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Music Composition

Put a log on the fire – cello trio

Cello trio for our next cello nite at Marie-Claire’s.

Inspired after fitting a new log burner in our lounge!

Score: Put a log on the fire – cello trio

Parts:

Put a log on the fire – cello trio vc1

Put a log on the fire – cello trio vc2

Put a log on the fire – cello trio vc3

L’Amour de Moi – Arrangement for 4 cellos

Here is a little arrangement (theme and variations) I made of a traditional 15th century French song for our latest cello weekend with Miranda.
 
Mp3 (computer generated)

A round with Anna – Cello trio

Just done a little cello trio composition ready for upcoming music weekend with Miranda in Suffolk.

Score: a round with anna cello trio

Cello I: a round with anna cello trio – cello 1

Cello II: a round with anna cello trio – cello 2

Cello III: a round with anna cello trio – cello 3

Computer synthesised mp3:

Popper Requiem – arranged for 6 cellos

By request for our upcoming  cello weekend with Miranda I have taken David Popper’s wonderful requiem and arranged for cello ensemble (6 cellos).

Updated Nov 2017 to correct the deliberate mistakes!

Score: Popper requiem arranged 6 cellos

Cello 1 part: Popper requiem 6 cellos – cello I

Cello 2 part: Popper requiem 6 cellos – cello II

Cello 3 part: Popper requiem 6 cellos – cello III

Cello 4 part: Popper requiem 6 cellos – cello IV

Cello 5 part: Popper requiem 6 cellos – cello V

Cello 6 part: Popper requiem 6 cellos – cello VI

Spanish Steps – for guitar and string trio

Chamber music piece composed by David Alabaster August 2014

For upcoming xmas session with the quartet

My first effort at doing something for guitar + string trio! – have to wait and see how it works till this weekend.

pdf score: Spanish steps – guitar +string

pdf guitar part: Spanish steps – guitar +string guitar

pdf violin I part: Spanish steps – guitar +string violin I

pdf violin II part: Spanish steps – guitar +string Violin II

pdf viola part: Spanish steps – guitar +string viola

Spanish Steps – for Guitar and 2 Cellos

Chamber music piece composed by David Alabaster August 2014

for upcoming weekend with Miranda and friends to be played only after christening the new Pizza oven!

My first effort at doing something for guitar + cellos! – have to wait and see how it works till this weekend.

Cello I part: Spanish steps – guitar + cellos – CelloI

Cello II part: Spanish steps – guitar + cellos – CelloII

Guitar part: Spanish steps – guitar + cellos – Guitar

Score and guitar tab: Spanish steps – guitar + cellos

 

Piano Cello Collection

Small collection of piano cello duets composed by David Alabaster

Gathered together here for convenience.

Printable pdf of score: piano_cello_duets

pdf of cello part: piano_cello_duets_cellopart

22 Carols – for flute and viola

22  carols arranged for flute and viola by David Alabaster and Sarah Goodall – 2006

22 favourites arranged for flute and viola together with my good friend Sarah Goodall. To purchase a bound (plastic comb binding) copy of these carols please contact me by email (music(at)davidalabaster(dot)com). Bound copies cost £8+p&p with proceeds being donated to The Mathieson Music Trust.

carols_titlepage_flute_and_viola_thumbPrintable pdf of book

Front cover:  carols_titlepage_flute_and_viol

Back cover: carols_backpage_flute_and_viola

Content: Carols_fluteandviola