Stephen Scotchmer

Composer | Conductor | Musician

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First performed by the pupils of Edgbarrow School Crowthorne in Decemeber 1981, conducted by the composer. The musical was written specifically for schools. The orchestration provides for classroom instruments in addition to conventional orchestral instruments. Ideally, all the instrumentalists should be children, except for the pianist and the string players, whose parts are more difficult.

Alice's Song

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/alices-song/s-xfTUN

You are old, Father William

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/you-are-old-father-william/s-xKG4O

Wow! Wow Wow!

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/wow-wow-wow/s-Ii419

Will you walk a little faster?

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/will-you-walk-a-little-faster/s-hsBpc

Mock Waltz

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/mock-waltz/s-nYStt

They told me you had been to her

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/they-told-me-you-had-been-to-her/s-3psiv

This latest version by Stephen Scotchmer is scored for the orchestral forces specified by Beethoven. It is written for divisi violas throughout. The proportions of the movement have been restored to what one would expect (using other concertos by Beethoven as models) and the recapitulation of ideas from the exposition has been restricted to the restatement of the main themes rather than repeating the more discursive developmental passage work. [Read more...]

Beethoven Violin Concerto in C 1st Movement.

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/beethoven-vln-concerto-1st-movement

Beethoven Violin Concerto in C 2nd Movement.

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/beethoven-vln-concerto-2nd-movement

Beethoven Violin Concerto in C 3rd Movement.

https://soundcloud.com/user-672814730/beethoven-violin-concerto-3rd-movement

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