American Viola Project

This page includes select scores for viola by American composers made freely available for the benefit of our members. For compositions after 1922, please note that the copyright remains with the composer or the composer’s estate. Members may download, print, and copy the following pieces for the purposes of study, dissemination, and performance.

Barton, David M.  Fandango Pizza Waltz
Behrend, Jeanne Lamentation for Viola and Piano
Block, Frederick Sonata for Viola and Piano
Blood, Blanche Barcarolle
Cobert, Bob Music for Only One Lonely Viola
  Three Moods for Two Violas
Crosmer, Jonathan Autumn Suite for Solo Viola
  Duet in A for Violin and Viola
  Enduring Earth and Sky for Viola and Contrabass
  Heroic Variations for Violin, Clarinet (or Viola), and Piano
  Lullaby in C for Solo Viola
  Under the Sun for Viola and Piano
Cutter, Benjamin Eine Liebes-Novelle (A Love Story) for Viola and Piano
Duke, John Suite for Viola Alone
Etler, Alvin Sonata for Viola and Harpsichord: Viola Part
  Sonata for Viola and Harpsichord: Harpsichord Part
Foote, Arthur Melody for Viola and Piano, op. 44a
Forsyth, Cecil The Dark Road: For Viola Solo and String Orchestra
Fricker, Peter Racine Fantasy for Viola and Piano
Fuerstner, Carl Two Pieces for Viola and Piano
Gardner, Maurice Concertino for Viola and Chamber Orchestra (Piano Reduction)
  Concordia: Sonata for Viola and Piano
  Micrologus: Sonata for Viola and Piano
  Phantasmagoria for Solo Viola
  Sonata No. 4 for Viola and Piano
  Suite for Violin and Viola
  Tricinium: Sonata for Solo Viola
  Variations on The King’s Hunting Jigg for Solo Viola (written under the pseudonym Allesandro Gardano)
Hong, Alice Viola Sonata No. 1
Huss, Henry Holden Sonata (Movement) for Viola and Piano
Isenberg, Rex Doublet for Two Violas
Kerr, Louise Lincoln Etude for Violin and Viola
Klumpkey, Julia Lullaby for Viola and Piano
Kreutzer/Vardi Kreutzer ’44 (Étude No. 2 with Piano Accompaniment)
Langstroth, Ivan Viola Suite
Loeffler, Charles Martin Quatre Poëmes: La Cloche Fêlée Op. 5, no. 1
Loeffler, Charles Martin Quatre Poëmes: Dansons la Gigue! Op. 5, no. 2
  Quatre Poëmes: Le son du cor s’afflige vers les bois Op. 5, no. 3
  Quatre Poëmes: Sérénade Op. 5, no. 4
McLoskey, Lansing Wild Bells
Meyer, Jessica Released, for solo viola
Pietsch, Edna Frida Andante Cantabile for Viola and Piano
Porter, Quincy Little Trio for Flute, Violin, and Viola
  Speed Etude
  Suite for Viola Alone
Pychowski, J. N. Perpetual Canon for Violin and Viola (1853)
Ream, Michael Rainy Day Dances for Viola and Cello
  Suite for Violin and Viola 
Rohde, Kurt fluttertude for solo viola
Rowen, Claudia Rowen’s Choice
Slee, Frederick Variations on a Hymn Tune
Scott, Steven Olive the Dog
  Tater’s Haircut
Strube, Gustav Regrets, for Viola and Piano
Svečenski, Louis 25 Technical Exercises for Viola
Thomas, Theodore Divertissement for Viola and Piano
Weed, Kevin Nocturne and Scherzo, for viola and organ
Zitterbart, Fidelis, Jr. Sonata No. 2 in G Minor for Viola and Piano
  Three Pieces for Viola and Piano