Title
Petit Portrait
For
piano
Year Composed
1921
Category
Piano Solo
Duration
1'
Publisher
Boosey & Hawkes
Publishing Status
Published: See collection
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Program Note

Copland's first composition after moving to Paris to study with Nadia Boulanger was this "Petit Portrait" of 1921. A musical depiction of Abe Ginsburg, a friend back in Brooklyn, it features the pitches A-B-E.