Solo Euphonium – William Hess

Solo Euphonium – William Hess

Label: Summit Records

Release date: Feb 2021

Catalog number: 772

Tracks:

Caprice no. 24
comp: Niccolo Paganini
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Cascades
comp: Allen Vizzutti
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Paritita Veneziana: 1. At Vivaldi's Church
comp: Philip Wilby
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Paritita Veneziana: 2. A Cold Mist over the Cypress Trees
comp: Philip Wilby
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Paritita Veneziana: 3. Trantella: Plaz San Marco
comp: Philip Wilby
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Polar Vortex
comp: Michael Forbes
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Syrinx
comp: Claude Debussy
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Partita in A minor: 1. Allemande
comp: Johann Sebastian Bach
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Partita in A minor: 2. Courante
comp: Johann Sebastian Bach
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Partita in A minor: 3. Sarabande
comp: Johann Sebastian Bach
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Partita in A minor: 4. Bourée
comp: Johann Sebastian Bach
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Blue Lake Fantasies: 1. Firefly
comp: David Gillingham
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Blue Lake Fantasies: 2. Moonlight Across the Water
comp: David Gillingham
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Blue Lake Fantasies: 3. All that Jazz
comp: David Gillingham
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Blue Lake Fantasies: 4. Ancient Native Air
comp: David Gillingham
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Blue Lake Fantasies: 5. Party Antics
comp: David Gillingham
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Elegy for Mippy II
comp: Leonard Bernstein
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Fnugg
comp: Øystein Baadsvik
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William Hess is an internationally renowned euphonium soloist, euphonium professor, and low brass artist who currently resides in his hometown of New Orleans, LA.

Hess studied euphonium performance at the University of Southern Mississippi, the University of Missouri – Kansas City’s Conservatory of Music, and the University of Cincinnati’s Conservatory of Music before becoming the Euphonium Instructor at Montclair State University, and currently the Instructor of Euphonium and Tuba at Loyola University – New Orleans.

Career music performance highlights have seen Hess perform in Carnegie Hall, take four European and two American tours as a soloist, with the Fountain City Brass Band, and with the Twisted Steel Quartet, as well as solo with numerous university and festival bands and orchestras. William has been featured as a Guest Artist at several International Tuba Euphonium Conferences, the US Army Band’s Tuba Euphonium Workshop, and has been invited to lecture at Tuba Euphonium Symposiums across the country. Hess has also won many acclaimed music awards, including winning international solo awards on three different brass instruments (euphonium, trombone, baritone horn), including winning both of the International Tuba Euphonium Conference’s very prestigious Artist Euphonium Solo and Quartet Competition awards when he was nineteen years old.