A Metrical Analysis and Rebarring of Paul Creston’s. Sonata for Alto Saxophone and Piano, Op. Christopher Kyle Sweitzer. University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 11 Aug An analysis of Paul Creston’s Sonata for E-flat alto saxophone and piano. Creston, Paul, Sonatas, saxophone, piano, op. Paul Creston was an Italian American composer of classical music. Born in New York City to Paul Creston He also wrote a suite () and a sonata (op. 19, ) for alto saxophone and piano (both dedicated to Cecil Leeson), as well as .
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Shawnee Press Customer Rating: Rate this product’s difficulty pwul The Suite for Saxophone, completed in is harmonically more complex but does not seem to have the longer melodic lines found in the sonata.
It tends to be a bit more contrapuntal than the sonata. The price is the same. I am a music teacher. We cannot post your review if it violates these guidelines. Creston was one of the most performed American composers of the s and s. Creston, Paul, Sonatas, saxophone, piano, op.
In the finale, a wonderfully greasy central melodic episode marked “smooth” slows things down for a while. This page was last edited on 6 Septemberat Rarely does one find a student of the saxophone who has not studied this work.
His pieces include six symphoniesa number of concertosincluding two for violin one for marimba and orchestra  premiered by Ruth Stuberone for one piano, one for two pianosone for accordion and one for alto saxophone the latter dedicated to Cecil Leeson a fantasia for trombone and orchestra composed for and premiered by Pal Marstellerand a Rapsodie again for alto saxophone 1 written for Jean-Marie Londeix.
Sonata, Opus 19 for Eb Alto Saxophone
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Look inside cretson Look inside 2 Instrument: Introspection Late Night Partying. Movement 1 is marked “With vigor” and is appropriately filled with vivacious rhythms; short, pointed gestures are balanced against long legato lines, both types of material having been built using Creston ‘s usual richly chromatic, thickly harmonized tonal idiom.
Paul Creston – Sonata For Alto Saxophone and Piano Op. 19
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Sonata, Opus 19 For Eb Alto Saxophone Sheet Music By Paul Creston – Sheet Music Plus
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This piece was completed in and first performed on February 15, in New York by Cecil Leeson, who commissioned the sonata. Jazz Latin New Age. Consider writing about your experience and musical tastes. Easily share your music lists with friends, students, and the world. First presented to the public: