Sonata for Flute and Cello (1962, rev. 1975)
for Flute and Cello
Duration: 8 min.
Dedication: to Michael Sussholtz
Premiere: 1975; G. Mansfield; M. Neuman; Bronx Museum
Sonata for Flute and Cello is a one movement work in several sections, nearly all of which employ an imitative and quasi-canonic relationship between the two instruments. Like many of Rosner’s early works, the piece explores extensive use of idiosyncratic modal scales and patterns. (Notes by Carson Cooman)