Bladmuziek / Sheet Music

Jeppe Moulijn: “SECRET SOCIETY”, for 4 Solo violas and Viola Ensemble:
This piece was commissioned by the Dutch Viola Society, and the first movement was premiered at the International Viola Congress in Porto, November 2014 (the video of the premiere performance can now be seen on our YouTube channel!). The Dutch premiere was at the Amsterdam Viola Festival in February 2015.
Two additional movements are planned for a TBA future date.

You will soon be able to order the sheet music (score + parts, PDF) for this piece via the DVS. The conditions will be published here soon.

 

DVS Popular Viola Ensemble Transcriptions:

The following pieces were transcribed by DVS affiliated volunteers. They are offered as free downloads, “use at own risk” :-).

Schubert: The Bee, op.13 no.9 – or “Fight of the Bumblebees” for 4-part viola swarm,
arr. by Ruben Sanderse for the Battle of the Bees at the 2nd National Viola Congress.
The Score can be found here. The Viola 1 and Viola 2 are for technically advanced players,
while the Viola A and Viola B parts are less demanding, suitable for less advanced players.

Beethoven: Adagio from Sextet for 2 horns and strings op.81b, arr. for 4 violas.
Beethoven_Horn_sextet_mvt2_vla4tet
Here’s a YouTube link to a performance recording.

Louis Glass: Scherzo from String sextet op.15, arr. for 4 violas:
Glass_6tet_Scherzo_Vla4tet_Ed.1
Here’s a YouTube link to a performance recording.

 

DVS CATALOGUS VAN MUZIEK VOOR ALTVIOOLENSEMBLE /
DVS CATALOG OF MUSIC FOR VIOLA ENSEMBLE

Latest release:
Rev.11, 28/03/2016 (680 items, 27 new)
Viola_Ensemble_music_DVS_rev11

[NL] Onder deze download-link vindt u een lijst met werken voor ensembles van 2 tot 10 (of meer) altviolen (zonder andere instrumenten erbij). Dit betreft grotendeels oorspronkelijke composities, maar ook een aantal bewerkingen. Graag ontvangen wij (via e-mail) uw suggesties voor nieuwe toevoegingen – de lijst wordt regelmatig bijgewerkt!

[EN] This is a compilation of known original works for viola ensembles (2 to 10+ players, violas only!), as well as popular transcriptions. Feel free to submit tips for new entries to the list (via e-mail)  – the catalogue is updated regularly!

 

Older releases:mscstand

Rev.10, 27/09/2015 (653 items, 17 new)
Viola_Ensemble_music_DVS_rev10

Rev.9, 12/03/2015 (636 items, 35 new)
Viola_Ensemble_music_DVS_rev9

Rev.8, 06/10/2014 (601 items, 59 new)
Viola_Ensemble_music_DVS_rev8

Rev.7, 04/01/2014 (542 items, 39 new)
Viola_Ensemble_music_DVS_rev7

Rev.6, 13/09/2013 (503 items, 33 new)
Viola_Ensemble_music_DVS_rev6

Rev.5, 11/03/2013 (470 items, 9 new)
Viola_Ensemble_music_DVS_rev5