Articles

Valter and Pavle Despalj

Omaggio a Bellini from the Brothers Dešpalj

We’ve got a double treat of Dešpalj for you! Editor Valter Dešpalj joins with his brother Pavle to bring an exciting original composition from latter, Omaggio a Bellini, to you in two arrangements: cello & guitar and cello & piano.
Granados Intermezzo Cello Despalj Featured

Valter Dešpalj takes on some Spanish Flavor with Granados and Guitar

Enrique Granados’ Intermezzo from the opera Goyescas has been arranged for cello and guitar by Valter Dešpalj
Stephen Watkins Unheard Serenade

Hear the Unheard Serenade by Stephen Watkins

Inspired by the second verse of the poem “Let Me Enjoy” by Thomas Hardy, this wordless serenade is written in the style of Purcell for cello octet
Mendelssohn Song Without Words

Cello and Guitar Sing a Song without Words

Valter Dešpalj continues to explore how guitar accompaniment can help to emphasize a character of intimacy in music with cello. Mendelssohn’s Song without Words, Op. 109 joins as the newest arrangement.
O Holy Night

New Holiday Score: O Holy Night for Cello Trio

Celebrate the holidays with a cello trio arrangement of Adolphe Adam’s O Holy Night by Kathy Fraser
Barlowe Come Close the Curtain of Your Eyes Featured

A Poem for Violin and Piano by Amy Barlowe

An original composition by Amy Barlowe for violin and piano, based on the poem of the same name by Pauline Avery Crawford
Joseph Silverstein

Remembering Joseph Silverstein

Violinist, conductor, and teacher Joseph Silverstein has passed away at age 83
Josef Rheinberger

Abendlied “Evening Song” for Cello Sextet

Valter Dešpalj has arranged fellow Liechtensteinian Josef Rheinberger’s organ composition Abendlied (Evening Song) for cello sextet
Griffin Blues on the G String

Hear and Play the Blues with up to Twenty Celli

If you’ve never had the opportunity to play with four cello quintets at once, now’s your chance with Steven Griffin’s original composition Blues on the G String
Joseph Silverstein Rehearsal

Interview with Joseph Silverstein

Hans Jensen sits down for an exclusive interview with violinist Joseph Silverstein, who shares his experiences at Meadowmount, as well as those of his significant career in classical music
Keen - Ravel Pavane

New Editor Arranges Ravel’s Pavane for Twelve Celli

Kars Sebastian Keen arranges Ravel’s Pavane pour une infante défunte for 12 celli in his editorial debut at Ovation Press
Schubert Arpeggione Sonata

Dešpalj arranges the only piece written for this instrument…

Valter Dešpalj delivers an exciting new arrangement of the only notable piece for the arpeggione, a long-extinct six-stringed instrument, for cello and guitar