Simple Songs Without Words For Oboe And Piano

Sydney Hodkinson

Solo Part with Piano
Performing Ensemble: Oboe with Piano
Instrumentation: Oboe, Piano
Item Number: 144-40668
Duration: 30:00
Publisher: Theodore Presser Company
Print Status: Custom Print, 4-5 days


Quick Overview

Commissioned by two faculty colleagues, Panels is a series of scenes which fit into a unified whole. Hodkinson says, "Since all the panels are fitted together from the same 'block of fabric,' each could be viewed as a close variation of the one heard prior." Originally for oboe and piano, Hodkinson also created a version for soprano saxophone, at the request of a friend. For advanced performers

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Additional Information

Commission Commissioned by Kristie Born, piano, and Dione Chandler, oboe


Book I
1. Prelude: Greeting
2. One Way Waltz
3. Ginger Snaps
4. Broken Ladders
5. Chains
Book II
6. Patterns
7. Interlude: Lament (In memoriam: Ethan Frederick Greene)
8. Sting Wheels
9. Exit Waltz
10. Postlude: Farewell