Just curious, what's everyone's favorite concerto or piece for soloist and orchestra?
My top three are:
1) Weber's bassoon concerto
I'm going to enter with this one into a competition coming up soon. It's my type because it's cheerful, quick, lively, and very dramatic at some points and...
I love Bassoon. I currently play, you know, the usual, piano, violin (though I dabble in Electone) but I would love to start the bassoon. It's sound it just quite soothing to me, and it can be a little comical even. But the problem is, do I really have time? Would I even continue with it? I'm...
I don't usually condone using sites like this to exploit or advertise personal endeavours, alas I'm going to.
I'm recording an album, with music consisting of instrumentations we all may enjoy on this site (WWQ, Brass quintet, string quartet, and etc.) and acoustic guitar, mandolin, banjo...
Hello all, I'm new here and also a novice in the field of composition. Specially concert music. I finished this piece for flute, clarinet and bassoon and would appreciate any comments or suggestions. It wasn't performed yet, so I'm also looking for someone who would like to play it and then know...
I am (unfortunately) switching high schools. The school that I'm switching to does not have an orchestra (I'm a cellist), and thus I will have to learn to play a new instrument to fulfill my music credits for graduation. The three instruments that I'm interested in are the bassoon, oboe, and...
I am a bassoonist and a viola player :) This obvs. means I have to read treble, alto, tenor and bass xD
I struggle to read the tenor clef as I get it mixed up with the alto most of the time!
any tips on helping read Mr Tenor??! (this can obvs apply to woodwind too! )
Here is my piece called "Spring Passion" for bassoon and string quartet. It was composed in 2009. Never performed on any concert, recorded during composition seminar. Please say a few words what you think about it :)
AUDIMozart Competition 2010
FIFTH INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION
for the performance of the Mozart's concertos for
FLUTE, OBOE, CLARINET, BASSOON, HORN
Rovereto (TN - Italy), May 21 - June 5 2010
Final round with the Haydn Orchestra of Bolzano and Trento...