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Viola Etude Challenge

The Great Viola Etude Challenge 2021

Schedule and Syllabus (Note: some selections subject to change)

Most selections are in public domain; other selections will be sent in advance

  1. Bow Stroke Mastery, June 7
    A. Mazas: Op. 36, No. 6, Allegro non troppo
    B. Kreutzer: Forty-Two Studies, No. 4** (online books call this one #3)
    C. Palaschko: Op. 36, No. 2, Allegro con spirito
  1. Legatissimo, June 14
    A. Hans Sitt: Op. 116, No. 1, Molto adagio
    B. Dont: Op. 37, No. 1
    C. Campagnoli: Forty-one Caprices, Op. 22, No. 6
  1. The Rhythm/Character Connection, June 21
    A. Palaschko: Op. 86, No. 24
    B. Mazas: Op. 36, No. 26, “Polonaise”
    C. Jorge Variego: “Modular Tango” from 18+3 Etudes
  1. Shifting Landscape, June 28
    A. Kreutzer: 42 Studies, No. 11** (online books call this one #10)
    B. Campagnoli: Forty-one Caprices, Op. 22, No. 20
    C. Hermann: Op. 22, No. 10
  1. Cross-Training, ***Tuesday July 6*** (n.b. Different day due to July 4 holiday)
    A. Mazas: Op. 36, No. 22
    B. Bruni: Twenty-Five Studies, No. 5, Allegretto
    C. Garth Knox: Sul Ponticello
  1. Double Trouble, July 12
    A. Bruni: Twenty-Five Studies, No. 11, Allegro scherzando
    B. Hermann: Op. 22, No. 6
    C. Lillian Fuchs: Fantasy Etudes, No. 7
  1. Earbenders, July 19
    A. Uhl: Thirty Etudes, No. 11
    B. Kimber: 20th Century Idioms, “Quartal” and “Harmonics”
    C. Vieux: Chromatic Etude #2, “Secondes”
  1. Rep Prep, July 26
    A. Hoffmeister: Etudes for Viola, No. 6
    B. Salonen: Pentatonic Etude

Date

Jun 07 2021 - Jul 26 2021
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Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Jun 07 2021 - Jul 26 2021
Category
Anthony Devroye

Organizer

Anthony Devroye
Email
adevroye@niu.edu

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