Flute Set for Solo Flute by Adolphus Hailstork
Duration: c. 5:00
1. Moderato con anima
3. Lento e teneramente
Contrasting styles, making extensive use of scale and arpeggio patterns.
African-American composer Adolphus Hailstork (b.1941) received his doctorate in composition from Michigan State University, where he was a student of H. Owen Reed. He had previously studied at the Manhattan School of Music, under Vittorio Giannini and David Diamond, at the American Institute at Fontainebleau with Nadia Boulanger, and at Howard University with Mark Fax. Dr. Hailstork has written numerous works for chorus, solo voice, piano, organ, various chamber ensembles, band, orchestra, and opera.