Robert Russell Bennett

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Bennett studied with Busch in Kansas City and with Boulanger in Paris. He composed a wide variety of music, including several symphonies and orchestral works, music for chamber groups and wind bands,…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Hexapoda, 5 studies in jitteroptera for violin & piano 1940 Chamber Music
Suite of Old American Dances, for band 1949 Band Music
Symphonic Songs for band 1958 Band Music
Rose Variations for trumpet & piano Chamber Music
A Song Sonata Vocal Music
Gershwin in Hollywood, for orchestra 19?? Orchestral
My Fair Lady, Symphonic Picture for orchestra 1956 Orchestral
The Many Moods of Christmas, suite for chorus & orchestra No. 3 Choral
Porgy and Bess, Symphonic Picture for orchestra 19?? Orchestral
South Pacific: A Symphonic Scenario, for concert band (after Richard Rodgers) 19?? Orchestral
The Sound of Music, Symphonic Picture for orchestra 19?? Orchestral
Concerto for violin & orchestra 1941 Concerto
Camelot, orchestral suite after Lerner & Loewe Orchestral
Show Boat, Symphonic Selection for orchestra 19?? Orchestral
Sonata for organ in G 1929 Keyboard
Porgy & Bess: A Symphonic Portrait Orchestral
The King and I, Selection for orchestra 19?? Orchestral
Autobiography, for band 1977 Band Music
The Many Moods of Christmas, suite for chorus & orchestra No. 2 Choral
The Many Moods of Christmas, suite for chorus & orchestra No. 4 Choral
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