Opus 55 – Oboe Sonata No. 1

Oboe Sonata No. 1 in B Mixolydian, Opus 55


Date of composition: 2016

Duration (approx.): 11 minutes

Instrumentation: oboe and piano


  • I-Moody, with sarcasm (in the Mixolydian mode)
  • II-Stilted, with Baroque feel (in the Attican mode)
  • III-Dream-like, yet deeply neurotic (in the Nicopolitan mode)
  • IV-Relentlessly, extremely agitated (in the Cynthian mode)