Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

Musica funebre


Original / Hungarian title
Musica funebre
Foreign language / English title
Musica funebre
For orchestra
Year of composition

Symphony orchestra
3 fl. (III. anche picc.), 3 ob. (III anche, 2 sax.a., 3 fg. (III anche cfg.) - 4 cor., 3 tr., 3 trb., tuba - timp. - strings: vl. 1, vl. 2, vla., vlc., cb.
13 min

Movements, parts
1. Silenzio
2. Epitaffio
3. Double
4. Inno (In Forma Di Bar)
5. Esaltazione
6. Consolazione Nel Dolore Grande

Premiere information
23 September 1969, Odense, Denmark; Odense Byorchester, Tamás Vető (cond.)
Publisher / Source
Universal Music Publishing Editio Musica Budapest Z. 10108
Available here!
Hungaroton LPX-11523, 1971 - Hungarian Radio Symphony Orchestra (Budapest Symphony Orchestra), Ervin Lukács (cond.)