Walter Piston

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Walter Piston (1894-1976) was a preeminent figure among America's neo-classic composers in the early part of the 20th century.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
The Incredible Flutist, ballet for orchestra 1938 33:37 Ballet
Symphony No. 4 1951 24:02 Symphony
Symphony No. 6 ("Gettysburg") 1955 25:13 Symphony
Symphony No. 2 1943 26:16 Symphony
Concerto for Orchestra 1933 13:05 Concerto
Sonatina for violin & harpsichord 1945 12:29 Chamber Music
Sonata for flute & piano 1930 13:29 Chamber Music
Quintet for winds 1956 20:00 Chamber Music
Sinfonietta for chamber orchestra 1941 15:41 Orchestral
String Quartet No. 1 1933 18:15 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 7 1961 20:45 Symphony
Symphony No. 3 1947 33:19 Symphony
Divertimento for 9 instruments 1946 14:18 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 1 1937 27:29 Symphony
Concerto for flute & orchestra 1971 15:26 Concerto
String Quartet No. 5 1962 17:01 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 5 1956 21:34 Symphony
Quintet for flute & string quartet 1942 18:59 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 8 1965 23:33 Symphony
Fantasy for English Horn, harp & strings 1952 08:40 Chamber Music
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