Alan Hovhaness

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Hovhaness was one of the most prolific American composers of the 20th century, with a catalog of over 1,000 surviving works.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
And God Created Great Whales, for orchestra & taped whale sounds, Op. 229/1 1970 Orchestral Avant-Garde Music
Prayer of St. Gregory (interlude from opera "Etchmiadzin"), for trumpet & string orchestra, Op. 62b 1946 Concerto
Symphony No. 2 ("Mysterious Mountain"), Op. 132 1955 Symphony
Symphony No.50 ("Mount St. Helens"), Op. 360 1982 Symphony
Symphony No.6 ("Celestial Gate"), for small orchestra, Op. 173 1959 Symphony
Symphony No.9 ("St. Vartan"), Op. 180 1949 Symphony
Alleluia and Fugue for string orchestra, Op. 40b 1941 Orchestral
Celestial Fantasy, for string orchestra, Op. 44 1935 Orchestral
The Holy City, for trumpet, chimes, harp & strings, Op. 218 1966 Orchestral
Symphony No.1 ("Exile Symphony"), Op. 17 1936 Symphony
Symphony No.17 ("Symphony for Metal Orchestra"), for 6 flutes, 3 trombones & 5 percussion, Op. 203 1963 Symphony Chamber Music
Bagatelles (4) for string quartet, Op. 30 1966 Chamber Music
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Fred the Cat, sonata for piano, Op. 301 1977 Keyboard
Ghazals (2), for piano, Op. 36 1933 Keyboard
Concerto 10, for piano, trumpet & strings, Op. 413 Concerto
Mystic Flute, for piano, Op. 22 1937 Keyboard
Nocturne for harp, Op. 20/1 1937 Chamber Music
Lousadzak, concerto for piano & strings, Op. 48 1944 Concerto
Symphony No. 3, Op. 148 1956 Symphony
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