Solo Instrumental Music
Wow, what a diverse topic! It is very broad because
there are so many instruments to write for… and so little
time. Cliché time is now over.
show you some of the music. My solo
instrumental compostions, composed in a Neo-Romantic style,
tend to work well in programs as encore pieces or between two large-scale
work listed will eventually link to a page where you can download
the composition, along with an mp3 recording. Here are the current
Solo Instrumental Music Works
Sweet (for Clarinet and Piano)
Romance (for Bassoon and Piano)
Romance (for Trumpet and Piano)
Romance (for Trumpet and Organ)
Romance (for Oboe and Piano)
is a Solitary Situation
sure we all know what solo instruments do. They play for all the
glory in a concert situation. It’s all about me, me and
me… and why not? However, hopefully the soloist also leaves
room for an intelligent interpretation, including respecting the
intent of the composer that he or she is performing.
the party term of the day: solo stop. It’s not
a term used to describe a terrified performer cracking up. Rather,
it’s an instrumental organ stop that produces a beautiful
solo sound. If you are just beginning a list of interesting instrumental
organ facts, then add the solo stop term. Add this also:
the Organ has been known to be called ‘the king of instruments’.
There you have it.