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Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (5)

Song, lied (11)

Opera (6)

Work for soloist (8)

Work for chamber orchestra (10)

Work for orchestra (9)

Work for orchestra with soloist (3)

not qualified (1)

Film score (21)

Creative activity

Creative activity

based on dated works only

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1908

49 years

1956

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Dated works

1956

age 59
Film score

Magic Fire


1955

age 58

1954

age 57
Opera

Die stumme Serenade, Op. 36


texts by Victor Clement

Premiere on 1954-11-10

1953

age 56
Work for orchestra

Theme and Variations, Op. 42


Song, lied

Sonnet for Vienna, Op. 41


Work for orchestra

Straussiana


1952

age 55
Work for orchestra

Symphony in F-sharp major, Op. 40


1951

age 54

1950

age 53
Work for orchestra with soloist

Cello Concerto in C major, Op. 37


Work composed for cello

1949

age 52

1948

age 51
Song, lied

5 Songs, Opp. 38


Lied, composed for voice and piano

1. 5 Songs, “Glückwunsch”

2. 5 Songs, “Der Kranke”

3. 5 Songs, “Alt-spanisch”

4. 5 Songs, “Alt-englisch”

5. 5 Songs, “Kein Sonnenglanz im Aug”

Work for chamber orchestra

Symphonic Serenade for string orchestra in B-flat


Work for chamber orchestra

Romance-Impromptu


Work composed for cello and piano

1947

age 50
Film score

Escape Me Never


1946

age 49
Film score

Of Human Bondage


Film score

Devotion


Film score

Deception


1945

age 48
Work for chamber orchestra

String Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 34


Work composed for string quartet

1944

age 47
Work for choir

Tomorrow, Op. 33


Work composed for contralto, women's chorus and orchestra

Film score

Between Two Worlds


1943

age 46
Film score

The Constant Nymph


1942

age 45
Film score

King's Row


1941

age 44
Song, lied

Four Shakespeare-Songs, Opp. 31


Folksong, composed for Voice and Piano

1. Four Shakespeare-Songs, Op. 31a No. 1, “Desdemona's Song”

2. Four Shakespeare-Songs, Op. 31b No. 2, “Under the Greenwood Tree”

3. Four Shakespeare-Songs, Op. 31c No. 3, “Blow, Blow”

4. Four Shakespeare-Songs, Op. 31d No. 4, “Thou Winter wind”

Work for choir

Prayer, Op. 32


Work composed for tenor, women's chorus and organ

Work for choir

A Passover Psalm, Op. 30


Work composed for soloist, chorus and orchestra

Film score

The Sea Wolf


1940

age 43
Film score

The Sea Hawk


1939

age 42
Opera

Die Kathrin, Op. 28


texts by Ernst Décsey

Premiere on 1939-10-07

Film score

The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex


Film score

Juarez


1938

age 41
Film score

The Adventures of Robin Hood


1937

age 40
Work for orchestra with soloist

Violin Concerto, Op. 35


Work in D, composed for violin

Song, lied

Songs of the Clown, Opp. 29


Work composed for Voice and Piano

1. Songs of the Clown, Op. 29a No. 1, “Come Away, Death”

2. Songs of the Clown, Op. 29b No. 2, “O Mistress Mine”

3. Songs of the Clown, Op. 29c No. 3, “Adieu, Good Man Devil”

4. Songs of the Clown, Op. 29d No. 4, “Hey! Robin”

5. Songs of the Clown, Op. 29e No. 5, “For the Rain”

6. Songs of the Clown, Op. 29f No. 6, “It Raineth Every Day”

Film score

The Prince And The Pauper


Film score

Another Dawn


1936

age 39
Film score

The Green Pastures


Film score

Hearts Divided


Film score

Give Us This Night


Film score

Anthony Adverse


1935

age 38
Film score

Captain Blood


Film score

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Ein Sommernachtstraum


1934

age 37

1933

age 36
Work for chamber orchestra

String Quartet No. 2 in E-flat major, Op. 26


Work composed for string quartet

1932

age 35

1931

age 34
Work for soloist

Piano Sonata No. 3 in C major, Op. 3


Work composed for piano

1930

age 33
Work for chamber orchestra

Suite for 2 violins, cello and piano left hand, Op. 23


1929

age 32
Song, lied

3 Songs, Opp. 22


Work composed for Voice and Piano

1. Three Songs (2), Op. 22a No. 1, “Was du mir bist...”

2. Three Songs (2), Op. 22b No. 2, “Mit dir zu schweigen...”

Work for orchestra

Baby Serenade, Op. 24


1928

age 31

1927

age 30
Opera

Das Wunder der Heliane, Op. 20


Work composed for Voice and Piano

Premiere on 1927-10-07

1926

age 29
Work for soloist

Four little caricatures for children

Vier kleine Karikaturen für Kinderr


Work composed for piano

1925

age 28

1924

age 27
Song, lied

3 Songs, Opp. 18


Work composed for voice and piano

1. Three Songs (1), Op. 18a No. 1, “Versuchung”

2. Three Songs (1), Op. 18b No. 2, “Tu ab den Schmerz”

1923

age 26
Work for orchestra with soloist

Concerto for piano left hand in C-sharp, Op. 17, “für linke Hand allein”


Premiere on 1924-09-22

Work for chamber orchestra

String Quartet No. 1 in A major, Op. 16


Work composed for string quartet

1922

age 25

1921

age 24
Work for chamber orchestra

Piano Quintet in E, Op. 15


Work composed for piano and strings

1920

age 23
Song, lied

Songs of Farewell, Opp. 14

Lieder des Abschieds


Lied, composed for Voice and Piano

1. Songs of Farewell, Op. 14a No. 1, “Sterbelied”

2. Songs of Farewell, Op. 14b No. 2, “Dies eine kann mein Sehnen nimmer fassen”

3. Songs of Farewell, Op. 14c No. 3, “Mond, so gehst du wieder auf”

4. Songs of Farewell, Op. 14d No. 4, “Gefasster Abschied”

Opera

Die tote Stadt, Op. 12


Premiere on 1920-12-04

1919

age 22
Work for orchestra

Sursum Corda, Op. 13


Overture

Incidental music

Much Ado About Nothing, Op. 11


1918

age 21

1917

age 20
Work for choir

Kaiserin Zita


Work composed for solo voice, choir, piano and orchestra

Work for orchestra

Military March in B major


Work for chamber orchestra

String Sextet in D major, Op. 10


Work composed for string sextet

1916

age 19
Opera

Violanta, Op. 8


texts by Hans Müller-Einigen

Premiere on 1916-03-28

Opera

Der Ring des Polykrates, Op. 7


texts by Leo Feld

Premiere on 1916-03-28

1915

age 18

1914

age 17

1913

age 16
Work for orchestra

Sinfonietta in B major, Op. 5


Published in 1912

Song, lied

Simple Songs, Opp. 9

Sechs einfache Lieder für eine Singstimme und Klavier


Lied, composed for Voice and Piano

1. Four Shakespeare-Songs, Op. 31e No. 1, “When Birds Do Sing”

2. Simple Songs, Op. 9a No. 2, “Schneeglöckchen”

3. Simple Songs, Op. 9b No. 3, “Nachtwanderer”

4. Simple Songs, Op. 9c No. 4, “Ständchen”

5. Simple Songs, Op. 9d No. 5, “Liebesbriefchen”

6. Simple Songs, Op. 9e No. 6, “Das Heldengrab am Pruth”

7. Simple Songs, Op. 9f No. 7, “Sommer”

Work for choir

The Tempest

Der Sturm


Work composed for chorus and orchestra

1912

age 15
Work for soloist

Four little cheerful Waltzes

Vier kleine fröhliche Walzer


Work composed for piano

Work for chamber orchestra

Violin Sonata in G major, Op. 6


Work composed for violin and piano

1911

age 14
Work for orchestra

Overture to a Play, Op. 4

Schauspiel-Ouvertüre


Song, lied

If God and daddy agree, Op. 5

So Gott und Papa will


1910

age 13
Work for soloist

Seven Fairy-Tale Pictures, Op. 3

Sieben Märchenbilder


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Piano Sonata No. 2 in E major, Op. 2


Work composed for piano

Work for orchestra

a Pantomime

Der Schneemann


Work composed for piano

Work for chamber orchestra

Piano Trio in D major, Op. 1


Work composed for piano trio

1909

age 12
Work for soloist

What the Forest tells : Suite for piano

Was der Wald erzählt


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Don Quixote


Work composed for piano

1908

age 11
Work for soloist

Piano Sonata in D minor


Work composed for piano

Not-dated works

Song, lied

Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder


Work composed for Voice and Piano

1. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Abendlandschaft”

2. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Angedenken”

3. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Aussicht”

4. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Das Mädchen”

5. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Der Friedensbote”

6. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Die Geniale”

7. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Die Sperlinge”

8. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Reiselied”

9. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Sangesmut”

10. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Vesper”

11. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Vom Berge”

12. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Waldeinsamkeit”

13. Zu Lebzeiten unveröffentlichte Lieder:, “Winternacht”

Song, lied

Unvergänglichkeit, Liederkreis, Opp. 27


Work composed for voice and piano

1. Unvergänglichkeit, Liederkreis, Op. 27a No. 1, “Unvergänglichkeit”

2. Unvergänglichkeit, Liederkreis, Op. 27b No. 2, “Das eilende Bächlein”

3. Unvergänglichkeit, Liederkreis, Op. 27c No. 3, “Das schlafende Kind”

4. Unvergänglichkeit, Liederkreis, Op. 27d No. 4, “Stärker als der Tod”

5. Unvergänglichkeit, Liederkreis, Op. 27e No. 5, “Unvergänglichkeit”

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