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Amy Marcy Cheney Beach, Composer
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(1867-1944).  American composer and pianist.  Also known as Mrs. H.H.A. Beach, she was concertizing as a pianist by the 1880's. Among her earliest works, her Mass in E flat major was the first work by a woman composer to be performed (1892) by Boston's Handel and Haydn Society.  Soon after, the Boston Symphony performed a Symphony and Piano Concerto by her, with the composer as soloist. After her husband's death in 1910, Beach toured Europe as pianist and composer with great success, returni...
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Beach: Sketches (4) for Piano, Op. 15
Sketches (4) for Piano, Op. 15 (3:42) N/A
Beach: Summer Dreams N/A
Intro about Amy Beach / Summer Dreams... (1:22) N/A
I - The Brownies (3:26) N/A
II - Robin Redbreast (1:41) N/A
III - Twilight (1:50) N/A
IV - Katy-dids (0:45) N/A
V - Elfin Tarantelle (2:03) N/A
VI - Good Night (3:45) N/A
Beach: Theme and Variations for Flute and String Quartet, Op. 80
Theme: Lento di molto, sempre espressivo (2:38)
Variation I: L'istesso tempo (2:55)
Variation II: Allegro giusto (1:31)
Variation III: Andantino con morbidezza (2:07)
Variation IV: Presto leggiero (0:55)
Variation V: Largo di molto, con 'grand' espressione (7:47)
Variation VI: Allegro giocoso (4:05)
Beach: Twilight, Op. 2, no 1
Twilight, Op. 2, no 1 (3:46) N/A