euphonium and marimba/vibraphone that takes your breath away from the first flourish of 16th notes and doesn't let go until the final note. Caution: Not for the feint of heart. Optional tuba part for brass duet with percussion. PROGRAM NOTES Spitfire was inspired by the British fighter planes of the same name used by the Royal Air Force and several other countries during World War II. Designed as a short-range, high-perfor...
20th Century (1984) For trumpet in C, cello & piano. Originally written in 1984 for concert tours of the Clarion Trio (Anthony Plog, Edward Willett & SharonDavis). The work is a set of variations on an old five-toned melody War Department, from a song book published in 1835. Score & parts. Duration is 11:30. (trumpet, cello parts & piano score samples)
20th Century (1986). For trombone & string quartet (2 violins, viola, cello). Three movment work by the composer of the well known Trombone Sonata. Movements are Andante (q=96); Andante (q=72) and Allegro non Troppo (in 15/8 at q.=120). Tenor & bass clefused in the solo part.
Category: Chamber Music Quintets Item: 082639 Grade: Price: $32.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
A stately original work in an up-tempo Allegro Molto. For 5-part ensemble. All five parts included in this one set - no need to purchase additional books. Includes a full score and the following parts: Part 1 in C (high), C (low), Bb, Eb; Part 2 in C, Bb, Eb; Part 3 in C, Bb (high); Bb (low), Eb, F; alto clef, bass clef; Part 4 in Bb, Eb, F, bass clef; Part 5 in Bb, Eb, bass clef; tympani; 2 percussion. Using these parts a woodwind, brass or string quintet can be formed, or any number of other le...