La Rovina (from Primavera) by Bernard Baert
In La Rovina (from the Suite La primavera), Bernard Baert writes a a solemn movement in E minor for three celli and stringorchestra. Grade 4 celloplayers are challenged by the Maestoso of this piece. In a 2/2 march, the soloists propose the main themes with octave leaps and singing phrases together. After a pizzicato intermezzo, they takes turns in the canonic melody. The stringgroup is activated, playing thematical material. A great solemn piece for your orchestra and soloists!