RTC-09: 1957 Little Suite for harp

Commission: ?
Length: 10 min.
Premiere: 1957, Vancouver, Lewellyn Peck (harp)
Other:

  1. 1960, Seattle, Gertrude Graf, harp
  2. 1970, Toronto, Judy Loman, harp
  3. 2005-11-21, Olivia Ritchey, harp; Groundswell Concert, Egré Hall, U of Winnipeg
  4. 2006-06-19, Olivia Ritchey, Agassiz Chamber Music Festival, Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall

Publication: Theodore Presser
Recording: Olivia Ritchey (2005) on Robert Turner, Solo Works for Harp, Organ & Piano (2010)


Turner later omitted the word “Little” from the title – the 9-minute (10-minute) work is in four movements – marked Prelude / Melody / Waltz / Fantasy.