His tone on the viola is satisfyingly rich and rounded, surely the envy of many a lifelong violist .
Young Alfonso was accepted at court in his turn, a singer, lutenist and violist .
Even so, at a party last night, I mentioned it to the quartet's shy violist , so that he might look into it.
If I were a violist I would definitely want this to be in the regular repertoire.
Paul Hindemith was a musical polymath - composer, conductor, violist , educator, and musicologist.
We play chamber music with a couple of friends - he, poor fellow, a mere violist like yourself, she a cello player.
Furthermore, the adagio presents the violist and pianist with a tour de force: fourteen minutes of slow playing at a dynamic range restricted mostly to soft.
An accomplished violist and violinist, he enjoys playing chamber music and composing.
The violist and the orchestra share the concerto's sound-world with a string quartet, tuned a quarter-tone lower - a darker ‘second dimension,’ in the words of the composer.
I am a female clarinet player with a secret passion for a violist in my orchestra.