Duo Sonata

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Written for double bassist Robert Nairn and violist Heidi von Bernewitz, the Duo Sonata is cast in four contrasting movements. the first movement is rhapsodic and lyrical, the second a scherzo in triple meter, the third a lullaby over a rocking ostinato figure and the last movement is a fast and furious toccata.

Selected Performances

June 9, 2009: Robert Nairn, double bass, Heidi von Bernewitz, viola,  International Society of Bassists Convention, Eisenhower Chapel, Penn State, PA.

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