Contrabass part from Original Cadenza for Mozart's G Major Violin Concerto, KV216 (3rd Movement) - with orchestral accomp

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Modern classical music

My cousin, the fabulous violinist Jonathan Gandelsman, commissioned from me a set of original cadenzas for the Mozart G-major violin concerto. This particular cadenza has orchestral accompaniment and is to be inserted at measure 377 of the 3rd movement. If you look at the form of the third movement, you'll see that it the first part of it is a rondo, then there's an insert of unrelated music, and then there's a coda. The cadenza's place, then, is right before the coda. I have chosen that the Cadenza will complete the form, by developing material from the "unrelated" music section. It's nice and goofy, I hope you will enjoy it. :)

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