Howard Brockway Music Recordings and Sheet Music

  • Born
    22nd November 1870
  • Died
    20th February 1951
  • Birthplace
    Brooklyn, New York, USA

Howard A. Brockway was an American composer. Brockway was born on November 22, 1870 in Brooklyn, New York. He spent five years in Berlin, studying composition under Otis Bardwell Boise and piano under Heinrich Barth. Afterwards he returned to the U.S. and worked as a piano teacher and composer at the Peabody Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, along with the Institute of Musical Art (now theJuilliard School) and the Mannes College of Music, both in New York. He edited two collections of Kentucky folk songs with folksinger Loraine Wyman. Brockway’s compositions include a symphony, a suite, a symphonic ballad, a piano concerto, chamber-music works, choirs, and songs. He died on February 20, 1951 in New York.

Title Form Instrument Ratings
3 Compositions, Op.31 Duet Solo Instrument and Piano
2 Piano Pieces, Op.39 Piano piece Piano
2 Pieces for Pianoforte, Op.25 Piano piece Piano
4 Pieces for Pianoforte, Op.21 Piano piece Piano
Cavatina, Op.13 Quintet Chamber group
Romance for Violin and Piano, Op.18 Romance Solo Instrument and Piano
A Fable Song Cycle Voice(s) and Piano
April, Op.32 Song Cycle Voice(s) and Piano
Suite of Small Pieces, Op.26 Suite Piano
Sylvan Suite, Op.19 Suite Orchestra