Alfred Schnittke: Cello Concerto No.1: Orchestra And Solo
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COMPOSER: Alfred Schnittke
PUBLISHER: Sikorski Edition
PRODUCT FORMAT: Study Score
Schnittke’s first cello concerto was written during a near fatal time in his life, after having suffered a severe stroke in 1985, during which his heart stopped three times. Upon recovery he completed the concerto, the musicbecoming more dissonant and discordant, with the melodies more contorted.