Unaccompanied Cello

Bach, JS - Partita in E major BWV 1006 (Varga)

Laszlo Varga has arranged the Violin Partita in E major to A major  (down an octave and a fifth lower)  With our C string, he was able to add bass notes to certain chords. 

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  • Composer Bach, JS - Varga
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Musicelli
  • Price $12.00

Bach, JS - Suite No. 4 transposed to G major (Varga)

Cello Suite 4, originally in E flat major, was transposed and edited by Laszlo Varga to G major

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  • Composer Bach, JS - Varga
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Musicelli
  • Price $12.00

Bach, JS Partita in D minor BWV 1004 for violin arranged for solo cello. Includes famous Chaconne [MC24]

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  • Composer Bach, JS - Varga
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Musicelli
  • Price $12.00

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Banda)

Edited by Banda

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Ed. Budapest
  • Price $23.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Becker)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Peters
  • Price $14.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Gaillard)

Gaillard edition. May be helpful to students new to Bach's suites and looking for fingerings, bowing and dynamic suggestions. You will develop your own approach over time, change fingerings and bowings to suit your abilities and personal taste in the flow and feel of the music. Everything you need to start your adventure is here, affordably. Suite V is presented with scordatura only.

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schirmer
  • Price $9.99

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Malkin)

Edited by Malkin. Suite V does require the downtuning of the A string to a G and does not contain a version for normal tuning.

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Fischer
  • Price $9.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Markevitch)

Dmitri Markevitch edition based upon the manuscripts of Kellner, Westphal and Anna Magdalena Bach. Suite V is presented with scordatura, and a second time after the version for Lute. Very few fingerings are provided; slurs are designated above the staff to be based on the manuscripts, and below the staff to be Markevitch's suggestions. Introductory notes address the interpretations offered, citing details from manuscripts

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Presser
  • Price $18.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Rosanoff after Casals)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher ECS
  • Price $19.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Scholarly Critical edition with facsimiles and clean copy)

Barenreiter's Scholarly Critical Performing Edition is a compilation of four handwritten sources and the first printed edition. With accompanying text and facsimiles, this is a wealth of information for those undertaking a critical and historical study of Bach's masterpieces for cello.

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Barenreiter
  • Price $85.00

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Starker)

Edited by Janos Starker

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Peer
  • Price $19.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Alexanian)

Edited by Alexanian. This edition of the Bach Cello Suites contains not only the music as interpreted with bowings and fingerings by Alexanian, but also an analysis of his interpretation in English, French and German. Included is the Anna Magdalena manuscript.

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Salabert
  • Price $39.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Fournier)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher IMC
  • Price $15.75

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Jacqueline du Pre)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Wilhelm Hansen
  • Price $31.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Leisinger)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Wiener Urtext
  • Price $35.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Starkweather)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Ludwig
  • Price $27.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Vandersall)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Price $26.00

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Voss)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Henle
  • Price $51.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Wenzinger)

Wenzinger edition renders Suite #5 in both scordatura and normal tuning. The new blue cover replaces the pea green cover many of us used for identification.

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Barenreiter
  • Price $26.00

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1012 (Z. Bailey)

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  • Composer Bach, JS - Bailey
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Ludwig
  • Price $22.95

Bach, JS Six Suites for Violoncello Solo S. 1007-1012 (Kurtz)

Contains, side by side, Kurtz' edition with the Anna Magdalena manuscript. Suite V does require the downtuning of the A string to a G and does not contain a version for normal tuning.

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher IMC
  • Price $24.00

Bach, JS Suites for Violoncello Solo BWV 1007-1009 cello II ad lib (Morganstern)

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  • Composer Bach, JS
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher IMC
  • Price $13.95

BIS Encore for Cello - Works by Telemann, JS Bach, Paganini, Piatti, Wieniawski, Popper, Albeniz, Escudero

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  • Composer Collection
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Kunzelmann
  • Price $36.25

Bloch Suite 1 for solo cello

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  • Composer Bloch
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Broude Bros.
  • Price $8.50

Bloch Suite 2 for solo cello

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  • Composer Bloch
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Broude Bros.
  • Price $8.50

Bloch Suite 3 for solo cello

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  • Composer Bloch
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Broude Bros.
  • Price $8.50

Bottermund-Starker Variations on a Theme of Paganini

FYI - Hans Bottermund was a Principal Cellist of the Berlin Philharmonic during the early 20th Century. He also made a few solo recordings. The Chicago Symphony's Principal, John Sharp, currently owns Bottermund's Guarnerius.

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  • Composer Bottermund-Starker
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Peer
  • Price $10.95

Britten Three Suites for Cello, Op. 72, 80 & 87 (Rostropovich)

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  • Composer Britten
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Faber
  • Price $17.95

Carter Figment for Cello Alone

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  • Composer Carter, E
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Boosey & Hawkes
  • Price $10.95

Carter Figment No. 2 - Remembering Mr. Ives

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  • Composer Carter, E
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Boosey & Hawkes
  • Price $9.95

Cassado Solo Suite

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  • Composer Cassado
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Universal
  • Price $16.95

Crumb Sonata for Solo Violoncello

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  • Composer Crumb, George
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Peters
  • Price $15.95

Dall'Abaco Capricci for Violoncello Solo (Urtext)

This import is temporarily out of stock but we can take your order and ship when it arrives.

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  • Composer Dall'Abaco
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher White Prince
  • Price $36.00

Franchomme 12 Caprices Op. 7

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  • Composer Franchomme
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher IMC
  • Price $12.95

Gabrielli Seven Ricercari

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  • Composer Gabrielli
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schott
  • Price $19.95

Glass - Orbit for Solo Cello

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  • Composer Glass, Philip
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Chester
  • Price $10.99

Glass - Songs and Poems for Solo Cello

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  • Composer Glass, Philip
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Chester
  • Price $13.99

Hindemith Sonata for Violoncello Solo, Op. 25/3

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  • Composer Hindemith
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schott
  • Price $16.95

Hovhaness Yakamochi

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  • Composer Hovhaness
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Peters
  • Price $10.50

Kabalevsky Five Studies in Major and Minor

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  • Composer Kabalevsky
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Peters
  • Price $14.50

Klengel Caprice in form of Chaconne Op. 43 for unaccompanied cello

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  • Composer Klengel
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Breitkopf
  • Price $15.95

Kodaly Capriccio for unaccompanied cello

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  • Composer Kodaly
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Editio Budapest
  • Price $10.95

Kodaly Sonata Op. 8 for Unaccompanied Cello

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  • Composer Kodaly
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Universal
  • Price $22.95

Lennon & McCartney Solos for Cello with play-along CD - Can't Buy Me Love, All My Loving, And I Love Her, Ticket to Ride, Yesterday, Lady Madonna, Eleanor Rigby, Come Together, Oh Darling, Maxwell's Silver Hammer, Long and Winding Road

Includes "A" tuning notes

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  • Composer Beatles
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Hal Leonard
  • Price $12.99

Lidstrom The Orchestral Cellist - Excerpts

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  • Composer Lidstrom, Mats
  • Category orchestral
  • Publisher Boosey & Hawkes
  • Price $37.95

Ligeti Sonate for Violoncello Solo

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  • Composer Ligeti
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schott
  • Price $13.95

Matz 11 Capriccios for Violoncello Solo

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  • Composer Matz
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Dominis
  • Price $13.95

Matz Lights and Shadows for solo cello

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  • Composer Matz
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Dominis
  • Price $12.50

Minsky - Dead Cello

A solo music suite based on the music of the Grateful Dead, arranged by Aaron Minsky (Von Cello)

Contents:  The Other One, Dark Star, Stella Blue, Truckin'

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  • Composer Grateful Dead - Minsky
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Latham
  • Price $19.95

Minsky Ten American Cello Etudes - The Train Whistle, Truckin' Through the South, Broadway, Laid-back Devil, Sailing Down the River, The Flag Waver, An American in France Like Crazy, The Crack of Dawn, October Waltz

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  • Composer Minsky
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Oxford
  • Price $16.95

Mozart Sinfonia Concertante K 364 (Battey)

With this transcription by Robert Battey of the viola part, cellists can now add Mozart's work to their repertoire.  It is sold as just a cello part to replace the viola; no piano reduction or other parts are included.

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  • Composer Mozart - Battey
  • Publisher BCM
  • Price $17.95

Muczynski Gallery Suite

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  • Composer Muczynski
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schirmer
  • Price $6.95

Penderecki Capriccio per Siegfried Palm

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  • Composer Penderecki
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schott
  • Price $16.95

Penderecki Divertimento

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  • Composer Penderecki
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schott
  • Price $16.95

Penderecki Per Slava

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  • Composer Penderecki
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schott
  • Price $8.95

Piatti 12 Caprices for Violoncello, Op. 25 (Filippini)

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  • Composer Piatti
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Ricordi
  • Price $15.50

Piatti 12 Caprices for Violoncello, Op. 25 (Fournier)

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  • Composer Piatti
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher IMC
  • Price $15.50

Reger Three Suites for solo cello Op. 131c No. 1 G major, No. 2 D minor, No. 3 A minor

No. 1 G major, No. 2 D minor, No. 3 A minor

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  • Composer Reger
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Henle
  • Price $21.95

Rorem After Reading Shakespeare

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  • Composer Rorem
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Boosey & Hawkes
  • Price $20.00

Sheng 7 Tunes Heard in China (Ma)

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  • Composer Sheng, Bright
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Schirmer
  • Price $16.99

Sheng Seven Tunes Heard in China for solo cello (Ma)

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  • Composer Sheng
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Hal Leonard
  • Price $14.95

Sibelius Theme and Variations

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  • Composer Sibelius
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Fennica Gehrman
  • Price $24.95

Strauss Don Juan cello part

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  • Composer Strauss, R.
  • Category orchestral
  • Publisher Kalmus
  • Price $7.50

Strauss Don Quixote Op. 35 - cello solo (Rose)

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  • Composer Strauss, R.
  • Category orchestral
  • Publisher IMC
  • Price $11.75

Summer Julie-O, Lo How a Rose E'er Blooming

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  • Composer Summer, Mark
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Price $12.00

Swing into Christmas, 15 Christmas Classics for solo cello with CD accompaniment

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  • Composer Collection - Stromme
  • Category holiday music
  • Publisher Carl Fischer
  • Price $14.95

The Best of the Beatles 2nd Edition - 92 songs for cello solo

Eleanor Rigby, Fool on the Hill, Hey Jude, Lady Madonna, Let It Be, Something, Yesterday..... No accompaniment available, no bowings or fingerings in the part.

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  • Composer Beatles
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Hal Leonard
  • Price $14.99

Wilde Cellist of Sarajevo

David Wilde has authorized us to share this with anyone interested.  Email us and we will send a .pdf which Includes performance notes.

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  • Composer Wilde, David
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Wilde
  • Price 0.00

Ysaye Sonata Op. 28 for solo cello

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  • Composer Ysaye
  • Category unaccompanied cello
  • Publisher Henle
  • Price $15.95