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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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O vos omnes (Cello Trio)
O la, o che bon eccho! (Cello Octet)

Loyset Compère and Orlando di Lasso represent two generations of the Franco-Flemish school. Half a millennium later, two fantastic cello ensemble arrangements of these great composers' music by Hans Erik Deckert are available for download only at Ovation Press. (Read more...)


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Fantasy on I Saw Three Ships (Cello Octet)

If you struggle with finding winter season cello music that isn't cliché or sub-par, editor Stephen Watkins has the solution. His cello octet arrangement of the popular Christmas carol "I Saw Three Ships" is both accessible and refined. Add it to your winter concert repertoire today! (Read more...)


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Amosov "O Mio Babbino Caro" (Cello Sextet)

"O Mio Babbino Caro" is among the most popular arias, and while it has been arranged in countless ways, our exclusive edition by Fedor Amosov is one of the few for cello ensemble. (Read more...)


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Popper Spinning Song (Viola Solo)

In his previous work at Ovation Press, editor Viacheslav Dinerchtein made no technical or musical concessions when transcribing to the viola from other string instruments. David Popper's Spinning Song extended the cello's range to new heights, and Dinerchtein's transcription achieves the same on the viola. This is a technical tour de force in under two minutes. (Read more...)


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Schubert Three Songs from Schwanengesang (Cello Octet)

Our latest arrangement for cello ensemble has the unique fortune to also be featured on a new CD. In late August, London-based octet Cellophony released their debut album Vibrez which features Franz Schubert's Three Songs from Schwanengesang for cello octet. (Read more...)




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