SONATA FOR TROMBONE AND PIANO
Score and Parts available from Sheet Music Plus
Trombone Sonata was composed in 2018 for trombonist Amy Bowers, who premiered the work February 2, 2019 with the composer at the piano
1. Da Dee gets its title from the nursery rhyme-like quality of its opening measures.
2. Waiting for Sunrise The main theme was originally conceived for bassoon, actually.
3. Clown Car
Glissandos are clownish!
Performer Snapshot ...
Amy Bowers is a freelance musician and tenured member of Santa Rosa Symphony. She is a highly sought-after orchestral trombone-player performing with a variety of orchestras including Paciﬁc Symphony, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic & Opera, San Francisco Symphony, Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra, Pasadena Symphony. Amy currently teaches at Orange County School of the Arts, Idyllwild Arts Summer Festival. She also maintains a large private studio with students throughout Southern California. Amy has also performed with artists such as Andrea Bocelli, Kanye West, Seth McFarlane, Merv Grifﬁn, Kenny G, Michael Feinstein, Marvin Hamlisch, David Foster, John Williams, and Katherine McPhee.