• Preludio – Fantasia: Cassadó tells us its related to a Sarabande – this helps to find a tempo.
  • Danza Finale is a Jota: a hopping dance.
  • Composers’ tempo markings help us to define a character.
  • Study the score away from the cello as a way of catching errors in memory.
  • Muscular release enables larger physical gestures.

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The Cassadó Suite for Solo Cello is a virtuoso masterpiece inspired by the music of our country, Catalunya. It includes an awesome Sardana, our national dance!

–Lluís Claret


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