ABRSM: Principal Cello

Books | Cello

Publisher: ABRSM Publishing
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

Principal Cello is an exciting collection of 12 pieces for more advanced cellists. Covering Grades 6–8, it features music in a range of styles with works by Janácek, Debussy and Grieg sitting alongside hidden gems by William H. Squire and Georg Goltermann. Cello arrangements of popular recital pieces such as Borowski’s Adoration are also included, making this the ideal companion for exploring new repertoire in practice, concerts or exams.

Key features:

  • pieces from Lists B and C of ABRSM’s Cello syllabus at Grades 6–8
  • newly created editions of rarely-played repertoire
  • recordings of complete performances and playalong tracks available for download at www.abrsm.org/principalcello

Other publications for Cello:

  • More Time Pieces for Cello 2
  • Spectrum for Cello
  • Spectrum for String Quartet


ISBN: 9781848497467
Skill Level: Intermediate-Advanced Explain this
Published on: 02 July 2015
Language: English
Catalogue No: 9781848497467

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        Scores 5.5 out of 10 based on 2 reviews
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        Gravesend GB
        Easy to purchase as a present for a family musician
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        Confirmed purchase: 14 November 2017
        Published on: 29 November 2017
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        Camberley GB Teacher.
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        I am not impressed with the pieces in the book. I wish I'd saved my money!
        Confirmed purchase: 02 July 2015
        Published on: 16 July 2015

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