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1. THEY ANOINTED THE TOMP [Έραναν τον τάφο]

2. “TI YPERMAHO” (Byzantine hymn) [Τη Υπερμάχω]

3. TIMID ONE, THE [Ο δειλός]

4. TREES ARE DEAD, THE or KLEFTIS WEATHERS THE WINTER, THE [Ο κλέφτης παραχειμάζων ή Εμαραθήκαν τα δεντριά]

5. TURTLE’S DANCE, THE [Ο χορός της χελώνας]




THEY ANOINTED THE TOMP
[Έραναν τον τάφο]
For mixed choir a cappella
Byzantine hymn, harmonization by Manolis Kalomiris. 1954.


Publication:
Offering for the Greek Youth - Songs for School, Army and Workers’ Choirs. Volume II, Part III, Manolis Kalomiris, Athens 1954.

 





“TI YPERMAHO” (Byzantine hymn)
[Τη Υπερμάχω]
For unison choir & piano accompaniament.*
Byzantine Hymn of Thanksgiving in victory, to the Virgin, Protector in Battle.

* The piano part represents the four voices of a mixed choir.


Publication:
Lessons in Music, Gaetanos, Athens 1939. [Only the voice part]
Offering for the Greek Youth - Songs for School, Army and Workers’ Choirs. Volume II, Part III, Manolis Kalomiris, Athens 1954.

 



TIMID ONE, THE
[Ο δειλός]
For two-part children choir & piano accompaniament
Poem, Alexandros Pallis.


This poem of Alexandros Pallis was published under the pen name Lekas Arvanitis with the title Passing by from Bad Nuts (Liverpool, 1915, p. 466).


Publication: Unpublished.

 



TREES ARE DEAD, THE or KLEFTIS WEATHERS THE WINTER, THE
[Ο κλέφτης παραχειμάζων ή Εμαραθήκαν τα δεντριά]
For two-part children choir & piano accompaniment
Folk poem. 1911.


One of the numerous folksongs (demotic songs), dealing with the life and deeds of the “Klephts”, who were active before and during the Greek War of Independence. A Kleftis (lit. thief), somewhat similar to a contemporary guerilla, took to the mountains, conducting his resistance with booty stolen from the Turks as well as the local population (hence their name). The “Klephptic” songs are all in the demotic language.
[Note by Maria Voelker-Kamarinea]


Publication:
School songs, Athens Conservatory, Athens 1914. [as The Kleftis Weathers the Winter]
Offering for the Greek Youth - Songs for School, Army and Workers’ Choirs. Volume I, Part II, Manolis Kalomiris, Athens 1954. [as The Trees Are Dead]

 




TURTLE’S DANCE, THE
[Ο χορός της χελώνας]
For two-part children choir & piano accompaniment
Poem, Ioannis Polemis. 1911.


Polemis, Ioannis (1862 – 1924), was like many of his generation, a proponent of Parnassianism (specifically of the “shallower” side of this movement).
[Note by Maria Voelker-Kamarinea]


Publication:
School songs, Athens Conservatory, Athens 1914.
Lessons in Music, Gaetanos, Athens 1939.
Offering for the Greek Youth - Songs for School, Army and Workers’ Choirs. Volume I, Part I, Manolis Kalomiris, Athens 1954.

 






6. TWO SENTRIES, THE [Ο διπλοσκοπός]

7. UNIVERSITY ANTHEM [Ύμνος προς το Πανεπιστήμιον]

8. VENIZELOS! [Βενιζέλος!]

9. VIRGIN TODAY, THE [Η Παρθένος σήμερον]




TWO SENTRIES, THE
[Ο διπλοσκοπός]
a. For unison choir, natural trumpet & piano accompaniment
b. For unison choir & piano accompaniment
c. For unison choir & orchestra
d. For unison choir & military band
Poem, Spyros Matsoukas. 1928.


Matsoukas, Spyros (1870–1928), popular poet of fiercely nationalistic orientation. He became involved in the wars of liberation of the still enslaved regions of Greece (Cretan War of 1897, a.o.). He authored several collections of patriotic poems encouraging the fighting spirit of the Greek soldiers and devoted much effort to the care or their orphans.
[Note by Maria Voelker-Kamarinea]


Publication:
Military Songs, Zacharias Makris, Athens 1929. [version b]
Lessons in Music, Gaetanos, Athens 1939. [Only the voice part]
Offering for the Greek Youth - Songs for School, Army and Workers’ Choirs. Volume II, Part IV, Manolis Kalomiris, Athens 1954. [version a]


* For the orchestral version, see under the category Works for Choir and Orchestra.

 




UNIVERSITY ANTHEM
[Ύμνος προς το Πανεπιστήμιον]

For four-part male choir & piano accompaniment
Poem, N. Baraklis. 1920.


Publication: Unpublished.

 




VENIZELOS! [Βενιζέλος!]
For unison choir (or solo voice) & piano accompaniment
Poem, Angelos Doxas. 1917.

Venizelos, Eleftherios (1864 – 1936), great liberal statesman from Crete who initiated the democratic development of 20th century political life in Greece. Kalomiris’ admiration for Venizelos was unshaken by the ensuing political strife in the country.

Doxas, Angelos (1897–1986), pen name of Nikolaos Drakoulidis, physician, poet and playwright.
[Notes by Maria Voelker-Kamarinea]


Publication:
Venizelos, Mystakidis and Makris, Athens n.d.
Offering for the Greek Youth - Songs for School, Army and Workers’ Choirs. Volume II, Part IV, Manolis Kalomiris, Athens 1954.


Audio
Manolis Kalomiris: Venizelos
[link]

* See also under the category Songs for Voice and Piano.

 



VIRGIN TODAY, THE
[Η Παρθένος σήμερον]
For unison choir (or solo voice) & piano accompaniment*
Byzantine hymn, harmonization by Manolis Kalomiris, from the music drama The Mother’s Ring. 1917.

* The piano part represents the four voices of a mixed choir.

Publication:
Lessons in Music, Gaetanos, Athens 1939. [Only the voice part]
Offering for the Greek Youth - Songs for School, Army and Workers’ Choirs. Volume II, Part III, Manolis Kalomiris, Athens 1954.

ΟΡERΑS

THE MASTER BUILDER
Ο Πρωτομάστορας

THE MOTHER'S RING
Το δαχτυλίδι της Μάνας

SUNRISE
Ανατολή

THE SHADOWY WATERS
Ξωτικά νερά

KONSTANDINOS PALEOLOGOS
(The Fall of Constantinople)

Κωνσταντίνος ο Παλαιολόγος (Πήραν την Πόλη)

WORKS FOR VOICE AND ORCHESTRA

MAGIC HERBS
IAMBS AND ANAPAESTS - PART II
Μαγιοβότανα

THE PEDDLER
Ο Πραματευτής

I LOVE YOU
IAMBS AND ANAPAESTS - PART I
Σ’ αγαπώ

SONGS OF SIKELIANOS
Τραγούδια του Σικελιανού

FIVE SONGS FROM
THE FOURTH BOOK OF

THE CITY AND THE SOLITUDE
Πέντε τραγούδια από το τέταρτο βιβλίο Της πολιτείας και της μοναξιάς

THE TWO TOWNCRIERS
Οι δυο διαλαλητάδες

THE CURSE
Η κατάρα

“HAIDE HOURDE”
Χάιντε Χούρδε

WORKS FOR SOLO PIANO

ORIENTAL PAINTING
Ανατολική ζωγραφιά

THREE BALLADS
Τρεις μπαλάντες

NOCTURNE
Νυχτιάτικο

PATINADA
Πατινάδα

TWO RHAPSODIES
Δύο ραψωδίες

PRELUDES FOR PIANO
Πρελούδια για πιάνο

THE DEATH OF THE VALIANT WOMAN
Ο θάνατος της Αντρειωμένης

ΙΝΤΕΡΜΕΖΖΟ (from the opera SUNRISE)
Ιντερμέδιο (από την όπερα Ανατολή)

PRELUDE (from the MAGIC HERBS)
Πρελούδιο (από τα Μαγιοβότανα)

WORKS FOR TWO PIANOS

PRELUDE AND FUGUE
Πρελούδιο και φούγκα

ROMEIKI SUITE
Ρωμέικη σουίτα

SYMPHONY No. 3, “PALAMIKI” – Third part
Συμφωνία αρ.3 «Παλαμική» – Τρίτο μέρος

MINAS THE REBEL - CORSAIR OF THE AEGEAN
Μηνάς ο Ρέμπελος – Κουρσάρος στο Αιγαίο

PEDAGOGICAL WORKS FOR PIANO

FOR THE GREEK CHILDREN
Για τα ελληνόπουλα

FIRST PIANO LESSONS
Τα πρώτα μαθήματα για πιάνο

INCIDENTAL MUSIC

MUSIC AND MELODRAMA FOR “STELLA VIOLANTI”
Στέλλα Βιολλάντη – Μουσική και Μελόδραμα

SABBATH OF SOULS
Ψυχοσάββατο

PARGA
Η Πάργα

MACBETH
Μάκβεθ

THE SHEPHERDESS’ LOVER
Ο αγαπητικός της βοσκοπούλας

MUSICO-PEDAGOGICAL WORKS

ELEMENTARY THEORY
Στοιχειώδης θεωρία

VOCALISE – ÉTUDE

HARMONY
Αρμονία

MUSICAL FORMS
Μουσική μορφολογία

INSTRUMENTATION
Οργανογνωσία

FIRST PIANO LESSONS
Τα πρώτα μαθήματα για πιάνο

LESSONS IN MUSIC
Μαθήματα μουσικής

MELODIC EXERCISES
Μελωδικαί ασκήσεις

RHYTHMIC EXERCISES
Ρυθμικαί ασκήσεις

HARMONY EXERCISES
Θέματα αρμονίας

WORKS NOT LISTED IN THE MAIN BODY OF THE CATALOGUE
Έργα που δεν αναφέρονται στο κυρίως σώμα του Καταλόγου