Vivaldi- Basson Concerto in E minor- 1st
Not sure when it was written he wrote 39! Features a basso continuo. Bassline can be played on cello, double bass or basson, Chords can be played on harpsichord, Organ or bass lute.
In ritornello form means little return. 4 orchestral main theme ritornello sections (tuttie Sections) with epsidoses in between.
Ritornello, Episode, Ritornello, Episode, Ritornello Episode, Ritornello.
Episodes are solo passages with virtuosic passages in them writen for basson.
- High and low register
- Demi semi arppegios
- Demi semi scales
- Wide leaps
- Decorated melody lines
- Longer passages- Breath control
Haydn- Drum roll symphony No.103 in Eb- 4th
Writen in 1795 for his visit to london. Was allowed to experiment with the Estanhazy family orchestra. He uses one main theme that contrasts with some shorter themes- the movement is known as monothematic.
Drum roll symphony is in sonata rondo form:
Beethoven- Volin concerto in D major- 1st
First performed in 1806 written for violinist Franz Clement. Volin technology was advancing with a brighter and powerrful sound with a developed curved bow.
In sonata and ritornello form.
Exposition- Ritornello and solo 1
Developement- Ritornello and solo 2
Recapulation- Ritornello, solo 3 and a ritornello
Cadenza and the coda