1. Dec 02,  · Garth Knox plays his own piece "Nine fingers" for solo viola all in pizzicato, using various techniques borrowed from flamenco, irish music and jazz. This is one of eight pieces called "Viola.
  2. Garth Knox: «Viola Spaces» for two violas (/07) Interpreters of classical music can study technical exercises (scales, arpeggios, finger exercises etc) confident in the knowledge that these patterns will be useful in playing classical pieces.
  3. Garth Knox - Viola Spaces. Mode: mode Buy CD or download online. Garth Knox with Cyprien Busolini, Johannes Eva, Julien Heichelbech, Marie Petit, Aurélien Grais (violas), Carol Robinson (clarinet), Nathalie Chabot (violin), Agnès Vesterman (cello) & Gérard Buquet (tuba).
  4. Acclaimed and award-winning ‘new music specialist’ Sarah Plum (right) is giving a recital of new works for violin this Friday (Sept. 28th) at 8 PM at the Firehouse Space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Sarah has dedicated her career to performing the works of living composers and establishing meaningful, collaborative relationships with them – a fact highlighted by her recital’s program.
  5. Garth Knox: Viola Spaces No. 8: Up, down, sideways, round (bow directions); Garth Knox and Melia Watras, violas; filmed at DXARTS, University of Washington. Shulamit Ran and Melia Watras discuss their work on Perfect Storm, the solo viola piece Watras commissioned from Ran.
  6. In addition to the viola ensemble etudes, the CD features Knox's compositions "Jonah and the Whale" for the unusual duo of viola and tuba, and "La Valse de la Vineuse" for clarinet, violin, viola and cello.
  7. “Saltarello” is the title of Garth Knox’s latest CD with ECM. Playing viola, viola d’amore and medieval fiddle, he is accompanied by Agnès Vesterman, cello, and Sylvain Lemêtre, percussion, in a wide-ranging repertoire, reaching from Hildegard von Bingen to Kaija Saariaho, and including Dowland, Purcell, Vivaldi and Knox himself, as well as some Irish traditional music.
  8. Buy Garth Knox: Viola Spaces by Garth Knox, Cyrprien Busolini et al, Garth Knox, N/a from Amazon's Classical Music Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
  9. Recent highlights include the release of her latest disc from the Sono Luminus label, 26, which features world premiere recordings of her own compositions, and video projects with violist Garth Knox (performing with Knox on his duos, Viola Spaces for Two) and video artist Ha Na Lee.

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