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J.S. Bach, Suite for violoncello solo, performed on mandola
  • Lee Bidgood, East Tennessee State University
My arrangement of this iconic piece for mandola, an interpretation project that emerged from my work leading a mandolin orchestra at ETSU. This particular recording was facilitated by the discovery of an instrument donated to our department, a 1920s Gibson mandola. This fabulous instrument gave me the voice with which I could articulate the way I heard this piece, one that I have turned over in my head and hands since I was in high school.
  • music,
  • bach,
  • mandola
Publication Date
Winter 2016
Citation Information
Lee Bidgood. "J.S. Bach, Suite for violoncello solo, performed on mandola" (2016)
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