Eugène Bozza: En Forêt

Books | Horn, Piano Accompaniment

Catalogue No: AL19955
Composer: Eugène Bozza
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

Having won many prizes at the Paris Conservatoire during the 1920s and 1930s, Eugène Bozza went on to conduct the orchestra of the Opéra-Comique and to become Head of the Conservatoire in Valenciennes. As a major figure on the classical music frontline, Bozza's compositions were well-received by audiences, En Foret being no exception.

This Bozza piece for French Horn and Piano masterfully combines a virtuosic Horn solo with impressionistic Piano accompaniment. The composer includes reminders of the Horn's hunting roots with frequent uses of call and response throughout. As a music educator, Paul Griffiths has written of Bozza's compositions, saying how "his works reveal melodic fluency, elegance of structure and a consistently sensitive concern of instrumental capabilities."

ISBN: 9790046199554
Published on: 05 April 2014
No of pages: 12
Length: 5
Language: French
Publisher: Alphonse Leduc

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