Opera List of Paul Hindemith Operas

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List of popular Paul Hindemith operas, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Paul Hindemith operas list includes the names of all Paul Hindemith operas, so if you're an opera lover you might recognize many of these historic operas. This famous Paul Hindemith operas list contains various bits of information, such as what language they were composed in and what genre the popular Paul Hindemith opera falls under. There are a lot of well-known Paul Hindemith operas out there so this list is a great way to learn about the ones you haven't heard of before.

Examples include Die Harmonie der Welt and Sancta Susanna.

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Cardillac Cardillac is an opera by Paul Hindemith in three acts and four scenes. Ferdinand Lion wrote the libretto based on the short story Das Fräulein von Scuderi by E.T.A. Hoffmann.

Das Nusch-Nuschi Das Nusch-Nuschi is an opera in one act by Paul Hindemith, with a German libretto by Franz Blei. Subtitled A Play for Burmese Marionettes it is in fact a fully staged work with both singers and ...more

Die Harmonie der Welt Die Harmonie der Welt is an opera in five acts by Paul Hindemith. The German libretto was by the composer. The title of the opera is taken from Harmonices Mundi by the astronomer Johannes Kepler ...more

Hin und zurück Hin und zurück is an operatic 'sketch' in one scene by Paul Hindemith, with a German libretto by Marcellus Schiffer . Hindemith wrote the piece for a collection of miniature operas ...more

Mathis der Maler Mathis der Maler is an opera by Paul Hindemith. The opera's genesis lay in Hindemith's interest in the Protestant Reformation. The work's protagonist, Matthias Grünewald, was an actual ...more

Mörder, Hoffnung der Frauen Mörder, Hoffnung der Frauen is an opera in one act by Paul Hindemith, with a German libretto by Oskar Kokoschka based on his play written in 1907. It was the first in a triptych of ...more

Neues vom Tage Neues vom Tage is a comic opera in three parts by Paul Hindemith, with a German libretto by Marcellus Schiffer. The opera is a satire of modern life, celebrity and marriage, involving parodies ...more

Sancta Susanna Sancta Susanna is an early opera by Paul Hindemith in one act, with a German libretto by August Stramm. Composed over a two-week period in January/February 1921, its premiere was on 26 March ...more

The Flight across the Ocean The Flight across the Ocean is a Lehrstück by the German dramatist Bertolt Brecht, inspired by We, Charles Lindbergh's 1927 account of his transatlantic flight. Written for the Baden-Baden ...more

The Long Christmas Dinner The Long Christmas Dinner is an opera in one act by Paul Hindemith, with an English libretto by Thornton Wilder based on his play of the same name. Wilder collaborated with the composer in order ...more