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Re: Digest Number 1330

I see the point of the open fingering you and Esha suggested for the first example. I'm a professional double bassist and sometimes the truly easy fingerings
ngarber@sbcglobal.net
Dec 30, 2015
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3597

Re: Digest Number 1330

Hello Neil, interesting question! My fingering for this: Bar 78/Beat1 (short: 78/1): d2,f1,a0 78/3: d'4,d2,f1,a0,d0 81/2: a4, f1-stays,e4(II),f1 81/3:
orpheon
Dec 28, 2015
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3596

Re: fingering advice

Thanks, that’s something I hadn’t considered. My real question on a passage like that was whether to barre the F, A and D with 4th finger. That’s not
    Neil
    Dec 25, 2015
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    3595

    Re: fingering advice

    For the second half of your first example, I would try for more resonance by using a chordal fingering on the arpeggios. In other words, open top D, first
    Esha Neogy
    Dec 25, 2015
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    3594

    fingering advice

    I have a couple of fingering questions. I'm working on the C.P.E Bach C major sonata and there are two examples in the middle movement where I'm not sure of
    ngarber@sbcglobal.net
    Dec 24, 2015
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    3593

    Re: asking for suggestions on sheet music/compilations

    Two thoughts: - Not all of Marais is beyond intermediate level. - The original poster asked for collections or compilations, which I assume means an assortment
    Esha Neogy
    Sep 15, 2015
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    3592

    Re: asking for suggestions on sheet music/compilations

    Funny, my opinion of opus 10 as compared to opus 31 is the opposite of yours. I am certainly an intermediate viol player and have played through large parts of
    Peter Newton
    Sep 15, 2015
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    3591

    Re: Soundpost placement

    Hello, thanks for your postings, Ray and Ken! The proportions Ray described are given at my viol approximately: the center of the backplate, where – more or
    violdigamb
    Sep 14, 2015
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    3590

    Re: asking for suggestions on sheet music/compilations

    Try here: Category:Scores featuring the viol - IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library: Free Public Domain Sheet Music ... On Sunday, September 13, 2015 9:03 PM, "William
    EDUARDO KLEIN
    Sep 14, 2015
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    3589

    Re: Digest Number 1326

    Contact Martha, and also me (Peter H. Adams). We both publish music for solo lyra viol. Also buy Carol Herman's book about lyra viol. It is a valuable book on
    phapha607
    Sep 14, 2015
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    3588

    Re: asking for suggestions on sheet music/compilations

    Well caught, Peter. I meant Op. 31. I know about Op.10, and for the most part, I wouldn't recommend that to someone asking for intermediate viol. About half of
    William Brohinsky
    Sep 13, 2015
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    3587

    Re: asking for suggestions on sheet music/compilations

    Hello Karen, I recommend Alison Crum's "Intermediate Solos for the Bass Viol" very much, too. For exercising purposes I made backing tracks from the continuo
    violdigamb
    Sep 13, 2015
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    3586

    Re: asking for suggestions on sheet music/compilations

    Thanks for this useful information. I can't see Boismortier's opus 30 on IMSLP, Opus 31 is there and fits the description reasonably well, so perhaps the
    Peter Newton
    Sep 13, 2015
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    3585

    Re: asking for suggestions on sheet music/compilations

    A very good place to start is the International Music Score Public Library, aka IMSLP.org. Some of their offerings for viol: Woodycock: This starts on the
    William Brohinsky
    Sep 13, 2015
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    3584

    Re: asking for suggestions on sheet music/compilations

    Alison Crum has collections available of solos for the beginner, intermediate, etc. You can find these through various dealers including the Boulder Early
    Esha Neogy
    Sep 13, 2015
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