Charles Gounod

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Charles Gounod (1818-1893) was one of the most popular French composers of the 19th century, best known for Faust.
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Compositions

Year Title
A Cécile, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
A la brise (Aura gentil che mormori), song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
A la nuit, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
A toi mon coeur, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
A une bourse, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
A une jeune fille, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
A une jeune grecque, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
Absence, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1876 L'absent, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Aimons-nous, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
L'âme d'un ange, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
L'âme de la morte, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
L'arithmétique, partsong for children's chorus (La prière et l'étude No. 1) Vocal Music
The Arrow and the Song, for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Au printemps, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
Au rossignol, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1842 Aubade, song for voice & piano (Six Songs No. 3) Vocal Music
Ave Maria, for voice & piano No. 2 (after a second prelude by J.S. Bach) Vocal Music Song
1852 Ave Maria, for voice & piano, CG (after Bach's Prelude No. 1 from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1) Vocal Music Ave Maria
Ave Maria, song for voice & piano in B flat major Vocal Music Sacred music
Ave regina coelorum, for soprano, tenor & organ in A flat major (also with "Ave Maria" text) Choral
Ave verum, for chorus & orchestra or organ in E flat major (Motets solennels No. 2) Choral Motet
L'aveu, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Le banc de pierre, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Barcarola for soprano, baritone & piano Vocal Music
Berceuse, for violin & piano (arranged from "Peacefully Slumber") Chamber Music
Beware: I know a maiden, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
Biondina, song cycle for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Blessures, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Boire à l'ombre, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Boléro, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
By Babylon's Wave, for men's chorus Choral
Le calme, romance without words for piano No. 4 in D flat major (based on an aria from "La nonne sanglante") Keyboard Solo
Le calme, song for voice & piano (from an aria in "La nonne sanglante") Vocal Music
Ce que je suis sans toi, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Chanson d'avril: sérénade de passant, for voice & piano Vocal Music
1841 La chanson du pêcheur, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Chanson du printemps, for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
1866 La Chanson du Printemps, romance without words for piano No. 5 Keyboard Song Without Words
Chanson printanière, for voice & piano Vocal Music
1851 Le chant d'Euryclée, song for voice & piano (from "Ulysse") Vocal Music
Chants sacrés, 60 part songs for voices & organ in 3 volumes Choral Motet
Christus factus est, for soprano or tenor, piano or organ, orchestra & harmonium ad lib. in B flat major Choral
Le ciel a visité la terre, song for voice or unison chorus & piano (or organ) Vocal Music Song
La cigale et la fourmi, partsong Vocal Music
1876 Cinq Mars, opera, CG 10 Opera Opera
1860 La colombe, opera, CG 6 Opera Opera
Communion for organ Keyboard Communion
Compliment, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Concertino for flute & chamber orchestra (edited from incomplete manuscript by D. Sackmann) Concerto
Crépuscule, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1851 D'un coeur qui t'aime, for double chorus (also with piano or organ) Choral
D'un coeur qui t'aime, for soprano, alto & piano Vocal Music
1855 Dans cette étable, for chorus & orchestra (Grands choeurs No. 2) Choral
Danse roumaine, for pedal piano & orchestra Concerto
1865 Déesse ou femme, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Départ, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
Les deux pigeons, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Donne-moi cette fleur, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Entreat me not to leave thee, song for voice & piano or organ ("Ruth's Song") Vocal Music Song
Envoi de fleurs, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
An Evening Service, for chorus & organ Choral Magnificat
Fantasy on the Russian National Anthem for pedal piano & orchestra Concerto Fantasy
1856 Faust, opera, CG 4 Opera Opera
1839 Fernand, scene for soloists & orchestra, CG 46 Vocal Music Scene
The fountain mingles with the river, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
The fountains mingle with the river, for voice & piano Vocal Music
Funeral March of a Marionette, for piano or orchestra in D minor Keyboard March
1871 Gallia: Lamentation, motet for soprano, chorus, orchestra & organ, CG 40 Choral Lament
Good Night, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Heureux sera le jour, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Hymne à la nuit, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Hymn
1864 Hymne à Sainte-Cécile for violin, harps, timpani, winds & double bass or for violin, organ & piano (also published as "Ave Verum") Chamber Music Hymn
1843 Hymne en français, for soloists, chorus & orchestra Choral Hymn
If thou art sleeping, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
Ilala: stances à la mémoire de Livingston, song for voice & piano or orchestra Vocal Music Art Song
1888 Impromptu for piano in G major, CG 580 Keyboard Impromptu
Invocation, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
It is not always May, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1871 Ivy (Le lierre), romance without words for piano in B flat major Keyboard Song Without Words
Je ne puis espérer, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Jeanne d'Arc et les voix du ciel, song for 2 voices & piano Vocal Music
Jésus de Nazareth, for baritone & piano with organ ad lib. or baritone, chorus & orchestra ("Nazareth") Vocal Music
The King of Love my shepherd is (Le roi d'amour est mon pasteur), song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1840 À la lune, for piano Keyboard Character Piece
A la Madone, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
A Lay of the Early Spring, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1842 Le lever, song for voice & piano (Six Songs No. 5) Vocal Music
Little Celandine (Fleur des bois), for soprano, alto & piano Vocal Music
Loin du pays, song for voice & piano (or for chorus) Vocal Music Art Song
Ma belle amie est morte, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
Maid of Athens, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Marche nuptiale, for piano (or piano, 4 hands) in F major Keyboard
Marche pontificale, for orchestra ("Marche romaine") Orchestral March
Marche religieuse, for orchestra in C major ("Marche festivale") Orchestral
Marche solennelle, for orchestra (or piano, piano 4 hands, or organ) in E flat major Orchestral March
Marche-Fanfare for 12th Hussars, for brass band (or piano, 4 hands) in E flat major ("La Ronde") Band Music Round
1854 Marguerite, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1837 Marie Stuart et Rizzio, scene for soloists & orchestra, CG 44 Vocal Music Scene
1843 Mass for a capella chorus Choral Mass
1841 Mass for alto, tenor, male chorus & large orchestra in A minor/E flat major Choral Mass
1845 Mass for male chorus & organ in C major Choral Mass
1857 Le médécin malgré lui, opera, CG 3 Opera Opera
Meditation on Prelude No. 1 of Bach, for violin or cello & piano with organ or cello ad lib. (or other instrumental arrangement) Chamber Music Meditation
Medjé, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Mélancolie, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
1840 Mélodies (6) for horn & piano Chamber Music
Messe brève No. 5 aux séminaires, for 2 tenors, bass, male chorus & organ in C major Choral
1877 Messe brève No. 7 aux chapelles, for 2 voices & organ or harmonium (or for soloists, chorus & organ or piano) in C major Choral Mass
Messe brève pour les morts (Requiem), for soloists, double chorus & orchestra in F major Choral
Messe pour les sociétés communautés réligieuses No. 2, for male chorus and organ ad lib. in G major Choral Mass
Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile for soloists, chorus, orchestra & organ in G major Choral Mass
Messe solennelle No. 3 de Paques, for chorus & orchestra in E flat major Choral Mass
Messe solennelle No. 4 for chorus & 2 organs ("Messe Chorale") Choral Mass
Mignon, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
1863 Mireille, opera, CG 8 Opera Opera
Miserere, for 4 soloists, chorus & organ ad lib. Choral Sacred music
Missa angeli custodes, for soloists, chorus & organ in C major Choral Sacred music
Mon habit, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Mors et vita, trilogy of oratorios for soloists, chorus & orchestra, CG 33 Choral Oratorio
My true love hath my heart, for chorus & piano (or voice & piano; New Part Songs, first series, No. 5) Vocal Music
Noël, for soprano, alto, female chorus & piano with organ ad lib. Choral
1852 La nonne sanglante, opera, CG 2 Opera Opera
1842 O ma belle rebelle, song for voice & piano (Six Songs No. 2) Vocal Music Art Song
O salutaris, for chorus & piano or organ in C major Choral Sacred music
O salutaris, for mezzo-soprano, tenor & organ in A flat major (published in "60 chants sacrés, Vol. 1") Vocal Music Motet
Offertorium for organ Keyboard Offertory
Oh happy home!, song for voice & piano (or orchestra) Vocal Music Art Song
Oh! dille tu!, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Oh! that we two were maying, song for voice & piano with harmonium & viola ad lib. Vocal Music
Où voulez-vous aller?, song for voice, piano & violin (or cello or flute or harmonium) Vocal Music
La pâquerette, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Par une belle nuit, nocturne for soprano, alto & piano Vocal Music Nocturne
Pater Noster, for 5 voices, chorus & organ Choral
Pater noster, for chorus & organ Choral
Peacefully Slumber (Clos ta paupière), song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1889 Pedal Piano Concerto in E flat major Concerto Concerto
Per sanctissimam virginitatem, for 4 equal voices in A flat major (published in "60 chants sacrés") Choral Motet
Petit quatour, for string quartet in C major Chamber Music Quartet
Petite étude-scherzo, for 2 double basses in D major Chamber Music Etude
1885 Petite symphonie for flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 horns & 2 bassoons in E flat major Chamber Music
1859 Philémon et Baucis, opera, CG 5 Opera Opera
Les pifferari, impromptu for piano in F major Keyboard
1869 Polyeucte, opera, CG 11 Opera Opera
Preludes and Fugues (6) for piano, CG 587 Keyboard Prelude & Fugue
1842 Le premier jour de mai, song for voice & piano (Six Songs No. 1) Vocal Music Song
Premier prélude de J.S. Bach ("Vers sur un album"), song for voice & piano (or chorus, violin & orchestra; same melody as Ave Maria) Vocal Music
Prends garde, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
La Prière de Jeanne d'Arc, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Prière du soir (Evening Song), song for voice & piano or organ Vocal Music Song
Prière du soir, for chorus (also with piano & organ ad lib.) Choral Chorus
Prière, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Primavera, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
Quand l'enfant prie, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Quanti Mai, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
Queen of Love, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
La rédemption, trilogy of oratorios for soloists, chorus & orchestra, CG 32 Choral Oratorio
Regina coeli, for 5 voices in A flat major Choral Sacred music
1861 La reine de Saba, opera, CG 7 Opera Opera
La reine du matin, song for voice & piano (from "La reine de Saba") Vocal Music
Repentir ("O Divine Redeemer"), song for mezzo-soprano & orchestra Vocal Music Song
Réponse de Medjé, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
1893 Requiem for soloists, chorus & piano or organ in C major (arranged & edited by H. Busser) Choral Requiem
Rêverie, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Ring out, wild bells, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Romances without Words (2) for piano Keyboard
1865 Roméo et Juliette, opera, CG 9 Opera Opera
La Rondinella Pellegrina, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Le ruisseau, for soloist & 3 equal voices Choral
Saltarello for orchestra Orchestral Saltarello
La salutation angélique (Angelic Greeting), song for voice, piano, violin or cello & organ ad lib., CG 37d Vocal Music Cantata
1850 Sapho, opera, CG 1 Opera Opera
The sea hath its pearls, song for voice & piano with harmonium or violin ad lib. Vocal Music
1855 Les sept paroles du N.S. Jésus-Christ sur la croix, for chorus Choral
Sérénade, for voice & piano with harmonium or cello ad lib. ("Chantez, riez, dormez") Vocal Music Serenade
Si vous n'ouvrez votre fenêtre, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1871 La siesta, for 2 sopranos & piano Vocal Music
Soir d'automne, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
1864 Le Soir, romance without words for piano No. 3 Keyboard Song Without Words
1840 Le soir, song for voice, horn & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Solitude, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
1839 Sonata for piano, 4 hands in E flat major, CG 617 Keyboard Sonata
1842 Songs (6) for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Sous le feuillage, for soprano, alto & piano Vocal Music
Souvenance, nocturne for piano in E flat major Keyboard Nocturne
Le souvenir, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Stances: si la mort est le but, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
String Quartet No. 1 in G minor (unpublished) Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 2 in A major Chamber Music Quartet
String Quartet No. 3 in A minor (published) Chamber Music Quartet
String Quartet No. 3 in F major (dedicated to Mme. Dergenétais; unpublished) Chamber Music
Suite concertante for pedal piano & orchestra Concerto Suite
Sweet baby sleep, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Symphony No. 1 in D major Symphony Symphony
Symphony No. 2 in E flat major Symphony Symphony
Symphony No. 3 in C major (fragment) Orchestral Symphony
Te Deum for soloists or small chorus, chorus, harps & organ in G major Choral
Le temps des roses, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Song
There is a green hill far away, for voice & piano or organ Vocal Music Song
1864 Tobie, oratorio, CG 31 Choral Oratorio
Tombez mes ailes!, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Tout l'univers obéit à l'amour, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
1878 Le tribut de Zamora, opera, CG 12 Opera Opera
Le vacances, song for children's chorus (or for voice & piano) Vocal Music
1840 Le vallon, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
1838 La Vendetta, cantata for soprano, tenor & orchestra, CG 45 Vocal Music Cantata
Le Vendredi-Saint, for chorus (also with piano) Choral
La veneziana, barcarolle for piano in G minor Keyboard
1842 Venise, song for voice & piano (Six Songs No. 6) Vocal Music Song
Viens, les gazons sont verts, song for voice & piano Vocal Music Art Song
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Work(s) Overview Miscellaneous (Classical)
The Worker, song for voice & piano (or orchestra) Vocal Music Art Song