Edgar Cosma

Cosma Edgar Concerto Cor Co23

Concerto
for horn and orchestra

Cosma Edgar Concerto Trombone Tb17

Concerto
for trombone and string orchestra

Cosma Edgar Duetti Per Trombe Tp25

Duetti per Trombe
for 2 trumpets

Cosma Edgar Musiche Per Il Mare Ens17

Musiche per il Mare
for brass quintet

Cosma Edgar Sonatine Co2

Sonatine
for horn and piano

Edgar Cosma

Edgar Cosma (*1925)

Edgar Cosma completed all of his studies in Bucharest, the city of his birth (1925). Having earned his Master of Arts at the University, he obtained degrees as well in composition and orchestra conducting at the National Conservatory. He settled in Paris in 1960 and achieved French citizenship in 1966. As guest conductor he has directed numerous concerts all over the world. He was appointed head of the Rumanian Cinematography Orchestra (1951-1959), the Ulster Orchestra of Belfast (1969-1974), and of the Broadcasting Orchestra of Nord Picardie in Lille (1973-1975).

Among his numerous works, we find for brass instruments: Sonatine for horn and piano (Editions Bim), Variations for trumpet and piano, Concerto (1987) for trumpet and orchestra (International Trumpet Competition in Toulon), Duetti (1988) for two trumpets (Editions Bim), Musiche per il Mare (1988) for brass quintet (Editions Bim), Concerto (1991) for trombone and string orchestra (Editions Bim) and Concerto (1992) for horn and string orchestra (Editions Bim).

Sonatine
for horn and piano

I. Allegro Deciso I. Allegro Deciso

II. Andante Nostalgico II. Andante Nostalgico

III. Ritmico III. Ritmico