Carl Orff, Carmina Burana

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Παραγγελία της Βίκυς! Παρακαλώ τη Λίνα μας να φροντίσει για τα μέρη :-)




«Orff, Carl (b Munich, 1895; d Munich, 1982). Ger. composer, teacher, and conductor. Studied Munich Acad., leaving to join army 1914. Worked in opera houses and returned to Munich 1920 for further study with Kaminsky. In 1924 founded the Günther School, Munich, where his life-long interest in children's mus. education began. About this time he made edns. of several operas by Monteverdi, incl. L'incoronazione di Poppea, comp. cantatas and an Entrata for orch. ‘after William Byrd’. In 1937, when his Carmina Burana was f.p., he disowned all his previous works, though some were later rev. and restored. From then he comp. exclusively for the stage, though not conventionally (Carmina Burana, for example, is usually given in a concert version). His mature style is dry and staccato, with much use of perc. and the content of the mus. based on rhythmic patterns and their variations. Harmony is reduced to basic elements, and melody is nearer to rhythmic speech than to the ‘expressive’ ideal of other composers. Prin. works: ...»

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Ευχαριστώ σας, Frederique! Είστε μία κούκλα. :-)
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Καλή σου μέρα Βίκυ. Ευχαριστώ για τα καλά σου λόγια :-)
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UC Davis University Chorus, Alumni Chorus, Symphony Orchestra, and the Pacific Boychoir perform Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana," at the Mondavi Center on the campus of UC Davis. Jeffrey Thomas, conducting, Shawnette Sulker, soprano, Gerald Thomas Gray, tenor, and Malcolm MacKenzie, baritone.
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