for unaccompanied solo cello

Composition Date: 1994
Revision Date: 1994
Duration: 00:05:00
Genre: Strings (bowed), Solo / Ensemble, Cello


Instrumentation Set Number 1:
  • 1 x Violoncello
Programme Note:
Alice Ho

Caprice for Cello Solo, 1994

Commissioned by: International Stepping Stones Level of the Canadian Music Competition, with the assistance of the Ontario Arts Council

Premiered by:

“As the title suggests, it is a fancy, virtuosic piece for unaccompanied solo ‘cello. The sections with double stops and rhythmic figures are contrasted with a slow and moving section. The performer is asked to show both his technical skills and musicality.”


  • Call Number:
  • MI 3113 H678ca
  • Genre:
  • Strings (bowed), Solo / Ensemble, Cello
  • Date of Acquisition:
  • May 4, 1994
  • Type:
  • Print-music, Published by CMC
  • Physical Description:
  • 1 score ([11] p.) ;
    11 Pages
    Height: 32 cm
  • Additional Information:
  • For unaccompanied violoncello.
    Ms (photocopy); original in CMC Toronto.
    Duration: 5:00
    Withdrawn - now published by Plangere.
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