Alexander Glazunov

Internet Edition compiled by Onno van Rijen

Updated 4 August 2014


Born

Born: 29 July 1865 in St. Petersburg. Died: 21 March 1936 in Paris.

Education

Glazunov was a pupil of Rimsky-Korsakov.

Works

Opus 1: String Quartet No. 1 in D major (1881-1882)

Opus 2: Suite on the theme S-A-S-C-H-A for piano (1883)

Duration: 16 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55221: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 3: Overture No. 1 in G minor for orchestra "On Greek Themes" (1882)
Duration: 15 min.

CD Naxos 8.555048: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Ziva (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 4: Five Romances (songs) (1882-1885)
CD Northern Flowers NF 9925: Lyudmila Shkirtil (mezzo-soprano), Yuri Serov (piano)
Opus 5: Symphony No. 1 in E major "Slavonian Symphony" (1881-1884)
Revised in 1885 and 1929.
Duration: 35 min.

CD BIS CD 1368: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Chandos CHAN 9751: Russian State SO, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 6: Overture No. 2 in D major for orchestra (1883)
Duration: 17 min.

CD Naxos 8.555048: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Ziva (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 7: Serenade No. 1 in A major for orchestra (1882)
Duration: 4 min.

CD Naxos 8.555048: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Ziva (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 8: "To the Memory of a Hero", elegy for orchestra (1885)
Duration: 16 min.

CD Icone Russian Masters Collection ICN-9424-2: Moscow State SO, Vladimir Fedosyev (cond)
CD Naxos 8.553932: Moscow SO, Igor Golovschin (cond), Alexander Rudin (cello)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 9: Characteristic Suite in D major for orchestra (1884-1887)
Duration: 34 min.

CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 10: String Quartet No. 2 in F major (1884)
Duration: 29 min.

CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1237-2: Utrecht String Quartet

Opus 11: Serenade No. 2 in F major for small orchestra (1884)
Duration: 4 min.

CD Naxos 8.555048: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Ziva (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 12: Lyrical Poem in D flat major for orchestra (1884-1887)
Duration: 12 min.

CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD CD Chandos CHAN 9961: Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 13: "Stenka Razin", symphonic poem in B minor(1885)
Duration: 16 min.

CD Melodiya MEL CD 10 01106: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Wilhelm Furtwšngler (cond) (Rec.: 1945)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 14: Two Pieces for orchestra (1886-1887)
No. 1 "Idylle" in D major - 11 min.
2. Reverie Orientale - 9 min.

CD Koch Schwann 3-1357-2 H1: Bamberg SO, Werner Andreas Albert (cond), Marie Luise Neunecker (French Horn)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 15: Five Novelettes for stringquartet (1886)
Duration: 30 min.

CD Delos DE 3262: St Petersburg String Quartet
CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1239-2: Utrecht String Quartet
CD Naxos 8.570256: Fine Arts Quartet
CD Simax Classics PSC 1178: Vertavo String Quartet

Opus 16: Symphony No. 2 in F sharp minor "To the Memory of Liszt" (1886)
Duration: 43 min.

CD BIS CD 1308: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 17: Elegy in D flat major for cello and piano (1888)

Opus 18: Mazurka in G major for orchestra (1888)

Duration: 9 min.

CD BIS CD 1308: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 19: "The Forest", fantasy in C sharp minor for orchestra (1887)
Duration: 21 min.

CD Icone Russian Masters Collection ICN-9424-2: Moscow State SO, Veronika Dudarova (cond)
CD Naxos 8.554293: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Anissimov (cond)
CD Naxos 8.554293: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Anissimov (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 20: Two Pieces for cello and orchestra (1887-1888)
No. 1: Melody
No. 2: Serenade Espagnole

CD Brilliant Classics 94771: (Serenade Espagnole) Alexander Russakovsky (cello), Amber Shay Nicholson (piano)
CD Naxos 8.553932: Moscow SO, Igor Golovschin (cond), Alexander Rudin (cello)
CD Schwann Musica Mundi CD 11119 review : Bayer Radio SO, David Shallon (cond), Boris Pergamenshikov (cello)

Opus 20A: Two Pieces for cello and piano (1888)

Opus 21: Mariage March/Wedding Procession in E flat major for orchestra (1889)

Duration: 8 min.

CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 22: Two Pieces for piano (1889)
Duration: 8 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55222: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 23: Waltzes on the name S-A-B-E-L-A for piano (1990)
Duration: 3 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55221: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 24: "Reverie" in D flat major for horn and piano (1890)
CD Koch Schwann 3-1357-2 H1: Marie Luise Neunecker (French Horn), Paul Rivinius (piano)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4 (8 CD-set): Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Alexey Serov (horn)
Opus 25: Preludium and Two Mazurkas for piano (1888)
Duration: 15 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: Stephen Coombs (piano)
CD Tacet 203: (No. 1) Alexander Glazunov (piano)

Opus 26: String Quartet No. 3 in G major "Quator Slave" (1886-1888)
Duration: 28 min.

CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1236-2: Utrecht String Quartet
CD Regis RRC 1211: Shostakovich Quartet

Opus 26A: "Slavonic Festival", symphonic sketches after the final-part of String Quartet No. 3 in G major for orchestra (1888)
Duration: 13 min.

CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 27: Two Songs after Pushkin (1887-1890)

Opus 27A: Orchestration of Two Songs after Pushkin

Opus 28: "The Sea", fantasy in E major for orchestra (1889)

Duration: 18 minutes.

CD BIS SACD 1447: Singapore Symphony Orchestra, Lan Shui (cond)
CD Naxos 8.553512: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Igor Golovchin (cond)
CD Svetlanov Archive SV SEA 005: State Academic Symphony Orchestra, Evgeny Svetlanov (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 29: Oriental Rhapsody in G major for orchestra (1889)
Duration: 24 min.

CD Melodiya MELCD 10 01828: USSR State Academic SO, Evgeny Svetlanov (cond)
CD Naxos 8.553512: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Igor Golovchin (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 30: "The Kremlin", symphonic picture in three parts (1890)

Opus 31: Three Etudes for piano (1891)

Duration: 12 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55222: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 32: "Meditation" in D major for violin and orchestra (1891)
CD Hyperion CDA67940 & another review: Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Alexander Vedernikov (cond), ChloŽ Hanslip (violin)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4 (8 CD-set): Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Rachel Barton-Pine (violin)
Opus 32A: "Meditation" in D major for violin and piano (1891)

Opus 33: Symphony No. 3 in D major (1890)

Duration: 50 min.

CD BIS CD 1358: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565(7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 34: "The Spring", symphonic picture in D major (1891)
Duration: 11 min.

CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 35: Suite in C major for stringquartet (1887-1891)
Duration: 36 min.

CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1238-2: Utrecht String Quartet

Opus 36: Petit Waltz in D major for piano (1892)
Duration: 3 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55221: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 37: Nocturne in D flat major for piano (1889)
Duration: 6 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55222: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 38: "In Modo Religioso", quartet for trumpet, horn and two trombones (1892)
Duration: 3 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: (version for piano) Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 39: String Quintet in A major for string quartet and cello (1891-1892)
Duration: 30 min.

CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1238-2: Utrecht String Quartet
CD Naxos 8.570256: Fine Arts Quartet
CD Onyx Classics 4067: The Nash Ensemble

Opus 40: Triumph March for large orchestra and chorus (1892)
Composed for the World-Expo in Chicago in 1893.
Duration: 9 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: Stephen Coombs (piano)
CD Naxos 8.555048: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Ziva (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 41: Large Concert Waltz in E flat major for piano (1893)
Duration: 8 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55221: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 42: Three Miniatures for piano (1893)
Duration: 9 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55221: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 43: Salon Waltz in C major for piano (1893)
Duration: 7 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55221: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 44: Elegy for viola and piano (1893)

Opus 45: "Carnaval", overture for large orchestra and organ in F major (1892)

Duration: 10 min.

CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 46: "Chopiniana", suite after pianopieces by Chopin for orchestra (1893)
Duration: 21 min.

CD Naxos 8.555048: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Ziva (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 47: Concert Waltz No. 1 in D major for orchestra (1893)
Duration: 10 min.

CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Icone Russian Masters Collection ICN-9424-2: Moscow State SO, Gennadi Tcherkasov (cond)
CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm 9371761-6: Beethoven Orchestra Bonn, Stefan Blunier (cond)
CD Pro Piano PPR 224537: (Transcription by Felix Blumenfeld) Per Tengstrand (piano)
CD Profil Edition PH12033: (No. 2 On the Sea) Miki Aoki (piano), Andrey Baranov (violin)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)
CD Tacet 203: (Transcription by Felix Blumenfeld) Artur Lemba (piano)

Opus 48: Symphony No. 4 in E flat major (1893)
Duration: 35 min.

CD BIS CD 1378: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 8593 (10 CD-set): Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, Evgeny Mravinsky (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Chandos CHAN 9739: Russian State SO, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 49: Three Pieces for piano (1894)
Duration: 10 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55222Stephen Coombs (piano)
CD Tacet 203: (No. 1) Alexander Glazunov (piano)

Opus 50: "Solemn Procession" in D major for orchestra (1894)
Duration: 8 min.

CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 51: Concert Waltz No. 2 in F major for orchestra (1894)
Duration: 9 min.

CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 52: Ballet Scenes, suite in A major for orchestra (1894)
Duration: 32 minutes.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): (Waltz & Polonaise) USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 53: Fantasy "From Darkness into Light" for orchestra (1894)
Duration: 13 min.

CD BIS CD 1308: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 54: Two Impromptus for piano (1895)
Duration: 5 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 55: Symphony No. 5 in B flat major (1895)
Duration: 35 min.

CD BIS CD 1388: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Chandos CHAN 9739: Russian State SO, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD EMI Classics/IMG Artists 5 75953-2 (2 CD-set): Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, Evgeny Mravinsky (cond) (Rec.: 1968)
CD Fuga Libera FUG 521: National Orchestra of Belgium, Walter Weller (cond)
CD Historic Recordings HRCD00034: Moscow Large Radio Symphony Orchestra, Nikolai Golovanov (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 61434-2: Royal Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 56: "Coronation Cantata" for four soloists, chorus and orchestra (1895)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra & Cappella, Valeri Polyansky (cond), Olga Lutsiv-Ternovskaya (soprano), Ludmila Kuznetsova (mezzo-soprano), Vsevolod Grivnov (tenor), Dmitri Stepanovich (bass)
Opus 57: "Raymonda", ballet in three acts (1896-1897)
First performance: At St. Petersburg in 1898.
Duration: 136 min.

CD MEL CD 10 00708 (2 CD-set): Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, Evgeni Svetlanov (cond)
CD Naxos 8.553503-4 (2 CD-set): Moscow SO, Alexander Annisimov (cond)
CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)
DVD Arthaus Musik DVD VIDEO 100719: Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, Algis Zhuraitis (cond), Bolshoi Ballet, Natalya Bessmertnova, Yuri Vasyuchenko, Gedminas Taranda, Elena Bobrova, Maria Bilova, Olga Suvorova
DVD Arthaus 101630: Orchestra and corps de ballet of Teatro alla Scala, Michail Jurowski (cond), Olesia Novikova, Friedemann Vogel, Mick Zeni, Mariafrancesca Garritano, Francesca Podini
DVD Arthaus 108051: Orchestra and corps de ballet of Teatro alla Scala, Michail Jurowski (cond), Olesia Novikova, Friedemann Vogel, Mick Zeni, Mariafrancesca Garritano, Francesca Podini

Opus 57A: Suite from "Raymonda"for orchestra (1898)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Icone Russian Masters Collection ICN-9424-2: (Grand Adagio in D minor ) Moscow State SO, Vladimir Fedosyev (cond)
CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): (Waltz) USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)
Opus 57B: Suite from "Raymonda"for piano (1898)
CD Tacet 203: (Excerpts) Alexander Glazunov (piano)
Grand Adagio (No. 20) from Raymonda, arrangement for violin and piano
CD Profil Edition PH12033: (No. 2 On the Sea) Miki Aoki (piano), Andrey Baranov (violin)
Opus 58: Symphony No. 6 in C minor (1896)
Duration: 37 min.

CD BIS CD 1368: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Naxos 8.554293: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Anissimov (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Naxos 8.554293: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Anissimov (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 59: Six Songs for middle voice (1898)
CD Northern Flowers NF 9925: Mikhail Lukonin (baritone), Yuri Serov (piano)
Opus 60: Six songs for high voice (1897-1898)
CD Northern Flowers NF 9925: Victoria Evtodieva (soprano), Yuri Serov (piano)
Opus 61: "Ruses d'Amour (Lady Soubrette)", ballet in one act (1898)
First performance: At St. Petersburg in 1900.
Duration: 70 minutes

CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)
CD Tacet 203: (Recitatif mimique, Gavotte and Sarabande) Alexander Glazunov (piano)

Opus 62: Preludium and Fugue in D minor for piano (1895)
Duration: 11 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55223: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 63: Festive Cantata for solo-voices, women's chorus and two pianos eight hands (1898)
Dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Pavlov-Institute.
Opus 64: String Quartet No. 4 in A minor (1894)
Duration: 33 min.

CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1237-2: Utrecht String Quartet

Opus 65: Commemorative Cantata for the Centenary of the Birth of Pushkin for solo-voices, chorus and orchestra (1899)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra & Cappella, Valeri Polyansky (cond), Ludmila Kuznetsova (mezzo-soprano), Vsevolod Grivnov (tenor)
CD CD Chandos CHAN 9961: Russian State Symphony Orchestra & Cappella, Valeri Polyansky (cond), Ludmila Kuznetsova (mezzo-soprano), Vsevolod Grivnov (tenor)
Opus 66: Hymn after Pushkin for women's chorus and piano (1899)

Opus 67: "The Seasons", ballet in one act (1900)

First performance: At St. Petersburg in 1900.
Duration: 41 minutes.

CD ABC Classics 476 8087 (3 CD-set): (Summer) Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Wilfred Lehmann (cond)
CD Classics for Pleasure 0946 3 93229 2: Philharmonia Orchestra, Yevgeny Svetlanov (cond)
CD Dutton CDBP 9754: Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Glazunov (cond) (Rec.: 1929)
CD Pearl Gemm CD 9404: Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Glazunov (cond) (Rec.: 1929)
CD Pro Piano PPR 224537: (Transcription by Glazunov) Per Tengstrand (piano)
CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)
CD Tacet 203: (Summer and Autumn, extracts) Alexander Glazunov (piano)
CD Warner Classics 2564 61434-2: Royal Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Josť Serebrier (cond)

Opus 68: "Pas de Caractère" from "Raymonda" in G major for orchestra (1899)
Duration: 2 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: (version for piano) Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 69: Romantic Intermezzo in D major for orchestra (1900)
Duration: 11 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 70: String quartet No. 5 in D minor (1898)
Duration: 28 min.

CD Delos DE 3262: St Petersburg String Quartet
CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1236-2: Utrecht String Quartet
CD Regis RRC 1211: Shostakovich Quartet

Opus 71: "Chant du Ménestrel" for cello and piano (1900)
CD Naxos 8.553932: Moscow SO, Igor Golovschin (cond), Alexander Rudin (cello)
Opus 71A: "Chant du Ménestrel" for cello and orchestra (1900)
LP Chandos ABRD 1273: London PO, Bryden Thomson (cond), Raphael Wallfisch (cello)
CD Chandos CHAN 8579: London PO, Bryden Thomson (cond), Raphael Wallfisch (cello)
CD Brilliant Classics 92771 (10 CD-set): USSR National SO, Nianonov (cond), M. Rostropovich (cello)
CD Warner Classics 2564 68025-5: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Wen-Sinn Yang (cello)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4 (8 CD-set): Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Wen-Sinn Yang (cello)
Opus 72: Theme and Variations in F sharp minor for piano (1900)
Duration: 18 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55222: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 73: Solemn Overture for orchestra (1900)
Duration: 11 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 74: Piano Sonata No. 1 in B flat minor (1901)
Duration: 24 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55221: Stephen Coombs (piano)
CD Tacet 203: (No. 2 Adagio) Alexander Glazunov (piano)

Opus 75: Piano Sonata No. 2 in E minor (1901)
Duration: 23 minutes.

CD Brilliant Classics 9265 (3CD): E. Gilels (piano)
CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: Stephen Coombs (piano)
CD Tacet 203: Artur Lemba (piano)

Opus 76: March on a Russian Theme in E flat major (1901)
Duration: 5 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 77: Symphony No. 7 "Pastorale" in F major (1902-1903)
Duration: 34 min.

CD BIS CD 1388: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Historic Recordings HRCD00034: Moscow Large Radio Symphony Orchestra, Nikolai Golovanov (cond)
CD Pearl Gemm CD 9404: Soviet State Radio SO, Nikolai Golovanov (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 78: Ballade in F major for orchestra (1902)
Duration: 11 min.

CD BIS CD 1358: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Naxos 8.553512: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Igor Golovchin (cond)
CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 79: "From the Middle Ages", suite in E major for orchestra (1902)
Duration: 26 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 80: "Chant Sans Bornes" for soprano and alto with piano accompaniment (1900)

Opus 81: Fortune-Telling and Dance-Scene in A major for orchestra (1904)

Duration: 9 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 82: Concerto in A minor for violin and orchestra (1904)
CD BMG RCA 82876 66372-2: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra, Walter Hendl (cond), Jascha Heifetz (violin) (Rec.: 1963)
CD RCA Red Seal Living Stereo Super Audio CD 82876 66372 2: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra, Walter Hendl (cond), Jascha Heifetz (violin) (Rec.: 1963)
CD Brilliant Classics 92609 (10 CD-set): USSR State SO, K. Kondrashin (cond), D. Oistrakh (violin)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Chandos CHAN 9751: Russian State SO, Valeri Polyansky (cond), Julia Krasko (violin)
CD DG 457 064-2: Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev (cond), Gil Shaham (violin)
CD EMI Classics Great Recordings of the Century 3 61590 2: London Philharmonic Orchestra, John Barbirolli (cond), Jascha Heifetz (violin) (Rec.: 1934)
CD Hyperion CDA67940 & another review: Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Alexander Vedernikov (cond), ChloŽ Hanslip (violin)
CD Naxos 8.110940: London PO, John Barbirolli (cond), Jascha Heifetz (violin) (Rec.: 1934)
CD Naxos 8.110975: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra, William Steinberg (cond), Nathan Milstein (violin) (Rec.: 1949)
CD Omega Classics OCD 1025: USSR State SO, D. Kabalevsky (cond), D. Oistrakh (violin)
CD Pentatone Classics PTC 186 059: Russian National Orchestra, Yakov Kreizberg (cond), Julia Fischer (violin)
CD Regis RRC 1249: Philharmonia Hungarica, Reinhard Peters (cond), Ruggiero Ricci (violin)
CD Simax PSC 1832: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Karsten Andersen (cond), Camilla Wicks (violin) (Rec.: 1985)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4 (8 CD-set): Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Rachel Barton-Pine (violin)
Opus 83: Symphony No. 8 in E flat major (1905-1906)
Duration: 40 min.

CD BIS CD 1378: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD BIS CD 1663-64 (5 CD-set): BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka (cond)
CD Brilliant Classics 93565 (7 CD-set): Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD CD Chandos CHAN 9961: Russian State Symphony Orchestra, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 84: "The Song of Destiny", dramatic overture in D minor for orchestra (1908)
Duration: 15 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 85: Two Preludes for orchestra (1906)
No. 1: To the Memory of V. Stasov - 6 min.
No. 2: To the Memory of N. Rimsky-Korsakov - 11 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 86: Russian Fantasy in A major for balalaika-orchestra (1906)

Opus 87: "To the Memory of Gogol", symphonic prologue in C major (1909)

Duration: 10 min.

CD Naxos 8.553932: Moscow SO, Igor Golovschin (cond), Alexander Rudin (cello)
CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 88: Finnish Fantasy in C major for orchestra (1909)
Duration: 12 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 89: Finnish Sketches in E major for orchestra (1912)
No. 1: From "Kalevala" - 5 min.
No. 2: Procession - 5 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 90: Introduction and Dance of Salomé to the drama of Oscar Wilde (1908)
Duration: 16 min.

CD Chandos CHAN 9824: Russian State Symphonic Cappella, Russian State SO, Valeri Polyansky (cond)
CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)

Opus 91: "Solemn Procession" in B flat major for orchestra (1910)
Duration: 3 min.

CD Naxos 8.553512: Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Igor Golovchin (cond)
CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 92: Concerto No. 1 in F minor for piano and orchestra (1910-1911)
CD Fuga Libera FUG 521: National Orchestra of Belgium, Walter Weller (cond), Severin von Eckardstein (piano)
CD Hyperion CDA 66877: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (cond), Stephen Coombs (piano)
CD Pristine Audio PASC 405: Moscow Youth Orchestra, Kirill Kondrashin (cond), Sviatoslav Richter (piano)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4 (8 CD-set): Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Alexander Romanovsky (piano)
Opus 93: Preludium and Fugue No. 1 in D major for organ (1906-1907)
CD Chandos 10043: Iain Quinn (organ)
Opus 94: "Love" after Shukovsky for mixed chorus a cappella (1907)

Opus 95: Music to the drama "the King of the Jews" after K.K. Romanov (1913)

Duration: 53 min.

CD Chandos CHAN 9824: Russian State Symphonic Cappella, Russian State SO, Valeri Polyansky (cond)

Opus 96: Paraphrase on the Hymn of the Allies for orchestra (1914-1915)

Opus 97: Song of the Volga-Boatmen for chorus and orchestra (1918)

Duration: 2 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: (version for piano) Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 97: Theme with Variations for Spring in G minor (1918)
Duration: 12 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 98: Preludium and Fugue No. 2 in D minor for organ (1914)
CD Chandos 10043: Iain Quinn (organ)
Opus 99: Karelian Legend in A minor for orchestra (1916)
Duration: 22 min.

CD SVET 33-41/16 (6 CD-set): Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

Opus 100: Concerto No. 2 in B major for piano and orchestra (1917)
CD Hyperion CDA 66877: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (cond), Stephen Coombs (piano)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4 (8 CD-set): Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Alexander Romanovsky (piano)
Opus 100A: Mazurka Oberek in D major for violin and piano (1917)

Opus 100B: Mazurka Oberek in D major for violin and orchestra (1917)

CD Brilliant Classics 92609 (10 CD-set): USSR State SO, K. Kondrashin (cond), D. Oistrakh (violin)
CD Hyperion CDA67940 & another review: Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Alexander Vedernikov (cond), ChloŽ Hanslip (violin)
Opus 101: Four Preludes and Fugues for piano (1918-1923)
No. 1 in A minor - 14 minutes
No. 2 in C sharp minor - 9 minutes
No. 3 in C minor - 7 minutes
No. 4 in C major - 7 minutes

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55223: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 102: Romance of Nina from the play "Masquerada" (1918)

Opus 103: Idylle in F sharp major for piano (1926)

Duration: 6 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Opus 104: Fantasy in F minor for two pianos (1919-1920)

Opus 105: Elegy in D minor for stringquartet (1928)

Duration: 6 min.

CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1237-2: Utrecht String Quartet

Opus 106: String Quartet No. 6 in B major (1920-1921)
Duration: 40 minutes.

CD Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 603 1239-2: Utrecht String Quartet

Opus 107: String Quartet No. 7 in C major "Hommage au passé" (1930)

Opus 108: Concerto Ballata in C major for cello and orchestra (1931)

CD EMI 572016-2 (13 CD-set): Mstislav Rostropovich (cello)
CD Naxos 8.553932: Moscow SO, Igor Golovschin (cond), Alexander Rudin (cello)
CD Schwann Musica Mundi CD 11119 review : Bayer Radio SO, David Shallon (cond), Boris Pergamenshikov (cello)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4 (8 CD-set): Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Wen-Sinn Yang (cello)
Opus 109: Saxophon Quartet in B-flat major (1932)

Opus 109A: Concerto in E flat major for alto-saxophone and orchestra (1934)

Opus 110: Fantasy in G minor for organ (1934-1935)

CD Chandos 10043: Iain Quinn (organ)
CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4 (8 CD-set): Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond), Marc Chisson (saxophone)

Works without opusnumber

Without opusnumber: Easy Sonata for piano (1880)
Duration: 1 minute 30 seconds.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55222: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Five Pieces for stringquartet (1879-1881)

Procession dedicated to V.V. Stassov for voice and piano (1883)

Without opusnumber: Miniature for piano (1983)

Duration: 1 minute 30 seconds.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55222: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Barcarole on black keys in F sharp major for piano (1887)
Duration: 15 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55224: Stephen Coombs (piano)

String Quartet On B-LA-F in B major (1887-1888)
Composed with Liadov, Rimsky-Korsakov and Borodin.
"Les Chanteurs de Noël", in F major from the String Quartet "Jour de Fête" (1888)
Composed with Liadov and Rimsky-Korsakov.
"From Hafiz", romance after Pushkin (song) (1888)

Completion of Overture and Act III for Borodin's Prince Igor (1888)

Completion of First two movements of Borodin's Symphony No. 3 in A minor (1888)

March of the Devil in B flat major for orchestra (1889)

Orchestration of Borodin's Petite Suite and Scherzo in A flat major (1889)

Originally for piano.
Fanfares dedicated to the 25th composing-anniversary of Rimsky-Korsakov (1890)
Composed with Liadov.
Scherzo-Quadrille for two pianos (1890)
Composed with Liadov, Rimsky-Korsakov, etc.
Madrigal in A major for two pianos four hands (1895)

"Do I hear your voice?", romance after Pushkin (song) (1891)

"Proud Song" (1892)

"Fanfares" dedicated to the first performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's Opera "Mlada" for piano (1892)

"Valse Miniature" in G minor for piano (1893)

Oriental Suite for orchestra (1895)

Allegro Vivo in E flat major for orchestra (1895)

Theme and variations in G minor for stringquartet (1895)

Revised for stringorchestra in 1917.
Variation on a Russian theme for string quartet (1899)
Composed with Rimsky-Korsakov, Liadov, etc.
Variation on a Russian Folksong Theme No. 3 (1898)
Composed with nine other Russian composers.
Two Movements for string quartet (1898-1899)

Contribution to the Collection "Les Vendredis".

Composed with Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin, Liadov, etc.

CD Regis RRC 1211: Shostakovich Quartet

"Albumleave" in D flat major for trumpet and piano (1899)

Small Gavotte in C major for piano (1900)

Gagliarde in D major and Mazurka in F minor (1900)

Variations on a Russian Theme for orchestra (1901)

Composed with Liadov, Rimsky-Korsakov & others.
Slow Waltz for orchestra in F major (1901)

Cantata to the memory of M. Autolsky after Marshak (1902)

Composed with Liadov.
Volga Boatmens Song (1905)
Duration: 3 min.

CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)

"The Elected of the Russian People", songhymn after Sokolov for chorus and piano (or orchestra) (1906)

Procession dedicated to the birthday of Rimsky-Korsakov in D major for piano four hands (1907)

Solemn Procession in G major for orchestra (1907)

Small Balletsuite for orchestra (1910)

Symphony No. 9 in D minor (1910)

First movement (incomplete).

CD Warner Classics 2564 66467 4: Russian National Orchestra, Jose Serebrier (cond)
Eastern Dance for orchestra (1911)

Cantata dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the St. Petersburg Conservatory for chorus and orchestra (1912)

Masquerada, incidental music to the play by Lermontov (1912-1913)

To the memory of M.D. Skobelev for chorus and orchestra (1914)

Variations after the Variations for string quartet from 1895 in G minor for string orchestra (1917)

Mazurka-Oberek in D major for violin and piano (1917)

Mazurka-Oberek in D major for violin and orchestra (1917)

Two Prelude-Improvisations for piano (1918)

No. 1 in G minor
No. 2 in E minor
Duration: 10 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55222: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Prelude and Fugue in E minor for piano (1926)
Duration: 12 minutes.

CD Hyperion Helios CDH 55223: Stephen Coombs (piano)

Fantasy for two pianos (1929-1930)

Poème Epique for orchestra (1933-1934)

"Arab Melody" for cello and piano

Menuet for piano

Composed with Arensky, Blumenfeld, etc.
Melody for cello and orchestra
CD Brilliant Classics 92771 (10 CD-set): USSR National SO, Nianonov (cond), M. Rostropovich (cello)
Characteristic Dance
Duration: 3 min.

CD SVET 27-32/18 (6 CD-set): USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Yevgeni Svetlanov (cond)


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