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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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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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Rachmaninoff Vocalise (Cello & Piano)

The subject of many arrangements, Rachmaninoff's Vocalise has been arranged by Valter Dešpalj for solo cello with piano in this exciting new transposition to C minor from the traditional key of E minor. (Read more...)

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Korngold Much Ado About Nothing (Viola & Piano)
Schubert Serenade (Ständchen) (Viola & Piano)
Strauss Serenade (Ständchen) (Viola & Piano)

World-famous violist and teacher Donald McInnes, who recently sat down for an exclusive interview with us, has released three new arrangements for viola solo and piano. (Read more...)

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Bizet Carmen Suite (Cello Octet)

In his Carmen Suite arrangement for cello octet, Carsten Jaspert has selected three movements of the Orchestra-Suites and the aria of Don José, "La fleur que tu m’avais jeté". (Read more...)

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