Silvestre Revueltas

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Revueltas' music -- most of it written during the last decade of his short life -- bursts with energy, instrumental color, and mocking humor.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Sensemaya, for orchestra 1938 Orchestral
Homenaje a Federico García Lorca, for chamber orchestra 1936 Orchestral
La Noche de los Mayas, suite for orchestra (compiled by José Limantour from the film score) 1939 Orchestral Film Score
Ranas, for voice & instrumental ensemble 1932 Vocal Music
Ocho por radio, for chamber orchestra 1933 Orchestral
Janitzio, for orchestra 1933 Orchestral
Música para charlar, concert version of film score for orchestra 1938 Orchestral
Planos, for small orchestra 1934 Orchestral Chamber Music
Itinerarios, for orchestra 1938 Orchestral
La Coronela, ballet for orchestra 1940 Ballet
Dos Pequeñas Piezas Serias, pieces (2) for wind quintet 1940 Chamber Music
Colorines, for chamber orchestra 1932 Orchestral
Parián, for voice, mixed chorus & chamber orchestra 1932 Choral
El tecolote, song for voice & instrumental ensemble 1932 Vocal Music
Escenas infantiles, for chamber orchestra 1938 Orchestral
Redes, suite for orchestra (compiled by Erich Kleiber from the film score) 1935 Orchestral
Cinco Canciones para Niños y Dos Canciones Profanas (7), song cycle for voice & chamber orchestra 1939 Vocal Music
Ventanas, for orchestra 1931 Orchestral
Cinco Canciones para Niños y Dos Canciones Profanas (7), song cycle for voice & piano 1938 Vocal Music
Caminos, for orchestra 1934 Orchestral
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