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Sonata (Amram)

(David Amram)

This sonata, written for piano, was composed by David Amram in the 1970s.  It is written in three movements, which are said to cover musical genres ranging from Latin, to Aaron Copland, to Charles Ives, to gospel.  The movements are:

(i)                  Overture (Allegro ben marcato)
(ii)                Lullaby (Andante & ben cantando)
(iii)               Theme & Variations (Andante)

Barbara Meister recordings
Centaur 2622 (CD: 20th Century American Music)