Cello Sonata

Samuel Barber

Cello Sonata

Op. 6

About this work...

Although Barber was only 22 when he composed this Cello Sonata, he was far from a novice. His studies with Rosario Scalero, at the Curtis Institute of Music, gave him a thorough grounding in compositional technique. Written in three movements the piece reflects some of the dramatic elements and lyrical writing of Brahm... read more