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Selected Works



"The principal function of form is to advance our understanding. It is the organization of a piece which helps the listener to keep the idea in mind, to follow its development, its growth, its elaboration, its fate. "

Key Works
1899 Verklärte Nacht ('Transfigured Night'), for string sextet (arranged later for string orchestra)
1903 Symphonic Poem,Pelleas und Melisande
1909 Erwartung ('Expectation'), for soprano and orchestra
  Five Orchestral Pieces
1911 Gurrelieder ('Songs of Gurra'), for voices and orchestra
1912 Song-cycle,Pierrot lunaire ('Moonstruck Pierrot')
1913 Die Glückliche Hand, ('The Lucky Hand'), drama for orchestra and chorus
1916 Second Chamber Symphony
1928 Variations for Orchestra
1932 Opera,Moses and Aaron
1936 Violin Concerto
1942 Ode to Napoleon, for speaker and chamber ensemble
  Piano Concerto
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