Hessenberg in 1939

Kurt Hessenberg Works

Kurt Hessenberg himself compiled the official catalog of his prolific oeuvre, consisting of 135 numbered works. His principal publisher is Schott, and his works are also being represented by Bärenreiter, Breitkopf & Härtel, Hansen, Leuckart, Melisma, Thiasos, Peters, and Universal, among others. While some works listed remain to be published, nearly all works assigned with opus numbers have received premiere performances. Below is a categorized, representative summary of his output.

Thiasos publisher offers a chronological listing of Hessenberg’s works, and please turn to Schott’s Music of Our Time web site for a listing of his works published by Schott.