Poul Ruders

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Poul Ruders is generally considered the foremost Danish composer of the postwar generation, having forged a solid reputation as an eclectic willing to use a variety of techniques and styles. In his works…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Tundra 1990 Orchestral
Nightshade, for 10 instruments 1986 Chamber Music
Concerto in Pieces (Purcell Variations for orchestra) Concerto
Chaconne for solo guitar 1996 Chamber Music
Violin Concerto No. 1 1981 Concerto
Psalmodies, for guitar & 9 instruments (Guitar Concerto No. 1) 1989 Chamber Music Concerto
Corpus cum Figuris, for chamber ensemble 1985 Chamber Music
Preghiera semplice, motet for chorus 1981 Choral
The Bells, for soprano & chamber ensemble 1983 Vocal Music
The Second Nightshade, nocturne for orchestra 1991 Orchestral
Postludes (13 ) for piano 1988 Keyboard
Etude and Ricercare, for solo guitar 1994 Chamber Music
Four Dances in One Movement 1983 Orchestral
Tattoo for One, a drill for clarinet 1984 Chamber Music
Break Dance, for brass & piano 1984 Chamber Music
New Rochelle Suite, for guitar & percussion 2003 Chamber Music
Guitar Concerto No. 2 ("Paganini Variations") 1999 Concerto
Bel Canto, for violin 2004 Chamber Music
Dramaphonia, for piano & chamber ensemble (Drama Trilogy No. 1) 1987 Concerto
Piano Sonata No. 2 1982 Keyboard
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