Articles

Ernst Schliephake and Mario Lanza

Verdi Celeste Aida arranged for Solo Violin

Editor Ernst Schliephake delivers an exciting arrangement of Verdi’s Celeste Aida, inspired by the performance of the original work by the great tenor Mario Lanza
Viacheslav Dinerchtein

Rachmaninoff’s Melody for Viola Solo and Piano

The Rachmaninoff Melody is now available arranged and transposed for viola solo and piano by Viacheslav Dinerchtein
Zachary Wadsworth

NU Cello Ensemble Series: Interview with Zachary Wadsworth

Dr. Zachary Wadsworth, whose work will be featured on the NU Cello Ensemble’s upcoming album, talks about his music, his life as a composer, and more in this exclusive interview
Deckert and Josquin

Deckert arranges the Master of Polyphony: Josquin des Prez

Benedicta es, caelorum regina by Josquin – the Franco-Flemish Renaissance master of polyphony – is now available in an arrangement for cello sextet by Hans Erik Deckert
Joseph de Pasquale S

The Viola World Loses a Legend – Remembering Joseph de Pasquale

Legendary violist Joseph de Pasquale passes away at 95
Carsten Jaspert and J.S. Bach

Carsten Jaspert arranges Bach G Minor Prelude & Fugue for Cello Quartet

Carsten Jaspert has a new edition for cello quartet: Bach G Minor Prelude & Fugue, from Well-Tempered Clavier Book II
Richard Narroway Interview

NU Cello Ensemble Series: Interview with Richard Narroway

Australian cellist Richard Narroway is a graduate of the Juilliard School & Northwestern University, as well as a current member of the NU Cello Ensemble
Jeff Bradetich - Bottesini Concerto no. 2 Master Class

Bradetich and the “Paganini of the Bass”

The famed Bottesini Concerto No. 2 for double bass is available in an exclusive edition with Jeff Bradetich’s detailed markings & string orchestra score/parts
Northwestern University Cello Ensemble

Cello Powerhouse! Meet the Northwestern University Cello Ensemble

Check out the Northwestern University Cello Ensemble, set to release their album Shadow, Echo, Memory
Despalj Rachmaninoff Vocalise

Valter Dešpalj arranges Rachmaninoff’s “Wordless” Song for Cello & Piano

Valter Dešpalj delivers an exciting new rendition of Rachmaninoff’s Vocalise by transposing it to C minor for cello and piano
Carsten Jaspert

The Famous Carmen Suite of Bizet comes to Cello Octet

In his Carmen Suite arrangement for cello octet, Carsten Jaspert has selected three movements of the Orchestra-Suites and the aria of Don José: “La fleur que tu m’avais jeté”
Popper Etudes Cello Repertoire

Conquering Difficult Cello Passages with Popper

Guest author Mihai Tetel helps cellists tackle standard cello repertoire with specific Popper études