Program notes for the solo tuba (Book, 1994) []
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Program notes for the solo tuba

Program notes for the solo tuba

Author: Gary Bird
Publisher: Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, 1994
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Includes works for the tuba alone, tuba and piano, and tuba with other types of accompaniment - woodwind quartet, string quartet, and orchestra. Each entry gives complete publication data, a history  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Bird
ISBN: 0253311896 9780253311894
OCLC Number: 473436584
Description: 146 sider
Contents: Foreword by Harvey PhillipsPrefacePart One: The RepertoireSamuel Adler: Canto VII for Solo TubaEugene D. Anderson: Concert Piece for Tuba and Band; Concerto No. 1 in B minor for Tuba and OrchestraTheodore Antoniou: Six Likes for Tuba, Op. 33Jan Bach: Quintet for Tuba and StringsDavid Baker: Piece for Solo Tuba and Tuba Quartet: Sonata for Tuba and String QuartetBennie Beach: Divertissement for TubaRule Beasley: Concerto for Tuba and BandThomas Beversdorf: Sonata for Bass Tuba and PianoJohn Boda: Sonatina for Tuba and PianoDoug Borwick: Tuba SonataBruce Broughton: Concerto for Tuba and Wind OrchestraNewel Kay Brown: ... and then there were sixRobert Chamberlin: Daysong; Elegy for Solo TubaBarney Childs: Mary's Idea for Tuba and Harpsichord; Seaview for Tuba and Piano; A question of summer for Tuba and HarpJohn Downey: Tabu for TubaArthur Frackenpohl: Sonata for Tuba and PianoGregory Fritze: Basso Concertino; Sonata for Tuba and Piano; Yevrah Yad Thrib BypahCrawford Gates: Suite for Tuba, Op. 53Thom Ritter George: Concertino for Tuba, CN 320; Sonata for Tuba and Piano, CN 307Jennifer Glass: Sonatina for Tuba and PianoMorton Gould: Tuba Suite for Solo Tuba and Three HornsEdward Gregson: Concerto for Tuba and Brass Band (Orchestra, Band, Piano)Walter S. Hartley: Sonata for Tuba and Piano; Sonatina for Tuba and Piano; Suite for Unaccompanied TubaBernard Heiden: Concerto for Tuba and Orchestra; Variations for Solo Tuba and Nine HornsPaul Hindemith: Sonate for Bass Tuba and KlavierMerle E. Hogg: Sonatina for Tuba and PianoRobert Jager: Concerto for Bass Tuba and BandRoger Kellaway: Songs of Ascent for Solo Tuba and OrchestraErland von Koch: Monologue No. 9William Kraft: Tuba Concerto (Andirivieni); Encounters IIFrank Lynn Payne: Canzona de Sonare; Sonata for Tuba and PianoRichard Peaslee: The Devil's HeraldVincent Persichetti: Parable for Solo Tuba (Parable XXII), Op. 147; Serenade No. 12 for Solo Tuba, Op. 88Morgan Powell: Midnight RealitiesWilliam Presser: Capriccio for Tuba and Band; Concerto for Tuba and Strings; Sonatina for Tuba and Piano; Second Sonatina for Tuba and Piano; Suite for TubaDavid Reck: Five Studies for Tuba AloneKjell Roikjer: Sonata for Tuba and Piano, Op. 68Walter Ross: Concerto for Tuba and Band; Midnight VariationsCharles Ruggiero: Fractured MambosArmand Russell: Suite concertante for Tuba and Woodwind QuintetOle Schmidt: Concerto for Tuba and OrchestraWilliam Schmidt: Concertino for Tuba and Woodwind Quintet; Serenade for Tuba and Piano; Sonata for Tuba and Piano; Tony and the Elephant or Jim and the Roadrunner; Tuba Mirum for Tuba, Winds and Percussion; TunesGunther Schuller: Capriccio for Tuba and OrchestraRobert Sibbing: Sonata for Tuba and PianoJames Staples: Suite for Tuba and PianoHalsey Stevens: Sonatina for Tuba or Trombone and PianoJohn Stevens: Dances; Triumph of the Demon Gods; The Liberation of Sisyphus; Soliloquy-Peace in Our Time; Suite No. 1Richard Stroud: Night Train for Tubas; A Variation of East African CallsDonald Swann: Two Moods for TubaFred Tackett: The Yellow BirdRalph Vaughan Williams: Concerto for Bass Tuba and OrchestraAnthony Vazzana: CambiDonald White: Sonata for Tuba and PianoAlec Wilder: Sonata for Tuba and Piano; Suite No. 1 for Tuba and Piano (effie Suite); Suite for French Horn, Tuba and PianoRolf Wilhelm: Concertino for Tuba and WindsJohn Williams: Tuba ConcertoMarilyn J. Ziffrin: Four Pieces for TubaPart Two: Composer ProfilesPaul Hindemith's Place in Twentieth-Century Music, by David NeumeyerVincent Persichetti, by the Staff of Theodore Presser CompanyRemembering Halsey Stevens, by Morten LauridsenRalph Vaughan Williams, by Paul BorgAlec Wilder-A Short Biography, by Gunther Schuller, Loonis McGlohon, and Robert Levy
Responsibility: compiled and edited by Gary Bird


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"This is a valuable reference tool for any serious tuba scholar." -TUBA Journal Reviews "... an excellent resource..." -American Music Teacher

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