This piece is definitely for the highly advanced player. It is full of meter changes, complex rhythms, meters and difficult leaps. It ranges from low C# (C#4) to double high Ab (Ab6), and has few noticeable breathing spots. Recommended only for players with advanced technique, excellent rhythm and clean articulation. -MP
Category: Oboe Solos - Unaccompanied Item: 027691 Grade: Grade 7 - Virtuosic Price: $8.50 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
These book/CD packs for solo instrumentalists feature 8 songs from beloved composer Johann Sebastian Bach: Air ú Minuet ú Ave Maria ú Arioso ú Chorale ú Bist Du bei mir ú Schafe k”nnen sicher weiden ú Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (two versions). Includes a bio of Bach and a CD featuring appropriate accompaniments on the organ, harpsichord and cello.
Category: Oboe Composer Collections - Unaccompanied Item: 045067 Grade: Intermediate Price: $12.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
10 fabulous Bernstein solos from several of his shows. Includes: Maria (West Side Story) Tonight (West Side Story) Somewhere (West Side Story) Psalm 23 (Chichester Psalms) A Simple Song (Mass) There Is a Garden (Trouble in Tahiti) Lucky to be Me (On the Town) I Can Cook Too (On the Town) Oh, Happy We (Candide) One Hand, One Heart (West Side Story) Something's Coming (West Side Story).
Category: Oboe Composer Collections - Unaccompanied Item: 074935 Grade: Price: $14.99 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
20th Century. A standard solo piece for any serious oboist to have in their repertoire. Suitable for advanced high school students and college students. Spans the full range of the oboe from low Bb (Bb) to high F (F6). Demands the player to explore all charcteristics of the oboe, from pensive and dramatic to raucous and spirited. Makes use of the full dynamic range and calls for a variety of articulations. Requires attention to detail to capture the character and style of each movement. -MP (s...
Twelve short transcribed works including: I Bought Me A Cat; Simple Gifts; I've Heard An Organ Talk Sometimes; Vieux Poeme; Laurie's Song; Billy & His Sweetheart; Dirge in Woods; Zion's Walls; Ching-A-Ring Chaw; Little Horses; Going to Heaven; Fanfare for the Common Man. Piano accompaniment book (optional) is sold separately, number 33601.
Category: Oboe Composer Collections - Unaccompanied Item: 033594 Grade: Price: $9.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
For any solo C treble clef instrument (flute, oboe, keyboard, harpo, guitar). A volume of six (approximately 5 minutes each) expressive, fully transcribed compositions by Egyptian violinist/composer Abdo Dagher, master virtuoso in the traditional art of monodic (non-harmonized) Arabic music. The pieces include Layali Zamaan (Nights of the Past), Longa Nahawand, An-Nil (The Nile), Nidaa' (Call to Prayer), Longa gam, and Sama'i Kurd Yakaa (10/4 meter). These melodic compositions will give Western ...
21st Century (2012). Inspired by the music of great Russian composer, Sergei Prokofiev. Ashley Floyd states on the preface page, "Prokofiev composed some of my favorite excerpts for the oboe (The Love for Three Oranges, Peter and the Wolf, and the First Symphony come immediately to mind) and my piece is a homage to the great master." The work is built on two contrasting ideas. The first consists of short, violent outbursts based around the E-flat minor chord. These snippets of the Eflat minor tri...
Stuff is the first of four recital pieces commissioned by and dedicated to 78 adventure-seeking tubists representing 30 states and three countries, who fearlessly joined the 2001 Solstice/Equinox Commissioning Consortium. As each solstice and equinox approached during the year 2001, a new piece was sent out to the participants. All four pieces (Stuff, High Autumn, Just a Thought and Endorphins) now exist in multiple versions for orchestral and band instruments and are programmed frequently at con...
12 of Handel's most famous compositions. Includes authentic-sounding organ and cello accompaniments on CD. Includes Largo from Xerxes; Sarabande; He Shall Feed His Flock; Arioso; Adagio e Staccato; Hornpipe; Air; Minuet; rejoice; Minuets I; Minuet II; Rejoice Greatly O Daughter of Zion.
Category: Oboe Composer Collections - Unaccompanied Item: 060453 Grade: Price: $14.95 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
Writen in 1996, Ganymed for solo oboe (oboe d'amore) was revised in 2004 and is based on the Greek saga of the abduction of Ganymed by Zeus. It is in in 5 movements and the score layout is thoughtful and well engraved. It was written for and premiered by Josef Blank, solo oboist of the State Orchestra of Gartnerplatz in Munich in 2006.
Category: Oboe Solos - Unaccompanied Item: 081817 Grade: Price: $17.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
From 2006, Three Angularities is three diverse movements for solo oboe - a flowing Andante, a disjointed Allegro vivace, and a languid Lento. Three Angularities was written for his son James Austin Smith, a virtuoso oboist who can be seen performing the work on YouTube. For advanced oboists. Dur.: c.5' -the publisher
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