Griffes Poem-Flute and Piano Reduction-Edited by Galway-Schirmer
Griffes Poem-Flute and Piano Reduction-Edited by Galway-Schirmer (Edited by James Galway. Piano reduction by Phillip Moll) Composed in 1918, Poem was originally written for flute and orchestra. It received its premiere performance by the renowned flautist, Georges Barrère with the New York Symphony Orchestra in 1919. American composer, Charles Tomlison Griffes (1884-1920) studied on piano and organ. He then went to Berlin to study with pianist Ernst Jedliczka at the Stern Conservatory and was also mentored by composer Engelbert Humperdinck. He was fascinated the French Impressionists, contemporary Russian composers and the music of Japan. His compositional output was fairly impressive despite him living a relatively short life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JScqto-ZkvQ
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