David Knotts - Composer, Pianist, Conductor

Composer, Pianist, Conductor

Fossegrimmen in Switzerland

I wrote Fossegrimmen in 2009 for cellist, Gemma Rosefield. I was very keen not to write yet another Elegy for solo cello – so this is a bonkers, sprite filled fantasy based on some hardanger fidlle tunes and the tale of a mutton loving water sprite. Tonny Woolard has taken this virtuoso party piece to the MusicaArte festival in Switzerland this October. Let’s hope he packed a leg of mutton in his suitcase…..

Find out more here:
http://www.davidknotts.co.uk/music/fossegrimmen/

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