Jazeps Vitols

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Outside the Baltic States, the name Jazeps Vitols is little known, but both his output and influence suggest he was an important figure in twentieth century music, especially in his native Latvia. Vitols…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Variations on a Russian Folk Song, (collective compositon with Glazunov, Sokolov, et al) Vocal Music
Minuet for string quartet in B flat major (for collaborative work "Les Vendredis," Book 1, No. 4) Chamber Music
Vilnu dziesma (Song of the Waves), for piano, Op. 41/2 1909 Keyboard
Pie juras (By the Sea), for piano, Op. 43/1 1913 Keyboard
Pastorale for organ Keyboard
For Whom Shall I Sing (Kamlai dziedu), for voice & piano Vocal Music
You Sleep So Peacefully (Tu guli tik mierigi), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Too Late (Par velu) for voice & piano Vocal Music
Riddle (Mikla), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Melodies (Melodijas), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Miniatures (8) for piano, Op. 68 1927 Keyboard
The Gypsy's Dance Song (Ciganu dejas dziesma), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Once Upon a Time (Reiz), for voice & piano Vocal Music
To Her (Vinai), for voice & piano Symphony
In Anticipation (Gaidas), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Last Possessions (Pedejas mantas), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Little Orphan (Barenits), for voice & piano Vocal Music
The Leaf in a Book (Lapa gramata), for voice & piano Vocal Music
White Lambs (Baltie jeri), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Jewels Suite (Dargakeni) for orchestra, Op. 66 1924 Orchestral
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