Book 1 of Recital Music's ongoing Heritage Series featuring long-forgotten music, primarily by bassist-composers of the late 19th and early 20th-century. Lyrical and accessible music, mainly in the orchestral register, providing useful and interesting recital repertoire in the salon style. Ideal as early recital repertoire. Evocative music with effective musical and technical challenges for the intermediate bassist. Contents: Laska - A la Hongroise / Noskowski - Elegy-Polonaise / Manoly - Albumblatt / Madenski - Marzenie/Souvenir / Simandl - Etude / Laska - Arietta.