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CELLO QUARTET SWIPES: VIVALDI Adagio Transcription for 4 cellos

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By Antonio Vivaldi and Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

Cello, String Quartet, TTBB, String Orchestra, QUARTET of Four Cellists - Advanced Intermediate - Digital Download
Composed by Antonio Vivaldi and Wilhelm Friedemann Bach. Arranged by Carol Lyon, cellist. Baroque Period, Spiritual, Easter, Lent, Funeral. Score. 4 pages. Published by Fiddle-A-Spell by FiddlingLion, LLC (S0.207741).

Item Number: S0.207741

Cello Quartet Swiped! in Bass and Tenor clefs with parts that are moderately challenging for amateurs and professionals. Lengthened, this piece is loosely based upon Wilhelm Friedemann Bach's rendition for organ, which he, in turn, had swiped This 4-Cello composition was swiped from an Adagio 2nd movement work by Vivaldi for solo violins with chamber orchestra, and then swiped by Wilhelm Friedemann Bach for Organ. Suitable for somber occasions, fun, church services, and for professional or student recitals. Look for other SWIPED! Cello Quartets by Carol Lyon, student of Pablo Casals, Gregor Piatigorsky, Jacqueline Du PrMstislav Rostropovich, and Teaching Fellow for Greenhouse, and for Samuel Houston Mayes.

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  • April 23, 2019 Cello Quartet Swipes: Vivaldi Adagio

    Beautiful transcription of a Vivaldi Concerto Adagio for 2 violins, made better here in a quartet for 4 cellos. Not easy parts, but several levels. Sad melody, but heroic.

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