The “Compozitor Publishing House • Saint-Petersburg” calls the young cellists' and their teachers' attention to the collection of pieces for violoncello and piano by Zhanna Lazarevna Metallidi. Here you are the genre scenes “Penguins' Dance”, “Stubborn Donkey”, “Jolly Woodpecker” are sparkling with humour and vigour. “Turner's Landscape” revives the spirit of the English painter William Turner, one of the forefathers of the impressionism. “Andante cantabile” is a lyrical lofty lyrical revelation. “Romantic Waltz” and “Scherzo” allure with the unstopped stream of facture metamorphoses, while the “Old Pine's Tale” and the “Ballad” casts the mysterious atmosphere of the European old days.
The pieces for violoncello and piano by Zhanna Metallidi have been enjoying their popularity at the contests and concerts.
PENGUINS’ DANCE (Music text example)
OLD PINE’S SONG
TURNER’S LANDSCAPE (Music text example)