A survey of the twentieth century piano sonata in Canada
Date of Award
Doctor of Musical Arts (D.M.A.)
First Committee Member
Ivan Davis, Committee Chair
This essay lists 120 different sonatas written by 65 Canadian composers in the twentieth century. It further provides, whenever the information is available, the date of the composition, publisher/date information, duration, tempi of individual movements, information about recordings of the piece, and any published comments. The essay also contains a brief overview of the history of music in Canada and an analysis of Harry Somers' Piano Sonata No. 3.
Canadian Studies; Music
Wegrzynek, Adam Aleksander, "A survey of the twentieth century piano sonata in Canada" (1999). Dissertations from ProQuest. 3691.