Listening List and Composer Resource


by John M. Zeigler, Ph.D. and Nancy Ostromencki
Rio Rancho, NM USA


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Listening Focus - Works which give impressions of occupations

Woodland Sketches, Op. 51, At an old Trysting-place

by Edward Macdowell

(MIDI sequence by Maurizio Salvi) (Click link to start music)

Adler, Samuel (1928-)

The Road to Terpsichore

Albeniz, Isaac (1860-1909) (Biography)

Canto de Espana, Op. 232

Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel (1714-1788) (Biography) (Meet the Composer!)

Solfeggietto for piano

Bach, J. S. (1685-1750) (Biography) (Meet the Composer!)

Anna Magdalena Bach book (Gabriel Mihai Dragomir)
Minuet in F major
Minuet in D minor
Minuet in G major
Minuet in G minor
Minuet in G major
Minuet in B flat major
Polonaise in G minor
Minuet in A minor
March in D major
Choral in F major
Polonaise in G minor
Air in D minor
Minuet in C minor
March in G major
Polonaise in G minor
Minuet in G major
Musette in D major
Piano piece in E flat major
Minuet in G, No. 1 (W. Leland)
Minuet in G, No. 2 (W. Leland)
Minuet in g (W. Leland)
March in D (W. Leland)
Fantasie in c minor
Two-part Inventions
No. 1 (W. Leland)
No. 2
No. 3
No. 5
No. 6
No. 7
No. 9
No. 12
No. 13
No. 14
No. 14 (W. Leland)
No. 15
Three part Inventions
No. 1, BWV 787
No. 2, BWV 788
No. 3, BWV 789
No. 4, BWV 790
No. 5, BWV 791
No. 6, BWV 792
No. 7, BWV 793
No. 8, BWV 794
No. 9, BWV 795
No. 10, BWV 796
No. 11, BWV 797
No. 12, BWV 798
No. 13, BWV 799
No. 14, BWV 800
No. 15, BWV 801
English Suites
No. 3, BWV 808a
No. 3, BWV 808b
No. 3, BWV 808c
No. 3, BWV 808d
No. 3, BWV 808e
No. 3, BWV 808f
No. 5, BWV 810f
French Suites
in D, BWV 812
in E, BWV 817 (67K)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, transcribed by Myra Hess
in D, BWV 828
in a, BWV 827
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1
Prelude and Fugue in C, BWV 846
Prelude and Fugue in c, BWV 847
Prelude and Fugue in C#, BWV 848
Prelude and Fugue in c#, BWV 849
Prelude and Fugue in D BWV 850
Prelude and Fugue in d, BWV 851
Prelude and Fugue in Eb, BWV 852
Prelude and Fugue in d#, BWV 853
Prelude and Fugue in E, BWV 854
Prelude and Fugue in e, BWV 855
Prelude and Fugue in F, BWV 856
Prelude and Fugue in f, BWV 857
Prelude and Fugue in F#, BWV 858
Prelude and Fugue in f#, BWV 859
Prelude and Fugue in G, BWV 860
Prelude and Fugue in g, BWV 861
Prelude and Fugue in Ab, BWV 862
Prelude and Fugue in g#, BWV 863
Prelude and Fugue in A, BWV 864
Prelude and Fugue in a, BWV 865
Prelude and Fugue in Bb, BWV 866
Prelude and Fugue in bb, BWV 867
Prelude and Fugue in B, BWV 868
Prelude and Fugue in b, BWV 869
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2
Prelude and Fugue in C, BWV 870
Prelude and Fugue in c, BWV 871
Prelude and Fugue in C#, BWV 872
Prelude and Fugue in c#, BWV 873
Prelude and Fugue in D, BWV 874
Prelude and Fugue in d, BWV 875
Prelude and Fugue in Eb, BWV 876
Prelude and Fugue in d#, BWV 877
Prelude and Fugue in E, BWV 878
Prelude and Fugue in e, BWV 879
Prelude and Fugue in F, BWV 880
Prelude and Fugue in f, BWV 881
Prelude and Fugue in F#, BWV 882
Prelude and Fugue in f#, BWV 883
Prelude and Fugue in G, BWV 884
Prelude and Fugue in g, BWV 885
Prelude and Fugue in Ab, BWV 886
Prelude and Fugue in g#, BWV 887
Prelude and Fugue in A, BWV 888
Prelude and Fugue in a, BWV 889
Prelude and Fugue in Bb, BWV 890
Prelude and Fugue in bb, BWV 891
Prelude and Fugue in B, BWV 892
Prelude and Fugue in b, BWV 893
Seven Toccatas
BWV 910
BWV 911
BWV 912
BWV 913
BWV 914
BWV 915
BWV 916
Short Preludes and Fugues
12 Little Preludes
No.1 in C major (BWV924)
No.2 in C major (BWV939)
No.3 in C minor (BWV999)
No.4 in D major (BWV925)
No.5 in D minor (BWV926)
No.6 in D minor (BWV940)
No.7 in E minor (BWV941)
No.8 in F major (BWV927)
No.9 in F major (BWV928)
No.10 in G minor (BWV929)
No.11 in G minor (BWV930)
No.12 in A minor (BWV942)
Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 895
Prelude and Fugue in E minor, BWV 900
Prelude and Fughetta in G, BWV 902
Little Prelude No.7, BWV 941
Applicatio in C Major, BWV 994
Little Prelude No.3, BWV 999
Polonaise in g (BWV Anh. 119)
Sleepers Awake, transcribed by Myra Hess

Barber, Samuel (1910-1981) (Biography)

Sonata, Op. 26
Nocturne, Op. 33
Ballade, Op. 46
Excursions, Op.
No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4

Bartok, Bela (1881-1945) (Biography)

Suite, Op. 14
No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4
Improvisations, Op. 20
Mikrokosmos, Vol. I-VI
37. In Lydian mode
40. In Yugoslavian mode
73. Sixths and triads
82. Scherzo
83. Melody with interruptions
91. Chromatic Invention
97. Notturno
101. Diminished fifth
109. From the Island of Bali
113. Bulgarian rhythm
117. Bourée
122. Chords together and in opposition
123. Staccato and legato (a, b)
124. Staccato
125. Boating
126. Change of time
127. New Hungarian folk song
130. Village joke
131. Fourths
133. Syncopation
136. Whole-tone scales
140. Free variations
141. Subject and reflection
142. From the diary of a fly
143. Divided arpeggios
144. Minor seconds, major sevenths
145. Chromatic invention (a, b, c)
146. Ostinato
147. March
148. Dance in Bulgarian rhythm no. 1
149. Dance in Bulgarian rhythm no. 2
150. Dance in Bulgarian Rhythm no. 3
151. Dance in Bulgarian Rhythm no. 4
152. Dance in Bulgarian rhythm no. 5
153. Dance in Bulgarian rhythm no. 6
For Children, Vol I-II
Volume I.
1.Allegro - Playing Children (Let's cook, let's cook something)
2.Andante - Children's Song (Shine, Sun)
3.Andante - (I Have Lost My Pair)
4.Allegro - Pillow Dance (I have lost my handkerchief)
5.Allegretto - Game
Ten Easy Pieces
Bear dance
1.Allegro moderato (39K)
2.Sostenuto e pesante 
3.Allegro molto (41K)
Second Fantasia for Piano Pieces
Rumanian Folk Dances
Sonatina for Piano  Tamara Beaudoin

Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827) (Biography)

Sonatina in F (att. to Beethoven)
Sonatina in G
All piano sonatas
Sonata Op. 2 No. 1
Sonata, Op. 2, No.1 (120K)
Sonata Op. 2 No. 3 (116 K)
Sonata Op.10 No.1 (73K)
Sonata No.7 in D Op.10, No.3 (102K)
Sonata Op. 10, No. 3, in D, 1st Mvt.
Op.14 No.1 (67K)
Sonata Op. 14 No. 2 (64K)
Sonata Op. 26 (66K)
Six Easy Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 34
Six Variations on the duet Nel cor piu non mi sento from Paisiello's "La Molinara"
Six Variations on a Swiss Air
Bagatelles, Op. 119
2.Andante con moto
3.à l'Allemande
4.Andante cantabile
6.Andante - Allegretto
8.Moderato cantabile
9.Vivace moderato
11.Andante, ma non troppo
Rondo a Capriccio, Rage Over a Lost Penny, Op. 129

Bloch, Ernest (1880-1959) (Biography)


Bolcom, William (1938- ) (Biography)

Graceful Ghost Rag

Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897) (Biography) (Meet the Composer!)

No.1 in C major Op.1
No.2 in F sharp minor, Op.2
No.3 in F min, Op.5
Scherzo in E flat minor, Op. 4
Variations on a Theme by Schumann in F# min, Op.9
Ballades, Op. 10
Complete (86K)
No. 1
Variations on an Original Theme in D, Op.21, No. 1 (64K)
Variations on a Hungarian Song, Op. 21, No. 2
Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 24
28 Variations on a Theme by Paganini, Op. 28
Book I (75K)
Book II (65K)
Waltzes, Op. 39
No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4
No. 5
No. 6
No. 7
No. 8
No. 9
No. 10
No. 11
No. 12
No. 13
No. 14
No. 15
No. 16
Waltz, Op. 39, No 15
Piano Pieces, Op. 76, Nos. 1-8
Capriccio Op. 76 No. 1
Capriccio Op. 76 No. 2
Intermezzo, Op.76 No.4
Capriccio No.5 in c#
Intermezzo No.6 in A
Intermezzo No.7 in a
Capriccio No.8 in C
Rhapsodies, Op. 79,
No. 1 in b
No. 2
Piano Pieces Op. 116, Nos. 1-7
Capriccio No.1 in d
Fantasia No. 2 in a
Capriccio No.3 in g
Intermezzo No.5 in e
Intermezzo No.6 in E
Capriccio No.7 in d
Intermezzi, Op. 117
No. 1
No  2
No. 2
No. 3
Six Piano Pieces, Op. 118
Intermezzo Op. 118 No. 1
Intermezzo Op. 118 No. 2
Ballade Op. 118, No. 3
Intermezzo No.4 in f
Romanza No.5 in F
Intermezzo Op. 118 No. 6
Four Piano Pieces, Op. 119
Intermezzo No.1 in b
Intermezzo No.3 in C
Ten Hungarian Dances
No. 1 in g (piano 4 hands)
No.2 in d (38k)
No.3 in F
No.4 (39k)
No. 5

Chavez, Carlos (1899-1978) (Biography)

Cuarto Estudios (Four Piano Etudes)

Chopin, Frederic (1810-1849) (Biography) (Meet the Composer!)

All waltzes
Op. 18
in E-flat
Op. 34
Op. 34 No. 1
Op. 34 No. 2
Op. 42
Op. 64
Op. 64, No. 1 ("Minute Waltz")
in c-sharp, Op. 64 No. 2
No. 3
Op. 69
No. 1 (Op. Posth)
No. 2
Op. 70 (Op. Posth)
No. 1
No. 2
in e, Op. Posth.
All mazurkas, Op. 6, 7, 17, 24, 80
Op. 6
No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4
Op. 7
No. 1 in Bb
No.2 in a
No.3 in f
No.4 in Ab
No.5 in G
Op. 17
No. 1 in Bb
No. 2 in e
No. 3 in Ab
No. 4 in a
Op. 24
No. 1 in g
No. 2 in C
No. 3 in Ab
No. 4 in Bb-
No. 8
Op. 33
No. 1 in g#
No. 2 in D
No. 3 in C
No. 4 in b
No. 1
No.2 in Ab
No. 3
No.1 in C
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4
Op. 80
No. 1
No. 2
Op. 88 No. 1
All nocturnes
Op. 9
No.1 in Bb-
No.2 in Eb
No.3 in B
Op. 15
in F, No. 1
No. 2 in F#
No. 3 in g
Op. 27
No. 1 in C#
in D-flat, No. 2
No. 1 in B
No.2 in Ab
Op. 37
No.1 in G-
No.2 in G
Op. 48
No.2 in F#-
No. 1 in C-
No.1 in F-
No.2 in Eb
Op. 62
No. 1 in B
No. 2 in E
in e, Op. 72 No. 1 (Op Posth)
All etudes
Op. 10
in C, No. 1
in E, No. 3 (15K)
in C#min, No.4  (22K)
in Gb-, No.5 "Black Key"
in eb, No. 6
in C, No.7
in c, No. 12
Op. 25
in Ab, No.1 (17K)
in f, No. 2
in G#min, No.6
in c#, No. 7 "Cello"
in Gb, No. 9
No.11 "Winter Wind" (30K)
in Eb, No.12 (17K)
All preludes
Op. 28
No. 1
in G, No. 3
in b, No. 4
in b, No. 5
in A, No. 7
in f#, No. 8
in C#, No. 10
in B, No. 11
in g#, No. 12
in Db, No. 15 ("Raindrop")
No. 16
in Eb, No. 19
in Bb, No. 21
in F, No. 23
Op. 45 in c#
All Scherzi and Fantasies
Scherzo, Op. 20
Scherzo Op. 31 in Bb minor
Scherzo, Op. 39
Scherzo, Op. 54
Fantasy in f minor, Op. 49
Fantasy-Impromptu, Op. 66
All Polonaises
Op. 26
No. 1
No. 2
in A, Op. 40, Nos. 1, 2
Op. 44 (47K)
Op. 53
Op. 61
Op. 71
No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
All impromptus
Op. 51
No.1 in g, Op.23 (56K)
No. 2 in F, Op.38
No.3 in Ab, Op.47 (39K)
No.4 in f, Op.52 (52K)
Berceuse, Op. 57

Copland, Aaron (1900-90) (Biography)

Danzon Cubano
El Salon Mexico
Billy the Kid
Piano Fantasy
Four Piano Blues
Piano Variations
The Cat and the Mouse
Piano Sonata

Creston, Paul (1906-1985) (Biography)

Prelude and Dance, Op. 29, No. 1

Debussy, Claude (1862-1918) (Biography)

24 Preludes, 1ere Livre
No.1 Danseuses de Delphes
No.2 Voiles
No.3 Le Vent dans la plaine (Winds Across the Plains)
No.4 Les sons et les parfums tournment dans l'air du soir
No.5 Les collines d'Anacapri
No.6 Des pas sur la neige
No.7 Ce qu'a vu le vent d'Ouest
No.8 La fille aux cheveux de lin
No.9 La serenade interrompue
No.10 La Cathedrale engloutie
No.11 La Danse de Puck
No.12 Minstrels
No. 4, Les sons et les parfums tournent dans l’air  (Sounds and perfumes swirl in the evening air)
No. 6, Des pas sur la neige (Footprints in the snow)
No. 8, La fille aux chevaux de lin (Girl with the Flaxen Hair)
No. 10, La cathedrale engloutie (The Engulfed Cathedral)
24 Preludes, 2eme Livre
No.1 Brouillards
No.2 Feuilles mortes
No.3 La Puerta del Vino
No.4 Les Fees sont d' exquises danseuses 
No.5 Bruyeres
No.6 General Lavine eccentric
No.7 La terrasse des audiences du clair de lune
No.8 Ondine
No.9 Hommage a S. Pickwick Esq. P. P. M. P. C.
No.10 Canope
No.11 Les tierces alternees
No.12 Feux d' Artifice
Children's Corner
Dr. Gradus
Serenade of the Doll
Jimbo's Lullaby
Snow is Dancing
Little Shepherd
Golliwog's Cakewalk
Pour le Piano Suite
L'isle joyeuse
La plus que lente
Douze Études
1. Pour les "cinq doigts" d'aprés Monsieur Czerny
6. Pour les huit doigts

Dello-Joio, Norman (1913-)

Suite for Piano
Piano Sonatas 1-3

Dohnanyi, Erno (1877-1960)

Four Rhapsodies, Op. 11
Rhapsody in C (Op. 11 No. 3)
Postludium, Op.13, No. 10

Faure, Gabriel (1845-1924) (Biography)

Improvisations, Op. 84, No 5

Franck, Cesar (1822-1890) (Biography)

Prelude, Chorale and Fugue

Gershwin, George (1898-1937) (Biography)

3 Preludes (29K)
Rhapsody in Blue (original solo version by the composer) (100K)

Ginastera, Alberto (1916-1983) (Biography)

Danzas Argentinas
Twelve American Preludes, Vol. I-II
No. 6: Tribute to Roberto García Morillo
No. 7: Octaves
Rondo on Argentine Children's Folk Tunes
Sonata No. 1

Gottschalk, Louis Moreau (1829-1869) (Biography)

Souvenir de Puerto Rico

Gould, Morton (1913-1996) (Biography)

Ghost Waltzes

Granados, Enrique (1867-1916) (Biography)

Playera, Op. 5, No. 5
El Pelele

Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907) (Biography)

Sonata, Op. 7
Lyric Pieces, Op. 12
Arietta, Op. 12, No. 1 (M. Yaskawa)
Waltz in A, Op. 12, No. 2 (M. Yaskawa)
Papillon, Op. 43, No. 1
Nocturne, Op. 54, No. 4
Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, Op. 65, No. 6

Griffes, Charles Tomlinson (1884-1920) (Biography)

Sonata (91k)
Three Tone Pictures, Op. 5
The Night Winds 
Vale of Dreams
Three Fantasy Pieces, Op. 6
Four Roman Sketches, Op. 7
White Peacock , Op. 7, No. 1
The Fountain of the Aqua Paola, Op.7 No.3

Handel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759) (Biography)

Suites I-VIII
Suite in d (33k)

Haydn, Franz Joseph (1732-1809) (Biography)

All Piano Sonatas
No. 38 in F Major, Hoboken XVI:23 (76K)
Sonata in D Major (#7)
Piano Sonata No.33 in D (M.Weimer)
1. Allegro
2 .Adagio
3. Minuet
Fantasie in C major

Hindemith, Paul (1895-1963) (Biography)

Kleine Klaviermusik

Ibert, Jacques (1890-1962) (Biography)

Le Petit Ane Blanc
A Giddy Girl
Histories pour Piano

Joplin, Scott (1868-1917) (Biography)

Stoptime Rag
Maple Leaf Rag
The Entertainer
Gladiolus Rag

Kabalevsky, Dimitri (1904-1987)

All sonatas
Six Preludes and Fugues, Op. 6
Sonatina, Op.13 No.1
1.Allegro assai
Thirty Piano Pieces, Op. 27
A Little Song, Op.27 No.1
Sonatina in a minor Op. 27 No. 11
Twenty four Preludes, Op. 38
Children's Pieces Op. 39
The Clown Op. 39 No. 20

Khachaturian, Aram (1903-1978) (Biography)

Adventures of Iran

Kennan, Kent (1913-) (Biography)

Three Preludes

Krenek, Ernst (1900-1991) (Biography)

Twelve Short Pieces, Op. 83

Kuhlau, Friedrich (1786-1832) (Biography)

Sonatina, Op. 20, No. 1

Labunski, Wiktor (1895-1974)

Four Variations on a Theme by Paganini

Lees, Benjamin (1924-)

La Campanella

Liszt, Franz (1811-1886) (Biography) (Meet the Composer!)

Valse oubliee
No. 1
No. 2
Annees de pelerinage
Italian Book
Petrarch Sonnet No.104
Apres une Lecture du Dante (125 K)
Les jeux d'eaux a la villa d'Este
Swiss Book
Vallée D'Obermann (58K)
Au Bord d'une Source
Les Cloches de Geneve
Ballades Nos. 2
Transcendental Etudes
Eroica (R. Sierra)
Concert Etudes
Gnomenreigen (31K)
Il Lamento (36K)
Waldesrauschen (31K)
La Leggierezza
Un Sospiro
Consolations 1-6
Consolation No. 3 in Db
Hungarian Rhapsodies
No.2 (61K)
No. 11
No.15 (50K)

Lloyd, Norman (1909-1980)

Episodes for Piano

Macdowell, Edward (1860-1908) (Biography)

Witches Dance, Op. 17, No 2
Scotch Poem Op. 31 No. 2
Etude, Op. 36
Alla Tarantella Op. 39 No. 2
Hungarian Op. 39 No. 12
Sonata Tragica, Op. 45
Woodland Sketches, Op. 51
To a Wild Rose
Will o' the Wisp
At an old Trysting-place
In Autumn
From an Indian Lodge
To a Water-lily
From Uncle Remus
A Deserted Farm
By a Meadow Brook
Told at Sunset

Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847) (Biography)

Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 14
Scherzo Op. 16 No. 2
Songs without Words (all)
Op. 19
No. 1 "Lied ohne Worte" No. 6 Venetianisches Gondellieder, No.1
Op. 30
No. 1
No. 3
No 6, Venetianisches Gondellieder No.2
Op. 38
No. 2, "Lost Happiness"
Op. 53
No. 5 "Volkslied" (John Cowles)
Op. 62
No. 2 (Spring Song)
No. 5, Venetianisches Gondellieder No.3
Op. 67
No. 4, "Spinning Song" No. 5 "The Shepherd's Complaint"
Op. 85
No. 1
No. 2
Op. 102
No. 2
No. 3
No. 6

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791) (Biography) (Meet the Composer!)

All sonatas
Sonata No. 2 in F (K. 280), Complete, "Allegro, Adagio, Presto" (83K)
Sonata K. 282 in Eb, Complete "Allegro, Menuetto, Allegro" (60K)
Sonata K. 283 in G (complete 100K)
Sonata K. 310 in a
1st Mvt.
2nd Mvt.
3rd Mvt.
Sonata in C, K. 330,
Complete (101K)
Sonata in C, K. 330, 1st Mvt.
Sonata K. 332 in F
1st Mvt.
2nd Mvt.
3rd Mvt.
All fantasies
Fantasy in c minor
Fantasy in d minor, K. 397
Twelve Variations on Ah! Vous Dirai-je, Maman (Twinkle Variations) K. 265

Muczynski, Robert (1929-)

Preludes, Op. 6
Suite, Op. 13
Toccata, Op. 15
Summer Journal, Op. 19
Maverick Pieces, Op. 37
Masks, Op. 40
Dream Cycle, Op. 44

Mussorgsky, Modest (1839-1881) (Biography)

Pictures at an Exhibition:
Introduction, Gnomus;
Promenade 2, The Old Castle
Promenade 3, Les Tuileries
Bydlo (Old Polish Cart)
Promenade 4, Ballet of Chickens
Samuel Goldenberg and Shmuyle
Promenade 5, Marketplace at Limoges, Catacombs, Skulls (36K)
Baba Yaga's Hut on Fowl's Legs, Great Gate of Kiev (58K)

Palmgren, Selim (1878-1951)

May Night, Op. 27, No. 4

Persichetti, Vincent (1915-1987) (Biography)

Poems for Piano

Pinto, Octavio (1890-1950)

Marcha Do Poqueno Polegar
Scenas Infantis (Memories of Childhood)

Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963) (Biography)

Mouvements Perpetuels
Trois Pièces
I. Pastorale

Prokofiev, Sergei (1891-1953) (Biography)

All Sonatas
No. 3 (32k)
Prelude, Op. 12 No. 7
Visions Fugitives, Op. 22
#1 Lentamente
#2 Andante
#3 Allegretto
#4 Animato
#5 Molto giocoso
#6 Con eleganza
#7 Pittoresco "Harp"
#8 Commodo
#9 Allegretto tranquillo
#10 Ridicolosamente
#11 Con vivacita
#12 Assai moderato
#13 Allegretto
#14 Feroce
#15 Inquieto
#16. Dolente
#17. Poetico
#18. Con una dolce lentezza
#19. Presto agitatissimo e molto accentuato
#20. Lento. Irrealmente
Children's Pieces, Op. 65
#4 Tarantella
#7 March of the Grasshoppers
#10 March
Ten Pieces from Romeo and Juliet, Op. 75
#5 Masks
#6 The Montegues and the Capulets
Gavotte from Hamlet, Op. 77

Rachmaninoff, Sergei (1873-1943)(Biography)

Op. 3
Prelude in c sharp minor, Op. 3, No. 2
Polichinelle, Op. 3, No 4
Preludes, Op. 23
Op. 23 No. 1 in f-sharp minor
Op. 23 No. 2 in B-flat major
Op.23 No.3 in D minor
Op. 23 No. 4 in D major
Op. 23 No. 5 in g minor
Op. 23 No. 6 in E-flat major
Op. 23 No. 7 in c minor
Op.23 No.8 in g (26K)
Op.23 No.9 in Eb minor (26K)
Op. 23 No. 10 in G-flat major
Thirteen Preludes, Op. 32
Op. 32 No. 5 in G major
Op. 32, No. 12 in g-sharp minor
Six Etudes Tableau, Op. 33
No. 2
No. 3
No. 6

Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937) (Biography)

Jeux d'eau
Le Tombeau De Couperin
No. 1, Prelude
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4
No. 5
No. 6, Toccata
No. 1, Prelude (multichannel)
1. Noctuelles
2. Oiseaux Tristes
3. Une Barque sur l'Ocean
4. Alborado del gracioso
5. La Vallee des Cloches

Rochberg, George (1918-) (Biography)

12 Bagatelles

Rorem, Ned (1923-) (Biography)


Satie, Erik (1866-1925) (Biography)

Gymnopedie #1
Gymnopedie #2
Gymnopedie #3

Scarlatti, Domenico (1685 - 1757)  (Biography)

All Sonatas
K. 9 in d minor
L. 375/K. 20 in E Major
L. 25/K. 46 in E Major
L. 465/K. 96 in D Major
L. 345/K. 113 in A Major
K. 159 in C Major
K. 380 in E Major
L. 430/K. 531 in E Major

Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)

6 Kleine Klavierstucke - 1911, Op. 1a

Schubert, Franz (1797-1828) (Biography) (Meet the Composer!)

Valses Sentimentales, Op. 50 (1st set - 87K)
Impromptus, Op. 90
Impromptu, Op. 90 No. 2, in Eb
Impromptu, Op. 90 No. 4 in Ab
Impromptus, Op. 142
Impromptu in Ab, Op. 142 No. 2 Impromptu No.3 in Bb, Op.142 (83K)
Impromptu No.4 in f, Op.142 (31k)
Moments Musicaux, Op. 94
No. 1
No. 2
No. 4
No. 5
No. 6
Gretchen am Spinnrade
Wanderer Fantasy

Schuman, William (1910-1992) (Biography)

Three Piano Moods
No. 2 ("Dynamic")

Schumann, Robert (1810-1856) (Biography)

Papillions, Op. 2
Sonata No. 2
Novelette in b, Op. 3
Carnival, Op. 9
Kinderscenen - (Scenes from Childhood), (Op.15) (59K- Complete)
1.Von Fremden Ländern und Menschen (Of Foreign Lands and People)
2.Kuriose Geschichte (Curious Story)
3.Hasche-Mann  (Catch Me!)
4.Bittendes Kind  (Pleading Child)
5.Glückes genug  (Perfect Happiness)
6.Wichtige Begenbenheit  (Important Event)
7.Träumerei  (Reverie)
8.Am Kamin  (By the Fireplace)
9.Ritter vom Steckenpferd (Knight of the Rocking-Horse)
10.Fast zu ernst  (Almost too Serious)
11.Fürchtenmachen  (Frightening)
12.Kind im Einschlummern (Child Falling Asleep)
13.Der Dichter spricht (The Poet Speaks)
Kinderscenen, Op. 15
#1, About Foreign Lands and People
#5, Perfect Happiness
#7, Reverie
#9, Knight of the Rocking-Horse
#11, Frightening
Fantasiestucke, Op. 12
#1 In the Evening
# 2 Soaring
#3 Why
#4 Whims
#7 Restless Dreams
Kreisleriana, Op. 16
Arabesque, Op. 18
Blumenstuck, Op. 19
Humoresque, Op. 20
Romanze, Op. 28, Nos. 1-3
No 2
Jugendalbum, Op. 68
No. 10, The Happy Farmer
No.12, Knecht Ruprecht
Waldescenen, Op. 82
#4 Friendly Landscape
#7 The Prophet Bird
#8 The Hunting Song

Scriabin, Alexander (1872-1915) (Biography)

Nocturne for the Left Hand, Op.9

Shostakovich, Dmitri (1906-1975 ) (Biography)

Dance of the Dolls
#5 Petite Ballerina
24 Preludes, Op. 34
24 Preludes and Fugues, Op. 87
No. 2
No. 5
No. 7

Starer, Robert (1924-) (Biography)

Sketches in Color, Sets I-II
Five Preludes
Three Israeli Sketches

Szymanowski, Karol (1882-1937) (Biography)

Mazurkas, Op. 50

Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich (1840-93) (Biography)

Op. 37 a
#6 June
#11 Troika
Album for the Young, Op. 39
# 8 Waltz
#10 Mazurka
#20 The Witch
#22 Song of the Lark

Tcherepnin, Alexandre (1899-1977) (Tcherepnin page)

Bagatelles, Op. 5
Expressions, Op. 81

Toch, Ernst (1887-1964) (Biography)

The Juggler, Op. 31, No. 3
Kleinstadtbilder, Op. 39

Turina, Joaquin (1882-1949) (Biography)

Danses Gitans
Op. 55
Op. 84
The Circus

Villa Lobos, Hector (1887-1959) (Biography)

Bachianas Brasilieras
No. 1
No. 2
Bachianas Brasilieras, No. 4
Canto do Sertão
Cantiga, No. 4
Suite Floral, Op. 97
Carnaval das Crianças
No. 2 "O chicote do diabinho"
No. 3 "A manha da pierrete"
The Baby's Family
Le Polichinelle (Punch)
A Pobresinha (The Rag Doll)
Bruxa (Witch Doll)


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