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D AV I D M A S L A N K A

Sonata
FOR
BA S S O ON & P IA NO

MASLANKA PRESS

N E W YO R K
Duration: 20

Published in 2012 by Maslanka Press (a sca p)


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Music preparation by Matthew Maslanka

Version 1.0

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MP-2004.09-1.0-ps
Sonata for Bassoon and Piano David Maslanka
for Per Hannevold
Moderate (q = ca. 84 - freely) I.
slowing...

Bassoon
pp p mp pp

sim.

ppp ppp
Piano pp pp

P ad. lib.

10 brief
7

Bsn.
brief

Pno.

brief
A bit faster 20
14 brief

Bsn.
mp brief pp p mp
brief

Pno. mp pp p mp

slowing fairly Slower


long
21

Bsn.
mf pp pp

Pno. mf pp pp

Copyright 2004 David Maslanka


2

28 q = ca. 84 30

Bsn.

Pno. ff

(q = ca. 84, but ad lib.)


32 sim.

Bsn.
ff

Pno.

slowing off

Bsn.
no dim. p

Pno. p

In tempo (q = ca. 84, but ad lib.) take time a bit slower slower, yet freely
37

Bsn.
ff p pp

Pno.
40 3
as soft as q = ca. 60
possible
Bsn.
pp

Pno. pp p

41

Bsn.
mf pp pp mf pp

Pno.

short
45

Bsn.
mf ff
short

Pno. mp
ff

not
long 50
48

Bsn.
no dim. ( ff )

Pno. ( ff )

not
52 long

Bsn.
no dim.

Pno. r.h.
ff accented
4 60
Suddenly
56 Tempo 1 (q = ca. 84)

Bsn.
no dim.

Pno. ff

61

Bsn.

r.h.
r.h.
Pno.

64

Bsn.

Pno.

67 sim.

Bsn.
ff no dim.

Pno.
In tempo (q = ca. 84, but ad lib.) 5
slowing off take time

Bsn.
p ff

Pno. p

slower yet; freely

Bsn.
p pp

Pno.

70 Slowly

Bsn.
(pp)

Pno. pp
6
II.
Moderate (q = ca. 96 - freely, but fundamentally not slow) ten.
1

Bassoon
p

Piano p pp

5 ten. . .
ten.
Bsn.

Pno.

10

Bsn.

a bit

Pno.
a bit

15

Bsn.

p pp

Pno. p

20 slowing . . . in tempo

Bsn.
mp

Pno. p
mp
7
ten.
25 ten. ten.
Bsn.

Pno.

30

Bsn.
cresc. poco a poco

Pno.
cresc. poco a poco

35

Bsn.
f

Pno. f
mf (r.h. remains continuously forceful)

40
39

Bsn.

Pno.

43

Bsn.

Pno.
8
50
48

Bsn.
dim. grad.

Pno.
dim. grad.

52 ten.
Bsn.
3

Pno.
(dim.)

60
57 in tempo, but slowing . . . ten. in tempo, but freely

Bsn.
pp

Pno. pp pp

una corda

Strictly in tempo (q = 96)


63 3 ten. no vib. 70

Bsn.
p mf p pp

Pno. pp

71 h = q (q = ca. 48) legato


Bsn.
no slowing p
or pause

pp
Pno.
12

(una corda)
9

76

Bsn.

Pno.

79
80

Bsn.

Pno.

81

Bsn.
cresc. grad.

Pno. cresc. grad.

83

Bsn.

Pno.

85 e = e (e = 96; q. = 36)

Bsn. . .
f 4

. .
Pno. 7

. .
10

87

Bsn. . .

. .
Pno. 7
7

. .

89

Bsn. .

.
Pno.

90

Bsn. . . .

. . .
Pno.

. . .

92

Bsn. .

.
Pno.

94

Bsn.

r.h. not 8vb

Pno.
11
accel. a bit

Bsn.

Pno.

95 q = 58

Bsn.
ff

5
Pno. fff 6

ad lib.
98

Bsn.

Pno.

100
99

Bsn.
dim.

Pno.

f sub. dim. p

101

Bsn.
pp

Pno. pp cresc.
12

103

Bsn.
ff sub. no dim. mf
sim. sub.

Pno. mf
ff sub. sub.

109
110 ten . . . Slower

Bsn.
p pp
(non arp.)

Pno. pp
p

(loco)

In Tempo (q = 58) 120


115 wait
Bsn.
pp pp

Pno. ppp

a long hold, but release Ped.


before sound has disappeared.
hold back
122 3 ten . . .

Bsn.
cresc. a lot ff

Pno. pp cresc. a lot ff

128
130
3
Bsn.
( ff ) mp p

Pno. ff f mf dim.
13

134 slowing
3

Bsn.

pp if possible, but otherwise


sustain at a comfortable dynamic

Pno. dim. fading away hold to


silence

III.
Slow, then moderate (q = ca. 54 or e = 108)
1 sim.
Bassoon

p ff p ff p ff p ff p ff p ff p ff ff

Piano f p f p f p f p f p f p f p f sim.

Bsn.

Pno.

9
10 ten. slower

Bsn.

Pno.
14

1 q = ca. 108

Bsn.
pp mf p fade

pp sempre
Pno.
6 6
6 6

Bsn.
pp

Pno.

3:2
7

Bsn.
p

Pno.

10
9

Bsn.

Pno.

3:2
12

Bsn.

Pno.
15

14

Bsn.
pp

Pno.

17

Bsn.
cresc.

Pno. cresc.

19
20

Bsn.
mf

mf
Pno. 7 7 7
7

21

Bsn.

Pno.

23

Bsn.

5
Pno.
5
16

25

Bsn.

Pno.

27

Bsn.
p

Pno. p

30

Bsn.

Pno.

33

Bsn.
pp

Pno. pp

36 slowing a lot very slow


go right on
Bsn.
ppp
draw out to nothing

Pno.

release after
bassoon finishes
go right on
17
IV.
1 fast (q = ca. 144)

Bassoon
f no dim.

Piano ff ringing mf sub. ff sub.

P sempre

8
10

Bsn.

sim.

Pno. mf sub. cresc. ff mf

(P)

13 sim.

Bsn.

Pno. ff sub. mf

(P)

17

Bsn.

Pno. ff mf ff mf

(P)
20

Bsn.

p
dramatic

Pno. ff mf ff

(P)
18

23

Bsn.
mf f sub. mf
sim.

Pno. p
poco sfz
poco sfz

27
30

Bsn.

f sub. mf no dim. ff

Pno. ff very pushy

l.h. cresc. f
31

Bsn.
sim.

Pno.

35

Bsn.

Pno. f sub.

38
40

Bsn.

Pno.
19

41

Bsn.

Pno.

43

Bsn.
( ff )

Pno. p sub.

45

Bsn.

Pno. sffz sffz ff

sempre
47

Bsn.

Pno.

49
50

Bsn.

Pno. rowdy
20

52

Bsn.

Pno.

54

Bsn.

Pno.

(loco)

57

Bsn.

Pno.

60 echo echo

Bsn.
p f f p pp
f sub. p sub. f sub. p sub.
2 sim. 3 4 5

Pno. mf pp

65

Bsn.
mf cresc.
6 7 8 9 10

Pno. cresc. grad.


21
70

Bsn.
f
11 12 13

Pno. f ff

74

Bsn.
ff

Pno.

77

Bsn.

loco

Pno.

80
79

Bsn.

Pno. p sub.

82

Bsn.
( ff )

Pno. mf sub.
22

84

Bsn.

Pno. ff sub.

87

Bsn.

Pno. ffp

90 sim.

Bsn.

Pno. ff sub.

93

Bsn.

Pno.

95

Bsn.

Pno.
23

97

Bsn.

Pno.

99
100

Bsn.

Pno. p sub.

103

Bsn.

p f p p f p f p
f p f

p
Pno.

106

Bsn.

f
ff

Pno. sffz!! ff

109
110
sim.
Bsn.

Pno. mf
24

111

Bsn.

Pno.

113

Bsn.
ffp cresc. grad.

Pno. p sub. cresc. grad.

117
120

Bsn.
ff f

Pno. ff mf sub.

P sempre
121

Bsn.
no dim.

Pno. ff sub. mf sub. cresc.

(P)
130
128

Bsn.
sim.

Pno. ff mf ff sub.

(P)
25

132 sim.

Bsn.

Pno. mf ff mf ff

(P)

136

Bsn.

Pno. mf ff mf ff

(P)

139
140

Bsn.

p mf f sub.
dramatic sim.

Pno. p
poco sfz
poco sfz

(P)

143

Bsn.
mf f sub. mf no dim.

Pno.

l.h. cresc. 150 f


147

Bsn.
ff
sim.

Pno. ff very pushy


26

151

Bsn.

Pno.

154

Bsn.

f sub.
Pno.

157

Bsn.

Pno.

160

Bsn.
( ff )

Pno. p sub.
27

162

Bsn.

Pno. sffz ff
sffz

sempre

164

Bsn.

Pno.

166

Bsn.

Pno. rowdy

169
170

Bsn.

Pno.
28

171

Bsn.

Pno.

(loco)

174

Bsn.
sffz

Pno.

180
177

Bsn.
sffz sffz sffz sffz sffz sffz
sim.

Pno.

182

Bsn.

Pno. sffz
29

185

Bsn.

Pno.

187

Bsn.

Pno.

189
190

Bsn.

Pno.

191

Bsn.

Pno.