Matthew H. Fields
Matthew H. Fields
Selected Chamber Works

Birthday Music


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24 minutes

Note well:

Happy Birthday To You, by Mildred and Patricia Hill, Copyright 1935 renewed 1962 Summy Birchard Music, a division of Summy Birchard Corporation. All Rights Reserved. Used with Permission.

Program Note

"This set of birthday variations started out as a small gift for a friend and gradually grew into the finished work. The five movements are titled Prelude, Cavaliers, Leprechaun, Love Song, and Party Time."

--Matthew H. Fields


  • flute, alternating piccolo
  • oboe
  • clarinet
  • bassoon
  • horn
  • pianoforte

Year of Composition


Score and parts

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