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Sonata

Sonata


  • Instrumentation: double bass solo
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Incl. VAT and excl. shipping Weight: 0.08 kg

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Description
For a number of years the Latvian composer Peteris Vasks, famous for his atmospheric compositions for string orchestra like 'Cantabile' and 'Musica dolorosa', worked as a double bass player in various Baltic orchestras.
He composed the present sonata in order to explore all the technical possibilities of his own instrument to the full.
Details
Binding: Saddle stitching
Content text: I monologo
II fantasia
III toccata
IV melodia
Difficulty: difficult
ISMN: 979-0-001-12770-7
Performance duration: 16'0"
Publisher: Schott Music
Series: Double-Bass Library
Uraufführung : 14. Oktober 1988 Riga (LV) · Andris Grunte, Kontrabass
Year of composition: 1986
page number: 12
Performances
2015-05-05 | Kiev (Ukraine)
2015-03-22 | Rīga (Latvia), Latvijas Nacionālā bibliotēka
2013-08-23 | Tehran (Iran), Roudaki Hall — 20:00
2013-08-22 | Tehran (Iran), Roudaki Hall — 20:00
2013-08-21 | Tehran (Iran), Roudaki Hall — 20:00 | national Premiere
2007-04-10 | Riga (Latvia)
1988-10-14 | Riga (Latvia) | World Premiere
For a number of years the Latvian composer Peteris Vasks, famous for his atmospheric compositions for string orchestra like 'Cantabile' and 'Musica dolorosa', worked as a double bass player in various Baltic orchestras.
He composed the present sonata in order to explore all the technical possibilities of his own instrument to the full.
Binding: Saddle stitching
Content text: I monologo
II fantasia
III toccata
IV melodia
Difficulty: difficult
ISMN: 979-0-001-12770-7
Performance duration: 16'0"
Publisher: Schott Music
Series: Double-Bass Library
Uraufführung : 14. Oktober 1988 Riga (LV) · Andris Grunte, Kontrabass
Year of composition: 1986
page number: 12
2015-05-05 | Kiev (Ukraine)
2015-03-22 | Rīga (Latvia), Latvijas Nacionālā bibliotēka
2013-08-23 | Tehran (Iran), Roudaki Hall — 20:00
2013-08-22 | Tehran (Iran), Roudaki Hall — 20:00
2013-08-21 | Tehran (Iran), Roudaki Hall — 20:00 | national Premiere
2007-04-10 | Riga (Latvia)
1988-10-14 | Riga (Latvia) | World Premiere