Celebrating 40 years! 1983-2023

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Pastorale - WW3

Composer: Liebermann, Lowell

Publisher: Presser

Edition: 70253


for oboe or flute, clarinet in A and bassoon 
by Lowell Liebermann (b. 1961)- American composer, pianist, and conductor

Liebermann's Pastorale, Op. 5 for Woodwind Trio dates from the composer's high school years, but the 3-minute work is not juvenilia except in its brevity. Pastorale has a charm inherent in the chamber winds medium, in tandem with the dark chromatic lyricism (and hints of melodic phrases) that came to fruition in later works.