Hans Pfitzner

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Pfitzner, who wrote the the lush post-Romantic idiom of Strauss, is best known for his opera Palestrina and this Violin Concerto.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Palestrina, opera in 3 acts 1911 Opera
Alte Weise, for voice & piano, Op. 33 1923 Vocal Music
Piano Concerto in E flat major, Op. 31 1922 Concerto
Symphony in C major, Op. 46 1940 Symphony
In Danzig, song for voice & piano, Op. 22/1 Vocal Music
Die Rose vom Liebesgarten, opera 1897 Opera
Zum Abschied meiner Tochter, for voice & piano, Op. 10/3 Vocal Music
Nachts, song for voice & piano, Op. 26/2 Vocal Music
Sonata for cello & piano in F sharp minor, Op. 1 Chamber Music
Ist der Himmel darum im Lenz so blau?, for voice & piano, Op. 2/2 Vocal Music
Von deutscher Seele, cantata for soloists, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 28 1921 Choral
Venus Mater, song for voice & piano, Op. 11/4 Vocal Music
Hussens Kerker, song for voice & piano, Op. 32/1 Vocal Music
Songs (5) for voice & piano, Op. 11 Vocal Music
Der Gärtner, for voice & piano, Op. 9/1 Vocal Music
Das Christ-Elflein, opera, Op. 20 1906 Opera
Hast du von den Fischerkindern, song for voice & piano, Op. 7/1 Vocal Music
Das Käthchen von Heilbronn, incidental music, Op. 17 Orchestral
Songs (7) for voice & piano, Op. 2 Vocal Music
Säerspruch, song for voice & piano, Op. 32/2 Vocal Music
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