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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I am putting a link to my version here. I will be playing this version in Las Vegas in January.

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

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

Premier livre de sonates a violon seul et la basse, No. Modern research and the internet have changed everything for ever I was searching to buy it and ran across your blog.

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 Alongside Bottesini’s Elegia, the Eccles Sonata is probably one of the most recorded works in our repertoire and exists in a number of published editions.


His blog and podcast are highly regarded in the music world and have been featured as top offerings in the world of arts and culture for the past decade. The two slow movements are lyrical and sonorous, displaying the cantabile qualities of the double bass, and the fast ones are lively and rhythmic displaying a more technical command of the instrument.

International Music Company Let me know if there are any problems or errors with it. If you want to get the Cello part please contact arranger. Jason Heath is the host of Contrabass Conversations, a podcast devoted to exploring doouble and ideas associated with the double bass.

Violin Sonata in G minor (Eccles, Henry)

Javascript is required for this feature. Although popular with many bassists, and rightly so, its familiarity sometimes works against it and yet the piece is still performed by almost every progressing bassist and can be viewed a rite of passage.

Work Title Sonata in G minor Alt ernative. Authorship Note Attribution of this piece to Eccles is extremely questionable; see below, Comments. Of the IMC edition, Groniger writes ” Bach – Gamba Sonata No. Do they have a library-sigil for the British Museum library? Contents 1 Performances 1. Good to know, and thanks for getting in touch!

Comments Thanks a ton for this. David Heyes 10 June sonatta Performers Thrax violinUnknown piano. If you click that, it takes you to the file.

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Eccles Sonata in Solo Tuning for Double Bass – Jason Heath’s Double Bass Blog

The piano part works with all the Crowell editions. 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. At this time copyright was unknown and it would have been very easy for composers to use the music of others without ever been discovered. Feel free to download this and use it. First Publication in Premier livre de sonates a violon seul et la basse No.


Sonatas ; For violin, continuo ; Scores featuring the violin ; Scores with basso continuo ; For 1 player with continuo ; For saxophone, piano arr ; Ecles 2 players ; 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.

Creative Commons Attribution 3. Cover Photos 22 photos. Henry Eccles died in Paris in I love this sonata but i cannot find the PDF for DoubleBass and Piano, your link is broken, if you upload the sonata i will thank you very much. Other published editions are based on gass 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.