Tag Archive: Cello

Quartet for Harp, Violin, Viola and Cello, Op. 83 (1939)

Impressions – Song of Songs – Dance

Instruments: Harp, Violin, Viola, Cello

Duration: 18 minutes

Publisher: The Marc Lavry Heritage Society

Recording: Not yet available

Synopsis:
The Quartet for Harp, Violin, Viola and Cello was written for Lavry’s friends: the Weissgeber brothers who played violin and cello and harpist Klari Sarvas. This virtuosic composition was first performed in 1939.

The Quartet includes three movements:

  • Andante – Impression
  • Adagio – Song

Suite for Cello and Piano, Op. 51 (1938)

Andante – Adagio – Allegro

Recordings: Not yet Available

Solo: Cello

Accompaniment: Piano

Duration: 7 minutes

Publisher: The Marc Lavry Heritage Society

Synopsis:
Suite for Cello and Piano, Opus 51, includes three movements:

  • Andante
  • Adagio – Lullaby
  • Allegro

Lavry wrote the composition in 1938, three years after immigrating to Israel. The piece is characterized by two elements:
1. A nod to his European Period, which Lavry abandoned three years earlier …

Concerto for Two Flutes, Cello and Piano, Op. 262 (1956)

Allegro Moderato – Andante (Pastorale) – Vivo (Dance)

Concerto for Two Flutes, Cello and Piano, Op. 262

Concerto for Two Flutes, Cello and Piano, Op. 262

Recorded in 1957 by the “Dalet Klei Shir”
Hanoch Tel-Oren, Sharona Tel-Oren – Flutes
Itzhak Blasberger – Cello
Neli Ben-Or – Piano

Duration: 16:00 minutes

Publisher: The Marc Lavry Heritage Society

Synopsis:
The Concerto for Two Flutes, Cello and Piano consists of three movements:
Allegro …

Jewish Suite for String Orchestra or String Quartet, Op. 17 (1929)

Allegro — Andante — Vivace (Chassidischer Tanz)

Jewish Suite 1A recording from October 11, 2015 at the Israel Conservatory of Music, Tel Aviv:
The Tel Aviv Soloists Ensemble
Barak Tal, conductor

Variations: This composition is written for both String Orchestra and String Quartet.
On the score Lavry wrote ‘Oder Bass’ (without contrabass) for the quartet.

Duration: 12:00 minutes

Publisher: The Marc Lavry Heritage Society