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1875
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR, GLIERE, HAHN and RAVEL were born;
BIZET died
LALO (52)
Allegro Symphonique
GOLDMARK (45)
The Queen of Sheba, opera
BORODIN (42-6)
String Quartet No 1(1878-9)
BRAHMS (42)
Fifteen Neues Liebeslieder for piano duet
String Quartet No 3
PONCHIELLI (41)
A Gaetano Donizetti, cantata
CUI (40)
Angelo, opera
SAINT-SAËNS (40)
Piano Concerto No 4
BIZET (37)
fp Carmen, opera
MUSSORGSKY (34-38)
Songs and Dances of Death, song cycle (1875-7)
TCHAIKOVSKY (35)
Symphony No 3, Polish
Swan Lake, ballet
String Quartet in Eb minor
DVORAK (34)
Symphony No 5
Serenade for Strings
String Quintet, with double-bass
Piano Quartet
Piano Trio
Moravian Duets for voices and piano
BOITO (33)
La Notte Difonde, for four voices and piano
MASSENET (33)
Eve, oratorio
SULLIVAN (33)
Trial by Jury, operetta
The Zoo, operetta
GRIEG (32)
Peer Gynt, incidental music
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (31)
Quartet No 1
Three Pieces for piano
Six Fugues
FAURÉ (30)
Allegro Symphonique, for orchestra
Suite for orchestra
Les Djinns, for chorus and orchestra
DUPARC (27)
Lénore, symphonic poem
MESSAGER (22)
Symphony

1876
FALLA, WOLF-FERRARI, CARPENTER, BRIAN and RUGGLES were born
WAGNER (63)
fp Siegfried, music drama
fp Gotterdammerung, music drama
GOUNOD (58)
Cinq-Mars, opera (1876-7)
FRANCK (54)
Les Eolides, symphonic poem
RAFF (54)
Symphony No 7
LALO (53)
Cello Concerto
SMETANA (52)
The Kiss, opera
String Quartet No 1, From My Life
GOLDMARK (46)
Rustic Wedding, symphony
BRAHMS (43)
Symphony No 1 (completed)
PONCHIELLI (42)
La Gioconda, opera
SAINT-SAËNS (41)
The Deluge, oratorio
DELIBES (40)
Sylvia, ballet
TCHAIKOVSKY (36)
Slavonic March, for orchestra
Variations on a Rococo Theme, for cello and orchestra
DVORAK (35)
Piano Concerto in G minor
String Quartet in E major
Piano Trio
Stabat Mater
MASSENET (34)
Suite for orchestra No 5, Scenes napolitaines
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (32)
Sextet for strings Quintet for piano and wind
WIDOR (32)
Piano Concerto
FAURÉ (31)
Violin Sonata in A major
GODARD (27)
Violin Concerto No 2, Concerto romantique
d'INDY (25)
Attendez-moi sous l'Orme, opera (1877-8)
Anthony and Cleopatra, overture
STANFORD (24)
Symphony in Bb major
LIADOV (21)
Birulki, for piano
WOLF (16 30)
Nachgelassene Werke (1876 90)
DEBUSSY (14-17)
Trio in G minor (1878-9)
STRAUSS, R. (12)
Festmarch, for orchestra, Op 1
1877
AUBERT, DOHNANYI and QUILTER were born
RAFF (55)
Symphony No 8
Thuringer Suite, for orchestra
Benedetto Marcello, opera (unperformed)
(1877)
Die Tageszeiten, for chorus, piano and orchestra (1877-8)
BRUCKNER (53)
Symphony No 5 (revised 1878)
BRAHMS (44)
Symphony No 2
SAINT-SAËNS (42)
Samson and Delilah, opera
Suite for orchestra
La Jeunesse d'Hercule, symphonic poem
TCHAIKOVSKY (37)
Symphony No 4
Francesca da Rimini, symphonic fantasy
Waltz-Scherzo, for violin and orchestra
CHABRIER (36)
L'Etoile, opera
DVORAK (36)
The Cunning Peasant, opera
Symphonic Variations for orchestra
String Quartet in D minor
BOITO (35)
Nerone, operatic tragedy (1877-1915)
MASSENET (35)
Le Roi de Lahore, opera
Narcisse, cantata
SULLIVAN (35)
The Sorcerer, operetta
'The Lost Chord', song
STANFORD (25)
Festival Overture
MESSAGER (24)
Don Juan et Haydee, cantata
JANACEK (23)
Suite for strings
WOLF (17)
Lieder aus der Jugendzeit (1877-8)
Lieder nach verschiedenen Dichtern (1877-97)
BOELLMANN (15)
Piano Quartet

1878
BOUGHTON, HOLBROOKE and SCHREKER were born
GOUNOD (60)
Marche Religieuse, for orchestra
OFFENBACH (59)
Madame Favart, operetta
FRANCK (56)
Cantabile for organ
Fantaisie, for organ
Piece héroique, for organ
BRUCKNER (54)
Abendzauber, for baritone and male chorus
SMETANA (54)
The Secret, opera
Czech Dances
BRAHMS (45)
Piano Concerto No 2 (1878-81)
Violin Concerto Violin Sonata No 1 (1878-9)
SAINT-SAËNS (43)
Symphony No 2
BRUCH (40)
Violin Concerto No 2
STAINER (38)
The Daughter of Jairus, cantata
TCHAIKOVSKY (38)
Violin Concerto
DVORAK (37)
Serenade in D minor, for orchestra
Slavonic Dances, for orchestra, first series
Slavonic Rhapsodies, for orchestra
String Sextet
Bagatelles for two violins, cello and harmonium or piano
SULLIVAN (36)
Henry VIII, incidental music
HMS Pinafore, operetta
The Martyr of Antioch, oratorio
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (34)
May Night, opera
Variations on B.A.C.H., for piano
Four Pieces for piano
SARASATE (34)
Zigeunerweisen, orchestral fantasy
FAURÉ (33)
Violin Concerto
PARRY (30)
Piano Concerto
Symphony No l (1879-82)
GODARD (29)
Les Bijoux de Jeanette, opera
La Tasse, dramatic symphony for solo voices, chorus and orchestra
Piano Concerto
d'INDY (27)
The Enchanted Forest, ballad-symphony
Piano Quartet in A major (1878-88)
MESSAGER (25)
Fleur d'Oranger, ballet
ELGAR (21)
Romance, for violin and piano (or orchestra)
Promenades, for wind

1879
BRIDGE, SCOTT, COWELL, CANTELOUBE, HARTY, IRELAND and RESPIGHI were born
LISZT (68)
Via Crucis
GADE (62)
En Sommertag paa Landet, for orchestra
GOUNOD (61)
The Redemption, oratorio
FRANCK (57)
Béatitudes, cantata Piano Quintet in F minor
RAFF (57)
Symphony No 9 Weltende, oratorio (1879-81)
BRUCKNER (55)
String Quartet
BRAHMS (46)
Rhapsody in G minor, for piano
Rhapsody in B minor, for piano
p Piano Studies, Books III-V
SAINT-SAËNS (44)
Suite Algerienne
Violin Concerto No 2
MUSSORGSKY (40)
'Song of the Flea', song
TCHAIKOVSKY (39)
Eugene Onegin, opera
Capriccio Italien, for orchestra
Piano Concerto No 2 (1879-80)
CHABRIER (38)
Une Education manquée, operetta
DVORAK (38)
Czech Suite, for orchestra
Festival March
Polonaise in Eb for orchestra
Mazurka for violin and orchestra
Violin Concerto in A minor (1879-80)
String Quartet in Eb major
MASSENET (37)
Suite for Orchestra No 6 Scenes de féerie
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (35)
Legend, for orchestra (1879-80)
Sinfonietta on Russian Themes
FAURÉ (34)
Piano Quartet No 1
DUPARC (31)
La Roussalka, opera (1879-95) (destroyed)
GODARD (30)
Scenes poétiques
d'INDY (28)
Le Chant de la Cloche, opera (1879-83)
LIADOV (24)
Arabesque, for piano
ELGAR (22)
Harmony Music, for wind instruments
Intermezzos for Wind, five pieces
WOLF (19)
String Quartet (1879-80)
MASCAGNI (16)
Symphony in C minor
STRAUSS, R. (15)
Overture in A minor

1880
BLOCH, MEDTNER, PIZZETTI were born;
OFFENBACH died
LISZT (69)
Hungarian Rhapsodies Nos 1-20 (c1880)
GADE (63)
Violin Concerto
FRANCK (58)
L'Organiste, fifty-five pieces for harmonium
RAFF (58)
Die Sterne, for chorus and orchestra
BORODIN (47)
In the Steppes of Central Asia, orchestral 'picture'
BRAHMS (47)
Academic Festival Overture
Tragic Overture (1880-1)
Piano Trio No 2 (1880-2)
PONCHIELLI (46)
In Figliuol Prodigo, opera
SAINT-SAËNS (45)
Violin Concerto No 3
MUSSORGSKY (41)
Turkish March, for orchestra
Piano Pieces
Five Popular Russian Songs for male chorus
TCHAIKOVSKY (40)
Romeo and Juliet, overture (final revision)
Serenade for strings
CHABRIER (39)
Dix pieces pittoresques, for piano
DVORAK (39)
Symphony No 6
Violin Sonata in F major
Seven Gipsy Songs
MASSENET (38)
La Vièrge, oratorio
SULLIVAN (38)
The Pirates of Penzance, operetta
GRIEG (37)
Two Elegiac Melodies
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (36)
The Snow Maiden, opera (1880-1)
WIDOR (36)
La Korrigane, ballet
FAURÉ (35)
Berceuse, for violin and piano
GODARD (31)
Symphony Diane. poeme dramatique
d'INDY (29)
Le Camp de Wallenstein, symphonic overture, Part I of Wallenstein Trilogy
JANACEK (26)
Dumka, for violin and piano
HUMPERDINCK (26)
Humoreske
CHAUSSON (25)
Les Caprices de Marianne, opera
Joan of Arc, for chorus
SINDING (24)
Carmen nuptiale, for voices and orchestra
MAHLER (20)
Klagende Lieder
PADEREWSKI (20)
Violin Sonata
WOLF (20-28)
Eichendorff-Lieder (1887-8)
DEBUSSY (18)
Andante for piano
Danse bohémienne, for piano
'La belle au bois dormant', song (1881-3)
STRAUSS, R. (16)
Symphony in D minor
String Quartet
BUSONI (14)
String Quartet No 1 (1880-1)

1881
BARTOK, ENESCO and MIASKOWSKI were born;
MUSSORGSKY, VIEUXTEMPS and WIENIAWSKI died
LISZT (70)
Mephisto Waltz
GOUNOD (63)
Le Tribut de Zamora, opera
OFFENBACH (posthumous)
fp The Tales of Hoffman, operetta
FRANCK (59)
Rebecca, for soli, chorus and orchestra
RAFF (59)
Die Eifersuchfigen, opera (unperformed)
LALO (58)
Rhapsodie norvégienne
BRUCKNER (57)
Symphony No 6
SMETANA (57)
fp Libuse, opera
BORODIN (48)
String Quartet No 2
CUI (46)
Marche solennelle
BRUCH (43)
p Kol Nidrei, for cello and piano (or orchestra)
TCHAIKOVSKY (41)
Joan of Arc, opera
DVORAK (40)
Legends, for orchestra
String Quartet in C major
MASSENET (39)
Suite for orchestra No 7, Scenes alsaciennes
Hérodiade, opera
SULLIVAN (39)
Patience, operetta
GRIEG (38)
Norwegian Dances
FAURÉ (36)
Le Ruisseau, for voices and piano
Ballade for piano and orchestra
STANFORD (29)
The Veiled Prophet, opera
DEBUSSY (19)
Fugue for piano
MASCAGNI (18)
Symphony in F major
In Filanda, for voices and orchestra
STRAUSS, R. (17)
Violin Concerto in D minor (1881-2)
GLAZUNOV (16)
Overture on Greek Themes, No 1 (1881)
Symphony No 1
NIELSEN (16)
Sonato No 1 in G for violin and piano (unpublished) (1881-2)
SIBELIUS (16)
Piano Quartet (1881-2)
Piano Trio (1881-2)

1882
GRAINGER, KODALY, MALIPIERO, STRAVINSKY, PONCE and TURINA were born; RAFF died
THOMAS (71)
Françoise de Rimini, opera
WAGNER (69)
fp Parsifal, music drama
FRANCK (60)
Hulda, opera (1882-5)
Le chasseur maudit, symphonic poem
RAFF (60)
Symphonies No 10 and No 11
LALO (59)
Ballet Suites Nos 1 and 2, Namouna
SMETANA (58)
String Quartet No 2
BRAHMS (49)
String Quintet No 1
PONCHIELLI (48)
In Memoria di Garibaldi, cantata
DELIBES (46)
Le Roi s'amuse, incidental music
TCHAIKOVSKY (42)
181Z, overture Piano Trio in A minor
DVORAK (41)
My horn e, overture
SULLIVAN (40)
Iolanthe, operetta
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (38)
Piano Concerto (1882-3)
WIDOR (38)
Violin Concerto
FAURÉ (37)
Romance, for violin and orchestra
La Naissance de Venus, for soli, chorus and orchestra
GODARD (33)
Symphonie, ballet
d'INDY (31)
La Mort de Wallenstein, symphonic overture, Part 3 of Wallenstein Trilogy
STANFORD (30)
Serenade in G for orchestra
Elegiac Symphony
CHAUSSON (27)
Viviane, symphonic poem
Poeme de l'amour et de la mer, for voice and piano (1882-92)
Piano Trio
SINDING (26)
Piano Quintet (1882)
IPPOLITOV-IVANOV (23)
Yar-Khmel, for orchestra
MAHLER (22)
Lieder und Gesange aus der Jugendzeit
MACDOWELL (21)
Piano Concerto No 1
DEBUSSY (20)
Intermezzo, for orchestra
Printemps, for women's choir and orchestra
Triomphe de Bacchus, for piano duet
Two Four-part Fugues for piano
PIERNE (19)
Edith, cantata
STRAUSS, R. (18)
Horn Concerto No 1 (1882-3)
GLAZUNOV (17)
Overture on Greek Themes, No 2 (1882-5)
String Quartet
NIELSEN (17)
Two Character Pieces for piano (unpublished)
String Quartet in Dm (unpublished)
Duet in A, for two violins (unpublished) (1882-3)
BUSONI (16)
Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, for male voice and orchestra
Il Sabato del villagio, for solo voices, chorus and orchestra
Serenata, for cello and piano

1883
BAX, CASELLA, SZYMANOWSKI, BERNERS, WEBERN and PARKER were born; FLOTOW and WAGNER died
BRUCKNER (59)
Symphony No 7
SMETANA (59)
The Prague Carnival
String Quartet No 2
STRAUSS, J. (II) (58)
Eine Nacht in Venedig, operetta
BRAHMS (50)
Symphony No 3
DELIBES (47)
Lakmé, opera
CUI (48)
Suite Concertante, for violin and orchestra
CHABRIER (42)
fp Espana, orchestral rhapsody
Trois valses romantiques, for piano duo
DVORAK (42)
Husitska, overture
Scherzo Capriccioso for orchestra
Piano Trio in F minor
GRIEG (40)
Lyric Pieces for piano, Book II
FAURÉ (38)
Elégie, in C minor
PARRY (35)
Symphony No 2, Cambridge
The Birds, incidental music
GODARD (34)
Symphonie Gothique
CATALANI (29)
Dejanire, opera
ELGAR (26)
Une Idyll, for violin and piano (c1883)
Fugue for oboe and violin
MAHLER (23)
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, song cycle
for voice and orchestra
WOLF (23)
Penthesilea, symphonic poem (1884-5)
MACDOWELL (22)
Modern Suite No 1, for piano
DEBUSSY (21)
Invocation, for men's chorus and orchestra
Le Gladiateur, cantata
PIERNE (20)
Le chemin de l'amour, opera-comique
Trois pieces formant suite de concert, for orchestra.
d'ALBERT (19)
Suite for piano
STRAUSS, R. (19)
Concert Overture
Piano Quartet (1883)
DUKAS (18)
King Lear, overture
GLAZUNOV (18)
Serenade No 1
String Quartet
NIELSEN (18)
Piano Trio in G (unpublished)
BUSONI (17)
Piano Sonata in F minor

1884
GRIFFES and GRUENBERG were born;
SMETANA died
GADE (67)
Holbergiana Suite
GOUNOD (66)
fp Mors et Vita, oratorio
FRANCK (62)
Les djinns, symphonic poem for piano and orchestra
Prélude, Chorale et Fugue, for piano
'Nocturne', song
LALO (61)
Scherzo
BRUCKNER (60)
Symphony No 8, Apocalyptic (possibly 1887, revised 1890)
Te Deum
BRAHMS (51)
Symphony No 4 (1884-5)
BALAKIREV (47)
Russia, symphonic poem
TCHAIKOVSKY (44)
Mazeppa, opera Concert-fantasy, for piano and orchestra
MASSENET (42)
Manon, opera
SULLIVAN (42)
Princess Ida, operetta
GRIEG (41)
Lyric Pieces for piano, Book III
FAURÉ (39)
Symphony in D minor (unpublished)
GODARD (35)
Pedro de Zalamea, opera Symphonie Orientale
d'INDY (33)
Lied for cello (or viola) and orchestra
Saugefleurie, orchestral legend
STANFORD (32)
Canterbury Pilgrims, opera Savonarola, opera
CHAUSSON (29)
Hélene, opera (1884-5)
PUCCINI (26)
Le Villi, opera
PADEREWSKI (24)
Polish Dances for piano, Books I and II
MACDOWELL (23)
Forest Idylls, for piano
DEBUSSY (22)
Suite for orchestra No 1 Divertissement No 1, for orchestra
Diane au bois, for chorus
L'enfant prodigue, cantata
PARKER (21)
Concert Overture Regulus, overture heroique
Venetian Overture
Scherzo for orchestra
d'ALBERT (20)
Piano Concerto in Bb
STRAUSS, R. (20)
Symphony in F minor
p Serenade for wind
p Cello Sonata
GLAZUNOV (19)
Serenade No 2
DUKAS (19)
Gotz von Berlichingen, overture

1885
BERG, BUTTERWORTH, RIEGGER, WELLESZ, TAYLOR and VARESE born
FRANCK (63)
Symphonic Variations, for piano and orchestra
STRAUSS, J. (II) (60)
Zigeunerbaron, operetta
BORODIN (52)
Petite Suite, for piano Scherzo in Ab for piano
PONCHIELLI (51)
Marion Delorme, opera
SAINT-SAËNS (50)
Violin Sonata No 1
TCHAIKOVSKY (45)
Manfred Symphony
CHABRIER (44)
Habanera, for piano
DVORAK (44)
Symphony No 7
The Spectre's Bride, cantata
MASSENET (43)
Le Cid, opera
SULLIVAN (43)
The Mikado, operetta
GRIEG (42)
Holberg Suite, for piano or strings
WIDOR (41)
Conte d'avril, incidental music
Les Jacobites, incidental music
PARRY (37)
Guinevere, opera (1885-6)
MESSAGER (32)
La Béarnaise, operetta
MACDOWELL (24)
p Hamlet and Ophelia, symphonic poem
DEBUSSY (23)
Almanzor, for chorus
PARKER (22)
Symphony String Quartet
PIERNE (22)
Symphonic Overture Fantaisie-Ballet, for piano and orchestra
GLAZUNOV (20)
Stenka Razin, tone poem
SIBELIUS (20)
String Quartet

1886
COATES, DUPRE and SCHOECK were born; LISZT and PONCHIELLI died
LITOLFF (68)
Les Templiers, vocal score
FRANCK (64)
Violin Sonata in A major
LALO (63)
Symphony in G minor
GOLDMARK (56)
Merlin, opera
BORODIN (53)
Serenata alla Spagnola (Movement in string quartet 'B-La-F')
BRAHMS (53)
Cello Sonata No 2 Violin Sonatas Nos 2 and 3
CUI (51)
Deux Morceaux, for cello and orchestra
SAINT-SAËNS (51)
Le Carnaval des animaux, for piano and orchestra
Symphony No 3 with organ and two pianos
CHABRIER (45)
Gwendoline, opera
DVORAK (45)
Slavonic Dances, for orchestra, second series
St Ludmila, oratorio
SULLIVAN (44)
The Golden Legend, cantata
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (42)
Fantasia Concertante on Russian Themes, for violin and orchestra
WIDOR (42)
Mare Ambros, Lyric drama Symphony No 2
FAURÉ (41)
Piano Quartet No 2
PARRY (38)
Suite moderne, for orchestra
GODARD (37)
Symphony Legendaire
d'INDY (35)
Symphony on a French Mountain Air Suite in D for trumpet, two flutes and string quartet
STANFORD (34)
The Revenge, choral-ballad
MESSAGER (33)
Les deux pigeons, ballet
CATALANI (32)
Edmea, opera
CHAUSSON (31)
Hymne Vedique, for chorus and orchestra
Solitude dans les bois, for orchestra
ALBENIZ (26)
Recuerdos de Viaje, for piano
Torre Bermeja, for piano
DELIUS (24)
Florida Suite, for orchestra
GERMAN (24)
The Rival Poets, operetta
PIERNE (23)
Don Luis, opera-comique
d'ALBERT (22)
Symphony in F
STRAUSS, R. (22)
Aus Italien, symphonic fantasia
Macbeth, symphonic poem (1886-90)
GLAZUNOV (21)
Symphony No 2
BUSONI (20)
String Quartet in C minor
Little Suite for cello and piano
CILEA (20)
Piano Trio
SATIE (20)
Ogives, for piano
HOLBROOKE (18)
Piano Concerto (1886-90)
1887
TOCH and VILLA-LOBOS were born; BORODIN died
VERDI (74)
fp Otello, opera
GADE (70)
p Violin Sonata No 3
FRANCK (65)
Prelude, Chorale et Finale, for piano
STRAUSS, J. (II) (62)
Simplizius, operetta
BRAHMS (54)
Double Concerto for violin, cello and orchestra
Zigeunerlieder
BRUCH (49)
Symphony No 3 STAINER (47)
St Mary Magdalen, cantata Jubilee, cantata The Crucifixion, oratorio
CHABRIER (46)
Le Roi malgré lui, opera
DVORAK (46)
Piano Quintet in A major Piano Quartet in Eb major Terzetto for two violins and viola
MASSENET (45)
Parade Militaire
SULLIVAN (45)
Ruddigore, operetta
GRIEG (44)
Violin Sonata No 3
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (43)
Capriccio espagnol, for orchestra
BRUCKNER (60)
Symphony No 8, Apocalyptic (possibly 1887, revised 1890)
Te Deum
BRAHMS (51)
Symphony No 4 (1884-5)
BALAKIREV (47)
1885
BERG, BUTTERWORTHI RIEGGER, WELLESZ, TAYLOR and VARESE born
FRANCK (63)
Symphonic Variations, for piano and orchestra
Russia, symphonic poem
STRAUSS, J. (II) (60)
Zigeunerbaron, operetta
TCHAIKOVSKY (44)
Mazeppa, opera
BORODIN (52)
Petite Suite, for piano
Scherzo in Ab for piano
PONCHIELLI (51)
Marion Delorme, opera
SAINT-SAËNS (50)
Violin Sonata No 1
TCHAIKOVSKY (45)
Concert-fantasy, for piano and orchestra
MASSENET (42)
Manon, opera
SULLIVAN (42)
Princess Ida, operetta
GRIEG (41)
Lyric Pieces for piano, Book III
FAURÉ (39)
Symphony in D minor (unpublished)
GODARD (35)
Pedro de Zalamea, opera Symphonie Orientale
d'INDY (33)
Lied for cello (or viola)
and orchestra
Saugefleurie, orchestral legend
STANFORD (32)
Canterbury Pilgrims, opera
Savonarola, opera
CHAUSSON (29)
Hélene, opera (1884-5)
PUCCINI (26)
Le Villi, opera
PADEREWSKI (24)
Polish Dances for piano, Books I and II
MACDOWELL (23)
Forest Idylls, for piano
DEBUSSY (22)
Suite for orchestra No 1 Divertissement No 1, for orchestra Diane au bois, for chorus L'enfant prodigue, cantata
PARKER (21)
Concert Overture Regulus, overture heroique Venetian Overture Scherzo for orchestra
d'ALBERT (20)
Piano Concerto in Bb
STRAUSS, R. (20)
Symphony in F minor p Serenade for wind p Cello Sonata
GLAZUNOV (19)
Serenade No 2
DUKAS (19)
Götz von Berlichingen, overture
Manfred Symphony
CHABRIER (44)
Habanera, for piano
DVORAK (44)
Symphony No 7 The Spectre's Bride, cantata
MASSENET (43)
Le Cid, opera
SULLIVAN (43)
The Mikado, operetta
GRIEG (42)
Holberg Suite, for piano or strings
WIDOR (41)
Conte d'avril, incidental music Les Jacobites, incidental music
PARRY (37)
Guinevere, opera (1885 b)
MESSAGER (32)
La Béarnaise, operetta
MACDOWELL (24)
p Hamlet and Ophelia, symphonic poem
DEBUSSY (23)
Almanzor, for chorus
PARKER (22)
Symphony String Quartet
PIERNE (22)
Symphonic Overture Fantaisie-Ballet, for piano and orchestra
GLAZUNOV (20)
Stenka Razin, tone poem
SIBELIUS (20)
String Quartet

1886
COATES, DUPRE and SCHOECK were born; LISZT and PONCHIELLI died
LITOLFF (68)
Les Templiers, vocal score
FRANCK (64)
Violin Sonata in A major
LALO (63)
Symphony in G minor
GOLDMARK (56)
Merlin, opera
BORODIN (53)
Serenata alla Spagnola (Movement in string quartet 'B-La-F')
BRAHMS (53)
Cello Sonata No 2
Violin Sonatas Nos 2 and 3
CUI (51)
Deux Morceaux, for cello and orchestra
SAINT-SAËNS (51)
Le Carnaval des animaux, for piano and orchestra Symphony No 3 with organ and two pianos
CHABRIER (45)
Gwendoline, opera
DVORAK (45)
Slavonic Dances, for orchestra, second series
St Ludmila, oratorio
SULLIVAN (44)
The Golden Legend, cantata
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (42)
Fantasia Concertante on Russian Themes, for violin and orchestra
WIDOR (42)
Maitre Ambros, Lyric drama
Symphony No 2
FAURÉ (41)
Piano Quartet No 2
PARRY (38)
Suite moderne, for orchestra
GODARD (37)
Symphony Legendaire
d'INDY (35)
Symphony on a French Mountain Air Suite in D for trumpet, two flutes and string quartet
STANFORD (34)
The Revenge, choral-Ballad
MESSAGER (33)
Les deux pigeons, ballet
CATALANI (32)
Edmea, opera
CHAUSSON (31)
Hymne Védique, for chorus and orchestra Solitude dans les bois, for orchestra
ALBENIZ (26)
Recuerdos de Viaje, for piano
Torre Ebermeja, for piano
DELIUS (24)
Florida Suite, for orchestra
GERMAN (24)
The Rival Poets, operetta
PIERNE (23)
Don Luis, opera-comique
d'ALBERT (22)
Symphony in F
STRAUSS, R. (22)
Aus Italien, symphonic fantasia
Macbeth, symphonic poem (1886-90)
GLAZUNOV (21)
Symphony No 2
BUSONI (20)
String Quartet in C minor
Little Suite for cello and piano
CILEA (20)
Piano Trio
SATIE (20)
Ogives, for piano
HOLBROOKE (18)
Piano Concerto (1886-90)
1887
TOCH and VILLA-LOBOS were born; BORODIN died
VERDI (74)
fp Otello, opera
GADE (70)
p Violin Sonata No 3
FRANCK (65)
Pre1ude, Chorale et Finale, for piano
STRAUSS, J. (II) (62)
Simplicius, operetta
BRAHMS (54)
Double Concerto for violin, cello and orchestra
Zigeunerlieder
BRUCH (49)
Symphony No 3
STAINER (47)
St Mary Magdalen, cantata Jubilee, cantata The Crucifixion, oratorio
CHABRIER (46)
Le Roi malgré lui, opera
DVORAK (46)
Piano Quintet in A major Piano Quartet in E@ major Terzetto for two violins and viola
MASSENET (45)
Parade Militaire
SULLIVAN (45)
Ruddigore, operetta
GRIEG (44)
Violin Sonata No 3
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (43)
Capriccio espagnol, for orchestra
WIDOR (43)
La Nuit de Walpurgis, symphonic poem with chorus
FAURÉ (42)
Pavane, with chorus ad lib Requiem
d'INDY (36)
Serenade and Valse, for small orchestra Trio for clarinet, cello and piano
STANFORD (35)
Irish Symphony Prelude Oedipus Rex Queen of the Seas, overture
JANACEK (33)
Sarka, opera
CHAUSSON (32)
Chant Nuptial
LIADOV (32)
Scherzo for orchestra
SMYTH (29)
Violin Sonata
IPPOLITOV-IVANOV (28)
Ruth, opera p Violin Sonata
ALBENIZ (27)
Piano Concerto
Rhapsodia Espanola, for orchestra
WOLF (27)
Italian Serenade, for string quartet, later for orchestra p Violin Sonata
MACDOWELL (26)
Six Idylls after Goethe for piano Six Poems after Heine for piano
DEBUSSY (25)
The Blessed Damozel (La Demoiselle élue), cantata (1887-8)
Cinq Poèmes de Baudelaire, songs (1887-9)
PIERNE (24)
Piano Concerto
d'ALBERT (23)
String Quartet No 1
ROPARTZ (23)
La cloche des morts, for orchestra
GLAZUNOV (22)
Suite Caractéristique (possibly 1884)
Lyric Poem, for orchestra
NIELSEN (22)
String Quartet in Gm
CILEA (21)
Suite for orchestra
SATIE (21)
Trois sarabandes, for piano

1888
DARKE was born; ALKAN died
GADE (71-73)
Ulysses, march (1888-90)
GOUNOD (70)
Petite Symphonie for ten wind instruments
LITOLFF (70)
L'escadron volant de la reine, vocal score
FRANCK (66)
Ghisele, opera (1888-90)
Symphony in D minor (1887-8)
Psyche, symphonic poem
LALO (65)
Le Roi d'Ys, opera
CUI (53)
Le Filibustier, opera (1888-9)
TCHAIKOVSKY (48)
The Sleeping Beauty, ballet Hamlet, overture Symphony No 5
CHABRIER (47)
Marche joyeuse, for orchestra
SULLIVAN (46)
The Yeoman of the Guard, operetta
GRIEG (45)
Lyric Pieces for piano, Book IV
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (44)
Russian Easter Festival Overture
Schéhérezade, symphonic suite
FAURÉ (43)
Caligula, incidental music
GODARD (39)
Jocelyn, opera
d'INDY (37)
Fantasie, for oboe and orchestra
STANFORD (36)
Symphony in F major
MESSAGER (35)
Isoline, opera
LIADOV (33)
Mazurka for orchestra
CHAMINADE (31)
Callirhoe, ballet
MAHLER (28)
Symphony No 1
Lieder aus des Knaben Wunderhorn, song cycle for voice and orchestra
PADEREWSKI (28)
Piano Concerto
WOLF (28)
Morike-Lieder, fifty-three songs
Goethe-Lieder, fifty-one songs (1888-9)
MACDOWELL (27)
Lancelot and Elaine, symphonic poem Romance, for cello Marionettes, for piano
DEBUSSY (26)
Petite Suite, for piano duet
Arabesques I and n, for piano
Ariettes oubliees, songs
DELIUS (26)
Marche caprice, for orchestra
Sleigh Ride, for orchestra
d'ALBERT (24)
Overture to Grillparzer
ROPARTZ (24)
Les Landes, for orchestra
Marche de fete
STRAUSS, R. (24)
Don Juan, symphonic poem p Violin Sonata
DUKAS (23)
Velleda, cantata
NIELSEN (23)
Little Suite in A minor, for strings String Quintet in G Symphonic Rhapsody (unpublished)
SIBELIUS (23)
Theme and Variations for quartet
BUSONI (22)
Symphonic Suite
Konzert-Fantasie (Symphonisches Tongedicht), for piano and orchestra
SATIE (22)
Trois Gymnopedies, for piano
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS (16)
Piano Trio
SUK (14)
Mass in Bb major

1889
THOMAS (78)
La tempête, ballet
VERDI (76-85)
Four Sacred Pieces (1889-98)
FRANCK (67)
String Quartet in D major
LALO (66)
Piano Concerto
DVORAK (48)
Symphony No 8
SULLIVAN (47)
The Gondoliers, operetta
WIDOR (45)
Fantasie, for piano
FAURÉ (44)
Shylock, incidental music
Petite piece, for cello and piano
PARRY (41)
Symphony No 3, English
Symphony No 4
JANACEK (35)
Six Lach Dances
SINDING (33)
Til molde, for baritone, voices and piano
Konzertouverture, for orchestra
PUCCINI (31)
Edgar, opera
ALBENIZ (29)
Suite Espanola, for piano
MACDOWELL (28)
Lamia, symphonic poem
Les Orientales, for piano
DEBUSSY (27)
Fantaisie, for piano and orchestra (1889-90)
GERMAN (27)
Richard 111, incidental music
PIERNE (26)
Marche Solennelle
Pantomime, for orchestra
ROPARTZ (25)
Carnaval, for orchestra
Cinq pieces Breves, for orchestra
STRAUSS, R. (25)
Tod und Verklarung, symphonic poem
GLAZUNOV (24)
The Forest, fantasia, (possibly 1887)
NIELSEN (24)
Fantasistykker, for oboe and piano
SIBELIUS (24)
Piano Quintet
Suite for String Trio
String Quartet
Violin Sonata
BUSONI (23)
String Quartet No 2
CILEA (23)
Gina, opera
GIORDANO (22)
Marina, opera
SUK (15)
Fantasy, for strings
Piano Trio (1889-90)
1890
MARTINU, IBERT, GURNEY and MARTIN were born;
GADE and FRANCK died
GADE (73)
p String Quartet in D major
LITOLFF (72)
Konig Lear, vocal score (c1890)
FRANCK (68)
Chorales for organ
BRAHMS (57)
String Quintet No 2
CUI (55 68)
Three String Quartets in Cm: D: Eb (1890 1913)
TCHAIKOVSKY (50)
The Queen of Spades, opera
DVORAK (49)
Gavotte for three violins Dumka, for piano trio (1891)
MASSENET (48)
Visions, symphonic poem
WIDOR (46)
Jeanne d'Arc, ballet-pantomime
FAURÉ (45)
Cinq Mélodies de Verlaine, songs
GODARD (41)
Dante, opera
d'INDY (39)
Karadec, incidental music String Quartet No 1
MESSAGER (37)
La Basoche, operetta
CATALANI (36)
Lorely, opera
CHAUSSON (35)
Symphony in Bb major
LIADOV (35)
Dal tempo antico, for piano
ELGAR (33)
Froissart, concert overture
SMYTH (32)
Anthony and Cleopatra, overture Serenade in D for orchestra
IPPOLITOV-IVANOV (31)
Asra, opera
CHARPENTIER (30)
Impressions d'ltalie, orchestral suite
WOLF (30)
Spanish Song Book
ARENSKY (29)
fp A Dream on the Volga, opera
MACDOWELL (29)
Piano Concerto No 2 Twelve Studies for Piano, Books I and II
DEBUSSY (28)
Ballade, for piano
Reverie, for piano
Suite Bergamasque, for piano (1891) (1905)
Tarantelle Styrienne (Danse), for piano
Valse romantique, for piano
GERMAN (28)
Symphony No 1
MASCAGNI (27)
Cavalleria Rusticana, opera
PARKER (27)
Count Robert of Paris, overture
PIERNE (27)
Scherzo Caprice, for piano and orchestra
GLAZUNOV (25)
The Sea, fantasy for orchestra Wedding March
Une Fête Slav, for orchestra
NIELSEN (25)
String Quartet in Fm
Five Pieces for piano
Symphony No 1 (1890-2)
SIBELIUS (25)
Two Overtures (1890-91)
BUSONI (24)
Konzertstucke, for piano
Violin Sonata No 1
SATIE (24)
Trois Gnossiennes, for piano
RACHMANINOV (17)
Piano Concerto No 1 (1890-1)
Six songs (1890-3)
1891
BLISS, PROKOFIEV and GRANDJANY were born; DELIBES and LITOLFF died
BRAHMS (58)
Clarinet Quintet Piano Trio
BRUCH (53)
Violin Concerto No 3
DVORAK (50)
Nature, Life and Love, cycle of overtures: 'Amid Naturé; 'Carnaval'; 'Othello' (1891-2)
Forest Calm, for cello and orchestra
Rondo for cello and orchestra
SULLIVAN (49)
Ivanhoe, opera
GRIEG (48)
Lyric Pieces for piano, Book V
FAURÉ (46)
La bonne chanson, nine songs (1891-2)
d'INDY (41)
Tableaux de voyage, for orchestra
STANFORD (39)
Eden, oratorio
JANACEK (37)
The Beginning of a Romance, opera
Rakos Rakoczy, ballet
CHAUSSON (36)
Concerto for piano, violin and string quartet
ELGAR (34)
La Capricieuse, for violin and piano
SMYTH (33)
Suite for strings
WOLF (31)
The Feast of Solhaug, incidental music Italian Song Book, Book I
LOEFFLER (30)
The Nights in the Ukraine, for violin and orchestra
MACDOWELL (30)
Suite No 1 for orchestra
The Lovely Alda, symphonic poem
The Saracens, symphonic poem
DEBUSSY (29)
Rodrigue et Chimene, opera (1891-2, unfinished)
Marche écossaise
Mazurka, for piano
Trois mélodies de Verlaine, songs
Deux Romances, songs
GERMAN (29)
Funeral March
MASCAGNI (28)
Solemn Mass
L'Amico Fritz, opera
PIERNE (28)
Le Collier de saphire, ballet
GLAZUNOV (26)
Oriental Rhapsody
SIBELIUS (26)
Scene de ballet Piano Quartet
SATIE (25)
Trois Preludes from Les fils des etoiles, for piano
BEACH (24)
Mass for chorus and orchestra
RACHMANINOV (18)
Scherzo for strings
REGER (18)
Piano Trio Violin Sonata
IVES (17)
Variations on 'America', for organ
SUK (17)
Dramatic Overture Piano Quartet

1892
GROFE, HOWELLS, MILHAUD and HONEGGER were born; LALO died
BRAHMS (59)
Fantasien, for piano
Thirteen piano pieces
SAINT-SAËNS (57)
Piano Trio No 2
DVORAK (51)
Te Deum
TCHAIKOVSKY (52)
Iolanthe, opera
Casse Noisette (The Nutcracker), ballet
p String sextet
MASSENET (50)
Werther, opera
SULLIVAN (50)
Haddon Hall, opera
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (48)
fp Mlada, opera
PARRY (44)
The Frogs, incidental music
CATALANI (38)
La Wally, opera
MOSZKOWSKY (38)
Boabdil, opera
LIADOV (37)
Kukalki, for piano
ELGAR (35)
Serenade for Strings The Black Knight, cantata
DUPARC (34)
Danse lente, for orchestra
LEONCAVALLO (34)
I Pagliacci, opera
CHARPENTIER (32)
La vie du poete, cantata
DEBUSSY (30)
Fêtes galantes, songs (first series)
DELIUS (30)
Irmelin, opera
GERMAN (30)
Gipsy Suite Henry VIII, incidental music
MASCAGNI (29)
I Rantzau, opera
PIERNE (29)
Les joyeuses commeres de Paris, ballet
ROPARTZ (28)
Serenade
STRAUSS, R. (28)
Guntram, opera (1892-3)
DUKAS (27)
Polyeucte, overture
GLAZUNOV (27)
Symphony No 3 (possibly 1890)
The Kremlin, symphonic picture (possibly 1890)
Le Printemps, tone poem String Quintet
SIBELIUS (27)
En Saga, symphonic poem
Kullervo, symphonic poem
CILEA (26)
La Tilda, opera
SATIE (26)
Uspud, ballet
Sonneries de la Rose-Croix, for piano
BEACH (25)
Festival lubilate, for chorus and orchestra
GIORDANO (25)
Mala Vita, opera
BANTOCK (24)
Aegypt, ballet
Fire Worshippers, for soli, chorus and orchestra
NOVAK (22)
Korte, overture
ZEMLINSKY (21)
Symphony No 1
RACHMANINOV (19)
Prélude and Danse orientale, for cello and piano Five Morceaux de Fantaisie, for piano Intermezzo
REGER (19)
Cello Sonata
SUK (18)
Serenade for strings
HAHN (17)
Fin d'amour, ballet-pantomime
AUBERT (15)
Sous bois, song


1893
BENJAMIN, ROGERS and MOORE were born; GOUNOD, TCHAIKOVSKY and CATALANI died
VERDI (80)
fp Falstaff, opera
STAINER (53)
The Story of the Cross, cantata
TCHAIKOVSKY (53)
Symphony No 6, Pathétique Piano Concerto No 3
DVORAK (52)
Symphony No 9, From the New World
String Quintet in Eb major
String Quartet, American
SULLIVAN (51)
Utopia, Ltd, operetta
GRIEG (50)
Lyric pieces for piano, Book VI
FAURÉ (48)
Dolly Suite, for piano duet
PARRY (45)
Hypatia, incidental music
MESSAGER (40)
Madame Chrysantheme, operetta
HUMPERDINCK (39)
Hansel und Gretel, opera
LIADOV (38)
Une tabatiere du musique, for piano
DUPARC (35)
Aux Etoiles, nocturne
PUCCINI (35)
Manon Lescaut, opera
SMYTH (35)
Mass in D major
ALBENIZ (33)
The Magic Opal, opera
PADEREWSKI (33)
Polish Fantasy on Original Themes, for piano and orchestra
MACDOWELL (32)
Piano Sonata No 1, Tragica
DEBUSSY (31)
String Quartet in G minor
Proses lyriques, songs
GERMAN (31)
Symphony No 2 Romeo and Juliet, incidental music The Tempter, incidental music
PARKER (30)
Suite for piano, violin and cello
PIERNE (30)
Lizarda, opera-comique (1893)
Bouton d'or, ballet
Le docteur blanc, ballet
d'ALBERT (29)
Piano Concerto in E
Piano Sonata
String Quartet No 2
Der Rubin, opera
Der Mensch und das Leben, for chorus
ROPARTZ (29)
Le diable couturier, opera
Dimanche breton, for orchestra
String Quartet No 1
GLAZUNOV (28)
Symphony No 4
NIELSEN (28)
Snofrid, melodrama (unpublished)
SIBELIUS (28)
Karelia, overture and orchestral suite
The Swan of Tuonela, symphonic legend
SATIE (27)
Danses gothiques, for piano
Quatre Préludes, for piano
JONGEN (20)
Piano Trio in B minor (1893-1905)
Violin Sonata No 1 in D minor (1893-1905)
RACHMANINOV (20)
Aleko, opera
The Rock, fantasy for orchestra
Trio Elégiaque
Romance and Danse hongroise, for violin and piano
Suite No 1, Fantasy, for two pianos
Six songs
SUK (19)
Piano Quintet
RAVEL (18)
Serénade grotesque, for piano

1894
MOERAN, PISTON, WARLOCK were born; RUBINSTEIN and CHABRIER died
BRUCKNER (70)
Symphony No 9 (unfinished, fp 1903)
BRAHMS (61)
Two sonatas for clarinet or viola and piano
SAINT-SAËNS (59)
Preludes and Fugues for organ
MASSENET (52)
La Navarraise, opera
Chats, opera
PARRY (46)
Lady Radnor's Suite, for orchestra
STANFORD (42)
Symphony in D major, L'Allegro ed il pensiero
MESSAGER (41)
Mirette, operetta
JANACEK (40-49)
Jenufa, opera (1894-1903)
ELGAR (37-39)
King Olaf, cantata (1894-5)
LEONCAVALLO (36)
Serafita, symphonic poem
IPPOLITOV-IVANOV (35)
Armenian Rhapsody (1894 5)
ALBENIZ (34)
San Antonio de la Florida, opera
CHARPENTIER (34)
Poemes chantées, for voice and piano or orchestra
MAHLER (34)
Symphony No 2, Resurrection
ARENSKY (33)
fp Raphael, opera
LOEFFLER (33)
Fantasy Concerto, for cello and orchestra
MACDOWELL (33)
Twelve Virtuoso Studies for piano
DEBUSSY (32)
Prelude à l'apres-midi d'un faune, for orchestra
PARKER (31)
String Quintet Suite for piano and violin
STRAUSS, R. (30)
Also sprach Zarathustra, symphonic poem
GLAZUNOV (29)
Carnival, Overture
Chopiniana, Suite
String Quartet
NIELSEN (29)
Symphonic Suite for piano
CILEA (28)
Cello Sonata
SATIE (28)
Prélude de la porte heroique du ciel, for piano
GIORDANO (27)
Regina Diaz, opera
NOVAK (24)
Serenade in F for small orchestra (1894-5)
SCHMITT (24)
En ete, for orchestra
SKRIABIN (22)
Piano Concerto Reverie, for orchestra
JONGEN (21)
p String Quartet No 1
RACHMANINOV (21)
Caprice bohémien, for orchestra Six Piano Duets Seven Piano Pieces
AUBERT (17)
'Vieille chanson Espagnole'

1895
HINDEMITH, ORFF, JACOB, CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO and SOWERBY were born; GODARD and SUPPE died
STRAUSS, J. (II) (70)
Waldmeister, operetta
SAINT-SAËNS (60)
Piano Concerto No 5
BALAKIREV (58)
Ten songs (1895)
DVORAK (54)
Suite for orchestra
Cello Concerto
Two String Quartets
SULLIVAN (53)
The Chieftain, operetta
GRIEG (52)
Lyric Pieces for piano, Book VII
WIDOR (51)
Symphony No 2
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (51)
Christmas Eve, opera
FAURÉ (50)
Romance, for cello and piano
STANFORD (43)
Suite of Ancient Dances
Piano Concerto No 1
HUMPERDINCK (41)
Die Sieben Ceislein, opera
CHAUSSON (40)
Humoreske-bagateller, for piano (1894-7)
Le Roi Arthus, opera, fp 1903
SIBELIUS (29)
ELGAR (38)
Spring Song, symphonic poem
Organ Sonata in G major
IPPOLITOV-IVANOV (36)
Caucasian Sketches, orchestral suite
ALBENIZ (35)
Enrico Clifford, opera
CHARPENTIER (35)
Impressions fausses, for voice and orchestra
MAHLER (35)
Symphony No 3
LOEFFLER (34)
Divertimento, for violin and orchestra
MACDOWELL (34)
Piano Sonata No 2, Eroica
DELIUS (33)
Over the Hills and Far Away, tone poem
GERMAN (33)
Symphonic Suite in D minor
MASCAGNI (32)
Guglielmo Ratcliff, opera
Silvano, opera
PIERNE (32)
La coupe enchantée, opera-comique
Salome, ballet
d'ALBERT (31)
Ghismonda, opera
STRAUSS, R. (31)
Till Eulenspiegel, symphonic poem
GLAZUNOV (30)
Cortege Solennelle in D, for orchestra Symphony No 5
NIELSEN (30)
Sonata in A for violin and piano
SIBELIUS (30)
Cassazione, for orchestra (unpublished)
Lemminkainen and the Maidens, symphonic poem
Lemminkainen in Tuonela, symphonic poem
Lemminkainen's homecoming, symphonic poem
BUSONI (29)
Suite for Orchestra No 2
SATIE (29)
Messe des pauvres
NOVAK (25)
Piano Concerto
ZEMLINSKY (24)
String Quintet String Quartet No 1
SKRIABIN (23)
Symphony No 1
RACHMANINOV (22)
Symphony No 1
HOLST (21)
The Revoke, opera
RAVEL (20)
Menuet antique
BRIAN (19)
Requiem, for baritone, chorus and orchestra (discarded)
WOLF-FERRARI (19)
Violin Sonata
DOHNANYI (18)
fp Piano Quintet
SCHREKER (17)
Love Song, for strings and harp (lost)
IRELAND (16)
Two Pieces for piano
ENESCO (14)
Ouverture tragica e ouverture trionfale
Four Sinfonie scolastiche (1895-6)
1896
HANSON, THOMSON, WEINBERGER, ROBERTSON, GERHARD and SESSIONS were born; THOMAS and BRUCKNER died
GOLDMARK (66)
The Cricket on the Hearth, opera
BRAHMS (63)
Four Serious Songs
SAINT-SAËNS (61)
Violin Sonata No 2
DVORAK (55)
Four Symphonic Poems: 'The Watersprite' 'The Noonday Witch' 'The Golden Spinning-wheel' 'The Wood Dove'
SULLIVAN (54)
The Grand Duke, operetta
GRIEG (53)
Lyric Pieces for piano, Book VIII
d'INDY (45)
Istar, symphonic variations for orchestra
STANFORD (44)
Shamus O'Brien, opera
MESSAGER (43)
Le Chevalier d'Harmenthal, operetta
MOSZKOWSKY (42)
Laurin, ballet
CHAUSSON (41)
Poeme, for violin and orchestra
ELGAR (39)
The Light of Life (Lux Christi), oratorio
PUCCINI (38)
La Boheme, opera
ALBENIZ (36)
Pepita Jiménez, opera
Cantos de Espana, for piano
Espana, for piano
CHARPENTIER (36)
Sérénade de Watteau, for voice and orchestra
WOLF (36)
fp Der Corregidor, opera
Italian Song Book, Book II
MACDOWELL (35)
Indian Suite (Suite No 2)
for orchestra
Woodland Sketches, for piano
GERMAN (34)
As You Like It, incidental music
MASCAGNI (33)
Zanetto, opera
STRAUSS, R. (32)
Don Quixote, fantasy variations for cello and orchestra
DUKAS (31)
Symphony in C major
GLAZUNOV (31)
Symphony No 6
NIELSEN (31)
Hymnus amoris, for baritone, bass, chorus and orchestra (1896-7)
BUSONI (30)
Violin Concerto (1896-7)
BEACH (29)
Symphony 'Gaelic' Sonata for violin and piano
GIORDANO (29)
Andrea Chénier, opera
ZEMLINSKY (25)
Fruhlingsglaube, for voices and strings
Fruhlingsbegrabnis, for voices and orchestra
ALFVEN (24)
Sonata and Romance for violin and piano
RACHMANINOV (23)
Six Moments musicaux, for piano
Six songs for female or boys' voices
Twelve songs
HOLST (22)
Fantasiestucke, for oboe and string quartet
Quintet for wind and piano
Four songs
IVES (22)
Symphony No 1(1896-8)
Quartet No 1,
Revival Service
SCHMIDT (22)
Symphony No 1
SUK (22)
String Quartet No 1
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR (21)
Symphony in A minor
RAVEL (21)
'Sainte', song
AUBERT (19)
Rimes tendres, song cycle
DOHNANYI (19)
Zrinyi, overture


1897
TANSMAN and KORNGOLD were born;
BRAHMS and BOELLMANN died
CUI (62)
p Five Little Duets for flute and violin with piano
SAINT SAENS (62)
Seven Improvisations for grand organ
DVORAK (56)
'Heroic Song'
MASSENET (55)
Sappho, lyric play
Fantaisie, for cello and orchestra
Marche solennelle
Devant la Madone, opera
SULLIVAN (55)
Te Deum
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (53)
Three Song Cycles: In Spring To the Poet By the Sea
Piano Trio
FAURÉ (52)
Theme and Variations for piano
PARRY (49)
Symphonic Variations
d'INDY (46)
Fervaal, Lyric drama
String Quartet No 2
MESSAGER (44)
Les Petites Michu, operetta
CHAUSSON (42)
Chant funebre
Ballata
Piano Quartet
ELGAR (40)
Imperial March
The Banner of St George, ballad for soprano, chorus and orchestra
Sea Pictures, for contralto and orchestra
LEONCAVALLO (39)
La Boheme, opera
IPPOLITOV-IVANOV (38)
p String Quartet
DEBUSSY (35)
Chansons de Bilitis, songs
GERMAN (35)
Hamlet, symphonic poem
In Commemoration, fantasia
PIERNE (34)
Vendée, opera-comique
L'an mil, symphonique poem with chorus
d'ALBERT (33)
Gernot, opera
Seejungfraulein, for voice and orchestra
DUKAS (32)
The Sorcerer's Apprentice, symphonic poem
NIELSEN (32)
String Quartet in E@
BUSONI (31)
Comedy Overture
CILEA (31)
L'Arlesiania, opera
SATIE (31)
Deux pieces froides, for piano
SCHMITT (27)
Musique de plein air, for orchestra (1897-9)
ZEMLINSKY (26)
Sarema, opera Es war einmal, opera (1897-9)
Symphony No 2
ALFVEN (25)
Symphony No 1 in F minor
REGER (24)
Piano Quintet (1897-8)
Cello Sonata (1897-8)
Violin Sonata (1897-8)
HOLST (23)
A Winter Idyll, for orchestra Clear and Cool, for chorus and orchestra
IVES (2@28)
Symphony No 2 (1897-1902)
HAHN (22)
Nuit d'amour bergamasque, symphonic poem
AUBERT (20)
Les Noces d'Apollon et d'Uranie, cantata
DOHNANYI (20)
Symphony No 1
ENESCO (16)
Romanian Poem
KODALY (15)
Overture for orchestra

1898
GERSHWIN and HARRIS were born
SAINT-SAËNS (63)
Preludes and Fugues for organ
SULLIVAN (56)
The Beauty Stone, opera
GRIEG (55)
Symphonic Dances, for orchestra
Lyric Pieces for piano, Book IX
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (54)
Mozart and Salieri, opera
WIDOR (54)
Overture Espagnole
FAURÉ (53)
Pelleas et Melisande, incidental music
Papillon, for cello and piano
Sicilienne, for cello and piano
Fantaisie, for flute and piano Andante for violin and piano
d'INDY (47)
L'Etranger, Lyric drama (1898-1901)
Medee, incidental music
Chansons et danses, for seven wind instruments
STANFORD (46)
Te Deum
MESSAGER (45)
Veronique, operetta
HUMPERDINCK (44)
Moorish Rhapsody, for orchestra
CHAUSSON (43)
Soir de fete, symphonic poem
ELGAR (41)
Caractacus, cantata Variations on an Original Theme ('Enigma') for orchestra (1898-9)
SMYTH (40)
Fantasie, opera
IPPOLITOV-IVANOV (39)
p Piano Quartet
MACDOWELL (37)
Sea Pieces, for piano
MASCAGNI (35)
Iris, opera
d'ALBERT (34)
Die Abreise, opera
STRAUSS, R. (34)
Ein Heldenleben, symphonic poem
SIBELIUS (33)
Symphony No 1(1898-9)
King Christian Il, incidental music
BUSONI (32)
Violin Sonata No 2
GIORDANO (31)
Fedora, opera
GRANADOS (31)
Maria del Carmen, opera
NOVAK (28)
Two Ballads for chorus and piano duet
Marysa, dramatic overture
ALFVEN (26)
Symphony No 2 in D major (1898-99)
Elegy, for horn and organ
JONGEN (25)
Fantaisie, for violin and orchestra
HOLST (24)
Ornulf's Drapa, for baritone and orchestra
IVES (29-33)
Calcium Light Night, for chamber orchestra (1898-1907)
Central Park in the Dark, for orchestra (1898-1907)
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR (23)
Ballade for orchestra
Hiawatha's Wedding Feast, cantata
HAHN (23)
L'Ile du reve, opera
ENESCO (17)
p Violin Sonata No 1
STRAVINSKY (16)
Tarantella for piano


1899
AURIC, CHAVEZ, POULENC and THOMPSON were born;
STRAUSS, J. (II) and CHAUSSON died
CUI (64)
The Saracen, opera
MASSENET (57)
Cendrillon, opera
Brumaire, overture
SULLIVAN (57)
The Rose of Persia, operetta
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (55)
The Tsar's Bride, opera
PARRY (51)
A Repentance, incidental music
STANFORD (47)
Evening Service in C major
CHAUSSON (44)
String Quartet (unfinished)
LIADOV (44)
Slava, for voices, harps and pianos
ELGAR (42)
In the South (Alassio), concert overture (1899-1904)
Sérénade Lyrique, for orchestra
ALBENIZ (39)
p Catalonia, orchestral rhapsody
ARENSKY (38)
Nal and Damayanti, opera (completed)
DELIUS (37)
Paris - The Song of a Great City, nocturne for orchestra
GERMAN (37)
The Seasons, symphonic suite
PARKER (36)
A Northern Ballad, symphonic poem
d'ALBERT (35)
Cello Concerto
GLAZUNOV (34)
String Quartet
SIBELIUS (34)
Scenes historiques, Suite No 1
SATIE (33)
Génévieve de Brabant, puppet opera
Jack-in-the-Box, ballet
BEACH (32)
Piano Concerto
BANTOCK (31)
String Quartet in C minor
JONGEN (26)
Symphony Violin Concerto
HOLST (25)
Sita, opera (1899-1906)
Walt Whitman, overture
SCHOENBERG (25)
Verklarte Nacht, for string sextet (arranged for string orchestra 1917)
SUK (25)
Symphony No 1 in E major
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR (24)
Solemn Prelude
Death of Minnehaha, cantata
GLIERE (24)
Symphony No 1 (1889 1900)
RAVEL (24)
Pavane pour une Infante défunte, for piano
BRIAN (23)
Pantalon and Columbine, romance for small orchestra
AUBERT (22)
Fantaisie, for piano and orchestra
ENESCO (18)
Fantaisie Pastorale



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