Robert Simpson

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English composer Robert Simpson (1921-1997) is best known for his significant cycles of 11 symphonies and 15 string quartets.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Symphony No. 3 1962 Symphony
Discussion on the 9th Symphony by Robert Simpson Symphony
Symphony No. 9 1985 Symphony
String Quartet No 3 1954 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 1 1951 Symphony
String Quartet No.1 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 10 1988 Symphony
Quintet for clarinet & strings 1968 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 6 1977 Symphony
Trio for piano & strings Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 2 1953 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 4 1970 Symphony
Symphony No. 5 1972 Symphony
Canzona for brass 1958 Chamber Music
Quintet for clarinet, bass clarinet & string trio Chamber Music
Symphony No. 8 1981 Symphony
Symphony No. 11 1990 Symphony
Symphony No. 2 1955 Symphony
Variations on a Theme by Nielsen, for orchestra 1983 Orchestral
Symphony No. 7 1977 Symphony
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