Gottfried von Einem

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Von Einem's life was often as dramatic as one of his operas, but he managed to forge a unique style that combined Romantic elements with jazz and atonal sounds and methods. The son of a military attaché…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Dantons Tod, opera, Op.6 1947 Opera
Glück, Tod und Traum Miscellaneous (Classical)
Piano Concerto, Op. 20 1956 Concerto
String Quartet No. 1, Op. 45 1976 Chamber Music
Verdehr-Trio, for violin, clarinet & piano, Op. 97 1996 Chamber Music
Ballade, for orchestra, Op. 23 (Europäische Erstaufführung) Orchestral
Vermutungen über Lotti, 10 caprices for piano, Op. 72 1983 Keyboard
Der Besuch der alten Dame, opera Opera
Sonatina for piano, Op. 7/2 1947 Keyboard
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Medusa, ballet suite, Op. 24 Orchestral
Symphonische Szenen, Op 22 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Nachtstück, for orchestra, Op. 29 Orchestral
Turandot (Ballet after Malipiero), Op. 1a Orchestral
Der Prozess, opera 1952 Opera
String Quartet No. 4, Op. 63 1981 Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 2 in G minor, Op. 51 1977 Chamber Music
Dantons Tod, orchestral suite, Op. 6a Orchestral
Ein junger Dichter denkt an die Geliebte, for voice & piano, Op. 8/4 Vocal Music
In der Fremde, for voice & piano, Op. 8/2 Vocal Music
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