Carlos Salzédo

Biography by

Carlos Salzédo was the foremost composer for harp in the first half of the 20th century.
Read Full Biography

Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Chanson dans la Nuit, versions for 1 or 2 harps 1921 Chamber Music
Variations on a Theme in Ancient Style, for solo harp, Op. 30 1911 Chamber Music
Suite of Eight Dances, for harp (some have 2nd harp parts added later) 1943 Chamber Music
Quietude, for harp (from "Preludes (5)") 1917 Chamber Music
Scintillation, for harp 1936 Chamber Music
Tango, for harp (from "Suite of Eight Dances") Chamber Music
Preludes Intimes, pieces (5) for harp 1919 Chamber Music
Rumba, for harp (from "Suite of Eight Dances") Chamber Music
Whirlwind, for harp (from "Preludes (5)") 1917 Chamber Music
Ballade, for harp, Op. 28 1910 Chamber Music
Short Stories in Music, Second Series, pieces (7) for harp 1934 Chamber Music
Short Stories in Music, First Series, pieces (8) for harp 1934 Chamber Music
Modern Study of the Harp (Poetical Studies), pieces (5) 1919 Chamber Music
Preludes (5) for harp 1917 Chamber Music
Short Fantasy on a Catalán Carol, for harp 1954 Chamber Music
La Désirade, for harp Chamber Music
Concert Variations on "Adeste Fideles", for harp Chamber Music
Concert Fantasy on "Granada", for harp 1954 Chamber Music
Concert Fantasy on "Sailor's Hornpipe" ("Jolly Piper"), for harp 1938 Chamber Music
Paraphrase on "Londonderry Air", for harp Chamber Music
See All Compositions