Program


Summer Workshop Music 2018

Under Construction. 


Workshops from the past.

2017 Summer Double Bass Workshop

  • Adagio and Presto (from Sonata #10) - by Giorgio Antoniotti arr. George Vance
  • Opening to Act 3 of Rigoletto -Guiseppi Verdi arr. George Vance
  • Berceuse - by Armas Järnefelt arr. George Vance
  • Scherzo - by C. Webster arr. George Vance
  • Allegro - by W.F. Bach arr. George Vance
  • Moto Perpetuo -by Nicoló Paganini arr. George Vance
  • Happy Bass Player -by Winston Jack Budrow
  • Sheep May Safely Graze -by J.S. Bach arr. George Vance
  • Eleanor Rigby -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Yesterday -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Allegro -Béla Bartók arr. George Vance
  • Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  • Music Box -French Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Lavender’s Blue -English Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance 
  • Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance

2016 Summer Double Bass Workshop

  • Rondo -by Franz Keyper arr. George Vance
  • Gavotte -by Lorenzitti arr. George Vance
  • Étude #4 in G Major -François Rabbath
  • In the Hall of the Mountain King -Edvard Grieg arr. George Vance
  • Brazilian Tango -Vernon Leidig arr. Robert Peterson
  • Moto Perpetuo -by Nicoló Paganini arr. George Vance
  • Happy Bass Player -by Winston Jack Budrow
  • Sheep May Safely Graze -by J.S. Bach arr. George Vance
  • In My Life -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Yellow Submarine -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Sunshine of My Love -by Cream arr. Johnny Hamil 

                               Dedicated to Jack Bruce (1943-2014)

  • Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  • Music Box -French Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Lavender’s Blue -English Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance 
  • Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  • Incantation pur Junon -François Rabbath
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance

2015 Summer Double Bass Workshop

  •  Adagio and Presto (from Sonata #10) - by Giorgio Antoniotti arr. George Vance
  • Étude #1 in a minor -François Rabbath
  • The Entertainer pour Piano (1902) -by Scott Joplin arr. by Jean-Charles Bentkowski
  • Musette -by J.S Bach arr. George Vance
  • Castle Kelly/Sally Gardens -Traditional Folk Songs arr. Peter McLachlan
  • Chorus (from Judas Máccabaeus) -by G.F. Händel arr. George Vance
  • Moto Perpetuo -by Nicoló Paganini arr. George Vance
  • Yellow Submarine -by John Lennon and Paul McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Allegro -Béla Bartók arr. George Vance
  • Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  • Happy Bass Player -by Winston Jack Budrow arr. George Vance
  • Music Box -French Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Go Tell Aunt Rhody -American Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Lightly Row -German Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance 
  • Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance


2014 Dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of the Beatles coming to America.

  • Rondo -by Franz Keyper arr. George Vance
  • Gavotte -by Lorenzitti arr. George Vance
  • Russian Sailor's Dance -Reinhold Gliére arr. George Vance
  • Brazilian Tango - by Vernon Leidig arr. Robert Peterson
  • Eleanor Rigby -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Yesterday -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Yellow Submarine -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Musette -by J.S. Bach arr.George Vance
  • An Old French Song - P.I. Tchaikowsky arr. George Vance
  • Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  • Music Box -French Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Go Tell Aunt Rhody -American Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Lightly Row -German Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance 
  • Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance


2013

  • Dragonetti Concerto, Movement #1 -by Eduardo Nanny arr. George Vance
  • Adagio and Presto (from Sonata #10) - by Giorgio Antoniotti arr. George Vance
  • In the Hall of the Mountain King -Edvard Grieg arr. George Vance
  • Allegro - by W.F. Bach arr. George Vance
  • Musette -by J.S. Bach arr.George Vance
  • Moto Perpetuo -by Nicoló Paganini arr. George Vance
  • Happy Bass Player -by Winston Jack Budrow
  • Sheep May Safely Graze -by J.S. Bach arr. George Vance
  • In My Life -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Yellow Submarine -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  • Music Box -French Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Lavender’s Blue -English Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Go Tell Aunt Rhody -American Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Lightly Row -German Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance 
  • Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance


2012 Dedicated to Anthony Bianco

  • Recitative and Chorale form Symphony #9 -Ludwig vanBeethoven Arranged by, Anthony Bianco
  • Opening to Act 3 of Rigoletto -Guiseppi Verdi arr. George Vance
  • Russian Sailor's Dance -Reinhold Gliére arr. George Vance
  • Minuet in G -J.S. Bach arr. George Vance
  • Wild Rider -Robert Schumann arr. George Vance
  • L' Éléphant -Camille Saint-Säens arr. George Vance
  • Eleanor Rigby -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Yesterday -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  • Bagatelle -George Vance
  • Allegro -Béla Bartók arr. George Vance
  • Did You Ever See A Lassie -Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Go Tell Aunt Rhody -Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Lightly Row -Folk Song arr. George Vance
  • Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  • Music Box -French Folk Song arr/ . George Vance
  • Scotland's Burning -Folk Song arr.George Vance
  • Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance


2011

  •  Rondo -by Franz Keyper arr. George Vance
  •  Gavotte -by Lorenzitti arr. George Vance
  •  In the Hall of the Mountain King -Edvard Grieg arr. George Vance
  •  Brazilian Tango -Vernon Leidig arr. Robert Peterson
  •  Musette -by J.S. Bach arr.George Vance
  •  Moto Perpetuo -by Nicoló Paganini arr. George Vance
  •  Happy Bass Player -by Winston Jack Budrow
  •  Sheep May Safely Graze -by J.S. Bach arr. George Vance
  •  In My Life -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  •  Yellow Submarine -by Lennon and McCartney arr. George Vance
  •  Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  •  Music Box -French Folk Song arr. George Vance
  •  Lavender’s Blue -English Folk Song arr. George Vance
  •  Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance 
  • Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance

2010 Dedicated to George Vance 

  •  Adagio and Presto (from Sonata #10) - by Giorgio Antoniotti arr. George Vance
  •  Lé Eléphant (from Carnival of the Animals) - by Camille Saint-Saëns arr. George Vance
  •  Bourée - by G.F. Händel arr. George Vance
  •  Allegro - by W.F. Bach arr. George Vance
  •  Impertinence - by G.F. Händel arr. George Vance
  •  An Old French Song - P.I. Tchaikowsky arr. George Vance
  •  Stairway to Heaven - by Jimmy Page and Robert Plant arr. Robert Peterson
  •  Yesterday - by Lennon/McCartney arr. George Vance
  •  Long, Long Ago (Theme and Variation) - T.H. Bayly arr. George Vance
  •  Did You Ever See A Lassie? - Folk Song arr. George Vance
  •  Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance 
  •  Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance
  •  Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  •  Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance

2009

  •  Bourée - by G.F. Händel arr. George Vance
  •  Allegro - by W.F. Bach arr. George Vance
  •  Impertinence - by G.F. Händel arr. George Vance
  •  An Old French Song - P.I. Tchaikowsky arr. George Vance
  •  Brazilian Tango - by Vernon Leidig arr. Robert Peterson
  •  Stairway to Heaven - by Jimmy Page and Robert Plant arr. Robert Peterson
  •  Yesterday - by Lennon/McCartney arr. George Vance
  •  Long, Long Ago (Theme and Variation) - T.H. Bayly arr. George Vance
  •  Did You Ever See A Lassie? - Folk Song arr. George Vance
  •  Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  •  Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance
  •  Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  •  Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance

2008

  •  Romance - by Franz Keyper arr. George Vance
  •  Berceuse - by Armas Järnefelt arr. George Vance
  •  Scherzo - by C. Webster arr. George Vance
  •  Etude No. 19 (New Technique, Vol. 2, p. 44) - by François Rabbath
  •  Etude No. 6 (New Technique, Vol. 1, p. 21) - by François Rabbath
  •  Récréation No. 2 (New Technique, Vol. 1, p. 23) - by François Rabbath
  •  Rêve à plusieur voix - by François Rabbath
  •  Yellow Submarine - by Lennon/McCartney arr. George Vance
  •  Song of the Volga Boatmen - Folk Song, arr. Teppo Hauta-aho 
  • Did You Ever See A Lassie? - Folk Song arr. George Vance
  •  Solo from Symphony No. 1 - by Gustav Mahler arr. George Vance
  •  Scotland’s Burning - Folk Song arr. George Vance
  •  Baby Elephant Walk - by Henry Mancini arr. George Vance
  •  Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (with bowing variations) - Folk Song arr. George Vance
© Robert Peterson 2014