Edward MacDowell

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At the beginning of the 20th century, MacDowell was regarded as the single most important composer in the American canon.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Woodland Sketches (10) for piano, Op. 51 1896 Keyboard
To a Wild Rose, for piano, Op. 51/1 (Woodland Sketches) 1896 Keyboard
Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 23 1884 Concerto
Sea Pieces (8) for piano, Op. 55 1898 Keyboard
New England Idyls (10) for piano, Op. 62 1901 Keyboard
Piano Sonata No. 2 in G minor ("Eroica"), Op. 50 1894 Keyboard
Piano Sonata No. 4 in E minor ("Keltic"), Op. 59 1900 Keyboard
Suite No. 2 for orchestra ("Indian"), Op. 48 1891 Orchestral
Hexentanz (Witches' Dance), for piano, Op. 17/2 Keyboard
To a Water-lily, for piano, Op. 51/6 (Woodland Sketches) Keyboard
Piano Sonata No. 3 in D minor ("Norse"), Op. 57 1899 Keyboard
Piano Sonata No. 1 in G minor ("Tragica"), Op. 45 1891 Keyboard
Fancies (6) for piano, Op. 7 1898 Keyboard
Fantasiest├╝cke (2) for piano, Op. 17 1883 Keyboard
Fireside Tales (6) for piano, Op. 61 1901 Keyboard
Suite No. 1 for orchestra in D minor, Op. 42 1890 Orchestral
Piano Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 15 1882 Concerto
The Sea, Op. 47/7 1897 Vocal Music
From Uncle Remus, for piano, Op. 51/7 (Woodland Sketches) Keyboard
Virtuoso Etudes (12) for piano, Op. 46 1893 Keyboard
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