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This work was composed in 2009 and dedicated to the great French tuba player Thomas Leleu. It is part of a cycle of 3 Concertinos for this instrument that the author wrote between 2008 and 2009. Conceived in a single movement and with traditional writing, it includes 2 cadences for the soloist and a “waltz” near the end, as a humorous break, which leads back to the original material. It lasts approximately 9:30 minutes.