The Cello Collection - Easy to Intermediate Level (G. Schirmer Instrumental Library). Composed by Various. For Cello, Piano Accompaniment. String. Softcover Audio Online. 80 pages. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50486133).
ISBN 1423406478. 9x12 inches.
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 (Fauré) • 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.