Commissioned by the McKim Fund in the Library of Congress and premiered in October 1995 at the Kennedy Center by Robin Lorentz, vln, and Vicki Ray, pno. Duration: ca. 17 minutes. In three movements
A collection of 365 exercises, one for each day of the year. Techniques covered include scales, ornaments, rhythm, bowing, arpeggios, and more. Styles covered include pop, rock, bluegrass, swing, funk, country, and more. With an introduction. Includes access to online audio.
In four movements: I. Adagio Religioso -- II. Scherzo -- III. Adagio -- IV. Presto. With a program note. Dedicated to Orli Shaham and Gil Shaham. Commissioned by New York's 92nd Street Y. Premiered in New York, April 2011. This work was inspired by traditional Jewish music. Of advanced difficulty.…
In one movement. The music is in two main sections: a moderato which emphasizes triads and fifths -- and a presto with rapid lines. Of advanced difficulty.
With Viggo Mangor, archlute; and Ulrik Spang-Hanssen, organ.
With Gaetano Nasillo, cello; and Guido Morini, harpsichord.
…movement. With performance notes. Dedicated to Waldo Alexander. Commissioned by Chris Alexander. Premiered in Berlin, 2012. This edition contains a violin part and a piano part, bound together and paginated consecutively. The parts are not synchronized. The players should be positioned far apart,…
Music by Franck, Massenet, Saint-Saens, Faure, and Ravel. Contents: Violin Sonata in A Major, FWV 8 -- Thaïs: Méditation -- Introduction et rondo capriccioso in A Minor -- Berceuse (Lullaby), Op. 16 -- Tzigane. With Anna Rutkowska-Schock, piano.
This song sets a text by M. Faust, and was dedicated to Emmy Nawrath. This edition reprints a 1917 volume published by Zimmermann of Leipzig.
Contents: Violin Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 3 No. 2 -- Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 3 No. 1 -- Violin Concerto No. 4 in E major, Op. 3 No. 4. With the String Soloists.
Music from the manuscript MS 73 Klangefurt, which was discovered by Skuplik. With Evangelina Mascardi.
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A disc of violin music by the 20th century Neapolitan composer Fusella. With Angela Meluso, piano.
This disc contains solo violin repertoire from the German Baroque, including music by Bach, Telemann, Baltzar, and Vilsmayr.
…Ricordando -- IV. Finale. With a preface and biographical notes in Catalan, Spanish and English. Color photos. Dedicated to the violin maker David Bagué. The music was inspired by the testing of a new violin, in which the player performs a variety of short passages of works from different periods.
A method for more advanced violin players, in three parts. Part One covers exercises on one string, articulations, chromaticism, trills, and more. Part Two features exercises in positions two through ten. Part Three explores sustained notes, scales, arpeggios, and more. All texts are in Italian,…
Edited by Kenneth Cooper and Patrick Wood. In one movement. With a preface. This sonata dates from 1669, and imitates the sounds of forest and barnyard animals and birds.
Contents: Concerto, RV 331 in sol minore -- Concerto, RV 171 in do maggiore per S.M.C.C. -- Concerto, RV 391 in si minore Op. 9 No. 12 -- Concerto, RV 271 in mi magiore (L'amoroso) -- Concerto, RV 327 in sol minore -- Concerto, RV 263a in mi maggiore -- Concerto, RV 181 in do maggiore. Minasi…
A selection of sonatas by father Gaetano and son Giovanni. With the Archicembalo Ensemble.
Contents: Tarantelle, Op. 21 -- Reverie -- Fiori di Napoli, Op. 22 -- Variations sur Nel cor piu non mi sento, Op. 2 -- Romanza in E flat, Op. 23 -- Romanza in A flat, Op. 23 -- Introduzione e Variazioni brillanti. Sivori was Paganini's only pupil. With Angela Meluso, piano.
Scalero was an Italian composer, violinist and teacher. Tortorelli plays his music with pianist Angela Meluso.