Composer
ADLER
Title
Sonata
Instrumentation
flute, piano
Publisher
Theodore Presser
Grade
3+
Product Code
01P050041287

Sonata composed by Samuel Adler (b. 1928-)
Written for Flute and Piano 
Includes score and parts
Duration. 14 minutes

Commissioned by the Julliard School of Music on the occasion of its 100th anniversary, and dedicated to Carol Wincenc, this is a sonata in three movements. Technically and musically challenging; traditional notation. Adler was born in Mannheim, Germany and came to the United States in 1939. He is the composed of over 400 works, including 5 operas, 6 symphonies, 12 concerti, 8 string quartets, 4 oratorios, and many other orchestral, band, chamber and choral works, and songs, which have been performed all over the world.

Contents:

1. Dialogue (fast, agitated, rhythmic)
2. Meditation
3. Scherzo-finale

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