Zoltán Kodály

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Kodály was one of the 20th century's most prominent ethnomusicologists and music educators, in addition to being one of Hungary's leading modernist composers.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Sonata for solo cello, Op. 8 1915 Chamber Music
Háry János, suite from the opera for orchestra 1926 Orchestral
Duo for violin & cello, Op. 7 1914 Chamber Music
Dances of Galánta (Galánti táncok), for orchestra 1933 Orchestral
Variations on a Hungarian folksong, "The Peacock" ("Felszállott a páva"), for orchestra 1937 Orchestral
Dances of Marosszék (Marosszéki táncok), for orchestra (transcribed from piano work) 1929 Orchestral
Háry János, opera, Op. 15 1926 Opera
Sonata for cello & piano, Op. 4 1909 Chamber Music
Hungarian Folk Music (Magyar népzene), folksongs (62) for voice & piano 1924 Vocal Music
Adagio for violin (or viola or cello) & piano 1905 Chamber Music
Pieces (7) for piano, Op. 11 1910 Keyboard
Work(s) 1898 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Psalmus Hungaricus, oratorio for tenor, chorus, children's chorus ad lib, orchestra & organ, Op. 13 1923 Choral
Epigrammák (Epigrams), pieces (9) for 2 instruments (or voices) & piano (arranged from vocal work) 1954 Chamber Music
Esti dal (Evening Song), folksong for high voice or mixed or male chorus 1938 Choral
Sonatina for cello & piano 1909 Chamber Music
Dances of Marosszék (Marosszéki táncok), for piano 1923 Keyboard
Missa Brevis for soloists, chorus & organ 1942 Choral
String Quartet No. 2, Op. 10 1916 Chamber Music
Túrót eszik a cigány (See the Gypsies Munching Cheese), folksong for female chorus or mixed chorus 1925 Choral
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