Bartok, Bela – Romanian Folk Dances for Tuba or Bass Trombone and Piano.
Romanian Folk Dances is a short six-movement suite originally composed for piano in 1915 and later arranged for violin and piano by Zoltan Szekely. The six movements are:
1. Stick Dance
2. Sash Dance
3. Standing Still
4. Horn Dance
5. Romanian Polka
6. Fast Dance
The movements are in the following modes (Dorian, Aeolian, Mixolydian and Lydian), which along with unique harmonies give them a very exotic sound.
The Suite takes about 6 minutes to perform and is suitable for advanced performers
Published with permission from Gordon Cherry.
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