Basse Danse


No. 3 from Subterranean Solos

Composer: Peter Warlock
Arranger: Keith and Jill Hartley

Instrumentation: Double bass and piano
Exam syllabus: Grade 3

Printed edition: Subterranean Solos

Download editions are supplied as a single PDF containing the double bass part and piano accompaniment
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Basse-Danse comes from the Capriol Suite. It has three beats in a bar and lies in first and second positions. It requires a variety of bow strokes to bring out the articulations: staccato, tenuto and accents. There are many places requiring re-take down bows.

Set for Grade 3 exams

  • ABRSM (from 2024)
  • ABRSM (2020-2023)
  • Trinity (2020-2023)
  • Trinity (2016-2019)

No. 3 from Subterranean Solos

Printed Edition

Subterranean Solos (bass) ISMN: 979-0-708191-21-6
Subterranean Solos (piano) ISMN: 979-0-708191-22-3



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