Monday, May 5, 2008

Orff, Carl


(1895-1982), German composer, studied at the Munich Academy of Music; held positions as Kapellmeister in Munich, Mannheim, and Darmstadt. Orff's interest in elementary music education was parallel to his work in the theater. He composed stage music(Carmina burana), symphonies, operas, and cantatas.

No comments: