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Symphonic music : concertos  
 

 

Symphonic music : concertos  

Op. 10 (1944)
Nocturne pour cor et petit orchestre
Duration : 4 mn 30
strings, harp (ad libitum), 1 flute, 1 oboe, 1 clarinet, 1 bassoon
First performance :

  • Concerts de Musique de Chambre de Paris
    Conductor : Fernand Oubradous
    Soloist : René Reumont

Op. 10 bis - Version for horn and piano (Editions Combre)

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score, audio

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association

digital recording available


Op. 25 (1946)
Concert pour violoncelle et orchestre (version orchestre symphonique 1944)
Duration : 20 mn
3.3.3.3. - 4.3.3.1., tymbals, drum, celesta, harp

  • Prélude
  • Grave
  • Final

First performance :

  • Orchestre National, Paris
    Conductor : Eugène Bigot
    Soloist : Jacques Neilz

Op. 25 ter - Reduction for violincello and piano

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score, audio

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association

digital recording available


Op. 25 bis (1963)
Concert pour violoncelle et orchestre : Prélude, Cadence, Allegro, Adagio, Allegro final
(version for chamber orchestra)
Duration : 20 mn
2 flutes, 1 oboe, 1 tenor oboe, 1 clarinet, 1 bassoon, 2 horns, 1 trumpet, 1 trombone, tymbals, drums, celesta, 1 harp, string quartet.
First performance :

  • Orchestre Radio-Symphonique, Paris
    Conductor : Tony Aubin
    Soloist : André Rémond

Score dated : December 24th, 1958

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score, audio

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association

digital recording available


Op. 32 (1947)
Sonate pour cor et 14 instruments
Duration : 10 mn
2 flutes, 1 B-flat clarinet, 1 B-flat bass clarinet, 1 B-flat soprano saxophone, 1 E-flat alto saxophone, 1 B-flat tenor saxophone, 1 trumpet, 1 trombon, 1 tuba, celesta, 2 harps, 1 hangged cymbal
First performance :

  • Concerts de Musique de Chambre, Paris
    Soloist : Jean Devemy
    Conductor : Fernand Oubradous

Dedication : à l'artiste et ami Jean Devemy, mon admiration en toute cordialité, Paris le 31 octobre 1948

Op. 32 bis - Version for horn and piano

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association


Op. 64 (1953)
Concertino pour contrebasse et orchestre
Duration : 12 mn

2 flutes (1 piccolo), 1 oboe, 2 B-flat clarinets, 1 bassoon, 2 horns in F, 1 trumpet in C, 6 altos, 4 cellos, 2 double bass, tymbals, piano

First performance :

Dedication : à Henry Moreau qui en a donné la première audition le 15 février 1953 et à mes collègues de l'Opéra MM. Gaston Logerot (soliste), Alfred Gontier, Etienne Bonnand, Alexandre Charles, Ennemond Barthelemy, Jacques Cazauran et Paul Amat.

  • Concerts de Musique de Chambre de Paris
    Soloist : Henry Moreau
    Conductor : André Amellér
    February 15th, 1953

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association

Reduction for double bass and piano


Op. 69 (1952)
Tuba-concert
for tuba in C or B-flat bass saxhorn and orchestra
Duration : 7 mn
2 flutes (1 piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 1 bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 1 contra-bassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombons, tymbals, cymbal, big drum

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score

Editions Eschig, Paris

Reduction for tuba in C or B-flat saxhorn and piano


Op. 82 (1955)
Alborada para la fiesta de las flores (Aubade pour la fête des fleurs)
for piano and orchestre

Duration : approx. 18 mn
2.2.2.2. - 2.2.2., timpani, drums

  • Vivo
  • Lento espressivo
  • Final

First performance :

  • Orchestre Philarmonique de Lisbonne
    Conductor : André Amellér
    Soloist : Angeles Presutto da Gama
    Lisbonne, December 11th, 1955

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score, audio

Op. 82 bis - Reduction for the piano

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association

digital recording available


Op. 112 (1957)
Suite concertante
for oboe and string orchestra
Duration : 10 mn
First performance :

  • Orchestre symphonique de Skopje, Yougoslavie
    Soloist : M. Davidovski
  • Orchestre Radio-symphonique FR3
    Conductor : Pol Mule
    Soloist : René Daraux

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score (oboe and piano), audio

Editions Alphonse Leduc
Remark : orchestra material available rented only.

Version for oboe and piano

digital recording available : Amaa05 Orchestre Radio Suisse Romande ; December 30th, 1976

digital recording available : Amaa10 Ensemble instrumental Vibrations, Conductor : Nicolas Simon, Oboe : Jonathan Mauch, Paris, May 16th, 2002


Op. 125 (1959)
Concertino pour saxophone alto mi b et orchestre à cordes avec flûte obligée
Duration : approx. 17 mn
First performance :

  • Orchestre de Reims
    Conductor : Jacques Murgier
    Soloist : Jean-Marie Londeix

Dedication : au virtuose, au professeur, à mon ami Jean-Marie Londeix

Score dated : October 1st, 1959

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score, audio

Editions Combre, Paris

Version for saxophone and piano

digital recording available : Amaa04 Orchestre Radio Suisse Romande : Jean-Marie Londeix (saxophone)

digital recording available : Amaa13 From YouTube : Jean-Marie Londeix (saxophone)

Available on YouTube :

Version for saxophone and string orchestra
Saxophone : Jean-Marie Londeix



Op. 178 (1967)
Kontrabassolo
for double bass and wind orchestra
Duration : 7 mn

2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 1 trombone, 1 tuba, piano, tamtam, big drum, light drum, tymbals, 2 double bass (one with 5 strings)

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score, audio

Editions Alphonse Leduc

Reduction for double bass and piano (Editions Alphonse Leduc)

digital recording available


Op. 233 (1976)
Fantaisie concertante pour trio d'anches et orchestre à cordes
Duration : 13 mn 30
First performance :

  • Festival Occitan de Béziers
    Orchestre : Soloists de Paris
    Conductor : Jean Barthe
    Soloists : Trio d'anches de Dijon

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : audio

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association

digital recording available


Op. 263 (1981)
Adagio pour violon et orchestre à vent
Duration : 13 mn
1 piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 B-flat clarinets, 1 B-flat bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 1 contra-bassoon (ad libitum), 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba, 1 double basse, tymbals, cymbale
First performance :

  • Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire, Dijon
    April 1st, 1981
    Conductor : André Amellér
    Soloist : Georges Arellano

Dedication : Cordialement à Georges Arellano

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score, audio

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association

Version for violin and piano (Editions Delatour)

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digital recording available : Amaa02 Violin : Georges Arellano ; Orchestre de la Société des concerts du conservatoire ; Conductor : André Amellér ; Dijon, April 1st, 1981

digital recording available : Amaa21 Violin : Raphaëlle Desgraviers ; Orchestre d'harmonie de Saint-Claude ; Conductor : André Amellér ; Saint-Claude (Jura) ; May 31st, 1985

Videos on YouTube :


Op. 263 (1981) - Adagio pour violon et piano
Violin : Julien Bouclier
Piano : Margarita Marsoubian


Op. 263 (1981) - Adagio pour violon et piano
(with score edited by Editions Delatour)
Violin : Raphaëlle Desgraviers
Piano : Pascal Martin


Op. 368 (1986)
Fantaisie pour 2 guitares et orchestre à cordes

Duration : 13 mn
First performance :

  • Concert en hommage à André Amellér, 12 octobre 2003
    Salle Rossini, Mairie du 9ème arrondissement, Paris
    Ensemble Instrumental Vibrations
    Conductor : Nicolas Simon
    Soloists : Thomas Minaux et Nicolas Tzortzis

Reduced version for 2 guitars and piano

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score, audio

- Unpublished
- Handwritten score available in the collection managed by the Association

digital recording available


Op. 369 (1986)
Concerto pour trompette et orchestre
Duration : 13 mn 30

2 flutes, 1 oboe, 2 clarinets, 1 bassoon, 1 horn, 1 trombone, tymbals, celesta, cymbale, light drum and strings

Referenced in the Multi-media library of our Association : score

Editions Combre, Paris (trumpet and piano)

Reduction for trumpet and piano (Editions Combre, Paris).

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