The Art of the Sonata, Part III

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September 14th, 2011

Thursday, October 6, 2011

8:00 p.m.

Tsai Performance Center

 

“The Art of the Sonata: Part III”

Terry Everson, trumpet

Shiela Kibbe, piano

 

Harold Shapero – Sonata (1940)

George Antheil – Sonata (1951)

Halsey Stevens – Sonata (1956)

Kent Kennan – Sonata (1956)

 

Having just released their first compact disc recording this month, Profs. Everson & Kibbe continue their exploration of the sonata and sonatina literature for trumpet and piano with this collection of early American efforts in the form, including the rarely played sonata of Harold Shapero, a work by the self-proclaimed “Bad Boy of Music” George Antheil, and popular standards of the genre by Halsey Stevens and Kent Kennan.