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Can We Give Poor Orff a Pass at Last?

Richard Taruskin

in The Danger of Music and Other Anti-Utopian Essays

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520249776
eISBN:
9780520942790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520249776.003.0025
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter argues Carl Orff's right to compose music and highlights the criticism made to his work. Orff's rhythms are uniformly foursquare, his melodies catchy, his moods ingratiating and even ... More


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