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Ovation Press is proud to bring you an exciting new way to discover string music with an extensive selection of orchestral excerpts and parts, unique arrangements for cello ensemble, solo music and chamber music for violin, viola, cello and bass. Ovation Press is the only publisher to offer music edited by today’s most prominent string players including concertmasters and principals of major orchestras, leading pedagogues and highly respected international soloists. You are just minutes away from downloading and printing the string music you need while gaining access to the bowings, fingerings and other musical ideas of living legends.

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Verdi Celeste Aida (Violin Solo)

Inspired by the great tenor Mario Lanza, editor Ernst Schliephake has arranged Verdi's dramatic romanza Celeste Aida for violin solo. (Read more...)

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Rachmaninoff Melody (Viola and Piano)

Over the course of his career, the post-Romantic composer Sergei Rachmaninoff wrote a number of small-scale compositions. Sometimes they were stand-alone works, but often they were compiled as part of a larger set. Melody, Op. 3 is one of the latter, coming from the set Morceaux de fantaisie written for solo piano. It is now available for viola solo and piano from Viacheslav Dinerchtein. (Read more...)

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Josquin Benedicta es, caelorum regina (Cello Sextet)

Josquin – the famous Franco-Flemish composer of the Renaissance – is widely regarded as the first master of polyphonic vocal music that characterized his era. Hans Erik Deckert has selected the motet Benedicta es, caelorum regina for arrangement on cello sextet. (Read more...)

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Bach Prelude and Fugue in G minor, BWV885 (Cello Quartet)

J.S. Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier (Das Wohltemperierte Klavier) is the subject of many arrangements, such as Carsten Jaspert's new edition of the G minor Prelude & Fugue for cello quartet, from Book II. (Read more...)

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Bottesini Concerto no. 2 (Bass & String Orchestra)

Bottesini's Concerto No. 2, one of the most widely-played pieces in the bass repertoire, is available with Jeff Bradetich's detailed editorial markings & score/parts for string orchestra accompaniment. (Read more...)

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