Bradley Tangonan

Anyone know where to find a list of the songs that appear in the book? I keep forgetting to dog ear them.

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Amber David Dodd made a list of the songs on Spotify. It is called "Music in Richard Powers's Orfeo" There are over 400 songs.
Elizabeth The two largest works referenced are Mahler's Kindertotenlieder and Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time (Quatuor pour la fin du temps). He also writes about the final movement of Mozart's Jupiter -- Symphony No. 41 in C Major K. 551, the Shostakovich 5, Partch's Barstow, Lieberson's Neruda Songs, and Reich's Proverb.

I may have missed a few.
WWNorton Here's Richard Powers discussing the music of Orfeo:

The primary pieces in the novel are:
-Neruda Songs (Peter Lieberson)
-Songs on the Death of Children (Gustav Mahler)
-Quartet for the End of Time (Olivier Messiaen)
-Barstow (Harry Partch)
-Proverb (Steve Reich)
-Fifth Symphony (Dmitri Shostakovich)
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