Hans Fryba (Q). Austrian composer. edit Hans Fryba. retrieved. 9 October 24 April Hans Fryba. retrieved. 9 October Hans Fryba – Suite in the Olden style (complete) Hans Fryba – 3 Arabesques Michinori Bunya – double bass Bayer Records BR (Recorded in. HANS. Suite im alien Sttl in 6 Safzen far Kontraba6 allein. FRYBA A SUITE IN THE OLDEN STYLE IN SIX for Contrabass. Wi. JOSEF n.

Author: Akinosar Voodoorr
Country: Haiti
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Personal Growth
Published (Last): 21 May 2017
Pages: 165
PDF File Size: 19.75 Mb
ePub File Size: 9.31 Mb
ISBN: 658-5-42119-927-4
Downloads: 48659
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Akinora

Gavotte I is repeated before launching into the lively and rhythmic Gigue Vivacealso in G major.

He worked with many of the greatest conductors and composers of the day and was obviously highly regarded by many of hqns. Hans Fryba has created hahs modern ‘classic’ which has certainly stood the test of time. Although movements of the Bach cello suites can be tackled by cellists during the early years of study, the Fryba Suite is the exact opposite and is aimed at the advanced bassist with a strong and confident solo technique and more suitable to the professional bassist and conservatoire or university student.

The Allemande Adagio is a complete contrast and is in B minor. During his years in Geneva Fryba formed a close working relationship with the Swiss composer Joseph Lauber Gavotte II returns to G major and makes good use of the the frybaa harmonics with a fun and light-hearted theme which moves into the lower register and effective music featuring a number of double stops.

The cryba of G major makes good use of the entire range of the solo double bass and the mix of scalic passages, double stops and hanss broken chords, makes for a piece which is both testing and exciting at the same time. Bach, but within a 20th-century idiom and harmonic content. A year later he was awarded the title of honorary professor of the Geneva Conservatoire and in the same year retired to Austria, after a forty year frybw in the Swiss capital, and he spent the last fifteen years of his life in Gramneusiedl Austriawhere he died on 3 January Gavotte I is in D major and includes a number of effective double stops within the dance music and there is much here to enjoy.


Hans Fryba – Wikidata

A slow and sustained Sarabande Lento follows in the key of E flat major. Hans Fryba was far from a prolific composer and only appears to have composed three original works for double bass – Suite in the Olden Style for unaccompanied double bass – Arabesques for unaccompanied double bass – Concert Study for double bass and piano – all published by Josef Weinberger. Email or Phone Password Forgot account? Nowadays there are literally thousands of bassists across the world who are able to perform the piece, once the preserve of the few, and in performance it demonstrates not only the musical and technical worth of the performer, but also the viability of the double bass as a solo instrument.

See more of Double Bass Queensland on Facebook. A History of the Double Bass in Pieces added 9 new photos to the album: Voice Weavers Choir Choir.

Hans Fryba

Obviously inspired by the Bach Cello Suites, popularised in the early 20th-century ffyba the great Pablo Casals, the six movement suite is a ‘tour-de-force’ for the advanced double bassist and features many technical challenges in the solo register of bans instrument. In he joined the Vienna Symphony Orchestra, a position he held for three years, and in moved to Athens to become the solo bassist of the Orchestra of the Megaron Mousikis, the most important concert hall in Greece.

Son reconaissant Joseph Lauber. He was also a teacher at the Athens Royal Conservatoire. Of the above, only the Suite is performed regularly. Probably composed in the early s, the suite was first published by Josef Weinberger in and has hane become standard repertoire for almost every international double bass competition.


Rock On Kitty Author. Sections of this page.

Fryba retired from the orchestra in and that year his home country of Austria bestowed on him the honorary title of professor. Daniel Smerdon – Baritone Performing Arts. In Fryba became the first bass of the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande in Geneva and spent the next forty years in the orchestra. The lyrical fryyba phrase has a nicely gentle lilt, emphasising the lyrical and cantabile qualities of the double bass, and offers potential to create long melodic lines within the technical challenges.

In January Sir Thomas Beecham wrote: The initial double stops, melody and hane, tests the bassists technique but much of the rest of the movement is accessible and hns to play. Suite in the Olden Style is in six contrasting movements beginning with a lively and effective Prelude Allegro moderato which offers both a technical workout and musical challenges in equal measure.

David Heyes [16 June ]. Between and Lauber composed a number of advanced works for double bass which he dedicated to Fryba with the words ‘Hommage a mon cher Hans Fryba, le merveilleux interprete fyrba mes oevres. The fifth movement comprises two gavottes Allegro moderatowith the first one repeated, and is probably the most charming and accessible music of the suite.