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                                                     20th Century Musical Examples 

Milton Babbit  Philomel


Samuel Barber Orchestral Music: Adagio for strings  Songs: I hear an Army   0 Boundless Evening   Sure on this Shining Night  Sure on this Shining Night 2  The Nun Takes the Veil  - The Hermit Songs    2   3   4     6   7     9   10 Opera: Vanessa   Must the Winter Come so Soon


Béla Bartók  -   Suite for Strings Percussion and Celeste


Alban Berg   Wozzek Excerpt  All of Act One of Wozzek   Piano Sonata, Op. 1


Leonard Bernstein  Broadway: Westside Story: Tonight   I Feel Pretty  One Hand, One Heart    Somewhere    Finale    

Choral: Chichester Psalms 1    Chichester Psalms 2    Chichester Psalms 3


Ernest Bloch Sacred Service Excerpt


Pierre Boulez First Piano Sonata  Assez Large   Lent


Benjamin Britten Simple Symphony, for string orchestra, Op. 4- Playful Pizzicato  Playfull


John Cage   Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano:  Sonata I       Sonata II     Sonata III    Sonata IV


Eliott Carter  String Quartet   Songs: Anaphora   Argument   The Line Gang 


Joseph Canteloube Bailiero veille-vous   Lou Coucut  


Alfredo Catalani   La Wally Ebben ne andro lontana


Aaron Copeland - Fanfare for a common man  Appalation Spring  excerpt    Hoe-down    Rodeo   Quiet City  Billy The Kid Excerpt Concerto for Piano and Orchestra second MVT


George  Crumb Ancient Children 


Claude Debussy - String Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 10: 1. Anime et tres decide  2. Assez vif et bien rythme  3. Andantino doucement expressif  4. Tres modere

Suite Bergamasque, for piano, Clair de lune   Le Valee de Cloche  Nocturnes  Childrens Corner The snow is Dancing

Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum   La Mer excerpt   Paco de Lucia  Prelude to Afternoon of a Faun   Relaxation  

Sonata for Violin #2        Beau Soir      Golliwog Cake Walk      : La Cathedrale englouti (Talley)


Manuel De Falla Song Cycle: Canciones Populares Espannolas  CP1   CP 2   CP 3    CP 5   CP 6   CP 7


Henri Duparc Chanson Triste   Extase


Antonin Dvorak 23rd Psalm  Rusalka: 0 Silver Moon  Slavonic Dance No. 1 New World Symphony  Mvt 1   Mvt 2     Mvt 3      Mvt 4      


George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue  Porgy and Bess   Summertime    Piano Concerto    I got Rhythm  (Talley)


Umberto Giordano - La momma morta


Henryk Gorecki Symphony Lento  


Guido Haazen  Missa Luba


Paul Hindemith - Symphony in Bb Ill   Mathis der Maler Overture


Gustav Holst The PlanetsJupiter 


Lee Hoybe  I’m Nobody   Angelique   


Charles Ives  They are There!     Three Places in New England  Mvt. One  Mvt. Two Mvt. Three   The Unanswered Question  Violin Sonata # 4  Mvt. One  Mvt. Three  Symphony # 3  Mvt. One  Mvt. Two  Mvt. Three  Concord Sonata   1.  Emerson    2. Hawthorne   3. The Alcotts    4. Thoreau Songs:  The Side Show   Slow March    Religion   Waltz   Down East  Gen William Booth Enters into Heaven  Serenity (Talley)


Scott Joplin  Maple Leaf Rag


Katchaturian-   Sabre Dance  Toccata for Piano


Zoltan Kodally Cello Sonata


Erich Korngold Die Todestadt Mariettas Lied


Gustav Mahler Symphony # 1 First Mvt.  Third Mvt.   Symphony #9 First Mvt.    Erinnerung  Kindertoten lieder- Farewell  From the beauty  From the youth Songs of the Earth The drinking song  The drunken man in Spring  


Olivier Messiaen Liturgie Chryst   Oiseaux exotiques  Quartet for the End of Time (VI, VII,VIII only) Les Corps Glorieux #V Force et Agilite   #VI Joie et Clarte  #VII Le Mystere de Sainte Trinite


Darius Milhaud   La Fontaine 


Gerald Moore   Baby Doe 1st Act Soprano Aria   Baby Doe Ending Aria


Serasate Navarra Sonata for Two Violins and Piano


Carl Orff Carmina Burana Oratorio in 26 movements Opening

1   2   3     5           10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22  23   24   25   26


Orlando Otey Arabesque 


Arvo Part - Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten 


KRZYSZTOF Penderecki - St. Luke Passion 


George Perle Six New Etudes  1.  2.  3.  4.  5.  6.

Hans Pfitzner Die Stilie Stadt 


Walter Pistin Piano Concerto 


Francis Poulenc Songs: Chansons viiiageoises  Les gars qui vont a Ia fête   Metamorphoses 1  Violon  Banalités, 


Sergei Prokofiev Piano Sonata 7   3rd Piano Sonata (Talley)


Giaccomo Puccini  Opera Arias Turandot  Liu’s Aria   Nessun Dorma   Nessun' Dorma 2  Signore, ascoita!  Turandot Ending 

Butterfly Addio Fiorito Asil    Un bel di vedremo   Boheme First Act Duet   Quando men vo  Che Gelida Manina

Gianni Schicchi O Mio Babbino  Tosca E Lucevan  Recondita Armonia  La Rondine Chi il bel sogno di Doretta?

 Fanciulla del West Ch'ella Mi Creda    


Sergei Rachmaninov  Vocalize and other Songs     2   Bells of Moscow, for piano, 0p. 3     Piano Concerto 3 , Op. 30 (Talley)

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43


Maurice Ravel Daphnis et Chloe, Suite No. 2 Lever du jour - Pantomime - Danse generale 

Piano Concerto in G major:   1. Allegramente  2. Adagio assai  3. Presto

Bolero   String Quartet in F   Piano Concerto for LHA  Daphnis et Chloe excerpt  Jeux deau  Ondine  (Sue Talley)

Histoire Naturelles (Dana Talley); La Pintade   Violin Sonata  Ravel/Mussorsgy Pictures                                                                                        


Ottorino Respighi Pines of Rome: 1. The Pines of the Villa Borghese    2. Pines Near a Catacomb    3. The Pines of the Janiculum
4. The Pines of the Appian Way


George Rochberg Nach Bach 


Erik Satie Gymnopedie   Satie Gymnopedie for Cello   The Statue    


Arnold Schoenberg Pierrot lunaire melodrama for voice & chamber ensemble,   2     Verklärte Nacht


Gunther Schuiler Paul Klee 


Pete Seeger Violin Sonata 


Dmitri Shostakovich Opera Macbeth Excerpt  Polka   Symphony 5    


Jean Sibelius Finlandia 


John Phillip Sousa  Stars and Stripes Forever 


Richard Strauss   Don Juan   Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs)     2          Fruhling Im Abend rot  Allerseelen    Säusie, liebe Myrthe!    Morgen   Notturno Opera: Die Frau ohne Shatten Act 2   Elektra ich will Nichts


Igor StravinskyOedipus Rex excerpt    Rite of Spring     Soldiers Tale  Petruska   Firebird


Morton Subotnik - Silver Apples of the Moon 


Karol Szymanowski Opera King Roger: Roxanas Aria  Stimme im Dunkein


Edgard Varese  Arcana


Ralph Vaughn-Williams  Fantasia on Greensleeves  Serenade to Music 1   Serenade to Music 2  Serenade to Music 3   Serenade to 4  Serenade to Music 5    Serenade to Music 6  Serenade to Music 7  Serenade to Music 8     9th Symphony  : The Call    


William Walton  Oratorio Beishazzars Feast   Opera The Bear


Anton Webern Symphony         Webern - Five Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 10 Songs: Am Ufer   Aufbiick   Heile Nacht   Himmeifahrt   ideale iandscaft Nachtiichte Scheu   Tief von fern 

Ysaye 4th Movement: Les Furies, Allegro Furioso


Pietro Yon Gesu Bambino  (Talley)


Alexander Zemiinsky   Entbietung  Meeraugen 


A small amount of classic Broadway and Contemporary music:


Beetles Norwegian Woods     Berlin  Give Me Your Tired Your Poor  Blood, Sweat and Tears   Spinning Wheel

Brodzsky I'll Walk With God  (Talley) Charlie Parker   Koko   Dylan  Mr. Tamborine Man

Hamlisch  A Chorus Line - I Hope I Get It  Herbert  Naughty Marietta - Ah Sweet Mystery  Lehar Yours is My Heart Alone 

Lewis  Honky Tonk Train  Porter   Ridin High   Rogers Oklahoma-People will say we’re in Love  Sound of Music  You'll Never Walk Alone (Talley)

Simon and Garfunkle Mrs. Robinson  TV Themes - Andy Griffith Show   Ella Figerald Smooth Sailing                                                                                                 

Listening Note:

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4. Select the Enable Instant Playback check box, and then click OK.