Amy Beach

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Pianist/composer Beach wrote The Canticle of the Sun (1928) and is regarded as an important American female composer.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Piano Quintet in F sharp minor, Op. 67 1907 Chamber Music
Sonata for violin & piano in A minor, Op. 34 1896 Chamber Music
Ah, Love, But a Day, song for voice & piano (Robert Browning Songs No. 2), Op. 44/2 Vocal Music
Romance for violin & piano, Op. 23 Chamber Music
The Year's at the Spring, song for voice & piano (Robert Browning Songs No. 1), Op. 44/1 Vocal Music
Piano Trio, Op. 150 1938 Chamber Music
Pieces (3) for violin & piano, Op. 40 1898 Chamber Music
Piano Concerto in C sharp minor, Op. 45 1899 Concerto
Sketches (4) for piano, Op. 15 Keyboard
Juni (June), song for voice & piano, Op. 51/3 Vocal Music
Improvisations (5) for piano, Op. 148 1934 Keyboard
Dreaming, for piano, Op. 15/3 Keyboard
Ballad for piano in D flat major, Op. 6 Keyboard
Invocation, for violin, piano (or organ) & cello obbligato, Op. 55 1904 Chamber Music
Variations on Balkan Themes for piano (or 2 pianos, or orchestra), Op. 60 1904 Keyboard
Theme and Variations for flute & string quartet in A minor, Op. 80 1916 Chamber Music
Robert Browning Songs (3) for voice & piano, Op. 44 Vocal Music
Service for soloists, chorus & organ in A major, Op. 63 Choral
String Quartet (in one movement; originally Op. 79), Op. 89 1929 Chamber Music
Ecstasy, song for voice & piano with violin obbligato, Op. 19/2 Vocal Music
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