Ethel Smyth

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Ethel Smyth fought against the expectations imposed by society to pursue her dreams and ambitions. She considered herself a serious composer and was recognized as such by Brahms, Grieg, Clara Schumann,…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
The Boatswain's Mate, opera 1913 Opera
String Quartet in E minor 1902 Chamber Music
The March of the Women, for orchestra ("Suffragettes March") 1911 Orchestral
Mass in D for soloists, chorus & orchestra 1891 Choral
The Wreckers, opera 1906 Opera
Concerto for violin, horn & orchestra 1927 Concerto
Entente Cordiale, opera Opera
Songs (3) for mezzo-soprano & piano 1913 Vocal Music
Prelude and Fugue for organ "O Traurigkeit, O Herzeleid" Keyboard
Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos in E major, Op. 1 1884 Chamber Music
Sonata for violin & piano in A minor, Op 7 Chamber Music
Sonata for piano, No 1 in C major 1877 Keyboard
Sonata for cello & piano in A minor, Op. 5 1887 Chamber Music
Invention in D major Keyboard
Prelude & fugue in C major Miscellaneous (Classical)
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Prelude & fugue in F sharp major 1880 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Songs (4) for mezzo-soprano & chamber ensemble 1907 Vocal Music
Suite in E major Miscellaneous (Classical)
parting kiss
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