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Snapshots : horn with piano

by Catherine Likhuta (2012)

Snapshots

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Snapshots : for horn and piano / Catherine Likhuta.

Library shelf no. 788.94/LIK 1 [Available for loan]

Work Overview

"Snapshots was commissioned by Adam Unsworth for his most recent CD of new music for horn. When starting to work on it, I had worries that in this short, fast-paced piece there would be no room for me to show off all the sides of Adam's distinctive technique. It did not feel right to me to focus on just one image or pattern. Therefore, I came up with the following concept: I took snapshots of my favorite features of Adam's playing, combining them with the similar features of my piano technique and the most characteristic elements of my compositional style. When put together, these snapshots form a dynamic and lively album."

Adam asked me to write this piece as a CD opener that would be virtuosic, "over the top."

- Catherine Likhuta

Work Details

Year: 2012

Instrumentation: Horn, piano.

Duration: 5 min.

Difficulty: Advanced — virtuosic horn part, covering the entire range

Commission note: Commissioned by Adam Unsworth.

First performance: by Adam Unsworth, Catherine Likhuta — 25 Apr 12. Britton Recital Hall, University fo Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI, USA)

Videos

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Performances of this work

12 Nov 2018: at Catherine Likhuta and Adam Unsworth's East Coast US tour (Various venues on the US East Coast). Featuring Adam Unsworth, Catherine Likhuta.

22 Oct 2018: at Adam Unsworth, Peter Luff and Catherine Likhuta in concert (Britton Hall, University of Michigan).

12 Oct 2018: at Mid-South Horn Workshop (Wichita State University). Featuring Adam Wolf.

11 May 2017: at Let the Darkness Out: Catherine Likhuta and Emma Di Marco in concert (Nickson Room). Featuring Catherine Likhuta, Emma Di Marco.

25 Apr 12: Britton Recital Hall, University fo Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI, USA). Featuring Adam Unsworth, Catherine Likhuta.

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