While he was still in Bonn, perhaps in 1792 the year he departed for Vienna, Beethoven wrote this Duo for Violin and Violoncello. It is not known whether he ever completed his work as only the beginning of a fast sonata movement has survived. It is on a page in a collection of sketch leaves that is today known as the "Kafka Miscellany". Robert D. Levin has completed this fragment in the same style and thus for the first time it is in a version that can be performed. Henle's edition contains two p...
All in first position with simple rhythms, string-friendly keys, and a variety of bowing styles, this book is the perfect companion to any elementary method. Offering seven original duets, this collection features vivid personality and character for elementary strings. --the publisher
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Dittersdorf's "Duetto", well known as a sonata for viola and pianoforte, is published here for the first time in the original so-called "Schwerin" version. Both the title and the character of the piece suggest that in early performances a keyboard instrument was not used. Phrasing and dynamics have been added by the editor. - the editor
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