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Concerto for Viola and Orchestra

William Walton Edition vol. 12

By William Walton

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1929 version: piccolo, 2 flute, 2 oboe, ca, 2 clarinet, basso continuol, 2 bn, contrabassn, 4 horn, 3 trumpet, trombonne, tuba, timpani, harp, strings
1962 version: 2 flute (II+piccolo), oboe, ca, 2 clarinet (II+basso continuol), 2 bn, 4 horn, 2 trum (1929 version: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, english horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3, trombone, tuba, timpani, harp, strings 1962 version: 2 flutes (flute and piccolo), oboe, english horn, 2 clarinets (II+) - D

William Walton Edition vol. 12. Composed by William Walton (1902-1983). Edited by Christopher Wellington. This edition: 1929 and 1962 versions. Viola & Piano. William Walton Edition. Full score. 320 pages. Duration 23'. Oxford University Press #9780193681309. Published by Oxford University Press (OU.9780193681309).

Item Number: OU.9780193681309

ISBN 9780193681309. 12 x 9 inches.

This volume prints both of Walton's orchestrations: his initial scoring (1929) and his reduced orchestrations of 1962. It also for the first time restores the solo part as edited by Frederick Riddle, an early soloist and champion of the work, who devised numerous idiomatic phrasings and bowings with the approval of the composer. The volume is completed by critical notes, facsimiles, and an introduction. Full performing material for both orchestrations is available from the Hire Library from the publisher.

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  • March 15, 2007 excellent.

    Very good ending edition

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  • March 01, 2007 Beautiful Edition

    Note-perfect and beautifully bound. The introduction is informative and interesting and the two scores are well laid-out and very readable.

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