Cheney: Solos for Young Cellists, Volumes 1-6

Cheney: Solos for Young Cellists, Volumes 1-6
Solos for Young Cellists is a series of music compilations with companion CDs. This series is not designed as a method, but rather as a collection of wonderful music. This collection offers young cellists the opportunity to work in various positions, techniques, meters, keys and musical styles. These pieces provide exciting and diverse additions to the current repertoire. Many of the works in the collection are recognized as major repertoire pieces while others are newly published or original compositions.

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Compiled, edited, and recorded by Carey Cheney, Solos for Young Cellists is a graded series of works ranging from elementary to advanced levels and represents a truly exciting variety of musical genres and techniques. The collection will become a valuable resource for teachers and students of all ages and levels.

The piano track recorded on the second half of each CD gives the cellist the chance to practice performing with accompaniments

Volume 1: Simple Folk Songs (8) * Scherzo, Op.12, No. 3-Schlemuller * Forward, March!, Op.14, No. 6- Schlemuller * Livi's Blues-E. W. Cheney * Budapesto-C. Cheney * Gondola Song-Schlemuller * Concerto in C Major, III No. 6- Vivaldi.

Volume 2: * Cradle Song-Squire * Berceuse-Jarnefelt * Drei Leichte Stucke-Hindemith * Running of the Bulls-E. W. Cheney * Nina-Pergolesi * Elfintanz-Jenkinson * At Twilight-Squire * Neopolitan Dance-Marcelli

Volume 3: Romance-Debussy * Bourree-Squire * Serenade Basque-Adorian * Sicilienne-Faure * Sonata in E Minor, Op. 38, No. 1-Romberg * Sonata in E Minor, Op. 38, No. 1-Romberg/Farrar (quartet arrangement) * Fond Recollections, Op. 64, No. 1-Popper * Harlequinade-Squire * Humoresque-Squire

Volume 4: Sonata in C Major-Handel * Suite Francaise-Bazelaire * Le Basque-Marais * Orientale from Kaleidoscope, Op. 50, No. 9-Cui * Etude-Caprice, Op. 54, No. 4-Golterman.

Volume 5: * Salut d' Amour, Op. 12- E. Elgar * Pieces from the 10th, 12th and 14th Concerti- F. Couperin (Keyboard realizations by David Dunford) Siciliene, La Tromba , Plainte and Air de Diable * Adagio & Allegro, Op. 70- R. Schumann * Mazurka- D. Popper * Meditation- F. Bridge * Julie-O- M. Summer/arr. C. Cheney.

Volume 6: * Song Without Words, Op. Posthumous 109- F. Mendelssohn * Sonata in C Major, G. 6- L. Boccherini (keyboard realizations and cello accompaniment setting by Claude Kenneson) * Piece pour violoncelle, Op. 77 ("Papillon")- G. Faure * Prayer from "Jewish Life"- E. Bloch * Eclectic Suite ("Pops' Cycle")- M. Forsythe includes Potpourri, Song of Light and Ripsnorter Finale.

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Price $13.99
Composer Cheney
Editor No
Music by Instrument Cello
Publisher Summy-Birchard