George Benjamin

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Benjamin has written several orchestral and operatic works, often taking time to perfect a work's sound so it meets his musical intentions.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Ringed by the flat Horizon for orchestra 1980 19:49 Orchestral
At First Light, for orchestra 1982 19:30 Orchestral
Panorama 02:27 Electronic/Computer Music
Antara for orchestra 19:37 Orchestral
A Mind of Winter for soprano & chamber orchestra 1980 09:14 Vocal Music
Upon Silence for mezzo-soprano and Seven strings 1991 10:28 Vocal Music
Octet 1979 11:07 Chamber Music
Three Inventions for chamber orchestra 1993 16:59 Orchestral
Upon Silence, for mezzo-soprano and Five Viols 1990 11:06 Vocal Music
Sudden Time 1989 15:13 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Piano Sonata 1977 22:26 Keyboard
Into the Little Hill, opera 2006 35:51 Vocal Music Opera
Shadowlines, 6 canonic preludes for piano 2001 16:10 Keyboard
Miniatures (3), for violin 2001 09:35 Chamber Music
Viola, Viola, for 2 violas 1997 10:34 Chamber Music
Dance Figures, for orchestra 2004 16:01 Orchestral
Altitude, for brass ensemble 08:42 Chamber Music
Shadowlines, 6 canonic preludes for piano 2001 14:38 Keyboard
Two or four, for piano 00:57 Keyboard
Dream of the Song, for countertenor, chorus & orchestra 19:34 Vocal Music
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