Paul Dukas

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Dukas' music straddled the Romantic and modern periods, and he remained true to classical structures well into the 20th century.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (L'apprenti sorcier), symphonic scherzo for orchestra 1897 Orchestral
Villanelle for horn & piano (or orchestra) 1906 Chamber Music
La Péri, ballet 1911 Ballet
Symphony in C major 1895 Symphony
Ariane et Barbe-Bleue, opera 1899 Opera
La Péri, fanfare to the ballet 1912 Orchestral Ballet
La Plainte, Au Loin, Du Faune. . ., for piano 1920 Keyboard
Piano Sonata in E flat minor 1899 Keyboard
Prélude élégiaque sur le nom de Haydn, for piano 1909 Keyboard
Variations, Interlude and Finale on a Theme by Rameau, for piano 1899 Keyboard
Polyeucte, overture for orchestra 1891 Orchestral
Vocalise-étude for voice & piano ("Alla Gitana") 1909 Vocal Music
Sonnet "Amours," for voice & piano 1924 Vocal Music
Vélléda, cantata for soloists & orchestra 1888 Choral
Les Sirènes, for female chorus & orchestra 1889 Choral
Le roi Lear, overture for orchestra 1883 Orchestral
Goetz de Berlichingen, overture for orchestra 1883 Orchestral
Pensée des morts, for chorus & orchestra 1886 Choral
L'ondine et le pêcheur, for soprano & orchestra 1884 Vocal Music
La fête des Myrthes, for chorus & orchestra 1884 Choral
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