Harvey Sollberger

Biography

Harvey Sollberger (b. 1938) recieved an M.A from Columbia University. He is a composer, conductor, and flutist. During his tenure, Sollberger served as the conductor for SONOR, the faculty new music ensemble, and SIRIUS, the graduate student new music ensemble. He co-founded (with Charles Wuorinen) the Group for Contemporary Music in New York and directed that ensemble for 27 years. He has been Composer-in-Residence at both the American Academy in Rome and with the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players. Sollberger's work in composition has been recognized by an award from the National Institute of Arts and Letters, two Guggenheim Fellowships, and by commissions from the Koussevitzky Foundation, the San Francisco Symphony, the Fromm Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Walter W. Naumberg Foundation, Music from Japan, and the New York State Council for the Arts. Before joining the UCSD faculty, Sollberger has taught at Columbia University, the Manhattan School of Music, and Indiana University. From 1997 to 2005 he served as Music Director of the La Jolla Symphony and Chorus.

Sollberger's notable students include Margaret Brouwer.

ACE Publications

62 title(s)
Composer Title SCORING/INSTRUMENTATION Year
Harvey Sollberger A WINTER'S TALE Two Flutes
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Harvey Sollberger SYMPHONY - BREATH A' MEME RIVE Flute Orchestra
4 fl/pic, 8 fl, 4 altfl, 4 bsfl, 4 cbsfl
Harvey Sollberger SPILLVILLE Flute, Viola, and Guitar
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Harvey Sollberger Second Grand Quartet for Sixteen Flutes 4 flutists each playing piccolo, flute, alto flute and bass flute
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Harvey Sollberger SECOND GRAND QUARTET FOR SIXTEEN FLUTES 4 flutes: each player plays piccolo, flute, alto flute, and bass flute
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Harvey Sollberger NEW MILLENNIUM MEMO II solo flute
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Harvey Sollberger MURAL piano 4-hands
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Harvey Sollberger WHERE THE IOWA RIVER BENDS: 12-20-62 Cello and Contrabass
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Harvey Sollberger BIG BANG! -
flute choir - 12 or more flutes
Harvey Sollberger Her Ladyship Betty Bang Mather's Favorite Book of Tunes and Ayres Two Flutes
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Harvey Sollberger ORIGINAL SUBSTANCE/MANIFESTS/TRACES II Solo Shakuhachi
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Harvey Sollberger THIN MUSIC/THICK MUSIC Two Pieces for Twenty Players -
20 PLAYERS: fl, ob, cl, bsn, altsx, hn, tpt, tbn, tba, pf, ele pf, perc(2), hp, vln (3), vla, vcl, cb
Harvey Sollberger REUNION Clarinet, Piano, and Percussion
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Harvey Sollberger DECEMBER Alto Flute (or Flute)
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Harvey Sollberger PERHAPS GILEAD fl, guitar, 2vln, vla, vc
flute, guitar, string quartet
Harvey Sollberger UNTITLED 2 Alto Flutes (or 2 Flutes)
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Additional Works

ANGELS AND STONE - CF PETERS

DOUBLE TRIPTYCH (DUO) - CF PETERS

HARA - CF PETERS

MET HIM PIKE HOSES - CF PETERS

PASSAGES - non BMI publisher

SOLOS - for violin and 5 instruments (1967)  12'  (McGinnis & Marx)

IRON MOUNTAIN SONG for trumpet and piano - Columbia University Music Press