Mathis der Maler (symphony)
The symphony Mathis der Maler (Matthias the Painter) is Paul Hindemith's most famous orchestral work. It is based upon themes from Hindemith's opera Mathis der Maler, about the painter Matthias Grunewald. Hindemith completed the symphony in February 1934. The symphony has three movements:
1 Engelkonzert (Angelic Concert)
2 Grablegung (Entombment)
3 Versuchung des heiligen Antonius (The Temptation of Saint Anthony)
Sonata for violin and piano in E major.
Symphonic Metamorphoses on Themes of Weber:
2 Scherzo (Turandot): Moderato - Lively