FOUR LYRICS for Trumpet and Piano (2001) Op.60

Opus number: 60

Title: Four Lyrics

Instrumentation: Trumpet and Piano

Date written: arranged October 2001

Length: ca. 10 minutes

Dedication: Fay Chandler

Performances: March 9, 2002; Boston, private gathering, Andrew Sorg, trumpet, Larry Bell, piano

Program notes: This piece was written in exchange for a painting by the artist Fay Chandler called “Multifarious Explanations.” The painting was done in 1974 and was given to the composer in May 2002. The piece is an arrangement of Shakespera Sonnets; see op. 58.