Variations for solo bassoon [6'25]
A demanding work written in the twelve-tone technique. Many non-traditional techniques without multi-phonics. Compact disc recording of the work included with the performance score. RECORDED by the composer on Innova Recordings CD 520.
Listen to the recording of Christopher Weait's Variations for solo bassoon
The two contrasting movements of Christopher Weait's "Reverie and Revelry" was composed for Trifecta, the trio that premiered the work: Lori Baruth, clarinet, David Oyen, bassoon and and Chialing Hsieh, piano. The set comes with parts for clarinet in A, bassoon and a piano score.
This is the downloadable PDF version of the piece, for making one print copy. The pre-printed, shippable version is also available.
Composed for performance at the 43rd annual conference of the International Double Reed Society at New York University in August, 2014. The three movements, Melancholy Waltz (2'16), Chaconne (3'00) and Jollification (2'36) are for 2 oboes, 2 English horns (or 3 oboes and English horn), 3 bassoons and contrabassoon. A set of parts comes with a full score. The parts are professionally notated with cues, measure and rehearsal numbers.
This is the downloadable version of the work. A pre-printed, paper version is not available on the website.
A short work was composed for a group of high-school aged double reed players to rehearse with limited time and perform at a woodwind clinic. Rhythmically the parts use only quarter and eighth notes in cut time, but with a liberal scattering of rests within measures. The ranges are moderate for 2 oboes and 2 bassoons. This music is available for downloading in the PDF format.
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