César Franck

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Franck was an important composer from the latter half of the 19th century, particularly in the realms of symphonic, chamber, organ, and piano music.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Panis angelicus for tenor, organ, harp, cello & bass 1872 Vocal Music
Sonata for violin & piano in A major, M. 8 1886 Chamber Music
Symphony in D minor, Op. 48 1886 Symphony
Pieces (3), for organ, M. 35-37 1878 Keyboard
Symphonic Variations, for piano & orchestra (also arr. for 2 pianos), M. 46 1885 Concerto Orchestral
Prélude, choral, et fugue, for piano, M. 21 1884 Keyboard
Chorals (3), for organ, M. 38-40 1890 Keyboard
Piano Quintet in F minor, M. 7 1878 Chamber Music
L'organiste Vol.1, for organ (or harmonium), M. 41 1889 Keyboard
Prélude, fugue, et variations, for organ in B minor, Op. 18, M. 30 1873 Keyboard
Pastorale, for organ in E major, Op. 19, M. 31 1863 Keyboard
Le Chasseur maudit (The Accursed Huntsman), symphonic poem (also arr. for piano, 4 hands), M. 44 1882 Orchestral
Grande pièce symphonique, for organ in F sharp minor, Op. 17, M. 29 1860 Keyboard
Final, for organ in B flat major, Op. 21, M. 33 1862 Keyboard
Prélude, aria, et final, for piano, M. 23 1886 Keyboard
Psyché, symphonic poem for chorus & orchestra (also arr. for piano, 4 hands), M. 47 1887 Choral Orchestral
Sonata for cello & piano in A major (arr. from "Sonata for violin & piano") Chamber Music
Prière, for organ in C sharp minor, Op. 20, M. 32 1860 Keyboard
Posthumous pieces, pieces (44) for organ/harmonium 1858 Keyboard
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
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