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Strauss Don Quixote - Viola

Edited by Yizhak Schotten

Title: Don Quixote
Composer: Richard Strauss
Instrument: Viola
Edited By: Yizhak Schotten
Instrumentation: Orchestral
Pages: 17

The viola part for Don Quixote, Op. 35, by Richard Strauss, has been edited by Yizhak Schotten, former principal violist of the Cincinnati and Houston Symphony Orchestras.  Schotten's bowings, fingerings and other editorial markings have been added throughout the score.  Subtitled "Phantastische Variationen über ein Thema ritterlichen Charakters" ("Fantastic Variations on a Theme of Knightly Character"), Strauss' Don Quixote is based on the novel Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes.

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