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Erwin Schulhoff

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Arabeske, op.29 no.2 (1)
Bassnachtigall (1)
Cello Sonata, op.17 (2)
Concertino for flute, viola and double bass, WV75 (3)
Concerto Doppio for flute and piano (3)
Concerto for string quartet and wind ensemble, WV97 (2)
Der Burger als Edelmann: concert suite (1)
Die Wolkenpumpe (1)
Divertissement (2)
Double Concerto for flute, piano and string orchestra with 2 horns (2)
Duo for violin and cello (13)
Elf Inventionen, WV57 (1)
Esquisses de jazz, WV90 (arr. string quartet) (1)
Esquisses de jazz, WV90 (3)
Etudes de jazz (5), WV81 (9)
Flammen, WV93 (1)
Flute Sonata, op.61 (11)
Gesange (5), op.32 (1)
Groteske: 2 excerpts (arr. for piano) (1)
Grotesken (5) (1)
Hot-Sonate (8)
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Inventionen (11), op.36 (1)
Ironies, op.34 (3)
Klavierstucke (2), WV119 (1)
Klavierstucke (10), op.30 (1)
Kleine Reigen (9), op.13 (1)
Landschaften, op.26 WV44 (2)
Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme (3)
Menschheit, op.28 WV48 (2)
Musik fur Klavier, op.35 WV56 (2)
Neue Pizzicato-Polka, op.449 (1)
Ogelala (excerpts) (1)
Ogelala (2)
Ostinato (1925) (1)
Partita (3)
Piano Concerto, op.43 WV66 (5)
Piano Concerto no.1, op.11 (1)
Piano Sonata no.1 (2)
Piano Sonata no.2, WV81 (2)
Piano Sonata no.3 (1)
Pieces (3) for string orchestra (2)
Pieces (5) for string quartet (arr. saxophones) (1)
Pieces (5) for string quartet (orch. M Honeck, T Ille) (1)
Pieces (5) for string quartet (12)
Pittoresken (5), op.31 WV51 (1)
Sonata for solo violin (3)
Songs (4), op.2 (1)
Stimmungsbilder (3), op.12 (1)
String Quartet no.1 (5)
String Quartet no.2 (1)
String Sextet (5)
Studies (10) in Syncopation 'Hot-music', WV92 (1)
Suite, op.37 (1)
Suite dansante en jazz, WV98 (4)
Suite for Violin and Piano (1)
Suite for chamber orchestra (2)
Suite no.2, WV71 (2)
Suite no.3 for piano left hand, WV81 (2)
Suite no.3 (1)
Susi (2)
Symphony no.1 (1)
Symphony no.2 (2)
Symphony no.3 (1)
Symphony no.5 (1)
The Communist Manifesto (oratorio) (1)
Variationen und Fugato uber ein eigenes dorisches Thema, op.10 (1)
Violin Sonata no.1, op.7 (3)
Violin Sonata no.2 (4)

Erwin Schulhoff (8 June 1894 – 18 August 1942) was a Czech composer and pianist. He was one of the figures in the generation of European musicians whose successful careers were prematurely terminated by the rise of the Nazi regime in Germany and whose works have been rarely noted or performed.

His early works exhibit the influence of composers from the preceding generation, including Debussy, Scriabin, and Richard Strauss. Later, during his Dadaist phase, Schulhoff composed a number of pieces with absurdist elements. In futurum, part of his Fünf Pittoresken for piano, is a silent piece composed entirely of rests that anticipates John Cage's 4′33″ by over thirty years. Schulhoff's composition is notated in great rhythmic detail, employing bizarre time signatures and intricate rhythmic patterns.

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Recent Schulhoff releases

Ravel, Schulhoff, Erkin - String Quartets
Ravel, Schulhoff, Erkin - String Quartets

£18.95

(Accentus)

Traum und Traume (Dream and Trauma): Schulhoff, Debussy, Janacek, Antheil
Traum und Traume (Dream and Trauma): Schulhoff, Debussy, Janacek, Antheil

£13.25

(Genuin)

Daniel Hope: Dance
Daniel Hope: Dance

£18.95

(Deutsche Grammophon)

Berlin 1923: Beethoven & Schulhoff - Piano Concertos
Berlin 1923: Beethoven & Schulhoff - Piano Concertos

£14.20

(C-AVI)

1923: 100 Years of Radio
1923: 100 Years of Radio

£13.25

(Berlin Classics)

Beyond the Wall: Saxophone Sonatas
Beyond the Wall: Saxophone Sonatas

£13.25

(Avie)

Slavonic Journey: Czech Chamber Music for Flute and Piano
Slavonic Journey: Czech Chamber Music for Flute and Piano

£15.15

(Prospero Classical)

Entartete Musik
Entartete Musik

£11.88

(Antarctica)

Tchaikovsky - Symphony no.5; Schulhoff - 5 Pieces
Tchaikovsky - Symphony no.5; Schulhoff - 5 Pieces

£13.25

(Reference Recordings)