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Pfitzner, Hans 1869-1949

Overview
Works: 2,484 works in 6,087 publications in 5 languages and 23,030 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Live sound recordings  Biography  Songs  Records and correspondence  Scores  Operas  Chamber music  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer, Librettist, Conductor, Performer, Instrumentalist, Editor, Arranger, Other, Creator, Honoree, Contributor, Adapter, Illustrator
Classifications: M1620, 782.42
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Most widely held works by Hans Pfitzner
Palestrina : [musikalische Legende in drei Akten] by Hans Pfitzner( )

130 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Palestrina is claimed to have 'saved the arts of counterpoint and polyphony' in the face of a Papal edict that church music must be more traditional and revert to plainsong. Palestrina produces a work that contains all the 'modern' and 'sinful' musical styles the Pope disapproves of. Upon hearing the work, the Pope and Palestrina's arch critic, Archbishop Borromeo relents
Das Christelflein by Hans Pfitzner( )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ausgewählte Lieder = Selected songs by Franz Schubert( )

23 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in German and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Die Sopranistin Ruth Ziesak hat ein Lied-Album veröffentlicht, welches das spannende Dreiecksverhältnis Zemlinsky-Schindler-Mahler thematisiert. Am Klavier hat sie mit Gerold Huber einen Pianisten zur Seite, der sich - vor allem durch seine jahrelange Zusammenarbeit mit Christian Gerhaher - zu einem der besten Begleiter im Liedfach entwickelt hat" (wdr3.de). "Diese Lieder sind gut! O Gott, was habe ich getan!"- nachdem Gustav Mahler ein paar Stunden bei Sigmund Freud auf der Couch verbracht hatte, nahm seine Ehe zu Alma Mahler eine überraschende Wendung. Nach jahrelangem Kompositionsverbot .... konnte er ihr musikalisches Talent anerkennen und ihre Lieder schätzen. .... Auf einer bemerkenswerten CD-Neuerscheinung erklingen nun neben ausgewählten Liedern von Gustav Mahler und Alexander Zemlinsky auch Lieder von Alma Mahler-Werfel, deren Tonsprache an frühe Lieder Alban Bergs erinnert. Die Sopranistin Ruth Ziesak singt mit innig-entrücktem Schmelz, Gerold Huber spielt mit weich-empfindsamem Klang. Diese zwei Musiker von Weltformat machen die Lieder als klingende Beziehungs- und Musikgeschichte zu einem Hörerlebnis!" (crescendo.de)
Palestrina : eine musikalische Legende in drei Akten by Hans Pfitzner( )

49 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concerto in E flat major, op. 31 ; Das Christelflein ouverture ; Das Herz. Liebesmelodie by Hans Pfitzner( )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1989 and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Arme Heinrich by Hans Pfitzner( )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orchesterlieder = Orchestral songs by Hans Pfitzner( )

10 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sämtliche Lieder : mit Klavierbegleitung by Hans Pfitzner( )

31 editions published between 1979 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das gesamte Klavierwerk by Hans Pfitzner( )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von deutscher Seele : romantische Kantate = romantic cantata : op. 28 by Hans Pfitzner( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in German and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quintet, op. 23 & Sextet, op. 55 by Hans Pfitzner( )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony for large orchestra in C major by Hans Pfitzner( )

3 editions published in 2006 and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Herz, op. 39 = The heart by Hans Pfitzner( )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano trio in F, op. 8 by Hans Pfitzner( )

5 editions published in 2002 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cello concerto in G major by Hans Pfitzner( )

5 editions published in 2012 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonate für Violoncello und Klavier fis-Moll op. 1 by Hans Pfitzner( )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonata in F-sharp minor, op. 1 by Hans Pfitzner( )

4 editions published in 2002 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of Hans Pfitzner by Hans Pfitzner( )

2 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Christ-Elflein : Spieloper in zwei Akten, opus 54 [i.e. 20] by Hans Pfitzner( )

88 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quintett für Klavier, 2 Violinen, Viola u. Violoncello, Op. 23 by Hans Pfitzner( )

60 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hans Erich Pfitzner

Hans Pfitzner compositeur et chef d'orchestre

Hans Pfitzner compositor y director de orquesta

Hans Pfitzner compositore e direttore d'orchestra tedesco

Hans Pfitzner deutscher Komponist, Dirigent und Verfasser antisemitischer Schriften zur Musik

Hans Pfitzner Duits componist (1869-1949)

Hans Pfitzner German composer

Pfitzner 1869-1949

Pfitzner, H. 1869-1949

Pfitzner, Hans

Pfitzner, Hans Erich.

Pfitzner, Hans Erich 1869-1949

Ганс Пфицнер немецкий композитор

Пфицнер, Ханс

Հանս Պֆիցներ

האנס פפיצנר

هانس پفیتسنر

한스 피츠너

ハンス・プフィッツナー

汉斯·普菲茨纳

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Pfitzner's Palestrina : the 'musical legend' and its background