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Paul Ellison

Performing solo and ensemble concerts as well as giving master classes on the double bass and period instruments on four continents, Paul Ellison is the Lynette S. Autrey Professor of Double Bass and chair of strings at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, Visiting Artist-Faculty University of Southern California and guest tutor at the Yehudi Menuhin School, the Royal College of Music, and Bass Club, England. Current summer positions include principal bass at the Grand Teton Music Festival, faculty/performer at the Sarasota Music Festival and faculty/performer at Festival Domaine Forget, Quebec. Former students hold titled positions in major ensembles and institutions of higher learning on five continents. Previous positions include principal bass of Houston Symphony, Houston Grand Opera, Santa Fe Opera, Aspen Festival Orchestras (also faculty), professor of double bass and chair of strings at the University of Southern California, and president of the International Society of Bassists. Ellison was the first to receive both the diploma and teaching certificate from Institut International Rabbath, Paris. “…The treat of the afternoon turned out to be hearing the double bass as a solo instrument…Paul Ellison…demonstrated virtuosity. [The] bass shines as [the] music festival gets underway.” (Sarasota Herald-Tribune.)

Be sure to read the interview with Paul Ellison on our blog Ovation Press String Visions!

Below you will find the complete list of scores edited by Paul Ellison.


Composer Title Instrument Editor Instrumentation Price
Bach, Johann Sebastian Orchestral Suite No. 2 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 3.49
Bach, Johann Sebastian Violin Concerto in E-Major (Adagio) Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 1.99
Beethoven, Ludwig van Symphony No. 7 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 6.79
Berlioz, Hector Symphonie Fantastique Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 7.49
Brahms, Johannes Symphony No. 1 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 6.49
Brahms, Johannes Symphony No. 2 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 6.49
Mahler, Gustav Symphony No. 1 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 7.49
Mahler, Gustav Symphony No. 2 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 8.99
Mahler, Gustav Symphony No. 4 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 6.49
Mendelssohn, Felix Symphony No. 3 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 6.49
Mendelssohn, Felix Symphony No. 4 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 3.49
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Symphony No. 35 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 3.49
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Symphony No. 39 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 4.99
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Symphony No. 40 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 4.99
Strauss, Richard Also sprach Zarathustra Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 7.79
Strauss, Richard Death and Transfiguration Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 3.79
Strauss, Richard Don Juan Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 3.29
Strauss, Richard Don Quixote Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 7.99
Strauss, Richard Ein Heldenleben Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 6.49
Strauss, Richard Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 3.79
Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilich Symphony No. 4 Bass Ellison, Paul Orchestral $ 7.79