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Opus No 8 – Cello – Duet – Info

Opus No 8 – Cello – Duet – Info

TitleOpus No 8 – Cello – Duet

Award – Finalist – 2008 UK International Songwriters contest

mp3 clip – Opus No 8 – Cello – Duet

Lyrics – Instrumental

Credits

Lyric Credits – Instrumental

Music credits – Don Rath Jr

Producer Credits – Don Rath Jr

Engineering Credits – Don Rath Jr / “Big Al” Allen Wagner

Publisher Credits – StringTunes

Performance Credits – EWQLSO Platinum Edition

Label Credits – StringTunes

Description

Track number – 8 on the CD Colors of Cello

Short Description

Opus No 8 – Cello – Duet placed as the Finalist in the 2008 UK International Songwriting Contest. It features the use of the Marcato technique as applied to the cello.

Long Description

Chronology – 3/6/2007

Duration – 1:25

Time signature – 6/8

Key – G Major

Tempo – Presto

Number of measures – 45

Instrumentation – Cello Duet

Message

Subjective.

Dedication

None

Story behind the song

Producing a collection of songs with the theme of making an album featuring the cello, this piece was selected from the many written to be included in the album Colors of Cello. There were over 6,000 entries in the 2008 UK International Songwriters contest and placing this high was an honor!