Ovation Press is excited to welcome world-famous violist and founding member of the Guarneri String Quartet Michael Tree to its already outstanding roster of viola editors. In Mr. Tree's first release he shines a light into Robert Schumann's more obscure compositional period with Fünf Stücke im Volkston (Five Pieces in Popular Style) for viola and piano!
Acclaimed cellist, performer, pedagogue, and Ovation Press editor Valter Dešpalj continues to bring us exciting new transcriptions featuring the cello. This time around, he is showing off his skill in arrangements for ensemble, with transcriptions of Ruggiero Leoncavallo's Serenade for Cello and Guitar and Johann Strauss Sr.'s Jellacic March for Cello Quartet
Charles Jacot arranges Renaissance master Josquin for cello ensemble – El Grillo for Cello Quartet, Mille regretz for Cello Quartet, and La déploration de la mort de Johannes Ockeghem for Cello Quintet transpose Renaissance vocal music to the modern setting of the cello.
Edwin Barker adds another edition of Also sprach Zarathustra for bass to the Ovation Press catalog. Check it out today and share your thoughts on how it compares to Paul Ellison's arrangement.