Christmas Carols – Ep. 1 (2022)

God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen As mentioned in my November 2022 newsletter, I am dedicating the best part of this month to Christmas Carols. A big book on them will come hopefully in 2023, but the first 10 songs will be published for this Christmas. The first one is a title that is already presentContinue reading “Christmas Carols – Ep. 1 (2022)”

Dotzauer Project: announcing the Twelve Original Piece for Two Cellos, op. 63

This article is an expanded version of the Editorial Notes that can be found in the published edition, available at this link. A promotional video of this score can be here below: EDITORIAL NOTES Foreword The fifth instalment of the Dotzauer Project completes its first cycle dedicated to the five books of original pieces forContinue reading “Dotzauer Project: announcing the Twelve Original Piece for Two Cellos, op. 63”

Dotzauer Project: announcing the Twelve Pieces for Two Cellos, op. 156

This article is an expanded version of the Editorial Notes that can be found in the published edition, available at this link. A promotional video can be watched here below: Foreword The fourth instalment of the Dotzauer Project brings us one step closer to completing its first cycle, the one encompassing the five volumes ofContinue reading “Dotzauer Project: announcing the Twelve Pieces for Two Cellos, op. 156”

Dotzauer Project: announcing the Twelve Original Pieces for Two Cellos, Op. 52

This article is an expanded version of the Editorial Notes that can be found in the published edition, available at this link. EDITORIAL NOTES Foreword The Dotzauer complete republishing project continues with its third instalment, once more dedicated to his production for two cellos. So far, we have seen the Twelve Original Pieces, Op. 58,Continue reading “Dotzauer Project: announcing the Twelve Original Pieces for Two Cellos, Op. 52”

New Edition: Piatti “La Corsa” for cello and piano

Having the honour of curating the complete re-edition of Carlo Alfredo Piatti’s compositions (1822—1901) is, for a cellist, the dream of a lifetime. During the ordinary course of Italian academic studies, his Capriccios (op. 25) for solo cello occupy several years of study, while the benefits they bring to one’s virtuoso technique and expression neverContinue reading “New Edition: Piatti “La Corsa” for cello and piano”