Solo cello - Level C-D (moderately difficult - difficult)
Composed by William Walton (1902-1983). Edited by Hugh MacDonald. William Walton Edition. Pieces & Studies. 8 pages. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193366206).
Item Number: OU.9780193366206
ISBN 9780193366206. Pieces & Studies. 12 x 9 inches.
The Passacaglia for Violoncello Solo, one of Walton's last works, was commissioned by Mstislav Rostropovich and first performed in 1982. The short Tema, published for the first time, was written in 1970 as part of a collective composition for the Prince of Wales.