Krzysztof Penderecki

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Polish composer of choral and orchestral music, opera, and chamber music in modern harmonic settings.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Threnody (for the Victims of Hiroshima), for 52 strings 1959 09:22 Orchestral
St. Luke Passion (Passio et Mors Domini Nostri Jesu Christi Secundum Lucam), for 3 voices, narrator, choruses & orchestra 1965 01:14:32 Choral
String Quartet No. 1 1960 06:56 Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 2 1968 07:58 Chamber Music
Song of the Cherubim (Ize Cheruwimy), for chorus 1986 06:41 Choral
Polish Requiem, for SATB, chorus & orchestra 1980 01:35:19 Choral
Prelude for clarinet solo in B flat major 1987 03:24 Chamber Music
De Natura Sonoris II, for orchestra 1971 09:28 Orchestral
Violin Concerto No. 1 1976 40:25 Concerto
Cadenza, for viola solo 1984 06:42 Chamber Music Concerto
Miniatures (3) for clarinet & piano 1956 04:05 Chamber Music
De Natura Sonoris I, for orchestra 1966 07:28 Orchestral
Magnificat, for bass, 7 men's voices, boys' chorus, chorus & orchestra 1973 45:17 Choral
Quartet for clarinet & string trio 1993 15:10 Chamber Music
Agnus Dei, for chorus 1981 06:54 Choral
The Dream of Jacob, for orchestra 1974 07:48 Orchestral
Symphony No. 2 ("Christmas Symphony") 1979 33:16 Symphony
Stabat Mater, for 3 choruses 1962 07:40 Choral
Miniatures (3) for violin & piano 1959 04:18 Chamber Music
Benedicamus Domino, for 5 male voices 1993 03:15 Vocal Music
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