PUPO is a piano sonata by Composer Adam Vincent Clarke, composed for Dimitri Malignan. It premiered on May 12th, 2024 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. PUPO is a semi-programmatic work composed as a re-telling of the children’s story Pinnocchio, set in Eastern Europe. It is at times playful, touching, intense, and loving.

The work consists of seven scenes.


I. Moderato – 0:00

II. Giocoso (Omitted in recording)

III. Allegro Moderato – 3:11

IV. Andante Moderato – 4:28

V. Largo – 5:16 VI. Grave – 9:50

VII. Molto Espressivo – 14:20

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