Journals Higher Education

Price: Available on Request

Available to rent from Edition Peters

Published: 02 August 1979

Duration: 25 minutes

Difficulty: Moderately Difficult - Difficult

ISBN: 9780193624412

Audio excerpt (courtesy of NMC Recordings NMC D058) (mp3)

Gordon Crosse

Concerto for Cello

Conductor's score and parts on hire

Forces or Category: Solo cello & full orchestra

Orchestration: vc solo, 2 fl (both+picc), 2 ob (II+ca), 2 cl (II+bcl), 2 bn, hn, 2 tpt, 2 tbn, timp, 3 perc (vib, mba, glock, sus cym, tam, small gong, bell or bell plate, tri, tamb, Chinese w blk, 2 bongos, conga, MD, TD), hp, cel, pn, str

This is not a consciously brilliant, virtuoso, "display" concerto and has no cadenza. Instead it concentrates on two 'natural' attributes of the ...

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