Zyman Sonata No 2 for Flute and Piano


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Zyman Sonata No 2 for Flute and Piano

Zyman Sonata No 2 for Flute and Piano

Publisher-Theodore Presser


Sonata No. 2 by Samuel Zyman is a sequel in name only to his celebrated first sonata. This 19-minute powerhouse, commissioned by Marisa Canales for the 2016 NFA Convention, consists of two movements with dramatic contrasts. Slow misterioso sections intertwine with folkloristic fiery dances, showcasing the composer’s rhythmic energy and expressive lyricism. Designed for advanced performers, this work is published by Theodore Presser, and delivers a captivating musical experience.

Samuel Zyman

Samuel Zyman, a renowned figure in the global music scene, infuses his compositions with vibrant rhythms and near-jazzy imitative counterpoint. Reflecting his Mexican heritage and Jewish roots, Zyman’s music resonates with audiences worldwide. His first Sonata for Flute and Piano has become a staple in the standard repertoire, performed across the globe. Among his acclaimed works, the orchestral piece Encuentros stands out for its colourful, highly rhythmic Mexican style.

Beyond the realm of chamber works, concertos, symphonies, and solo piano pieces, Zyman’s contributions extend to the world of modern dance and guitar concertos, celebrating significant themes. His compositions have earned international acclaim, performed by esteemed ensembles such as the American Symphony Orchestra, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico, and more.

Zyman’s musical journey began in Mexico City, where he honed his skills in piano and conducting at the National Conservatory of Music. Further education led him to earn MM and DMA degrees in composition from The Juilliard School in New York City, studying under influential American composers. His works are published by Theodore Presser Company and have captivated audiences across continents.

Samuel Zyman’s passion for music, combined with his rich cultural background, has made him a significant and celebrated composer in the contemporary music landscape.


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