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Appassionato, 25 Original Concert Pieces, for Violoncello and Piano; Various (Schott)

Appassionato, 25 Original Concert Pieces, for Violoncello and Piano; Various (Schott)

25 pieces for cello and piano from the Baroque, Classical and Romantic eras. Along with classics by Vivaldi, Bréval, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Faurè, and Saint-Saëns ae several lesser known works, e.g. by August Nölck and Georg Goltermann. All the pieces are of medium technical difficulty, corresponding to grade 3-4 or grade 5-8 of the international examination system. Some can be played in the 2nd to 7th position, while several require putting the thumb under. All are suitable for the development of tone, vibrato, and differentiated bowing tecnique, as well as the performer's personal interpretation and musical presentation.


  • Sonata E minor - Vivaldi
  • Allegro (from Sonata G Major ) - Breval
  • Rondo Grazioso (from Sonata G major ) - Breval
  • Sonatina C minor - Beethoven
  • Song Without Words - Mendelssohn
  • Zart und mit Ausdruck (from Fantasy Pieces ) - Schumann, R.
  • Fantasy Pieces, Lebhaft, leicht (from Fantasy Pieces ) - Schumann, R.
  • Rasch und mit Feuer (from Fantasy Pieces ) - Schumann, R.
  • Fantasie uber Motive aus der Oper "Die Hochzeit des Figaro" von W.A. Mozart - Offenbach
  • Andante quasi Allegretto (from Trois Romances sans paroles ) - Goltermann
  • Andante con moto (from Trois Romances sans paroles ) - Goltermann
  • Larghetto ma non troppo (from Trois Romances sans paroles ) - Goltermann
  • Notturno - Goltermann
  • Serenade - Goltermann
  • Prayer - Goltermann
  • Allegro appasionato - Saint-Saens
  • The Swan - Saint-Saens
  • Gavotte - Popper
  • Sicilienne - Faure
  • Two Waltzes - Nolck
  • Waltz of the Marionettes - Nolck
  • Romance in G Major - Reger
  • Humoresque - Trowell
  • Valsette - Trowell
  • Lalai, Lullaby to awaken you? - Heller
Weight: 1.6 lbs
Book Type: Collections, Repertoire
Ensemble: Accompanied Solos
Publisher: Hal Leonard Publishing
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Ensemble Accompanied Solos
Book Type Collections
Book Type Repertoire