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Artist Hyperion Records
Coletti, Paul (viola)
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Paul Coletti (viola)

Paul Coletti has performed over 1500 solo and chamber music concerts in the continents of Europe, North and South America, Asia, and Australia. He has performed at the Sydney Opera house, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Berlin Philharmonie, Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center , Il Teatro Colon, and Suntory Hall.

His discography includes over 30 CD’s and have won International awards and prizes. Chief among them is Hyperion's English Music for Viola. On DVD, Coletti’s The Last Typhoon has reached No.1 in the Japan charts. He has directed music videos with many personalities including Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy. His compositions have been heard worldwide and are published by Oxford University Press.

On the podium Coletti has conducted the New Japan Philharmonic in Tokyo. As a television personality Coletti is producer of The Viola Show and is a frequent guest on Classical Arts, CNN, and NHK. His radio appearances are heard regularly throughout the world, including the BBC, and National Public Radio. Paul Coletti has been featured in articles in the Strad and Strings.

Paul Coletti, born in Edinburgh to Italian parents, has lived in the USA for over 20 years. He studied at the International Menuhin Music Academy with Alberto Lysy, Sandor Vegh and Lord Yehudi Menuhin, and continued at the Juilliard School in New York with Dorothy Delay and Felix Galimir. He was appointed Head of Strings at the University of Washington at age 25. He has given Master classes on 5 continents. Many of his students have international careers as soloists, professors, orchestra principals, and President of the American Viola Society.

After 14 years living in Manhattan, Mr Coletti moved to Los Angeles where he is a teacher at the Colburn School and also Head of Chamber Music at the University of California, UCLA.

Albums
'Beethoven, Mendelssohn & Schumann: Music for viola and piano' (CDA66946)
Beethoven, Mendelssohn & Schumann: Music for viola and piano
MP3 £4.00FLAC £4.00ALAC £4.00Buy by post £13.99 (ARCHIVE SERVICE) CDA66946  Archive Service   Download currently discounted
'English Music for Viola' (CDH55085)
English Music for Viola
MP3 £4.99FLAC £4.99ALAC £4.99Buy by post £5.50 CDH55085  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)  
'Liszt: Complete Piano Music' (CDS44501/98)
Liszt: Complete Piano Music
MP3 £160.00FLAC £160.00ALAC £160.00Buy by post £200.00 CDS44501/98  99CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)  
'Liszt: The complete music for solo piano, Vol. 23 – Harold in Italy' (CDA66683)
Liszt: The complete music for solo piano, Vol. 23 – Harold in Italy
'Mendelssohn, Schumann & Beethoven: Music for viola and piano' (CDA66946)
Mendelssohn, Schumann & Beethoven: Music for viola and piano
MP3 £4.00FLAC £4.00ALAC £4.00Buy by post £13.99 (ARCHIVE SERVICE) CDA66946  Archive Service   Download currently discounted
Complete works available for download
ANONYMOUS - TRADITIONAL
The Sussex mummer's Christmas carol with Leslie Howard (piano)
SIR ARNOLD BAX  (1883-1953)
Legend with Leslie Howard (piano)
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN  (1770-1827)
Notturno, Op 42 with Leslie Howard (piano)
HECTOR BERLIOZ  (1803-1869)
Harold en Italie 'Symphonie en quatre parties', S472 with Leslie Howard (piano)
FRANK BRIDGE  (1879-1941)
Allegro appassionato with Leslie Howard (piano)
Pensiero with Leslie Howard (piano)
BENJAMIN BRITTEN  (1913-1976)
Elegy for solo viola
REBECCA CLARKE  (1886-1979)
Lullaby No 1 with Leslie Howard (piano)
Morpheus with Leslie Howard (piano)
Viola Sonata with Leslie Howard (piano)
PERCY GRAINGER  (1882-1961)
Arrival Platform Humlet
FRANZ LISZT  (1811-1886)
Romance oubliée, S132 with Leslie Howard (piano)
FELIX MENDELSSOHN  (1809-1847)
Viola Sonata in C minor with Leslie Howard (piano)
ROBERT SCHUMANN  (1810-1856)
Märchenbilder, Op 113 with Leslie Howard (piano)
RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS  (1872-1958)
Romance with Leslie Howard (piano)
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
Allegro appassionato (Bridge)
Arrival Platform Humlet (Grainger)
Elegy for solo viola (Britten)
Harold en Italie 'Symphonie en quatre parties', S472 (Berlioz/Liszt)
Legend (Bax)
Lullaby No 1 (Clarke)
Marche de pèlerins – Chantant la prière du soir: Allegretto  Movement 2 of Harold en Italie 'Symphonie en quatre parties', S472 (Berlioz/Liszt)
Märchenbilder, Op 113 (Schumann)
Morpheus (Clarke)
Notturno, Op 42 (Beethoven/Kleinheinz)
Orgie de brigands – Souvenirs des scènes précédentes: Allegro frenetico  Movement 4 of Harold en Italie 'Symphonie en quatre parties', S472 (Berlioz/Liszt)
Pensiero (Bridge)
Romance (Vaughan Williams)
Romance oubliée, S132 (Liszt)
Sérénade – d'un montagnard des Abruzzes à sa maîtresse: Allegro assai – Allegretto  Movement 3 of Harold en Italie 'Symphonie en quatre parties', S472 (Berlioz/Liszt)
The Sussex mummer's Christmas carol (Anon/Grainger)
Viola Sonata (Clarke)
Viola Sonata in C minor (Mendelssohn)
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