Alfred Schnittke

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In the early '80s, Schnittke became one of the most talked-about, recorded, and influential composers of the end of the 20th century.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Sonata for cello & piano No. 1 1978 Chamber Music
Suite (Sonata) in the Old Style, for violin & piano (or harpsichord) 1972 Chamber Music
Piano Quintet 1972 Chamber Music
Concerto for piano & strings 1979 Concerto
Trio for violin, viola & cello 1985 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 2 for soloists, chorus & orchestra ("St. Florian") 1979 Symphony
Sonata for violin & piano No. 1 1963 Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 3 1983 Chamber Music
Concerto Grosso No. 1, for 2 violins, harpsichord, prepared piano & 21 strings 1977 Concerto
The Commissar, film score 1967 Film Score
A Paganini, for violin 1982 Chamber Music
Concerto for choir (Concerto for soprano & chorus) 1984 Concerto
The Adventures of a Dentist, film score 1965 Film Score
Sonata for violin & piano No. 2 ("Quasi una sonata") 1968 Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 2 1980 Chamber Music
Penitential Psalms, for chorus 1988 Choral
Canon in Memoriam Igor Stravinsky, for string quartet 1971 Chamber Music
Sacred Hymns (3) for chorus 1983 Choral
Sounding Letters (Klingende Buchstaben), for cello solo 1988 Chamber Music
Sport, Sport, Sport, film music 1971 Film Score
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