Arthur Honegger

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Best-known for one unusual work -- Pacific 231 -- Honegger was a composer who imbued the traditional European styles with his own originality.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Rugby, tone poem for orchestra (Mouvement symphonique No. 2), H. 67 1928 07:48 Orchestral
Symphony No. 3 ("Liturgique"), H. 186 1945 30:16 Symphony
Le roi David, oratorio (Psaume symphonique) for narrator, 3 solo voices, 2 choruses & chamber orchestra, H. 37b 1921 01:09:49 Choral
Symphony No. 2, for strings & trumpet ad lib in D major, H. 153 1940 24:20 Symphony
Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher, dramatic oratorio for various speakers & vocal soloists, chorus & orchestra, H. 99 1935 01:13:21 Choral
Pacific 231, symphonic movement for orchestra (Mouvement symphonique No. 1), H. 53 1923 06:27 Orchestral
Symphony No. 4 ("Deliciae Basiliensis"), H. 191 1946 27:20 Symphony
Danse de la chèvre, for solo flute, H. 39 1921 03:47 Chamber Music
Intrada, for trumpet & piano in C major, H. 193 1947 04:28 Chamber Music
Sonatine, for clarinet (or cello) & piano, H. 42 1921 06:07 Chamber Music
Pastorale d'été, symphonic poem for chamber orchestra, H. 31 1920 08:12 Orchestral
Symphony No. 5 in D major ("Di Tre Re"), H. 202 1950 22:59 Symphony
Prélude, Arioso & Fughette sur le nom de Bach, for piano, H. 81 1932 06:09 Keyboard
Une Cantate de Noël, for vocal soloist, chorus, children's chorus & orchestra, H. 212 1952 24:14 Choral
Cello Concerto in C major, H. 72 1929 16:14 Concerto
Sonatine, for 2 violins in G major, H. 29 1920 07:49 Chamber Music
Mouvement symphonique No. 3, for orchestra, H. 83 1932 10:30 Orchestral
Concerto da camera, for flute, english horn & string orchestra, H. 196 1948 16:34 Concerto
Symphony No. 1 in C major, H. 75 1929 22:37 Symphony
Concertino, for piano & orchestra, H. 55 1924 10:23 Concerto
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