Composer: Reynolds, Verne
Publisher: Prairie Dawg Press (Bruce Gbur)
Sonata for bassoon and piano
by Verne Reynolds (b. 1926)
Edited by Bruce Gbur. Completed in 2000. This Sonata is for the most part a serious work that explores the full potential of the bassoon- not only the various registers, but also the ranges of emotion, expression, and character. Premiered in Manhattan, Kansas in March 2002.