Carl Orff

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Although his fame rests on the success of a single work, Carmina Burana, Orff was a multi-faceted musician and prolific composer.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra 1935 39:38 Choral
Catulli Carmina, scenic cantata for soloists, chorus & orchestra 1930 37:54 Choral
Trionfo di Afrodite, scenic concert in 7 scenes 1949 41:13 Choral
Der Mond, opera 1936 14:58 Opera
Die Kluge, opera 1941 01:18:43 Opera
Antigonae, opera 1941 02:23:58 Opera
Orff-Schulwerk: Music for Children (5 volumes) 03:41:04 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Die Bernauerin, opera 1944 01:20:06 Opera
Prometheus desmotes, opera 1963 02:08:30 Opera
Concento di voci, pieces (3) for chorus 04:30 Choral
Dithyrambi, for chorus & instruments 1955 17:21 Choral
Lieder (3) und Gesange nach Texten von Klabund, for voice & piano 1919 05:22 Vocal Music
The first 5 Lieder and Gesänge on texts of Werfel, for voice & piano 1920 24:44 Vocal Music
Lieder (2) for high voice & piano 1919 02:42 Vocal Music
Eliland, ein Sang vom Chiemsee, for middle voice & piano, Op. 12 1911 21:47 Vocal Music
Des Herzens Slüzzelin, for high voice & piano, Op. 15 1912 01:30 Vocal Music
Kleines Konzert, for harpsichord & winds (after 16th c. lute pieces) 1927 13:19 Chamber Music
Der Mond, opera 1936 14:58 Opera
Entrata, overture for 5 orchestral groups & organ (after "The Bells" by Byrd) 1928 08:35 Orchestral
Sunt lacrimae rerum, for 2-4 voices with optional instruments (from Orff-Schulwerk) 1932 13:21 Choral
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