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Arthur, Grandfather's Waltz. Belwin (New York, 1962). Accompaniment by Terry B. Ewell.

Bach, J. C.  Concerto in B-flat. Hamburg: Musikverlag Hans Sikorski, 1953. Accomp. by T. Ewell
  • 1. Allegro spirituoso
    • 1st section, Introduction to m. 53
    • 2nd section, m. 49
    • 3rd section, m. 104
    • 4th section, m. 170-cadenza
    • 5th section, m. 228 (after cadenza) - end
  • 2. Adagio
    • 1st section, Introduction to m. 18
      • MIDI, Tempo:  4550 
    • 2nd section, m. 17
      • MIDI, Tempo:  4550
    • 3rd section, m. 42
      • MIDI, Tempo:  4550
    • 4th section, after the cadenza, m. 85
      • MIDI, Tempo:  4550
  • 3. Tempo di Menuetto
    • 1st section, Introduction to m. 93
      • MIDI, Tempo:   50 | 55 | 60
    • 2nd section, m. 95-206
      • MIDI, Tempo:   50 | 55 | 60
    • 3rd section, m. 203
      • MIDI, Tempo:   50 | 55 | 60
    • 4th section, after the cadenza, m. 337
      • MIDI, Tempo:   50 | 55 | 60
Bach, J. C.  Concerto in E-flat. Hamburg: Musikverlag Hans Sikorski, 1953. Accomp. by T. Ewell
  • 1. Allegro spirituoso
    • 1st section, Introduction to m. 51
    • 2nd section, m. 45-106
    • 3rd section, m. 106-167
    • 4th section, m. 167-cadenza
    • 5th section, m. 211 (after cadenza) - end
  • 2. Largo ma non tanto
    • 1st section, Introduction to m. 30
      • MIDI, Tempo:  5055
    • 2nd section, m. 27
      • MIDI, Tempo:  5055
    • 3rd section, m. 72
      • MIDI, Tempo:  5055
    • 4th section, after the cadenza, m. 147
      • MIDI, Tempo:  5055
  • 3. Tempo di Menuetto
    • 1st section, Introduction to m. 32
    • 2nd section, m. 27
    • 3rd section, m. 85
    • 4th seciton, after the cadenaz, m. 190

Bach, J. S., Aria from Canata No. 155. In Program Solos for Bassoon, Arr. Sol Schoenbach. King of Prussia: Theodore Presser Company, 1978. Accomp. By T. Ewell.
  • MIDI Tempo: 50 | 56 
Bach, J. S.,  Air from Overture Suite No. 3. In Program Solos for Bassoon, Arr. Sol Schoenbach. King of Prussia: Theodore Presser Company, 1978. Accomp. By T. Ewell
  • One measure introduction, MIDI, Tempo (eighths): 66 | 72 | 80 
Bach, J. S., Arr. Sol Schoenbach, Bourree I and II, from the Third Cello Suite. In Solos for the Bassoon Player with Piano Accompaniment. New York: G. Schirmer, Miami: 1964. Accomp. by T. Ewell. 
  • Bourree I, with one preparatory measure, Tempo:  80 | 92104 | 120
  • Bourree II, with one preparatory measure, Tempo:  80 | 92104 | 112       
Bach, J. S., Arr. Sol Schoenbach, Es ist vollbracht (It is finished), from the St. John Passion. In Solos for the Bassoon Player with Piano Accompaniment. New York: G. Schirmer, Miami: 1964. Accomp. by T. Ewell. 
  • First portion, MIDI, tempo: 4246 | 50 
  • Second portion, Alla breve, with two preparation beats. MIDI, tempo: 4246 | 50 
Balfe, I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls. Arr. by Forrest L. Buchtel. Illinois: Neil A. Kjos Music Co., 1964. Accomp. by T. Ewell.
  • MIDI, Tempo:  72 | 88 
Bartók, Béla, Bear Dance. In Program Solos for Bassoon, Arr. Sol Schoenbach. King of Prussia: Theodore Presser Company, 1978. Accomp. By T. Ewell.
  • Impossible piano part at faster tempos. Enjoy this digital rendering! MIDI, Tempo: 70 | 90 | 104 | 120
Bartók, Béla, Dance of the Slovaks. Trans. by R. Christian Dishinger. Lebanon: Studio 224, 1979. Accomp. by T. Ewell.
Beethoven, Ludwig Van. Andante from Octet, Op. 103. In Program Solos for Bassoon, Arr. Sol Schoenbach. King of Prussia: Theodore Presser Company, 1978. Accomp. By T. Ewell.
  • One measure introduction. MIDI Tempo: 52 | 60 
Beethoven, Ludwig Van. German Dances. In Program Solos for Bassoon, Arr. Sol Schoenbach. King of Prussia: Theodore Presser Company, 1978. Accomp. By T. Ewell.
  • MIDI, Tempo (Quarter Notes):  80 | 100 ; MIDI, with click track, Tempo: 80 | 100
Berwald, Franz, Concert Piece, Opus 2. Kassel: Barenreiter, 1995. Accomp. by Terry B. Ewell
  • 1. Allegro non troppo
  • 2. Andante
    • First portion m. 152, MIDI, Tempo:  60 | 65 | 70 
    • Second portion, m. 169, MIDI, Tempo:  60 | 65 | 70 
    • Third portion, Var. 1, with intro. MIDI, Tempo:  50 | 55 | 60 
    • Fourth portion, Var. 2, MIDI, Tempo:  40 | 55 | 60 
  • 3. Adagio, intro. 4 beats
  • 4, Tempo 1, intro. 1 meas.

Besozzi , Sonata. Waterhouse Edition. Accomp. by Terry B. Ewell.
  • 1st Mov., Allegro Tempo (quarter notes). 1st Section. There is a two measure count off:  60 | 70 | 80 | 90 | 100 
  • 1st Mov., 2nd Section. There is a two measure count off:  60 | 70 | 80 | 90 | 100 
  • 2nd Mov., Adagio (eighth notes).,st Section. There is a two beat count off.  606876 | 80 
  • 2nd Mov.,2nd Section. There is a two beat count off.  606876 | 80 
  • 3rd Movement, Presto (dotted quarter notes, 1st Section. There is a two measure count off in eighth notes:  3042505660 | 66 
  • 3rd Movement, 2nd Section. There is a two measure count off in eighth notes:  3042505660 | 66 
Best, Arthur, Grandfather's Waltz. Belwin (New York, 1962). By Terry B. Ewell
Best, Arthur, Little Elephant. Belwin (New York, 1962). By T.. Ewell
Bizet, Georges, Entr'acte from CarmenArr. Sol Schoenbach, Bourree I and II, from the Third Cello Suite. In Solos for the Bassoon Player with Piano Accompaniment. New York: G. Schirmer, Miami: 1964. Accomp. by T. Ewell.
  • One introductory measure. Tempo:  80 | 92 | 100 
de Boismortier, Joseph Bodin, Concerto in D Major, PB 377. New York: International Music Company, 1968, Accomp. by Terry B. Ewell.
  • 1. Allegro, 2 meas. intro.
    • MIDI, Strings and Harpsichord, Tempo: 70 | 80 | 90 | 100 
    • MIDI, Piano, Tempo: 70 | 80 | 90 | 100 
  • 2. Largo, 1 meas. intro.
    • MIDI, Strings and Harpsichord, Tempo: 40 | 50 
    • MIDI, Piano, Tempo:  40 | 50 
  • 3. Allegro, 2 meas. intro.
    • MIDI, Strings and Harpsichord, Tempo: 40 | 50 | 60 
    • MIDI, Piano, Tempo: 40 | 50 | 60 
  • imslp Urtext edition for cello

Bourdeaux, E., Premier Solo de Basson. Paris: Alphonse Leduc, 1900. Accomp. by Terry B. Ewell.
  • MIDI, Tempo: 60 | 70 | 80 
  • MIDI, earlier files, during extended rests, a note on each beat is added in the bass. Tempo 606672 
  • Music, IMSLP
Bozza, Eugene, Concertino. Paris: Alphonse Leduc, 1946. Accomp. by T. Ewell
  • 1. Allegro con moto
    • Introduction, MIDI, tempo: 80 | 100 | 110120 
    • Number 17, no accell., MIDI, tempo: 80 | 100 | 110120 
    • Number 23, no accell., MIDI, tempo: 80 | 100 | 110120 
  • 2. Andante scorrevole tranquille
  • 3. Allegro vivo
    • Introduction, MIDI, tempo: 60 | 70 | 80 | 90 
    • Number 33, MIDI, tempo: 60 | 70 | 80 | 90 
    • Tempo 1 before number 40, MIDI, tempo: 70 | 80 | 90 | 100 
Bozza, Fantaisie. By T. Ewell
  • Number 1 Andantino ma non troppo to number 5. Tempo 100 
Bozza, Eugene, Recit, Sicilienne et Rondo. Accomp. by T. Ewell.
  • Recit. --no file (tempos too free to be useful)
  • Sicilienne
    • MIDI, tempo: 50 | 56 
  • Rondo
Bratton, John W., The Teddy Bears' Picnic. New York: M. Witmark & Sons, 1949. Accompaniment. by Terry B. Ewell.
  • First part, up to first repeat. MIDI, Tempo:  80 | 100 | 116 
  • Second part, after first repeat. MIDI, Tempo:  80 | 100 | 116 
Bruns, Vistor, Concerto No. 2. New York: International Music Company, 1958. Accomp. by T. Ewell
  • 1. part 1, Introduction up to three before the 3/4
  • 1. part 2, after bassoon solo, 2/4
  • 1. part 3, 1 meas. before poco meno (four flats)
  • 1. part 4, 1 meas. before Animato (p. 2 bassoon part)
  • 1, part 5, poco meno before last Tempo 1
  • 2. part 1, Andante tranquillo
    • MIDI, tempo: 50 | 60 
  • 2. part 2, piu mosso, 4/4 (three sharps)
    • MIDI, tempo: 60 | 70 
  • 2. part 3, Tempo 1, 3/4 (four sharps)
    • MIDI, tempo: 50 | 60 
  • 3. part 1, Allegro animato e leggiero
  • 3. part 2, Allegretto giocosso (p. 6)
  • 3. part 3, Tempo 1, 6/8 (bassoon part p. 6)
  • 3. part 4, Scherzando
  • 3, part 5, Tempo 1 after the cadenza

Buchtel, Forrest L. Pied Piper (Andante and Allegro). Park Ridge: Neil A. Kjos Music Co., 1957. Accomp. by T. Ewell.


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