Ernst Toch

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Toch won the 1956 Pulitzer Prize for his Symphony No. 3; little known, his work is one of the best-kept secrets in 20th century music.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Symphony No. 3 1954 27:48 Symphony
Der Fuge aus Geographie (The Geographical Fugue) for speaking chorus 1930 03:04 Choral
Cello Sonata, Op. 50 14:28 Chamber Music
Tanz-Suite, Op. 30 29:09 Orchestral
Jephta, rhapsodic poem for orchestra ("Symphony 5"), Op. 89 1963 23:23 Symphony
Concerto for cello & chamber orchestra, Op. 35 27:45 Concerto
Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 38 1926 29:21 Concerto
Peter Pan, a fairy tale for orchestra, Op. 76 1956 13:15 Orchestral
String Quartet No. 9 in C major, Op. 26 27:12 Chamber Music
Divertimento for violin & cello, Op. 37/1 1926 06:46 Chamber Music
Big Ben, variation fantasy on the Westminster Chimes, for orchestra, Op. 62 1934 16:23 Orchestral
Spiel, for wind ensemble, Op. 39 1926 08:32 Orchestral
String Quartet No. 13, Op. 74 1954 25:26 Chamber Music
Miniature Overture, for winds 1926 02:40 Band Music
Symphony No. 7, Op. 95 22:18 Symphony
String Quartet No. 11, Op. 34 1924 28:04 Chamber Music
Pinocchio, a Merry Overture 1935 07:42 Orchestral
Pieces (5) for Winds and Percussion, Op. 83 1959 17:04 Chamber Music
Adagio elegiaco, for clarinet & piano 03:14 Chamber Music
Sonata for violin & piano, Op. 21 27:12 Chamber Music
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