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Concerto In F Minor For Bass Tuba And Orchestra

By Ralph Vaughan Williams

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Bass tuba solo and piano accompaniment
Composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958). Tuba. 20th Century and British. Set of performance parts. 30 pages. Duration 15'. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193694552).

Item Number: OU.9780193694552

ISBN 9780193694552. 9x12 inches.

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  • 5

    Will
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • March 31, 2015 Tuba concerto in f minor

    Great but I'm worried that it won't have a full orchestra accompiment or is to hard to play

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  • 5

    Anonymous
    Location:
    New York
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • November 15, 2014 Concerto in F Minor

    It is fun to play and was written with the advice of Philip Catelinet, tubist with LSO. It was without a doubt written for a compensating F tuba that Philip used to premier it under the direction of Sir Thomas Beecham about 60 years ago. Be warned that the composer...

    didn't want the high Ab in the Cadenza and he wanted the third movement in the style of a heavy German peasant waltz rather than the fast three so many play it.

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  • 5

    Marc
    Location:
    Arizona
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • July 08, 2009 Great Great Great!!!

    This should be in every tubist's library. It's so challenging yet fun to play! This three movement concerto has made me a better tuba player and it will do the same for you!!!

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  • 5

    Zach N.
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • January 19, 2009 Excellent piece, very challenging

    The Vaughan-Williams is quite an undertaking for a tubist. It is most easily played on an F tuba but I have heard it played on E Flat and BB Flat horns. This is catagorized in "essentials" for orchestral auditions, but is great for college auditions as well f you...

    're up to the challenge.

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  • 5

    Ryan
    Location:
    Provo, Utah
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • February 22, 2007 A standard for tuba playing

    Every tubist should play this sometime within their career

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