John Corigliano

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Corigliano music is essentially post-Romantic, but he is a genuine eclectic, using a wide range of contemporary techniques to meet his expressive ends.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Concerto for clarinet and orchestra 1977 Concerto
Pied Piper Fantasy, concerto for flute & orchestra 1982 Concerto
Symphony No. 1 1988 Symphony
Ghosts of Versailles, opera 1991 Opera
Poem in October, for tenor, flute, oboe, clarinet, string quartet & harpsichord (or tenor & chamber orchestra) 1969 Vocal Music
Sonata for violin & piano 1963 Chamber Music
Fantasia on an Ostinato, for piano 1985 Keyboard
Voyage, for flute & string orchestra 1983 Concerto
Gazebo Dances, for piano, 4 hands 1972 Keyboard
Troubadours, variations for guitar & orchestra 1993 Concerto
Etude Fantasy, for piano 1976 Keyboard
Elegy, for orchestra 1965 Orchestral
Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems of Bob Dylan, for voice & orchestra 2000 Vocal Music
Gazebo Dances, arrangement for wind band 1973 Band Music
Fancy on a Bach Air, for cello 1996 Chamber Music
The Red Violin, film score 1997 Film Score
Altered States, film score 1980 Film Score
Fern Hill, for mezzo-soprano, chorus & orchestra 1960 Choral
The Cloisters, song cycle for voice & orchestra 1965 Vocal Music
The Red Violin Caprices, for violin (for the film "The Red Violin") 1999 Chamber Music
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