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Sonata

Sonata


  • Instrumentation: double bass solo
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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
Content text: I monologo
II fantasia
III toccata
IV melodia
Difficulty: difficult
Performance duration: 16'0"
Publisher: SCHOTT MUSIC GmbH & Co KG, Mainz (001)
Series: Double-Bass Library
Year of composition: 1986
page number: 12
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.
Content text: I monologo
II fantasia
III toccata
IV melodia
Difficulty: difficult
Performance duration: 16'0"
Publisher: SCHOTT MUSIC GmbH & Co KG, Mainz (001)
Series: Double-Bass Library
Year of composition: 1986
page number: 12