Virgil Thomson

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Relationships

teachers: Edward Burlingame Hill ( – ????)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0002336631 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/806672 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 79167878 [info]
Wikidata: Q544485 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Virgil Thomson [info]
other databases: http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/6106.html [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Virgilthomson.jpg [info]

Appearances

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
composer
1922 Pastorale on a Christmas Plainsong (for organ)
1935 Praises and Prayers
1935 Praises and Prayers: No. 1. From the Canticle of the Sun
1935 Praises and Prayers: No. 2. My Master Hath a Garden
1935 Praises and Prayers: No. 3. Sung by the Shepherds
1935 Praises and Prayers: No. 4. Before Sleeping
1935 Praises and Prayers: No. 5. Jerusalem, My Happy Home
1935 Souvenir: Portrait of Paul Bowles
1944 Sonata for Flute Alone
1944 Sonata for Flute Alone: I. Adagio - Allegro
1944 Sonata for Flute Alone: II. Adagio
1944 Sonata for Flute Alone: III. Vivace
1944 – 1945 Party Pieces
1944 – 1945 Party Pieces: II
1944 – 1945 Party Pieces: IV
1944 – 1945 Party Pieces: V
1944 – 1945 Party Pieces: VI
1944 – 1945 Party Pieces: VIII
1944 – 1945 Party Pieces: XI
1954 Concerto for Flute, Strings, Harp and Percussion
1954 Concerto for Flute, Strings, Harp and Percussion: I. Rapsodico (orchestra tacet)
1954 Concerto for Flute, Strings, Harp and Percussion: II. Lento
1954 Concerto for Flute, Strings, Harp and Percussion: III. Ritmico
1956 – 1957 Tell Me Where Is Fancy Bred
1964 The Feast of Love
1972 – 1975 Family Portrait
1972 – 1975 Family Portrait: I. A Fanfare: Robin Smith
1972 – 1975 Family Portrait: II. At Fourteen: Annie Barnard
1972 – 1975 Family Portrait: III. Digging: A Portrait of Howard Rea
1972 – 1975 Family Portrait: IV. A Scherzo: Priscilla Rea
1972 – 1975 Family Portrait: V. Man of Iron: Willie Eisenhart
Capital, Capitals for Four Men and a Piano (1927)
Louisiana Story
Louisiana Story Suite
Louisiana Story Suite: I. Pastoral. The bayou and the marsh buggy
Louisiana Story Suite: II. Chorale. The derrick arrives
Louisiana Story Suite: III. Passacaglia. Robbing the alligator's nest
Louisiana Story Suite: IV. Fugue. Boy fights alligator
Lousiana Story, Acadian Songs and Dances
Lousiana Story, Acadian Songs and Dances: I. Sadness
Lousiana Story, Acadian Songs and Dances: II. Papa's Tune
Lousiana Story, Acadian Songs and Dances: III. A Narrative
Lousiana Story, Acadian Songs and Dances: IV. The alligator and the 'coon
Lousiana Story, Acadian Songs and Dances: V. Super-sadness
Lousiana Story, Acadian Songs and Dances: VI. Walking Song
Lousiana Story, Acadian Songs and Dances: VII. The Squeeze Box
My Shepherd Will Supply My Need
Pilgrims and Pioneers
Power Among Men, Fugues and Cantilenas
Power Among Men, Fugues and Cantilenas: I. Prelude with Fugal Exposition
Power Among Men, Fugues and Cantilenas: II. Fugue no. 1
Power Among Men, Fugues and Cantilenas: III. Ruins and Jungles
Power Among Men, Fugues and Cantilenas: IV. Fugue no. 2
Power Among Men, Fugues and Cantilenas: V. Joyous Pastorale
Power Among Men, Fugues and Cantilenas: VI. Finale
Ragtime Bass in C-sharp
Sigh No More, Ladies
Stabat Mater for Soprano and String Quartet
Suite from "The River"
Suite from "The River": I. The Old South
Suite from "The River": II. Industrial Expansion in the Mississippi Valley
Suite from "The River": III. Soil Erosion and Floods
Suite from "The River": IV. Finale
Symphony no. 2 in C major
Symphony no. 2 in C major: I. Allegro militaire
Symphony no. 2 in C major: II. Andante
Symphony no. 2 in C major: III. Allegro
Symphony no. 3
Symphony no. 3: I. Allegro moderato
Symphony no. 3: II. Tempo di Valzer
Symphony no. 3: III. Adagio sostenuto
Symphony no. 3: IV. Allegretto
Symphony on a Hymn Tune
Symphony on a Hymn Tune: I. Introduction and Allegro
Symphony on a Hymn Tune: II. Andante cantabile
Symphony on a Hymn Tune: III. Allegretto
Symphony on a Hymn Tune: IV. Alla breve
The Plow that Broke the Plains Suite
The Plow that Broke the Plains Suite: I. Prelude. Prologue
The Plow that Broke the Plains Suite: II. Grass. Pastorale
The Plow that Broke the Plains Suite: III. Cattle
The Plow that Broke the Plains Suite: IV. Blues
The Plow that Broke the Plains Suite: V. Drought
The Plow that Broke the Plains Suite: VI. Devastation
instrument
Capital, Capitals piano Joseph Crawford, Clyde S. Turner, William C. Smith, Joseph James, Virgil Thomson 17:06
Praises and Prayers piano Betty Allen, Virgil Thomson 3:46