The Cello Collection - Easy to Intermediate Level: G. Schirmer Instrumental Library by Hal Leonard Corp.
(String). An ideal collection for a student performing in a contest or recital after 3-4 years of study. All of the pieces can be played comfortably in first position. Contents: March in G Major (J.S. Bach) • Minuet in C Major (J.S. Bach) • Minuet from String Quintet in E Major, Op. 11, No. 5 (Boccherini) • Waltz, Op. 39, No. 15 (Brahms) • Lydia (Faure) • Solvejg's Song from Peer Gynt (Greig) • Siciliana (Handel) • Minuet (Haydn) • Jupiter Chorale from The Planets (Holst) • German Dance ("The Sleigh Ride") (Mozart) • Barcarole from The Tales of Hoffmann (Offenbach) • To Music (Schubert) • The Two Grenadiers (Schumann) • Andante cantabile from Symphony No. 5 (Tchaikovsky). Cello recordings available online for download or streaming are by Joseph Johnson, principal cello for the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, and pianist Judit Jaimes. Piano accompaniment tracks are also available.
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