Elegie, Op. 30 by Henri Vieuxtemps (1820-1881). For viola and piano. Classical Period. Set of performance parts. 14 pages. Published by Stainer & Bell Ltd. (EC.3.3244).
Location: from Chicago, IL
July 15, 2008
I am unsure on the accuracy of the editor. I have a few recordings of the Vieuxtemps Elegie, and some articulations/bow markings in the music seem unnecessary or incorrect when compared to the recording. Also, the editor missed a low C# in bar 31.
15 of 36 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Wisconsin
September 4, 2007
This is not your fathers music!
Believe it or not my 17 year old loves this. She played it for summer recital, and she got a standing ovation. Does a father proud to hear such a nice piece of music coming from a teen. Fingers crossed she continues with viola playing in college. PS now all...
15 of 33 people found this review helpful.
Lewis Rosove/Assistant Principal Viola, MSO
Location: from MIlwaukee, WI
August 17, 2007
Two of my students introduced me to works for viola by Henri Vieuxtemps and once I heard Roberto Diaz's rendition of many of the composer's works I was more than sufficiently motivated to learn them. This summer I worked up both the Elegie and the Capriccio for performances at the...
17 of 36 people found this review helpful.