Limerock (violin part - vln, bs)
String Duet - Digital Sheet Music

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Instrumental Duet Double Bass,Instrumental Duet,Violin - Level 5 - Digital Download

SKU: A0.861868

Arranged by Mark O'Connor, Edgar Meyer. 20th Century,Contemporary,Folk. Score and parts. 8 pages. Mark O'Connor Musik International #6204395. Published by Mark O'Connor Musik International (A0.861868).

Limerock (violin part – vln, bs) MO123B

Violin Part (score and parts available)

Music by Mark O’Connor

4 pages - 2:20 minutes in length


Limerock adapted for violin and doublebass is an arrangement of one of the most beautiful hoedowns in American fiddling literature. Originally a two part tune, Texas fiddling pioneer Benny Thomasson arranged a version that approximates the one most performed today. Mark O’Connor and Edgar Meyer built upon the Thomasson variations to create a unique and thrilling violin and bass duet that first appeared on O’Connor’s Grammy winning recording, "New Nashville Cats". O’Connor has adapted the 2nd part to include viola, viola and cello to offer four different versions of the arrangement. "Limerock" is a fine example of how a tune O’Connor learned by ear as a youth evolved into a virtuoso piece in a classical setting. It is most suitable for advanced and intermediate levels.


Original music printed from the composer’s manuscripts.

Music editing, copying and engraving by Mark O’Connor

using "Finale" on Apple Macintosh 1990


Composed by Mark O’Connor

Limerock can be heard on "Appalachian Journey" featuring Mark O’Connor, Yo-Yo Ma and Edgar Meyer, Sony Classical

Limerock can also be heard on Mark O’Connor’s "Crossing Bridges" OMAC Records, and "The New Nashville Cats" Warner Bros. Records


Catalogue Number MO123B

Copyright © 1990 by Mark O’Connor Music International


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