Impromptu for Violin Solo
Sonata No. 2 for violin and piano
Sonata for Viola and Piano
Pamela Dellal, Yohanan Chendler, Emil Altshuler, Mary Ray Ruth, Joshua Gordon, Curtis Macomber, Stephen Gosling, Mark Berger, Yoko Hagino, Steven Weigt
Martin Boykan studied composition with Walter Piston, Aaron Copland and Paul Hindemith, and piano with Eduard Steuermann. He received a BA from Harvard University, 1951, and an MM from Yale University, 1953. Boykan was awarded the Jeunesse Musicales prize for his String Quartet No. 1, and the League ISCM award for his Elegy. Other awards include a Rockefeller grant, NEA award, Guggenheim Fellowship, and a Fulbright. In 2011 Boykan was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He is Emeritus Professor of Music, Brandeis University.