Felix Draeseke

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In his youth, Felix Draeseke was an enthusiastic follower of the New German School, whose music drew the attention of Liszt. In his old age, however, deaf and perhaps disillusioned by too many years spent…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Christus, prelude & oratorio trilogy 1895 Choral
Sonata quasi fantasia for piano in C sharp minor, Op. 6 1862 Keyboard
Symphony No. 1 in G major, Op. 12 1872 Symphony
Gudrun, opera 1882 Opera
Symphony No. 3 in C major "Symphonia tragica," Op. 40
Märzblumen, songs (6) for voice & piano, Op. 2i Vocal Music
Funeral March in E minor, Op. 79
Sonata for clarinet & piano in B major, Op.38 Chamber Music
Quintet for piano, violin, viola, cello and horn in B flat major, Op. 48 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 2 in F major, Op. 25 1876 Symphony
Piano Concerto in E flat major, Op. 36 1885 Concerto
Serenade in D major, Op. 49 1888 Orchestral
Symphony No. 4 in E minor / G major, "Symphonia Comica", WoO 38 Symphony
Die traurige Krönung, for voice & piano, Op. 80 1905 Vocal Music
Great Mass in a, Op. 85 Choral
Penthesilea, symphonic prelude, Op. 50 1888 Orchestral
Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos in F major, Op. 77 Chamber Music
Morgens send' ich dir die Veilchen, for voice & piano (from Vermischte Lieder, Op. 26) 1880 Vocal Music
Das verlassene Mägd'lein, for voice & piano, Op. 2 1860 Vocal Music
Ritter Olaf, for voice & piano, Op. 19 1880 Vocal Music
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