Carl Orff

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German musician who developed a widely used system for teaching music to children (1895-1982)


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The shock cuts of Palmer's opening montage instantly plunge us into the emotional contradictions and shifting musical politics of Carl Orff (1895-1992), one of Nazi Germany's most controversial composers.
There are musicians who want always to take the high road, even when some of their instincts are to enjoy slumming in the popular music of a composer like Carl Orff.
Er hat in seinem Buch wichtige Beitrage der letzten Jahrzehnte von Carl Orff, von Michel Hofmann, vom Sprachwissen--schaftler Werner Thomas, vom Altphilologen Wolfgang Schadewaldt und vom ehemaligen Generalintendanten der Deutschen Oper Berlin Gustav Rudolf Sellner und anderen zusammengestellt, in denen die Carmina Burana--Weltliche Gesange fur Soli und Chor mit Begleitung von Instrumenten und mit Bildern untersucht werden.
3) Further, the music methodologies of Carl Orff, 20th-century German composer and teacher, also supported movement instruction as a primary step in learning music.
And, because I decided I ought to beef up my classical music selection, I also got the over-the-top choral work Carmina Burana by Carl Orff.
It is a good moment for an appraisal of this subject, so fraught with snares on all sides, because Oxford University Press has just published Michael Kater's Composers of the Nazi Era: Eight Portraits, which discusses the political difficulties and evasions of Werner Egk, Paul Hindemith, Kurt Weill, Karl Amadeus Hartmann, Carl Orff, Hans Pfitzner, Arnold Schoenberg, and Richard Strauss.
The quote isn't from Robert Walser's novella but from an anonymous folktale, a conundrum, that Carl Orff set to music and that we've had a cassette of for 19 years.
Considerable interest attaches to Rinser's account of her life with her second husband, the composer Carl Orff, to whom she was married from 1954 to 1959.
The dancing plays out to Carl Orff 's rousing 1937 "scenic cantata" whose famous opening and close, O Fortuna, has been used in everything from the Old Spice adverts to the arrival of the judges in The X Factor.
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O Fortuna is the most famous section of which Carl Orff cantata?
The Mascato Coastal Youth Choir, conducted by Ena Venter, and Vocal Galore will also perform six songs from 'Carmina Burana' by Carl Orff during the Musikwoche.
Aaron Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man was a suitable starting point for the festivities, with the combined forces of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir and Welsh Choral brought straight into play with the opening of Carl Orff 's Carmina Burana and the Hallelujah Chorus.
If I was born in the era of MonteVerde, or Carl Orff or other great classical demi-gods, I would have worked day and night to give them all a run for their lives," added Richardson.
For those who may not be familiar with the work of German composer Carl Orff, you'll know the opening chorus as the music from the dramatic Old Spice advert.