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Prize offering at the 2021 Washington International Piano Artists Composition for the best performance of a piano composition of Spencer Huffman: $300



Spencer Huffman, American Composer (BIO ONLINE)


A list of all of his works is on his web site: 


All of Huffman's scores are available from the Arthur Friedheim Library at The Peabody Conservatory. They are available to the public.

Below underlined are pdf copies of original scores which may be copied and printed for study and performance. (Use pdf reader and print "shrink to fit" on standard copy paper)

Chopin Studies (autograph; original score) (revised here on 01/15/2018 with some improvements)

Piano Sonata (1984) (autograph; original score) (new PDF score TBA in July or August 2021)

Huffman Score of Sonata with printing instructions

A typeset version is in process, however Huffman's manuscript is exceptionally readable.

In addition to the other available Huffman pieces on this site, a single movement of the Sonata will fulfill the prize requirements for the Best Performance Hufmann Award of $300, being offered at the 2019 Washington International Piano Artists Competition.

Recording: Huffman: Piano Sonata (composer's rendition of the score). (Not a professionally made recording, but gives a reasonalby good score rendering.)

Recording: https://www.facebook.com/154559821242358/videos/157292316247397

The above contains performances and discussions of the Sonata work.