Bassoon Solos

Mozart/Weait - Cadenzas, etc. for Bassoon Concerto, K.191 PDF

Page 1 of Weait Cadenzas for Mozart Concerto, K.191.
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Mozart/Weait - Cadenzas, Eingang and an Alternative Ending for the Bassoon Concerto, K.191 by W.A.Mozart is now in print. I played these cadenzas during performances on tour and in Toronto with the Toronto Symphony under the direction of Sir Andrew Davis.

The alternative ending can be played with the orchestra instead of the indicated bass line in the final measures of the third movement.

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A printed version is available at SKU [7601].

$20.00

Mozart/Weait - Cadenzas, etc. for Bassoon Concerto, K.191

Page 1 of Weait Cadenzas for Mozart Concerto, K.191
SKU: [7601B]

Mozart/Weait - Cadenzas, Eingang and an Alternative Ending for the Bassoon Concerto, K.191 by W.A.Mozart is now in print. I played these cadenzas during performances on tour and in Toronto with the Toronto Symphony under the direction of Sir Andrew Davis.

The alternative ending can be played with the orchestra instead of the indicated bass line in the final measures of the third movement.

A PDF version is available at SKU [7601-pdf]. PDF versions are sent to buyers after payment is confirmed.

$20.00

Weait - Five More First Solos for bassoon and piano - PDF

Piano score page to No. 7 Andantino in Weait - Five More First Solos for Bassoon and Piano
SKU: 1218B-pdf

Five More First Solos contains easy music for new bassoonists. The solos are a bit more challenging than those in The First Six Bassoon Solos [1218A]. The range is from low F (F2) to fifth-line A natural (A3). The piano parts are easy. Meters used are 2/4, 3/4 cut time and 6/8. In addition to whole notes, half notes and quarter notes, eighths, sixteenths and dotted rhythms are used.
No.7 Andantino (0'35) in 6/8 meter
No.8 Moderato (1'35) in Cut time
No.9 Bass Line Minuet (1'15) in 3/4 meter

$15.00

Weait - The First Six Bassoon Solos for bassoon and piano - PDF

SKU: 1218A-pdf

The First Six Bassoon Solos include easy music for new bassoonists. The solo parts are written within the octave from low F (F2) to open F (F3). The piano parts are easy, too. Rhythms used are whole notes, half notes and quarter notes. Most of the music is smooth. One piece requires staccato quarter notes; another requires tied half notes. Additional, more challenging music can be found in Five More First Solos for bassoon and piano [1218B].
No. 1 Andante (0'48") B-flat major in 4/4 meter

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Weait - Lonely Island for solo bassoon (4'30 - 5'00) PDF

SKU: 7408-pdf

Unmeasured notation throughout using non-traditional techniques including: glissandi, varying vibrato and articulations, key snaps and harmonics. Unusual fingerings are given in the music. Dedicated to my friend Harvey Saltzman. Compact disc recording of the work included with the performance score. RECORDED by the composer on Innova Recordings CD 520.

This is the downloadable version of the work. A pre-printed, paper version is also available.

$10.00

Weait - Variations for solo bassoon (6'25") PDF

First page of Weait - Variations for Solo Bassoon.
SKU: [7210-PDF]

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

$8.00

Weait - Five More First Solos for bassoon and piano

First piano score page to Weait - Five More First Bassoon Solos for bassoon and piano.
SKU: [1218B]

Five More First Solos contains easy music for new bassoonists. The solos are a bit more challenging than those in The First Six Bassoon Solos [1218A]. The range is from low F (F2) to fifth-line A natural (A3). The piano parts are easy. Meters used are 2/4, 3/4 cut time and 6/8. In addition to whole notes, half notes and quarter notes, eighths, sixteenths and dotted rhythms are used.
No.7 Andantino (0'35) in 6/8 meter
No.8 Moderato (1'35) in Cut time
No.9 Bass Line Minuet (1'15) in 3/4 meter

$15.00

Canadian Folksong - When the Shantyboy Comes Down for bassoon and piano (1'30)

Piano/score to "When the shantyboy Comes Down" for bassoon and piano.
SKU: [0309B]

This is a rollicking setting of a folk song from the Canadian Maritimes. Shantyboys were lumbermen who lived in shanties in the woods and "came down" to town after being paid for their work. It is dedicated to Laurie Hendren. The music also appears as the first movement of "Three Canadian Folk Songs for bassoon and band".
BULLETIN! This selection was added to the Ohio Music Education Association's (OMEA) Solo and Ensemble List in Grade C in 2014.

$5.00

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