Othmar Schoeck

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... read moreOthmar Schoeck (1886-1957) was one of Switzerland's greatest composers. Although he was a student at the Zurich Conservatory, Schoeck's private courses under composer Max Reger had the most significant long-term effect on his style. Schoeck was best known for his lieder, often setting long ballads...

Key songs

Der Kleine Vogel
Othmar Schoeck
2:37
Serenade For Small Orchestra, Op. 1: Allegro Ma Non Troppo
Othmar Schoeck
8:16
Overture To William Ratcliff Op. 29 (By Heinrich Heine)
Othmar Schoeck
15:43
Spielmannsweiser, Op. 56
Othmar Schoeck
15:45
Sommernacht Op.58 For String Orchestra (Pastorales Intermezzo Für Streichorchester)
Othmar Schoeck
13:37

Biography

Active: 1910s-1940s
Country Of origin: Switzerland

One of the most significant Swiss composers of his era, whose greatest achievements were in opera, choral music, and songs, of which he wrote more than 400. Schoeck also wrote instrumental music and was a noted accompanist and conductor. ~ Mary K. Scanlan~ Rovi

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