Bags of Classics for Cello is filled with favourite melodies from famous works of classical music, arranged for the grade 3-4 player who is developing position work and perhaps trying vibrato.
Bags of Classics for Cello is filled with favourite melodies from famous works of classical music, arranged for the grade 3-4 player who is developing position work and perhaps trying vibrato. Selected and arranged by leading string pedagogue Mary Cohen to lie well under the hand, it introduces a wide variety of styles and sound worlds, from Vivaldi and Purcell to Saint-Saens and Holst. A great selection for consolidation work, sight-reading practice, or just for sheer musical enjoyment.
Allegro from Brandenburg Concerto No.3 (Bach); Dance Of The Comedians (Smetana); Dance Macabre (Saint-Saens); Dido's Lament (Purcell); Dragons (Bizet); Farandole (Bizet); In The Hall Of The Mountain King (Grieg); Jupiter from The Planets (Holst); Minuet (Gluck); Musette from Anna Magdalene's Notebook (Anon); Papageno's Song (Mozart); Pavane (Faure); Ritornello from Brandenburg Concerto No.5 (Bach); Rondo from Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Mozart); Sleigh Ride (L. Mozart); Winter from The Four Seasons (Vivaldi); The Elephant from Carnival Of The Animals (Saint-Saens); Theme from String Quartet in A minor (Schubert); Theme from 'The Bird' String Quartet (Haydn); Theme from Caprice No.24 (Paganini); Fur Elise (Beethoven); Theme from The Italian Symphony (Mendelssohn); Theme from Serenade (Mozart); Theme from Symphopny No.40 (Mozart); Theme from Trumpet Concerto (Haydn); Theme from William Tell Overture (Rossini)