Sonata584 (V.54)

In Three Movements:

I. Torrents
II. Reflections
III. Momentum Perpetuum

Three unrelated topics for movements unified by a harmonic and rhythmic language; first, the wind and rain of Torrents, a quasi introduction to the work. The slow middle movement Reflections is cast with periods of group imrpovisation, with the entire structure expanding to be a mirror image of itself. What can be said about the last movement? It's fast, and a fitting close to the work as a whole.

Due to the popularity of Sonata583, I wrote another piece, a year later, appropriately called Sonata584. This time our solo flute is backed by a percussion ensemble, although the entire piece, cast in three movements, is less of a concerto for flute and more a unified chamber work where every performer plays an equal part.

Scored for flute, xylophone, vibraphone, suspended cymbal, slapstick,

marimba, temple blocks, claves, wind chimes, timpani, crotales, castanets, piano

Sonata584 score and parts.....$34.00


Sonata584 score.....$24.00


Replacement parts.....$4.50/ea


Sonata583 (flute solo) & Sonata584
Scores and Parts V45, V54.....$37.50 (reg. $39.50)


Page 1 of the score to Sonata584 (3rd mvt)
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