Orff
biographical name Carl 1895-1982 German composer

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  • Orff — can refer to: Carl Orff, a German composer, known for his teaching method, the Orff Schulwerk. Orff Schulwerk encompasses the Orff instruments and teaching methods for children. The Orff (Animorphs), a fictional alien species in K. A. Applegate s …   Wikipedia

  • Orff — (izg. rf), Carl (1895 1982) DEFINICIJA njemački skladatelj, glavna su mu djela (uključujući popularni oratorij Carmina burana) skladana za grandiozne izvedbe na pozornici …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Orff — [ō̂rf] Carl 1895 1982; Ger. composer …   English World dictionary

  • Orff — Portrait von Carl Orff in Aquatinta Radierung Carl Orff (* 10. Juli 1895 in München; † 29. März 1982 ebenda) war ein deutscher Komponist und Musikpädagoge. Sein bekanntestes Werk ist die szenische Kantate Carmina Burana, d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Orff — Carl Orff Carl Orff Naissance 10 juillet 1895 Munich …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Orff — Ọrff,   Carl, Komponist, * München 10. 7. 1895, ✝ ebenda 29. 3. 1982; studierte in München bei A. Beer Walbrunn und H. Zilcher, war 1915 17 Kapellmeister an den Münchner Kammerspielen, 1918 19 in Mannheim und Darmstadt, kehrte 1920 nach München… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Orff — noun German musician who developed a widely used system for teaching music to children (1895 1982) • Syn: ↑Carl Orff • Instance Hypernyms: ↑musician, ↑educator, ↑pedagogue, ↑pedagog * * * /awrf/, n. Carl …   Useful english dictionary

  • Orff — /awrf/, n. Carl 1895 1982, German composer, conductor, and music educator. * * * …   Universalium

  • Orff — [[t]ɔrf[/t]] n. Carl, big 1895–1982, German composer …   From formal English to slang

  • Orff — /ɔf/ (say awf) noun Carl, 1895–1982, German composer and conductor; composed Carmina Burana …   Australian English dictionary

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