Aeolian Harp (Cowell, Henry)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. Los Angeles: W.A. Quincke, 1930
Reprinted New York: Associated Music Publishers, 1960. Plate AMP-95611
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General Information

Work Title Aeolian Harp
Alternative. Title
Composer Cowell, Henry
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HC370
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IHC 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 Piece
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1923 ca.
First Publication. 1930 - Los Angeles: W.A. Quincke
Dedication Armitt Brown
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation piano (internal strings)

Misc. Comments

From "This is an example of the "piano string" pieces of HC in which the player strokes, plucks, and otherwise sounds the piano strings directly?in this instance suggesting the gentle, murmuring tones of an aeolian harp, or wind harp, set in vibration by the breeze."