Mikhail Glinka

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Glinka is considered the father of Russian music and exerted a significant influence on such great later composers as Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Stravinsky.
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Compositions

Year Title
1849 Adèle (Adel'), song for voice & piano, G. x316 Vocal Music Song
1826 Ah, my sweetheart, thou art a beautiful maiden (Akh tï, duschecka), song for voice & piano, G. x18 Vocal Music
1828 Ah, rammenta, o bella Irene, canzonetta for voice & piano (Canzonette italiane No. 1), G. x73 Vocal Music
1828 Alla cetra, canzonetta for voice & piano (Canzonette italiane No. 2), G. x76 Vocal Music Song
1823 Andante cantabile & rondo, for orchestra, G. i3 Orchestral
1847 Barcarolle, for piano in G major (A Greeting to My Native Land No. 2), G. vi225 Keyboard
1840 Barcarolle, song for voice & piano (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 8), G. x240 Vocal Music Barcarolle
1839 The bird-cherry tree is blossoming (Zatsvetyot cheremukha), song for voice & piano, G. x197 Vocal Music Song
1827 Bitter, bitter it is for me (Gor'kom gor'ko mne), song for voice & piano, G. x28 Vocal Music Song
1840 Bolero, for piano in D minor, G. vi208 Keyboard
1840 Bolero, song for voice & piano (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 3), G. x211 Vocal Music
1855 Call her not heavenly (Ne nazivay yeyo nebesnoy), for voice & orchestra, G. viii119 Vocal Music
1834 Call her not heavenly (Ne nazivay yeyo nebesnoy), for voice & piano, G. x151 Vocal Music
1828 Canzonette italiane (2), canzonettas for voice & piano, G. x73 Vocal Music Song
1834 Capriccio brillante on Russian themes, for piano, 4 hands in A major, G. v19 Keyboard
1845 Capriccio brillante on the Jota Aragonesa (Spanish Overture No. 1), for orchestra, G. ii3 Orchestral Capriccio
1837 Cherubim's Song (Kheruvimskaya), for chorus in C major Choral
1826 Consolation (Utesheniye), song for voice & piano, G. x14 Vocal Music Song
1838 Contredanses (5), for piano, G. vi166 Keyboard Contredance
1849 Conversation (Rozmowa), song for voice & piano, G. x309 Vocal Music
1828 Cotillon, for piano in B flat major, G. vi67 Keyboard
1839 La couventine, contredanses for piano, G. vi188 Keyboard Contredance
1840 Cradle Song (Kolïbel'naya pesnya), for voice & piano (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 5), G. x220 Vocal Music Art Song
1840 Cradle Song (Kolïbel'naya pesnya), for voice & string orchestra (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 5), G. ix120 Vocal Music
1842 Dance, for oboe, cello & orchestra Concerto
1842 Dance, for violin & orchestra Concerto
1847 Darling (Milochka), song for voice & piano, G. x287 Vocal Music
1839 Declaration (Priznaniye), song for voice & piano, G. x280 Vocal Music Song
1854 Detskaya Polka (Children's Polka), for piano in B flat major, G. vi257 Keyboard
1832 Divertimento brillante on themes From Bellini's La Sonnambula, for 2 pianos, 6 hands, G. v131 Keyboard
1832 Divertimento brillante on themes from Bellini's La Sonnambula, for piano, 2 violins, viola, cello & double bass, G. iv29 Chamber Music Divertimento
1825 Do not tempt me needlessly (Ne iskushay menya bez nuzhdï), elegy for 2 voices & piano, G. ix23 Vocal Music
1825 Do not tempt me needlessly (Ne iskushay menya bez nuzhdï), elegy for voice & piano, G. x2 Vocal Music Elegy
1838 Doubt (Someniye), song for voice & piano, G. x176 Vocal Music Song
1838 Doubt (Someniye), song for voice, harp & violin, G. ix108 Vocal Music
1840 A Farewell to St. Petersburg (Proshchaniye s Peterburgom), song cycle (12) for voice & piano, G. x206 Vocal Music Song Cycle
1831 Farewell Waltz (Proschal'nïy val's), for piano in G major, G. vi117 Keyboard Waltz
1838 The fire of longing burns in my blood (V krovi gorit' ogon zhelan'ya), song for voice & piano, G. x180 Vocal Music Song
1856 First Litany (Yekteniya pervaya), for chorus Choral
1833 Fugues (3), for piano (or organ), G. vi147 Keyboard Fugue
1838 Galopade, for piano in E flat major, G. vi174 Keyboard Galop
1832 Gran sestetto originale, for piano & string quintet in E flat major, G. iv81 Chamber Music
1839 Grande valse, for piano in G major, G. vi175 Keyboard Waltz
1828 Grandfather, the maids once told me (Dedushka, devitsï raz mne govorili), song for voice & piano, G. x89 Vocal Music
1847 A Greeting to My Native Land (Privet otchizne), suite (4) for piano, G. vi220 Keyboard
1850 The Gulf of Finland (Finskiy zalive; Palermo), song for voice & piano, G. x326 Vocal Music Song
1840 Hebrew Song (Yecreyskaya pesnya), song for voice & piano (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 3), G. x209 Vocal Music Art Song
1828 Ho perduto, il mio tesoro, song for voice & piano, G. x47 Vocal Music
1840 How sweet it is to be with you (Kak sladko s toboyu mne bït'), for voice & piano, G. x277 Vocal Music Song
1834 I Am Here, Inezilla (Ya zdes', Inezil'ya: Spanish Romance), song for voice & piano, G. x161 Vocal Music Song
1834 I had but recognized you (Tol'ko uznal ya tebya), song for voice & piano, G. x159 Vocal Music
1827 "I Love You" was your assurance (Ya lyublyu, tï mne tverdila), song for voice and piano, G. x24 Vocal Music
1842 I love you, dear rose (Lyublyu tebya, milaya roza), song for voice & piano, G. x281 Vocal Music
1840 I recall that wonderful moment (Ya pomnyu chudnoye mgnoven'ye), song for voice & piano, G. x201 Vocal Music Song
1832 Impromptu & Galop on the barcarolle from Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore, for piano, 4 hands in B flat major, G. v9 Keyboard Galop
1832 L'iniquo voto, song for voice & piano, G. x123 Vocal Music Song
1848 Kamarinskaya (Russian scherzo), fantasy for orchestra, G. ii105 Orchestral Tone Poem
1856 Kamarinskaya (Russian scherzo), fantasy for piano, 4 hands Keyboard
1840 The Lark (Zhavronok), song for voice & piano (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 10), G. x250 Vocal Music Art Song
1834 A Life for the Tsar (Ivan Susanin; Zhizn' za tsarya), opera, G. xii Opera Opera
1849 Mary (Meri), song for voice & piano, G. x322 Vocal Music Song
1858 Mazurka, for piano in A minor Keyboard Mazurka
1833 Mazurka, for piano in A flat major, G. vi160 Keyboard Mazurka
1858 Mazurka, for piano in B flat major Keyboard Mazurka
1852 Mazurka, for piano in C major, G. x256 Keyboard Mazurka
1843 Mazurka, for piano in C minor, G. x219 Keyboard Mazurka
1833 Mazurka, for piano in F major, G. vi161 Keyboard Mazurka
1835 Mazurka, for piano in F major, G. vi162 Keyboard
1828 Mazurka, for piano in G major, G. vi70 Keyboard
1828 Mi sento il cor trafiggere, song for voice & piano, G. x42 Vocal Music
1827 Mio ben ricordati (Jesli vdrug sred' radostej)(i), duet for 2 voices & piano, G. ix43 Vocal Music
1858 Mio ben ricordati (Jesli vdrug sred' radostej)(ii), song for voice & piano, G. x63 Vocal Music
1855 Las Mollares, andalusian dance for piano in G major, G. vi264 Keyboard
1824 My harp (Moya arfa), song for voice & piano, G. x1 Vocal Music
1836 The Night Review (Nochnoy smotr), song for voice & piano, G. x165 Vocal Music Song
1836 The Night Review (Nochnoy smotr), song for voice & orchestra (first version), G. viii93 Vocal Music
1855 The Night Review (Nochnoy smotr), song for voice & orchestra (second version), G. viii107 Vocal Music Song
1838 The Night Zephyr (Nochnoy zefir), song for voice & piano, G. x190 Vocal Music Song
1828 Nocturne, for harp (or piano) in E flat major, G. vi62 Chamber Music Nocturne
1839 The North Star (Severnaya svezda; Wedding Song), song for voice & piano, G. x194 Vocal Music Song
1826 Nouvelles quadrilles françaises (5), for piano, G. vi267 Keyboard Quadrille
1829 O gentle autumn night (Noch' osennyaya lyubeznaya), song for voice & piano, G. x96 Vocal Music
1855 Oh, If I Had Known This Before, gypsy folksong arranged for voice & piano Vocal Music
1822 Overture, for orchestra in D major, G. i129 Orchestral
1822 Overture, for orchestra in G minor, G. i85 Orchestral
1834 Overture: A Life for the Tsar (Ivan Susanin; Zhizn' za tsarya), for piano, 4 hands, G. v106 Keyboard
1834 Overture: A Life for the Tsar (Ivan Susanin; Zhizn' za tsarya), for orchestra, G. xiiov Orchestral
1837 Overture: Ruslan and Ludmilla, G. xivov Orchestral Overture to Stage Work
1833 Patriotiskaya Pesn' (National Anthem, Russian Federation 1991-2000, G. xvii227) Choral Anthem
1828 Piangendo ancora rinascer suole, song for voice & piano, G. x61 Vocal Music
1849 Polka, for piano in D minor, G. vi250 Keyboard Polka
1840 Polka, for piano, 4 hands in B flat major, G. v47 Keyboard
1855 Polonaise on a Spanish bolero theme, for orchestra in F major, G. ii185 Orchestral
1839 Polonaise, for piano in E major, G. vi184 Keyboard Polonaise
1826 The Poor Singer (Bednïy pevets), song for voice & piano, G. x10 Vocal Music Song
1855 Prayer (Molitva), for voice, chorus & orchestra, G. viii65 Choral
1847 Prière (Prayer), for piano in A major (A Greeting To My Native Land No. 3), G. vi232 Keyboard
1840 Prince Kholmsky (Knyaz' Kholmsky), incidental music for voices & orchestra, G. vii37 Orchestral Incidental Music
1828 Pur nel sonno, song for voice & piano, G. x52 Vocal Music
1840 Romance: Who is she? (Romans), song for voice & piano (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 1), G. x206 Vocal Music Art Song
1831 Rondino Brillante on a theme from Bellini's I Capuleti e i Montecchi, for piano in B flat major, G. vi104 Keyboard Rondo
1837 Ruslan and Lyudmila, opera in 5 acts, G. xiv Opera Opera
1855 Say not that it grieves the heart (Ne govori, chto serdtsu), song for voice & piano, G. x335 Vocal Music Song
1839 La separation, nocturne for piano in F minor, G. xvi204 Keyboard Nocturne
1823 Septet, for oboe, bassoon, horn, 2 violins, cello & double bass in E flat major, G. iii3 (incomplete) Chamber Music Septet
1832 Serenata on themes from Anna Bolena, for piano, harp, bassoon, horn, viola, cello & double bass in E flat major, G. iv/suppl. Chamber Music Serenade
1828 Shall I forget? (Zabudu l'ya), song for voice & piano, G. x94 Vocal Music
1828 Sing not, thou beauty, in my presence (Ne poy, krasavitsa), song for voice & piano, G. x92 Vocal Music
1825 Sonata for viola & piano in D minor, G. iv3 Chamber Music Sonata
1900 Sonata, for bassoon & piano (arranged from first movement of viola sonata by Ivan Kostlan) Chamber Music Sonata
1847 Soon you will forget me (Tï skoro menya pozabudesh'), song for voice & piano, G. x290 Vocal Music
1847 Souvenir d'amitié, for orchestra (after Hummel's Nocturne, Op. 99), G. xviii13 Orchestral Nocturne
1847 Souvenir d'une Mazurka, for piano in B flat major (A Greeting to My Native Land No. 1), G. vi219 Keyboard Mazurka
1851 Souvenirs of a Summer Night in Madrid (Spanish Overture No. 2), for orchestra, G. ii143 Orchestral
1837 Stanzas: Here is the place of the secret meeting (Stansï), song for voice & piano, G. x173 Vocal Music
1824 String Quartet (No. 1) in D major, G. iii67 (incomplete) Chamber Music Quartet
1830 String Quartet (No. 2) in F major, G. iii125 Chamber Music Quartet
1834 Symphony on two Russian themes, for orchestra in D minor, G. i193 (incomplete) Symphony Symphony
1824 Symphony, for orchestra in B flat major. G. xvii142 (incomplete) Symphony
1843 Tarantella, for piano in A minor, G. vi217 Keyboard
1827 Tell me, why? (Skazhi zachem), song for voice & piano, G. x31 Vocal Music Song
1847 Thème écossais varié, for piano in F major (A Greeting to my Native Land No. 4), G. vi240 Keyboard Variations
1843 To Her (K ney), song for voice & piano, G. x283 Vocal Music Song
1840 To Molly (K Molli), song for voice & piano (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 11), G. x254 Vocal Music Art Song
1848 The toasting cup (Zazhdravnïy kubok), song for voice & piano, G. x296 Vocal Music
1840 Travelling Song (Poputnaya pesnya), song for voice & piano (A Farewell to St. Petersburg No. 6), G. x226 Vocal Music Art Song
1832 Trio pathétique, for clarinet (or violin), bassoon (or cello) & piano in D minor, G. iv173 Chamber Music Trio
1829 Trot de cavalerie (i), for piano, 4 hands in G major, G. v3 Keyboard
1829 Trot de cavalerie (ii), for piano, 4 hands in C major, G. v7 Keyboard
1848 Tyashka pechal'i grusten svet (Meine Ruh' ist hin; Marguerite's song from Faust), song for voice & piano, G. x302 Vocal Music
1838 Valse mélodique, for piano in E flat major, G. vi164 Keyboard Waltz
1839 Valse-Fantaisie, for orchestra in B minor, G. ii213 Orchestral Waltz
1839 Valse-Fantaisie, for piano in B minor, G. vi193 Keyboard Waltz
1838 Valse-favorite, for piano in B flat major, G. vi170 Keyboard Waltz
1832 Variations on a theme from Bellini's I Capuleti e i Montecchi, for piano in C major, G. vi118 Keyboard
1826 Variations on a theme from Cherubini's Faniska, for piano in B flat major, G. vi55 Keyboard Variations
1822 Variations on a theme of Mozart, for piano (or harp) in E flat major, G. vi13 Keyboard Variations
1833 Variations on Alyabyev's Solovey (The Nightingale), for piano in E minor, G. vi135 Keyboard Variations
1824 Variations on an original theme, for piano in F major, G. vi1 Keyboard Variations
1826 Variations on Benedetta sia la madre, for piano in E major, G. vi26 Keyboard Variations
1826 Variations on the song Sredi dolinï rovnïye (Among the Gentle Valleys), for piano in A minor, G. vi51 Keyboard Variations
1831 Variations on two themes from the ballet Chao-Kang, for piano in D major, G. vi93 Keyboard Variations
1831 Variazioni brillante on a theme from Donizetti's Anna Bolena, for piano in A major, G. vi79 Keyboard Variations
1832 Venetian Night (Venetsianskaya noch'), song for voice & piano, G. x117 Vocal Music Song
1829 A voice from the other world (Golos s togo svera), song for voice & piano, G. x100 Vocal Music
1848 When I hear your voice (Slïshu li golos tvoy), for voice & piano, G. x294 Vocal Music
1837 Where is our rose? (Gde nasha roza?), song for voice & piano, G. x182 Vocal Music
1827 Why do you cry, fair beauty? (Chto, krasotska molodaya), song for voice & piano, G. x40 Vocal Music Song
1822 Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Work(s) Overview Miscellaneous (Classical)