Tuesday, April 1, 1975

Suite ("Sol[ar]"), Op. 2













Op. 2 SUITE ("SOL[AR]")
(April 1, 1975; New Music, 1975) (750401)
For Oboe, Piano, and Percussion
I. Sun (January) [MDP]
II. Mercury (February) [HMP]
III. Venus (March) [GCA]
IV Earth / Moon (April) [MGA]
V. Mars / Phobos / Deimos (May) [CEA]
VI. Asteroids (June) [TR]
VII. Jupiter / Ganymede / Callisto / Io / Europa (July) [SAA]
VIII. Saturn / Titan / Rhea / Iapetus / Dione / Tethys (August) [PG]
IX. Uranus / Titania / Oberon / Umbriel / Ariel (September)[JC]
X. Neptune / Triton / Nereid (October) [GHC]
XI. Pluto (November) [JCP]
XII. Comets (December) [EAA]


Performances:

April 1, 1975
Mark Alburger, Oboe
Springfield High School, Springfield, PA

March 1, 5, 12, 14, 18,. 19, 23; April 4, 8, 9, 11, 16, 2005
Mark Alburger, Oboe, Piano, and Percussion
Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA

March 10, 2006
Philip Freihofner, Oboe
Gabriel Sakakeeny, Percussion
Alexis Alrich, Piano
Old First Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, CA

October 29, 2011
Thomas Whitman, Cello
Mark Alburger, Percussion
Deborah How, Piano
Lang Concert Hall, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA


February 23, 2013
Mark Alburger, Oboe, Piano, and Percussion
The Opus Project, Berkeley Arts Festival, Berkeley, CA



Recording:

EARLY OBOE / EARLY VOICE
(Complete Works, Volume 1) (New Music, 2005)

SUITE ("SOL[AR]")



I. Sun (January) [MDP]









II. Mercury (February) [HMP]

III. Venus (March) [GCA]

IV Earth / Moon (April) [MGA]

V. Mars / Phobos / Deimos (May) [CEA]

VI. Asteroids (June) [TR]

VII. Jupiter / Ganymede / Callisto / Io / Europa (July) [SAA]

VIII. Saturn / Titan / Rhea / Iapetus / Dione / Tethys (August) [PG]

IX. Uranus / Titania / Oberon / Umbriel / Ariel (September)[JC]

X. Neptune / Triton / Nereid (October) [GHC]

XI. Pluto (November) [JCP]

XII. Comets (December) [EAA]


Videos:

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