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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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Our latest famous string duet arrangement – Una Furtiva Lagrima

Our sheet music string duo arrangement of Una Furtiva Lagrima ( A Furtive Tear) is now available. This hauntingly beautiful tune is the most famous aria from Donizetti’s opera L’Elisir D’Amore  ( The Love Potion) and it seems incongrous that it comes from a comic opera as it  completely transcends its context. The love potion L’Elisir D’Amore […]

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New Violin and Cello Duet Sheet Music – The Lark in the Clear Air

Our latest sheet music arrangement is one of my favourite folk songs – The Lark in the Clear Air – and this warm-hearted, tender tune is ideal for wedding ceremonies. Anyone who has heard The Lark Ascending by Vaughan William will know that the violin is excellent at evoking bird flight, and we have exploited […]

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What makes a good violin and cello duet arrangement?

How important is it to stick to authenticity when arranging a piece of music – or indeed adapting a book for film or theatre? Of course well known tunes are well known for a reason: they’re good! And if you change too much you can lose the whole point of the music. However, if you […]

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We’ve launched our new violin and cello duet sheet music website

We’ve decided to change our website and focus on recitals, violin and cello duet sheet music and cd sales. To launch our new look we’ve just edited Roger’s string duet composition – Lunchtime Blues – and are now selling  the sheet music on line.  This fab short piece is very laid back and almost sleazy […]

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Recordings of string duet sheet music arrangements

Roger and I recently recorded some of the violin and cello duet sheet music arrangements we are now selling on line. We  made the recordings at the wonderful Wadenhoe Church in Northamptonshire which is idyllically situated at the top on a hill – isolated from roads and noise.  Having recently read Andrew Graham Dixon’s book, A […]

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Duo wedding violin and cello music at Orton Hall Hotel, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Orton Hall Hotel is one of the best wedding venues in Peterborough, so we were delighted  when our string trio was invited to play wedding music here again a couple of weeks ago.   We performed for  three hours during drinks and the wedding breakfast, moving from the conservatory – which is light and airy […]

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