One of the pieces I played for my recent recital on Gary Karr’s old bass was the Eccles Sonata. As I was preparing it I did a Google search to find a piano part in. Sonata in G minor by Henry Eccles (). Edited by Fred Zimmermann. For string bass & piano. Published by International Music Company. Eccles Henry Sonata in g minor – Double Bass and Piano – edited by Fred Zimmermann – International on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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International Music Company The ‘Eccles Sonata’ has been linked to the double bass for almost 90 years beginning with Serge Koussevitsky’s recording of the first movement in andand the IMC edition, edited by Frederick Zimmermannand first published in The two slow movements are lyrical and sonorous, displaying the cantabile qualities of the spnata bass, and the fast ones are lively and rhythmic displaying a sonara technical command of the instrument.

Let me know if there are any problems or errors with it. Authorship Note Attribution of this piece to Eccles is extremely questionable; see below, Comments. Naxos Javascript not enabled. Good to know, and thanks for getting in touch! As this fouble gradually died out there was a need to realise the accompaniment and make it playable for the 19th and 20th-century pianists, which in turn led to many ‘romantic’ accounts of the accompaniment.

Were it not for his eponymous Sonata in G minor, the name of Henry Eccles would have long ago been consigned to the history books. The piano part works with all the Crowell editions.

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I hunted all over but could not find a solo tuning bass version for sale, so I decided to create one. Sections of this page.


Modern research and the internet have changed everything for ever The bass community needs a solo tuning version of this piece! Premier livre de sonates a violon seul et la basse, No. Played in G minor for orchestral tuning and A minor for solo tuning, the four movements are short and full of great character and spirit.

First Publication in Premier livre de sonates a violon seul et la basse No. David Heyes 10 June Email or Phone Password Forgot account?

Chez Foucaut, Gregoire, l’Auteur, Big help to me! Javascript is required for this feature. English violinist and composer Henry Eccles was born in London in c. Sonsta file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.

Maybe because it’s good music. These file s are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection. Comments Thanks a ton for this.

If you click that, it takes you to the file. Sonatas ; For violin, continuo ; Scores featuring the violin ; Scores with basso continuo ; For 1 player with continuo ; For saxophone, piano arr ; For 2 doublee ; Scores featuring the saxophone ; Scores featuring the piano ; For violin, piano arr ; For viola, piano arr ; Scores featuring the viola ; For cello, piano arr ; Scores featuring the cello ; For double bass, piano arr ; Scores featuring the double bass.

Other published editions are based on the IMC edition, which in turn was an exact copy of the Alfred Moffat version for cello and piano, first published in in Berlin by N. All of the ornaments are printed out in the Double Bass part.

Henry Eccles – Sonata in G minor – for double bass & piano

Kindest regards Raymond Newton. Why it’s attraction to bassists? His blog and podcast are highly regarded in the music world and have been featured as top offerings in the world of arts ecclss culture for the past decade. Conceiving himself neglected in England, he went to Paris, where he was admitted a member of the French king’s band.


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Subscribe to get our weekly newsletter covering the double bass world. Profile Pictures 26 photos. Arranger Joseph Salmoncontinuo realization. Henry Eccles died in Paris in As I was preparing it I did a Google search to find a piano part in solo tuning. If you want to get the Cello part please contact arranger.

An active double bass performer and teacher, Jason is a member of the Board of Directors for the International Society of Bassists.

The Sonata in G minor is the 11th of the twelve sonatas and Groves Dictionary states that some of the movements were composed by Giuseppe Valentini and Francesco Antonio Bonporticonfirming that the ecles movement of this sonata was stolen from Xouble fourth ‘Invenzione’ Op. Current thinking is that ‘less is more’ and Tony Osborne’s accompaniment is clear, fresh, concise and idiomatic, providing a supportive accompaniment to allow the double bass part to dominate.

1) Henry Eccles – Sonata in G minor for double bass & piano

It is amazing that one work can keep a composer’s name alive, several centuries after his death, and how new generations of young bassists, cellists and violists are drawn to a work which was more than likely written by more than one composer.

Bach – Gamba Sonata No. I am a former student of Gary Karr. Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3. Work Title Sonata in G minor Alt ernative.