Compunix BlogOvation Press Blog http://www.ovationpress.com/x-rss.blog.aspx?genreid=5Ovation Press Blog 2010http://www.ovationpress.com/p-562-viacheslav-dinerchtein-popper-spinning-song.aspxViacheslav Dinerchtein Popper Spinning SongDavid Popper is well-known for a number of shorter showpieces written to highlight the unique sound and style native to the cello. He extended the instrument's range to new heights with pieces such as Spinnlied (Spinning Song). Viacheslav Dinerchtein's arrangement brings that same approach in his transcription for the viola. It is a technical tour de force in under two minutes.Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:19:36 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-562-viacheslav-dinerchtein-popper-spinning-song.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-546-helmut-lipskyvoyage-deux-volume-2-viola-duo.aspxHelmut Lipsky—Voyage à Deux volume 2 (viola duo)Back by popular demand, Helmut Lipsky has arranged volume 2 of his popular etude series Voyage à Deux for viola duo. The new edition allows violists and violinists to share in musical exploration through encounters with styles outside of the classical mainstream while offering numerous technical challenges to spur the development of the intermediate and advanced student. Take a trip with Voyage à Deux!Sun, 22 Jun 2014 20:54:19 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-546-helmut-lipskyvoyage-deux-volume-2-viola-duo.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-525-amy-barlowe-scarlatti-sonata-for-violin-viola.aspxAmy Barlowe – Scarlatti Sonata for Violin & ViolaEditor Amy Barlowe has brought one of the more popular sonatas by Italian baroque composer Domenico Scarlatti to strings. Check out Scarlatti's Sonata in G Major transcribed for Violin and Viola.Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:41:47 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-525-amy-barlowe-scarlatti-sonata-for-violin-viola.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-512-bernard-zaslav-interview-and-dvok-scores.aspxBernard Zaslav - Interview and Dvořák ScoresIn an exclusive interview with acclaimed violist and editor Bernard Zaslav, we learn more about the inspiration for his memoirs, his thoughts on the changing music world, and his experience in transcribing music for the viola including three works by Antonin Dvořák: Four Romantic Pieces, Four Songs, and Slavonic Dance No. 1 for viola and piano.Wed, 10 Jul 2013 21:40:36 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-512-bernard-zaslav-interview-and-dvok-scores.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-492-happy-pi-day-get-a-piece-of-pi-for-violin-and-viola.aspxHappy Pi Day! Get "A Piece of Pi" for Violin and Viola!It's that time of year when we celebrate the enigmatic number known as "Pi"! Celebrate your Pi Day this year with editor Steven Rochen's A Piece of Pi for Violin and Viola!Thu, 14 Mar 2013 09:05:39 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-492-happy-pi-day-get-a-piece-of-pi-for-violin-and-viola.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-479-best-of-2012-viola-scores.aspxBest of 2012 – Viola Scores Ovation Press presents the top scores of 2012 for viola.Wed, 02 Jan 2013 17:24:10 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-479-best-of-2012-viola-scores.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-458-roland-pidoux-exclusive-interview-and-scores.aspxRoland Pidoux Exclusive Interview and ScoresWe have a real treat for you on our blog String Visions - an exclusive interview with editor Roland Pidoux. Mr. Pidoux shares with us some of his musical and professional experiences, as well as discussing his approach in creating two outstanding arrangements for cello ensemble: Rachmaninoff's Vocalise for Cello Octet and Fauré's Après un rêve for Cello Octet.Wed, 12 Sep 2012 09:39:19 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-458-roland-pidoux-exclusive-interview-and-scores.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-446-ovation-press-publishes-first-string-trio.aspxOvation Press Publishes First String Trio!In the last few months we have been greatly expanding our catalog of cello ensemble scores, in no small part thanks to editors like Charles Jacot. Now, Mr. Jacot has collaborated with Ovation Press to publish our first arrangement for string trio: the Fugue from Le Tombeau de Couperin by Maurice Ravel.Fri, 27 Jul 2012 15:03:48 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-446-ovation-press-publishes-first-string-trio.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-427-michael-tree-schumann-5-folk-pieces-for-viola.aspxMichael Tree – Schumann 5 Folk Pieces for ViolaOvation 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!Tue, 08 May 2012 11:32:46 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-427-michael-tree-schumann-5-folk-pieces-for-viola.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-425-charles-jacot-scores-for-cello-ensemble-by-josquin.aspxCharles Jacot – Scores for Cello Ensemble by JosquinCharles 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.Tue, 24 Apr 2012 09:16:44 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-425-charles-jacot-scores-for-cello-ensemble-by-josquin.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-423-amy-barlowe-two-suites-for-string-orchestra.aspxAmy Barlowe – Two Suites for String OrchestraAmy Barlowe, the dynamic composer who brought us the internationally-acclaimed 12 Etude-Caprices in the Styles of Great Composers has released two suites for string orchestra. The first – Celebration Suite –  is for string orchestra, percussion and sopranos while the second – Suite Celtica – is for string orchestra. These are significant additions to our catalog of music from a composer who has received rave reviews from musicians globally.Mon, 23 Apr 2012 18:23:43 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-423-amy-barlowe-two-suites-for-string-orchestra.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-421-alan-bodman-glazunov-chant-du-menestrel.aspxAlan Bodman - Glazunov Chant du MenestrelEditor Alan Bodman gives us an exciting opportunity to see how seamlessly the musical ideas of Russian composer Alexander Glazunov can be translated from cello to viola with his arrangement of Glazunov's Chant du ménestrel for viola.Sun, 15 Apr 2012 18:06:28 GMThttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-421-alan-bodman-glazunov-chant-du-menestrel.aspxhttp://www.ovationpress.com/p-412-steven-rochen-a-piece-