Ruth Schonthal (1924-2006
Sonata in E
Duration (in minutes): 16'39;
Difficulty: Medium (college/community)
Category: small chamber ensembles - 2 to 4 players, solo instrument with piano, solo string with piano
Instruments: any string, piano, violin
Description: A "conversational" first movement, a very expressive second and a rousing finale make this a fine recital piece in the conservative modern vein.