Sonata III in E Major for Violin and Piano

The form of the first movement of Sonata III in E Major, Allegretto, is sonata-allegro form. The exposition has three thematic areas with the violin and keyboard part alternating melodic materials. The third theme is in the submediant, C-sharp Minor. The development...

Sonata II in B-flat Major for Violin and Piano

The form of the first movement of Sonata II in B-flat Major, Allegro moderato, is sonata-allegro form. The exposition has three thematic areas with a short keyboard cadenza before the recapitulation. The phrases are symmetrical, and the melodic lines have a downward...

Sonata I in E-flat Major for Violin and Piano

The form of the first movement of Sonata I in E-flat Major, Allegro moderato, is sonata-allegro form. The exposition has three thematic areas with theme one abbreviated in the recapitulation. The second movement, Andante, in A-flat Major, is a gracious rondo, ABACA,...

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Irene Britton Smith’s Sonata for violin and piano continues the HMP series Music by African American Women, edited by Helen Walker-Hill and inaugurated in 1995 with Five Interludes for Piano by Rachel Eubanks. The Sonata, in three movements, is conservative and...

Frontier Fancies for Violin and Piano

Frontier Fancies for Violin and Piano, and exuberant set that showcases the interaction between the violin and the piano. In Fiddleflirt, the two instruments are protagonists in a duel of speed and energy. Twilight Dream is an evocative aria and lush respite before...