Tag Archives | baroque music

Our new string duet arrangement of Bach’s most famous work

We have just published our violin and cello duet arrangement of Air on a G String – perhaps Bach’s most famous work. This piece has been a challenge to arrange for string duet. Roger and I both wrote versions, neither of which felt quite right so we abandoned the idea. However, the problems somehow resolved […]

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More Bach!!!

Here’s another fab performance of Bach – this time from the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra playing on original instruments with obvious enjoyment, energy and virtuosity:  

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Fab string music performances!

Continuing this series of links to great string music playing, it is hard not to admire the stunningly vibrant performance of Bach’s Double Violin Concerto by Rachel Podger and Andrew Manze at the Proms a few years ago (seen playing the last movement in the link below) https://youtu.be/k1vEAsJpZ_w Their interpretation is of full of energy […]

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Free sheet music when you buy five arrangements

Summer holidays are nearly here – and it you’re a string player they’re a fab time to browse through repertoire.Click here to go direct to our violin and cello duet wedding sheet music shop here: http://www.fedorastrings.com/product-category/sheet-music-sales/   Duets are a wonderfully enjoyable form of chamber music and cellist Mark Bailey and I recently recorded a cello […]

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Cello Duets You Can Buy Nowhere Else!

The cello duo sheet music repertoire has always been surprisingly small, so we’ve decided to expand it. Our newly created cello duos are based on our violin and cello sheet music arrangements and are intermediate to advanced in standard. Cello duets are extremely enjoyable to play and can be great fun in lessons, giving the […]

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Sensuous sheet music for sale…

You can now buy our arrangement of Monteverdi’s Chiome d’Oro (Golden Head of Hair) at our violin and cello duet wedding sheet music online shop here: http://www.fedorastrings.com/product-category/sheet-music-sales/ This lively and vibrant piece is one of Monteverdi’s erotic madrigals and is about the attractions of women and the effect they have on men. Here’s a translation of the […]

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New Violin and Cello Duet Music: The Prince of Denmark’s March

We are now selling our arrangement of The Prince of Denmark’s  March by Jeremiah Clarke online. This famous celebratory piece is frequently played at wedding ceremonies and  has lots of elaboration and flourishes, but although the music is so popular, few people remember the prince it was written for. Jeremiah Clarke George, Prince of Denmark and […]

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Famous Violin and Cello Duets for Sale

We’ve just added sheet music arrangements of two famous baroque pieces to our website shop: Charpentier’s Te Deum and Pachelbel’s Canon. Both are the most renowned works their respective composers wrote. The Te Deum is gloriously exuberant while the Canon is more reflective and a harmonious example of polyphony at its best. Here’s what the composers […]

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New Violin and Cello Duet Sheet Music Coming Soon!

We’re in the process of editing more of our violin and cello duet sheet music arrangements so we can sell them on our website. The new violin and cello duets will start to be added in around four weeks’ time and are mostly of well known baroque and classical pieces. But on November 11th Jerome […]

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