Arthur Bliss

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The most successful of the English modernist composers emerging after WWI, Bliss wrote in a variety of genres.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
A Colour Symphony, for orchestra, Op. 24, F. 106 1921 31:30 Symphony
Things to Come, film score for orchestra, Op. 53, F. 131a 1934 32:06 Film Score
Checkmate, ballet for orchestra, Op. 57, F. 2a 1937 52:34 Ballet
Quintet for oboe & string quartet, Op. 44, F. 21 1927 22:01 Chamber Music
Royal Fanfares and Interludes (6), for brass ensemble & percussion, F. 78b 1960 05:18 Band Music
Music for Strings, for string orchestra, Op. 54, F. 123 1935 23:20 Orchestral
Concerto for cello & orchestra, Op. 120, F. 107 1970 27:15 Concerto
Pastoral: Lie Strewn the White Flocks, for solo voice, chorus, flute, timpani & strings, Op. 46, F. 33 1928 34:05 Choral
Pastoral, for clarinet & piano, F. 92 1916 04:42 Chamber Music
Kenilworth, suite for brass band, Op. 55, F. 13 1936 06:21 Band Music
Quintet for clarinet & string quartet, Op. 50, F. 20 1932 27:40 Chamber Music
Welcome the Queen, march for chamber orchestra, F. 95b 1954 06:15 Orchestral
The Royal Palaces Suite, for orchestra (from television score), F. 128a 1966 15:16 Orchestral
Shield of Faith, cantata for 2 solosts, chorus & organ, F. 52 1974 38:32 Choral
Aubade for Coronation Morning, for 2 solo voices and chorus (for "A Garland For The Queen"), F. 37 1953 05:44 Choral
Put thou thy trust in the lord, introit for double chorus, F. 49 1972 02:58 Choral
The Enchantress, scena for alto & orchestra, Op. 71, F. 157 1951 17:38 Vocal Music
Meditations on a Theme by John Blow, for orchestra, Op. 80, F. 118 1955 33:21 Orchestral
String Quartet in A major, Op. 4, F. 23 1914 20:12 Chamber Music
The Rout Trot, fox trot for piano, Op. 42, F. 144 1927 02:30 Keyboard
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