Title: Sonata for Violin and Piano
Instrumentation: violin and piano
Premiere Location: Palm Beach State College
Premiere Ensemble: Rachel Priday and David Kaplan
Christopher Cerrone (b. 1984) is internationally acclaimed for compositions characterized by a subtle handling of timbre and resonance, a deep literary fluency, and a flair for multimedia collaborations. Balancing lushness and austerity, immersive textures and telling details, dramatic impact, and interiority, Cerrone’s GRAMMY-nominated music is utterly compelling and uniquely his own.