Iannis Xenakis Masterpieces

Essential works

1922
Iannis Xenakis
2001
140+ works listed
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1954

Metastaseis

Work for orchestra

1956

Pithoprakta

Work for orchestra

Synaphaï

Work for orchestra with soloist

1969

Persephassa

Work for chamber orchestra

1969
1961

Herma

Work for soloist

Creative activity

based on dated works only

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1952

46 years

1997

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (20)

Song, lied (5)

Work for soloist (16)

Work for chamber orchestra (48)

Work for orchestra (31)

Work for orchestra with soloist (5)

Electroacoustic music (16)

not qualified (2)

Other renowned works

1981 - Komboï

1979 - Pléïades

1968 - Kraanerg

1966 - Nomos alpha

1958 - Diamorphoses

Compositions by Iannis Xenakis (140+) ...

1920 .. 2000 : the essential composers

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

1858-1924 Giacomo Puccini °

1873-1943 Sergei Rachmaninoff °

1875-1937 Maurice Ravel °

1857-1934 Edward Elgar °

1928-2020 Ennio Morricone

1866-1925 Erik Satie °

1935-oooo Arvo Pärt

1863-1945 Pietro Mascagni

1881-1945 Béla Bartók °

1864-1949 Richard Strauss °

° : Masterpieces listed

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The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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