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After his return to Leipzig, his health started deteriorating rapidly. Performed by Felix Skowronekflute and Anita Cummings, piano. Allegro alla Handel Sonata in B-flat major – Op. Views Read Edit View history. The popularity of his compositions declined for a period after World War II, before a successful revival in the late s; today his works for the organ are frequently included in recitals.

Sigfrid Karg-Elert – Wikipedia

After having served as a regimental musician during World War I, Karg-Elert was appointed instructor of music theory and composition at the Leipzig Conservatory in In other projects Wikimedia Commons. This page was last edited on 24 Novemberat Tempo giusto Caprices for Flute, Op. They are now a standard set of technical, dynamic, and phrasing exercises for young flute students all over the world.


The family finally settled in Leipzig inwhere Siegfried received his first musical training and private piano instruction. His profound knowledge of music theory allowed him to stretch the limits of traditional harmony without losing tonal coherence.

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He composed primarily for small ensembles or solo instruments like organ, piano and harmonium Conley From August to September he worked as a piano teacher in Magdeburg. Sonata in B-flat major – Op. These short exercises were designed to challenge eelert one-staff thinking and in short, keep the friend from becoming bored.

His favourite instrument to compose for was eoert Kunstharmoniuma versatile French creation that allowed him the range of colors he preferred.

All this led to him accepting an invitation for an organ concert tour of America in the spring of By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

From then on until his death he created one of the most significant and extensive catalogs of original works for this instrument. Encouraged by the organist Paul Homeyerhe elrt several of fute harmonium compositions for organ, before composing his first original organ piece, 66 Chorale Improvisations, Op. The tour proved to be a disastrous mistake, musically Conley It was during this period that he changed his name to Sigfrid Karg-Elertadding a variant of his mother’s maiden name to his surname, and adopting the Swedish spelling of his first name.


Caprices for Flute, Op. At a gathering of composers in Leipzig, he presented his first attempts at composition to the composer Emil von Reznicekwho arranged a three-year tuition-free scholarship at the Leipzig Conservatory. He died there in Aprilaged The 30 Caprices for flute were written specifically for a friend of Karg-Elert’s, a flautist bound for service in the war.

In Karg-Elert married Luise Kretzschmar — ; four years later their daughter Katharina was born. Having returned to Leipzig, he started devoting himself to composition, primarily for the piano encouraged by Edvard Griegwhom he greatly admired ; and in he met the Berlin publisher Carl Simon, who introduced him to the harmonium. In general terms, his musical style can be characterised as tlute late-romantic with impressionistic and expressionistic tendencies.

The cultural climate in Germany in the s and s was very hostile to the internationally oriented, French-influenced Karg-Elert; and although his works were admired outside Germany, especially in the U. Karg-Elert regarded himself as an outsider.