SONATA for Alto Saxophone & Piano

Composer: 

Alternate Title: 

SONATA for Alto Sax and Piano

Year Authored (or revised): 

1976

Instrumentation : 

a sax & pf

Duration (min): 

9

First Performance: 

Debbi Abbey, sax & the composer, 1976

A quasi 12-tone piece with a series of interrelated themes. Various themes and groups are separated and punctuated by extensive solo and cadenza-like passages. The piece evolves into a rhythmic and jazz-like conclusion. A recording by saxophonist John Sampen and pianist Brian Bevelander was recorded at Bowling Green State University in 1996.

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Print Edition Price: 

$24 score and part
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