Collaborative Contrabass

Double Bassist Emma Sullivan presents the fourth concert of her doctoral project. The program includes:

  • duets for double bass and violin, viola and oboe by Edgar Meyer, Erkki-Sven Tüür, John Tartaglia, Andrea Clearfield, Andrew Ford and Behzad Ranjbaran.
  • Two Stepduet for viola and double bass by Catherine Milliken (world premiere)
  • Berio’s Psy for …

Duos for Viola and Double Bass, Rob Nairn (Double Bass) and Heidi von Bernewitz (Viola)

Rob Nairn, Double Bass

Heidi von Bernewitz, Viola


Migration (Garth Stevenson)

Duo for Viola and Double Bass (Frank Proto)

  • Andante
  • Misterioso
  • Agitato
  • Sonata for viola and double bass (Emil Tabakov)

  • Largo
  • Allegretto
  • Largo
  • Duo for Viola and Double Bass (Peter Askim)

  • Crystalline, patient
  • Relentless, brutal
  • Crystalline, patient, timeless
  • Reflections – music for Viola, …