Gian Carlo Menotti

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Gian Carlo Menotti was an Italian-American composer primarily of opera/vocal/choral music with some songs, orchestral and ballet music.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
The Consul, opera 1950 Opera
Amahl and the Night Visitors, opera 1951 Opera
The Medium, opera 1945 Opera
The Telephone (L'amour à trois), opera 1946 Opera
The Unicorn, the Gorgon and the Manticore (The Three Sundays of a Poet), madrigal fable 1956 Ballet Choral
The Saint of Bleecker Street, opera 1954 Opera
Amelia al ballo (Amelia Goes to the Ball), opera 1936 Opera
The Old Maid and the Thief, opera 1939 Opera
Sebastian, ballet 1944 Ballet
Ricercare and Toccata on a Theme from The Old Maid and the Thief, for piano 1951 Keyboard
Canti della lontananza, song cycle for soprano & piano 1967 Vocal Music
Apocalypse, for orchestra 1951 Orchestral
Violin Concerto in A minor 1952 Concerto
Cantilena e scherzo for harp & string quartet 1977 Chamber Music
Sebastian, ballet suite for orchestra 1945 Orchestral Ballet
Piano Concerto in F major 1945 Concerto
Suite for 2 cellos & piano 1973 Chamber Music
Five Songs, for voice & piano 1983 Vocal Music
Goya, opera in 3 acts 1986 Opera
Martin's Lie, children's church opera 1964 Opera
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