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Contents
Top 200 Recommended Solo Keyboard Works ........................................................................................... 2
Top 50 Recommended Woodwind & Brass Concerti ................................................................................... 7
Top 10 Recommended Harp Concerti .......................................................................................................... 9
Top 50 Recommended String Concerti ......................................................................................................... 9
Top 50 Recommended String Ensembles ................................................................................................... 11
Top 100 Recommended Keyboard Concerti ............................................................................................... 12
Top 150 Recommended Symphonies ......................................................................................................... 15
Top 272 Recommended Operas .................................................................................................................. 19
Top Recommended Operettas ..................................................................................................................... 27

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Top 200 Recommended Solo Keyboard Works


Facilitated by Air

1. Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier, BWV 846893


2. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 29, Op. 106 "Hammerklavier"
3. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 32, Op. 111
4. Chopin - 24 Preludes, Op. 28
5. Bach - Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
6. Schubert - Piano Sonata No. 21, D. 960
7. Ravel - Gaspard de la Nuit
8. Chopin - Ballade No. 4, Op. 52
9. Schumann - Fantasie in C major, Op. 17
10. Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition
11. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 23, Op. 57 "Appassionata"
12. Debussy - Prludes, Books 1 & 2
13. Bach - Partitas, BWV 825830
14. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 30, Op. 109
15. Chopin - tudes, Op. 10
16. Liszt - Piano Sonata, S. 178
17. Shostakovich - 24 Preludes and Fugues, Op. 87
18. Schubert - Four Impromptus, D. 899
19. Chopin - tudes, Op. 25
20. Schumann - Davidsbndlertnze, Op. 6
21. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 21, Op. 53 "Waldstein"
22. Schumann - Kreisleriana, Op. 16
23. Schubert - Piano Sonata No. 20, D. 959
24. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 31, Op. 110
25. Prokofiev - Piano Sonata No. 7, Op. 83 "Stalingrad"
26. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 8, Op. 13 "Pathtique"
27. Ravel - Miroirs
28. Bach - English Suites, BWV 806-811
29. Beethoven - 33 Variations on a Waltz by Anton Diabelli, Op. 120
30. Ravel - Pavane pour une infante dfunte
31. Albniz - Iberia
32. Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 14, K. 457

33. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 14, Op. 27/2 "Moonlight"


34. Schumann - Carnaval, Op. 9
35. Mendelssohn - Lieder ohne Worte
36. Schumann - tudes Symphoniques, Op. 13
37. Prokofiev - Piano Sonata No. 6, Op. 82
38. Scriabin - Piano Sonata No. 5, Op. 53
39. Brahms - Variations on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 35
40. Debussy - Children's Corner, L. 113
41. Chopin - Ballade No. 1, Op. 23
42. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 28, Op. 101
43. Chopin - Nocturnes, Op. 9
44. Bach - French Suites, BWV 812-817
45. Medtner - Sonata Romantica, Op. 53/1
46. Schumann - Kinderszenen, Op. 15
47. Brahms - Six Pieces for piano, Op. 118
48. Schubert - Wanderer Fantasy, D. 760
49. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 26, Op. 81a "Les Adieux"
50. Scarlatti - Keyboard Sonata in E Major, K. 380 "Cortge"
51. Debussy - Images pour piano, Sets 1 & 2
52. Chopin - Nocturnes, Op. 27
53. Chopin - Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 35
54. Ravel - Le Tombeau de Couperin
55. Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 62, Hob. XVI/52
56. Faur - Nocturnes
57. Bach - Italian Concerto, BWV 971
58. Scarlatti - Keyboard Sonata in E minor, K. 402
59. Busoni - Fantasia Contrappuntistica, BV 256
60. Brahms - Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24
61. Grieg - Lyric Pieces
62. Schubert - Four Impromptus, D. 935
63. Bach - Toccata in C minor, BWV 911
64. Schumann - Grand Sonata No. 3, Op. 14 "Concerto Without Orchestra"
65. Ligeti - tudes, Books 1-3
66. Satie - Gymnopdies
67. Chopin - Piano Sonata No. 3, Op. 58
68. Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2, S.244/2
69. Liszt - Annes de plerinage

70. Tveitt - 50 Folk Tunes from Hardanger, Op. 150


71. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 27, Op. 90
72. Schubert - Six Moments Musicaux, D. 780
73. Schubert - Piano Sonata No. 19, D. 958
74. Bach - Overture in the French Style, BWV 831
75. Debussy - Suite Bergamesque, L. 75
76. Brahms - Four Pieces for piano, Op. 119
77. Messiaen - Vingt regards sur l'enfant-Jsus
78. Liszt - tudes d'excution transcendante, S. 139
79. Schoenberg - Drei Klavierstcke, Op. 11
80. Chopin - Barcarolle in F sharp major, Op. 60
81. Debussy - Estampes, L. 100
82. Mozart - Prelude and Fugue in C major, K. 394
83. Rachmaninoff - Ten Preludes, Op. 23
84. Prokofiev - Piano Sonata No. 8, Op. 84
85. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 17, Op. 31/2 "The Tempest"
86. Ravel - Sonatine
87. Schumann - Papillons, Op. 2
88. Alkan - Douze tudes dans tous les tons mineurs, Op. 39
89. Ravel - Jeux d'eau
90. Rameau - Pices de Clavecin
91. Bach - Inventions and Sinfonias, BWV 772801
92. Bach - Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue, BWV 903
93. Ives - Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 19 "Concord, Mass., 1840-60"
94. Berg - Piano Sonata, Op. 1
95. Brahms - Seven Fantasias, Op. 116
96. Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 11, K. 331
97. Schumann - Grand Sonata No. 1, Op. 11
98. Medtner - Sonata Reminiscenza, Op. 38/1
99. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 15, Op. 28 "Pastorale"
100. Janek - On an Overgrown Path, JW 8/17
101. Chopin - Polonaises, Op. 40
102. Scriabin - Piano Sonata No. 10, Op. 70
103. Schubert - Piano Sonata No. 18, D. 894
104. Chopin - Mazurkas, Op. 56
105. Chopin - Ballade No. 3, Op. 47
106. Scarlatti - Keyboard Sonata in F minor, K. 466

107. Beethoven - 32 Variations on an Original Theme in C minor, WoO 80


108. Granados - Goyescas, Op. 11
109. Hummel - Piano Sonata No. 5, Op. 81
110. Dutilleux - Piano Sonata, Op. 1
111. Rachmaninoff - Etudes-Tableaux, Op. 33
112. Brahms - Three Intermezzi, Op. 117
113. Medtner - Skazki
114. Schubert - Drei Klavierstcke, D. 946
115. Brahms - Piano Sonata No. 3, Op. 5
116. Chopin - Fantaisie-Impromptu, Op. posth. 66
117. Schumann - Fantasiestcke, Op. 12
118. Brahms - Two Rhapsodies, Op. 79
119. Liszt - Harmonies potiques et religieuses, S.173
120. Beethoven - Bagatelles, Op. 126
121. Scriabin - Vers la flamme, Op. 72
122. Bach - Toccata in E minor, BWV 914
123. Chopin - Polonaise in A flat major, Op. 53 "Heroic"
124. Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 60, Hob. XVI/50
125. Schumann - Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 22
126. Handel - Harpsichord Suite No. 5, HWV 430 "The Harmonious Blacksmith"
127. Chopin - Andante spianato et grande polonaise brillante, Op. 22
128. Alkan - Grande Sonate "Les quatre ges", Op. 33
129. Weber - Aufforderung zum Tanz, Op. 65
130. Rodrigo - Cuatro Piezas para piano
131. Debussy - Rverie, L. 68
132. Chopin - Scherzo No. 2, Op. 31
133. Mendelssohn - Variations srieuses, Op. 54
134. Mozart - Fantasia in D minor, K. 397
135. Rachmaninoff - tudes-tableaux, Op. 39
136. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 24, Op. 78 " Thrse"
137. Rachmaninoff - Morceaux de Fantaisie, Op. 3
138. Rachmaninoff - Thirteen Preludes, Op. 32
139. Grieg - Ballade in the Form of Variations on a Norwegian Folk Song, Op. 24
140. Sorabji - Opus clavicembalisticum
141. Schumann - Waldszenen, Op. 82
142. Rachmaninoff - Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 36
143. Schubert - Piano Sonata No. 13, D. 664

144. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 18, Op. 31/3


145. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 13, Op. 27/1 "Quasi una fantasia"
146. Beethoven - Eroica Variations, Op. 35
147. Tchaikovsky - Les Saisons, Op. 37
148. Barber - Piano Sonata, Op. 26
149. Liebermann - Gargoyles, Op. 29
150. Liszt - Mephisto Waltz No. 1, S. 514
151. Bach - Toccata in F sharp minor, BWV 910
152. Scarlatti - Keyboard Sonata in D minor, K. 9 "Pastorale"
153. Mozart - Fantasia in C minor, K. 475
154. Villa-Lobos - Rudepoma, W. 184
155. Schubert - Piano Sonata No. 6, D. 566
156. Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 8, K. 310
157. Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 59, Hob. XVI/49
158. Chopin - Fantaisie in F minor, Op. 49
159. Schumann - Album fr die Jugend, Op. 68
160. Lutosawski - Piano Sonata
161. Haydn - Andante with variations in F minor, Hob. XVII/6
162. Dvok - Humoresques, Op. 101
163. Chopin - Nocturnes, Op. 48
164. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 12, Op. 26
165. Bartk - Romanian Folk Dances, Sz. 56
166. Brahms - Piano Sonata No. 1, Op. 1
167. Cage - Sonatas and Interludes for prepared piano
168. Albniz - Suite espaola, Op. 47
169. Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 33, Hob. XVI/20
170. Boulez - Piano Sonata No. 2
171. Chopin - Scherzo No. 3, Op. 39
172. Bach - Fantasia and Fugue in A minor, BWV 944
173. Franck - Prelude, Chorale, and Fugue
174. Dukas - Piano Sonata
175. Chopin - Ballade No. 2, Op. 38
176. Medtner - Piano Sonata in G minor, Op. 22
177. Schumann - Humoreske, Op. 20
178. Beethoven - Six variations on a theme in F major, Op. 34
179. Ginastera - Danzas Argentinas, Op. 2
180. Satie - Sports et Divertissements

181. Debussy - Deux Arabesques, L. 66


182. Schubert - Piano Sonata No. 14, D. 784
183. Bach - Toccata in D minor, BWV 913
184. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 7, Op. 10/3
185. Liszt - Liebestrume, S. 541
186. Chopin - Berceuse, Op. 57
187. Mozart - Rondo in A minor, K. 511
188. Frescobaldi - Il secondo libro di toccate
189. Clementi - Piano Sonata in B minor, Op. 40/2
190. Liszt - Rminiscences de Don Juan, S. 418
191. Rachmaninoff - Variations on a Theme of Chopin, Op. 22
192. Brahms - Eight Pieces for piano, Op. 76
193. Schumann - Novelletten, Op. 21
194. Scarlatti - Keyboard Sonata in G Major, K. 455
195. Bach - Toccata in G Major, BWV 916
196. Schubert - Piano Sonata No. 16, D. 845
197. Prokofiev - Visions Fugitives, Op. 22
198. Byrd - My Ladye Nevells Booke
199. Medtner - Theme and Variations, Op. 55
200. Liszt - Trois tudes de concert, S. 144

Top 50 Recommended Woodwind & Brass Concerti


Facilitated by Aksel and Trout

1. Mozart - Clarinet Concerto


2. Haydn - Trumpet Concerto
3. Mozart - Oboe Concerto (Flute Concerto No. 2)
4. Bach - Oboe d'amore Concerto (BWV 1053r)
5. Copland - Clarinet Concerto
6. Weber - Clarinet Concerto No. 1
7. Bach - Oboe d'amore Concerto (BWV 1055r)
8. Strauss - Oboe Concerto
9. Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 3
10. Weber - Clarinet Concerto No. 2
11. Finzi - Clarinet Concerto

12. Hummel - Trumpet Concerto


13. Crusell - Clarinet Concerto No. 3
14. Spohr - Clarinet Concerto No. 1
15. Strauss - Horn Concerto No. 1
16. Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 4
17. Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante for Winds (K. 297b)
18. Ibert - Flute Concerto
19. Reinecke - Flute Concerto
20. Nielsen - Clarinet Concerto
21. Vaughan Williams - Tuba Concerto
22. Schumann - Konzertstck for 4 Horns
23. Mozart - Flute Concerto No. 1
24. Corigliano - Clarinet Concerto
25. Mozart - Bassoon Concerto
26. C.P.E. Bach - Flute Concerto in D minor (H 426)
27. Glire - Horn Concerto
28. Rimsky-Korsakov - Trombone Concerto
29. Boulez - ...explosante-fixe...
30. Albinoni - Oboe Concerto op. 9 no. 2
31. Telemann - Trumpet Concerto
32. Glazunov - Saxophone Concerto
33. Vivaldi - Double Trumpet Concerto
34. Debussy - "Rhapsodie" for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra
35. Vivaldi - Flute Concerto op. 10 no. 2 "La notte"
36. Weber - Bassoon Concerto
37. Strauss - Horn Concerto No. 2
38. Gubaidulina - Bassoon Concerto
39. Hummel - Bassoon Concerto
40. Vivaldi - Flute Concerto op. 10 no. 3 "Il gardellino"
41. Copland - Quiet City
42. Vaughan Williams - Oboe Concerto
43. Vivaldi - Concerto for Oboe and Bassoon
44. Rautavaara - Flute Concerto
45. Sandstrom - Motorbike Odyssey
46. Rota - Trombone Concerto
47. de Frumerie - Trombone Concerto
48. Kozeluch - Clarinet Concerto No. 1

49. Vivaldi - Flute Concerto op. 10 no. 1 "La tempesta di mare"


50. Nielsen - Flute Concerto

Top 10 Recommended Harp Concerti


Facilitated by Art Rock

1. Alwyn - Lyra Angelica


2. Glire - Harp Concerto
3. Mathias - Harp Concerto
4. Ginastera - Harp Concerto
5. Rota - Harp Concerto
6. Krumpholtz - Harp Concerto No. 6
7. Handel - Harp Concerto op. 4 no. 6 (HWV 294)
8. Dussek - Harp Concerto (in E flat major)
9. Philip Martin - Harp Concerto
10. Hovhaness - Harp Concerto

Top 50 Recommended String Concerti


Facilitated by Trout

1. Brahms - Violin Concerto


2. Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto
3. Dvok - Cello Concerto
4. Bach - Double Violin Concerto (BWV 1043)
5. Sibelius - Violin Concerto
6. Bruch - Violin Concerto No. 1
7. Vivaldi - The Four Seasons
8. Beethoven - Violin Concerto
9. Berg - Violin Concerto
10. Elgar - Cello Concerto
11. Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto
12. Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 5 "Turkish"
13. Prokofiev - Violin Concerto No. 1

14. Brahms - Double Concerto


15. Bartk - Violin Concerto No. 2
16. Bach - Violin Concerto No. 1 (BWV 1041)
17. Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante
18. Barber - Violin Concerto
19. Shostakovich - Violin Concerto No. 1
20. Bach - Violin Concerto No. 2 (BWV 1042)
21. Schumann - Cello Concerto
22. Lalo - Symphonie Espagnole
23. Haydn - Cello Concerto No. 1
24. Dvok - Violin Concerto
25. Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 4
26. Saint-Sans - Cello Concerto No. 1
27. Korngold - Violin Concerto
28. Glazunov - Violin Concerto
29. Prokofiev - Violin Concerto No. 2
30. Haydn - Cello Concerto No. 2
31. Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending
32. Schumann - Violin Concerto
33. Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 3
34. Prokofiev - Symphony-Concerto
35. Paganini - Violin Concerto No. 1
36. Saint-Sans - Violin Concerto No. 3
37. Saint-Sans - Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
38. Shostakovich - Cello Concerto No. 1
39. Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme
40. Bartk - Violin Concerto No. 1
41. Khachaturian - Violin Concerto
42. Beethoven - Violin Romance No. 1
43. Chausson - Pome for Violin and Orchestra
44. Ravel - Tzigane
45. Walton - Viola Concerto
46. Vivaldi - L'estro Armonico
47. Elgar - Violin Concerto
48. Schoenberg - Violin Concerto
49. Beethoven - Violin Romance No. 2
50. Bruch - Kol Nidrei

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Top 50 Recommended String Ensembles


Facilitated by Pieck

1. Schubert - String Quintet


2. Beethoven - String Quartet No. 13 & Grosse Fuge
3. Schubert - String Quartet No. 14 "Death and the Maiden"
4. Beethoven - String Quartet No. 14
5. Dvok - String Quartet No. 12 "American"
6. Mozart - String Quintet No. 4
7. Mozart - String Quartet No. 19 "Dissonance"
8. Beethoven - String Quartet No. 15
9. Mendelssohn - Octet
10. Shostakovich - String Quartet No. 8
11. Schubert - String Quartet No. 13 "Rosamunde"
12. Schubert - String Quartet No. 15
13. Haydn - String Quartet op. 76 no. 3 "Emperor"
14. Ravel - String Quartet
15. Bartk - String Quartet No. 4
16. Brahms - String Quintet No. 2
17. Debussy - String Quartet
18. Brahms - String Sextet No. 1
19. Dvok - String Quintet No. 3
20. Borodin - String Quartet No. 2
21. Haydn - String Quartet op. 76 no. 4 "Sunrise"
22. Schoenberg - String Quartet No. 2
23. Mendelssohn - String Quartet No. 6
24. Janek - String Quartet No. 2 "Intimate Letters"
25. Bruckner - String Quintet
26. Brahms - String Sextet No. 2
27. Brahms - String Quintet No. 1
28. Sibelius - String Quartet "Voces intimae"
29. Brahms - String Quartet No. 2
30. Grieg - String Quartet
31. Mozart - String Quintet No. 3
32. Mozart - String Quintet No. 6

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33. Mozart - Divertimento


34. Enescu - Octet
35. Bruch - String Quartet No. 2
36. Haydn - String Quartet op. 76 no. 5 "Largo"
37. Brahms - String Quartet No. 1
38. Haydn - String Quartet op. 76 no. 2 "Fifths"
39. Brahms - String Quartet No. 3
40. Dvok - String Sextet
41. Tchaikovsky - String Quartet No. 1
42. Mendelssohn - String Quintet No. 2
43. Beethoven - String Quartet No. 16
44. Beethoven - String Quartet No. 11 "Serioso"
45. Smetana - String Quartet No. 1 "From My Life"
46. Elgar - String Quartet
47. Schmidt - String Quartet No. 2
48. Verdi - String Quartet
49. Tchaikovsky - String Sextet "Souvenir de Florence"
50. Berg - Lyric Suite

Top 100 Recommended Keyboard Concerti


Facilitated by Air

1. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 20


2. Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2
3. Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2
4. Grieg - Piano Concerto
5. Schumann - Piano Concerto
6. Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
7. Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 3
8. Ravel - Piano Concerto (in G major)
9. Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4
10. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 23
11. Bach - Harpsichord Concerto No. 3 (BWV 1054)
12. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 21
13. Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 3
14. Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1

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15. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 27


16. Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3
17. Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 2
18. Ravel - Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
19. Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 1
20. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 24
21. Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
22. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 25
23. Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 2
24. Bach - Harpsichord Concerto No. 1 (BWV 1052)
25. Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1
26. Saint-Sans - Piano Concerto No. 2
27. Bartk - Piano Concerto No. 3
28. Schoenberg - Piano Concerto
29. Mendelssohn - Piano Concerto No. 1
30. Shostakovich - Piano Concerto No. 2
31. Bach - Harpsichord Concerto No. 5 (BWV 1056)
32. de Falla - Noches en los Jardines de Espaa
33. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 22
34. Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1
35. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 17
36. Saint-Sans - Piano Concerto No. 5 "The Egyptian"
37. Scriabin - Prometheus: The Poem of Fire
38. Bartk - Piano Concerto No. 1
39. Bach - Harpsichord Concerto No. 4 (BWV 1055)
40. Hummel - Piano Concerto No. 3
41. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 9 "Jeunehomme"
42. Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 5
43. Bartk - Piano Concerto No. 2
44. Shostakovich - Piano Concerto No. 1
45. Liszt - Piano Concerto No. 1
46. Busoni - Piano Concerto
47. Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2
48. Poulenc - Organ Concerto
49. Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 1
50. Haydn - Piano Concerto No. 11
51. Bach - Harpsichord Concerto No. 2 (BWV 1053)

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52. Liszt - Piano Concerto No. 2


53. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 19
54. Weber - Konzertstck
55. Poulenc - Concerto for Two Pianos
56. Handel - Organ Concerto No. 13 (HWV 295) "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale"
57. Gershwin - Concerto in F
58. Ligeti - Piano Concerto
59. Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
60. Ginastera - Piano Concerto No. 1
61. Bach - Harpsichord Concerto No. 7 (BWV 1058)
62. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 26 "Coronation"
63. Hummel - Piano Concerto No. 2
64. Chopin - Andante spianato et grande polonaise brillante
65. Ireland - Piano Concerto
66. Bach - Concerto for Two Harpsichords No. 1 (BWV 1060)
67. Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 4 (for the left hand)
68. Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 4
69. Mendelssohn - Piano Concerto No. 2
70. Bartk - Concerto for Two Pianos
71. Vivaldi-Bach - Concerto for Four Harpsichords (BWV 1065)
72. Rautavaara - Piano Concerto No. 1
73. Franck - Symphonic Variations
74. Handel - Organ Concerto No. 14 (HWV 296a)
75. Medtner - Piano Concerto No. 2
76. Poulenc - Concert champtre
77. Bach - Concerto for Three Harpsichords No. 2 (BWV 1064)
78. Bach - Concerto for Two Harpsichords No. 3 (BWV 1062)
79. Tveitt - Piano Concerto No. 4 "Aurora Borealis"
80. Bach - Concerto for Three Harpsichords No. 1 (BWV 1063)
81. C.P.E. Bach - Keyboard Concerto in D minor (H 427)
82. Schumann - Introduction and Allegro Appassionato
83. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 7 for Three Pianos
84. Lutosawski - Piano Concerto
85. Rautavaara - Piano Concerto No. 3 "Gift of Dreams"
86. Vaughan Williams - Piano Concerto
87. Schumann (Clara) - Piano Concerto
88. Handel - Organ Concerto op. 4 no. 4 (HWV 292)

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89. Britten - Diversions for Piano (left hand) and Orchestra


90. Scriabin - Piano Concerto
91. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 18
92. Debussy - Fantaisie for Piano and Orchestra
93. Beach - Piano Concerto
94. Saint-Sans - Piano Concerto No. 4
95. Dvok - Piano Concerto
96. Atterberg - Piano Concerto
97. Carter - Piano Concerto
98. Rubinstein - Piano Concerto No. 4
99. Liszt - Totentanz
100. Scharwenka - Piano Concerto No. 4

Top 150 Recommended Symphonies


Facilitated by emiellucifuge

1. Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 "Choral"


2. Mahler - Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection"
3. Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 "Eroica"
4. Mozart - Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter"
5. Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5
6. Mozart - Symphony No. 40 "Great"
7. Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
8. Beethoven - Symphony No. 7
9. Schubert - Symphony No. 9 "Great"
10. Brahms - Symphony No. 4
11. Dvok - Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"
12. Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"
13. Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 "Pathtique"
14. Schubert - Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"
15. Mahler - Symphony No. 5
16. Sibelius - Symphony No. 5
17. Mahler - Symphony No. 6 "Tragic"
18. Mahler - Symphony No. 9
19. Bruckner - Symphony No. 8 "The Apocalyptic"

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20. Mahler - Symphony No. 4


21. Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique
22. Prokofiev - Symphony No. 5
23. Shostakovich - Symphony No. 10
24. Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 4 "Italian"
25. Bruckner - Symphony No. 9
26. Nielsen - Symphony No. 5
27. Brahms - Symphony No. 1
28. Mozart - Symphony No. 39
29. Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 2
30. Mozart - Symphony No. 38 "Prague"
31. Sibelius - Symphony No. 2
32. Haydn - Symphony No. 104
33. Mahler - Symphony No. 1 "Titan"
34. Beethoven - Symphony No. 8
35. Brahms - Symphony No. 3
36. Dvok - Symphony No. 8
37. Bruckner - Symphony No. 7 "The Lyric"
38. Haydn - Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"
39. Mozart - Symphony No. 36 "Linz"
40. Haydn - Symphony No. 103 "The Drumroll"
41. Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5
42. Prokofiev - Symphony No. 6
43. Saint-Sans - Symphony No. 3 "Organ"
44. Messiaen - Turangalla-Symphonie
45. Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 2 "A London Symphony"
46. Sibelius - Symphony No. 4
47. Nielsen - Symphony No. 4 "The Inextinguishable"
48. Dvok - Symphony No. 7
49. Mozart - Symphony No. 25
50. Schubert - Symphony No. 5
51. Mahler - Symphony No. 8
52. Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 "Classical"
53. Webern - Symphony
54. Schumann - Symphony No. 3 "Rhenish"
55. Beethoven - Symphony No. 4
56. Brahms - Symphony No. 2

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57. Franck - Symphony in D minor


58. Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3 "Scottish"
59. Honegger - Symphony No. 3 "Liturgique"
60. Glire - Symphony No. 3 "Ilya Muromets"
61. Sibelius - Symphony No. 7
62. Bruckner - Symphony No. 4 "Romantic"
63. Prokofiev - Symphony No. 3
64. Martin - Symphony No. 6
65. Hindemith - Mathis der Maler
66. Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4
67. Haydn - Symphony No. 100 "Military"
68. Liszt - Faust Symphony
69. Shostakovich - Symphony No. 11 "The Year 1905"
70. Grecki - Symphony No. 3 "Symphony of Sorrowful Songs"
71. Sibelius - Symphony No. 6
72. Myaskovsky - Symphony No. 6
73. Elgar - Symphony No. 1
74. Bizet - Symphony in C
75. Janek - Sinfonietta
76. Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 7 "Sinfonia Antartica"
77. Stravinsky - Symphony in C
78. Mozart - Symphony No. 35 "Haffner"
79. Bruckner - Symphony No. 5
80. Bax - Symphony No. 1
81. Mahler - Symphony No. 3
82. Schoenberg - Chamber Symphony No. 1
83. Schumann - Symphony No. 4
84. Berwald - Symphony No. 3 "Singulire"
85. Berio - Sinfonia
86. Copland - Symphony No. 3
87. Shostakovich - Symphony No. 7
88. Alfvn - Symphony No. 4
89. Prokofiev - Symphony No. 2
90. Ives - Symphony No. 4
91. Stravinsky - Symphony in Three Movements
92. Mahler - Symphony No. 7
93. Nielsen - Symphony No. 3 "Sinfonia Espansiva"

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94. Roussel - Symphony No. 3


95. Scriabin - Symphony No. 4 "The Poem of Ecstasy"
96. Rautavaara - Symphony No. 8 "The Journey"
97. Suk - Asrael Symphony
98. Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 5
99. Penderecki - Symphony No. 3
100. Beethoven - Symphony No. 2
101. Shostakovich - Symphony No. 8
102. Brian - Symphony No. 1 "Gothic"
103. Haydn - Symphony No. 88
104. Schoenberg - Chamber Symphony No. 2
105. Ives - Symphony No. 3 "The Camp Meeting"
106. Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 4
107. Mozart - Symphony No. 31 "Paris"
108. Schumann - Symphony No. 1 "Spring"
109. Hovhaness - Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain"
110. Bantock - Hebridean Symphony
111. Shostakovich - Symphony No. 4
112. Sibelius - Symphony No. 3
113. Walton - Symphony No. 1
114. Beethoven - Symphony No. 1
115. Elgar - Symphony No. 2
116. Stravinsky - Symphony of Psalms
117. Mozart - Symphony No. 29
118. Glazunov - Symphony No. 4
119. Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 5 "Reformation"
120. Raff - Symphony No. 5 "Lenore"
121. Schnittke - Symphony No. 1
122. Berlioz - Romo et Juliette
123. Haydn - Symphony No. 82 "A Bear"
124. Tchaikovsky - Manfred Symphony
125. Simpson - Symphony No. 9
126. Berlioz - Harold en Italie
127. Beach - Gaelic Symphony
128. Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 3
129. Hanson - Symphony No. 2 "Romantic"
130. Shostakovich - Symphony No. 9

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131. Haydn - Symphony No. 101 "The Clock"


132. Lutoslawski - Symphony No. 3
133. Bruckner - Symphony No. 6
134. Szymanowski - Symphony No. 3 "Song of the Night"
135. Bruckner - Symphony No. 3
136. Popov - Symphony No. 1
137. Bruckner - Symphony No. 2
138. Taneyev - Symphony No. 4
139. Mozart - Symphony No. 28
140. Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 3 "Polish"
141. Sibelius - Symphony No. 1
142. Dvok - Symphony No. 6
143. Schubert - Symphony No. 4 "Tragic"
144. Prokofiev - Symphony No. 7
145. Schubert - Symphony No. 6 "Little"
146. Barber - Symphony in One Movement
147. Rimsky-Korsakov - Symphony No. 2 "Antar"
148. Schmidt - Symphony No. 4
149. Kraus - Symphony in C Minor
150. Borodin - Symphony No. 2

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1. Wagner - Der Ring des Nibelungen


2. Wagner - Tristan und Isolde
3. Mozart - Le Nozze di Figaro
4. Handel - Giulio Cesare
5. Berlioz - Les Troyens
6. Mozart - Don Giovanni
7. Verdi - La Traviata
8. Puccini - La Bohme
9. Strauss - Der Rosenkavalier
10. Wagner - Die Meistersinger von Nrnberg
11. Mozart - Die Zauberflte

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12. Bizet - Carmen


13. Wagner - Parsifal
14. Rossini - Il Barbiere di Siviglia
15. Verdi - Otello
16. Puccini - Tosca
17. Mozart - Cos fan Tutte
18. Berg - Wozzeck
19. Strauss - Salome
20. Donizetti - Lucia di Lammermoor
21. Wagner - Lohengrin
22. Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin
23. Verdi - Aida
24. Offenbach - Les Contes d'Hoffmann
25. Verdi - Don Carlos
26. Verdi - Rigoletto
27. Strauss - Elektra
28. Wagner - Tannhuser
29. Monteverdi - L'Orfeo
30. Schoenberg - Moses und Aron
31. Bellini - Norma
32. Mussorgsky - Boris Godunov
33. Beethoven - Fidelio
34. Purcell - Dido and Aeneas
35. Puccini - La Fanciulla del West
36. Janek - Jenfa
37. Prokofiev - War and Peace
38. Gershwin - Porgy & Bess
39. Berg - Lulu
40. Handel - Ariodante
41. Smetana - The Bartered Bride
42. Wagner - Der Fliegende Hollnder
43. Verdi - Falstaff
44. Puccini - Turandot
45. Puccini - Madama Butterfly
46. Rameau - Les Indes Galantes
47. Mozart - Die Entfhrung aus dem Serail
48. Verdi - Il Trovatore

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49. Verdi - Simon Boccanegra


50. Britten - Peter Grimes
51. Strauss - Ariadne auf Naxos
52. Massenet - Manon
53. Debussy - Pellas and Mlisande
54. Berlioz - La Damnation de Faust
55. Shostakovich - Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District
56. Handel - Alcina
57. Gounod - Faust
58. Prokofiev - The Love for Three Oranges
59. Stravinsky - The Rake's Progress
60. Gluck - Orphe et Eurydice
61. Mozart - Idomeneo
62. Bartk - Bluebeard's Castle
63. Mascagni - Cavalleria Rusticana
64. Donizetti - L'Elisir D'Amore
65. Monteverdi - L'Incoronazione di Poppea
66. Weber - Der Freischtz
67. Rossini - La Cenerentola
68. Humperdinck - Hnsel und Gretel
69. Leoncavallo - Pagliacci
70. Puccini - Gianni Schicchi
71. Saint-Sans - Samson et Dalila
72. Strauss - Capriccio
73. Dvok - Rusalka
74. Saariaho - L'Amour de Loin
75. Bellini - I Puritani
76. Verdi - La Forza del Destino
77. Donizetti - La Fille du Rgiment
78. Gounod - Romo et Juliette
79. Verdi - Un Ballo in Maschera
80. Donizetti - Don Pasquale
81. Mozart - La Clemenza di Tito
82. Janek - The Cunning Little Vixen
83. Cilea - Adriana Lecouvreur
84. Verdi - Macbeth
85. Puccini - La Rondine

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86. Bellini - La Sonnambula


87. Ravel - L'Enfant et les Sortilges
88. Weber - Euryanthe
89. Rimsky-Korsakov - The Golden Cockerel
90. Rossini - L'Italiana in Algeri
91. Giordano - Andrea Chnier
92. Massenet - Werther
93. Donizetti - Roberto Devereux
94. Bellini - I Capuleti e i Montecchi
95. Strauss - Arabella
96. Verdi - Ernani
97. Tchaikovsky - Pique Dame
98. Thomas - Mignon
99. Puccini - Suor Angelica
100. Handel - Orlando
101. Puccini - Manon Lescaut
102. Monteverdi - Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria
103. Strauss - Die Frau ohne Schatten
104. Handel - Hercules
105. Poulenc - Dialogues des Carmelites
106. Delibes - Lakm
107. Britten - Turn of the Screw
108. Bizet - Les Pcheurs de Perles
109. Mussorgsky Khovanshchina
110. Britten - Billy Budd
111. Handel - Rinaldo
112. Busoni - Doktor Faust
113. Verdi - Luisa Miller
114. Schreker - Die Gezeichneten
115. Prokofiev - The Fiery Angel
116. Gluck - Alceste
117. Handel - Theodora
118. Rameau - Castor et Pollux
119. Massenet Thas
120. Rameau - Les Boreades
121. Purcell - The Fairy Queen
122. Handel - Serse

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123. Britten - Death in Venice


124. Donizetti - Maria Stuarda
125. Borodin - Prince Igor
126. Verdi - I Vespri Siciliani
127. Verdi - Nabucco
128. Meyerbeer - Les Huguenots
129. Stravinsky - Le Rossignol
130. Charpentier (Marc-Antoine) - Mede
131. Boito - Mefistofele
132. Janek - From the House of the Dead
133. Rossini - Guillaume Tell
134. Shostakovich - The Nose
135. Mozart - Il Re Pastore
136. Berlioz - Benvenuto Cellini
137. Bellini - Beatrice di Tenda
138. Prokofiev - Betrothal in a Monastery
139. Glinka - Ruslan and Lyudmila
140. Rossini - Le Comte Ory
141. Korngold - Die Tote Stadt
142. Puccini - Il Tabarro
143. Rossini - Il Viaggio a Reims
144. Janek - The Makropulos Case
145. Gluck - Iphignie en Tauride
146. Verdi - Attila
147. Halvy - La Juive
148. Rimski-Korsakov Sadko
149. Handel - Acis and Galatea
150. Rossini - Il Turco in Italia
151. Thomas - Hamlet
152. Handel - Tamerlano
153. Mozart - Mitridate Re di Ponto
154. Donizetti - La Favorita
155. Handel - Agrippina
156. Massenet - Don Quichotte
157. Janek - Kata Kabanova
158. Messiaen - Saint Franois d'Assise
159. Wagner - Rienzi

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160. Strauss - Daphne


161. Hindemith - Cardillac
162. Weill - Die Dreigroschenoper
163. Tchaikovsky - Mazeppa
164. Zandonai - Francesca da Rimini
165. Adams - Nixon in China
166. Glinka - A Life for the Tsar
167. Lully - Atys
168. Flotow - Martha
169. Vivaldi - Ercole su'l Termodonte
170. Handel Rodelinda
171. Lully - Armide
172. Schubert - Fierrabras
173. Handel - Admeto
174. Previn - A Streetcar Named Desire
175. Donizetti - Anna Bolena
176. Rossini - Armida
177. Ravel - L'Heure Espagnole
178. Handel - Semele
179. Berlioz - Batrice et Bndict
180. Weill - Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny
181. Weber - Oberon
182. Corigliano - The Ghosts of Versailles
183. Stravinsky - Oedipus Rex
184. Ponchielli - La Gioconda
185. Rossini Semiramide
186. Rossini Tancredi
187. Verdi - I Lombardi alla prima crociata
188. Britten - The Rape of Lucretia
189. Britten - Owen Wingrave
190. Henze - Boulevard Solitude
191. Gluck Iphignie en Aulide
192. Prokofiev - The Gambler
193. Paisiello - Nina, o sia la pazza per amore
194. Meyerbeer - L'Africaine
195. Pergolesi - La Serva Padrona
196. Cimarosa - Il Matrimonio Segreto

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197. Rossini - La Pietra del Paragone


198. Rossini La Donna del Lago
199. Schoenberg - Erwartung
200. Schumann - Genoveva
201. Purcell King Arthur
202. Marschner - Der Vampyr
203. Rameau - Zoroastre
204. Charpentier (Gustave) - Louise
205. Rimsky-Korsakov - The Tsar's Bride
206. Giordano - Fedora
207. Donizetti Rita
208. Verdi - Il Corsaro
209. Ligeti - Le Grand Macabre
210. Verdi - Stiffelio
211. Cherubini Mde
212. Hindemith - Mathis der Maler
213. Donizetti - Lucrezia Borgia
214. Delius - A Village Romeo and Juliet
215. Rimsky-Korsakov - The Snow Maiden
216. Rameau - Les Paladins
217. Massenet Le Cid
218. Mozart - La Finta Giardiniera
219. Zimmermann - Die Soldaten
220. Rachmaninoff - Aleko
221. Enesco - Oedipe
222. Krenek - Johnny Spielt Auf
223. De Falla - La Vida Breve
224. Paisello - Il barbiere di Siviglia
225. Handel - Partenope
226. Hasse - Cleofide
227. Britten - A Midsummer Night's Dream
228. Nicolai - Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor
229. Auber - Fra Diavolo
230. Massenet Cendrillon
231. Monteverdi Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda
232. Lully - Cadmus et Hermione
233. Tchaikovsky - Iolanta

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234. Rameau - Les ftes d'Hb


235. Pfitzner - Palestrina
236. Catalani - La Wally
237. Rossini - Ermione
238. Glass - Akhnaten
239. Pergolesi - Lo Frate 'nnamorato
240. Rameau - Hyppolite et Aricie
241. Rimsky-Korsakov The Legend of the invisible City Kitesh
242. Martin y Soler - Il Burbero di Buon Cuore
243. Adams - Death of Klinghoffer
244. Puccini - Le Villi
245. Poulenc - La Voix Humaine
246. Mozart - Der Schauspieldirektor
247. Massenet Hrodiade
248. Mussorgsky Sorochyntsky Fair
249. Rimsky-Korsakov May Night
250. Glass Satygraha
251. Gomes - Il Guarany
252. Cavalli - La Calisto
253. Penderecki - The Devils of Loudun
254. Ads - The Tempest
255. Leoncavallo - Zaz
256. Schreker - Der Ferne Klang
257. Rameau - Dardanus
258. De Falla El retablo de Maese Pedro
259. Rossini Mos in Egitto
260. Stockhausen - Licht cycle
261. Meyerbeer - Dinorah
262. Gounod - Mireille
263. Mozart - Il Sogno di Scipione
264. Landi - Il Sant'Alessio
265. Rossini - Elisabetta Regina d'Inghilterra
266. Lortzing - Zar und Zimmermann
267. Glass - Einstein on the Beach
268. Ads - Powder Her Face
269. Meyerbeer - Le Prophte
270. Bellini - Il Pirata

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271. Rameau - Plate


272. Meyerbeer Robert Le Diable

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Auber - Fra Diavolo


Auber - Hayde ou Le Secret
Bernstein - Candide
Chabrier - L'toile
Gilbert & Sullivan - H.M.S. Pinafore
Gilbert & Sullivan - The Mikado
Gilbert & Sullivan - The Pirates of Penzance
Hahn - Ciboulette
Herbert - Naughty Marietta
Klmn - Die Csrdsfrstin
Lehr - Das Land des Lchelns
Lehr - Die Lustige Witwe
Lehr - Der Graf von Luxemburg
Lehr - Zigeunerliebe
Messager - Monsieur Beaucaire
Messager - Vronique
Millcker - Der Arme Jonathan
Millcker - Der Bettelstudent
Millcker - Gasparone
Millcker - Grfin Dubarry
Offenbach - Barbe-Bleue
Offenbach - La Belle Hlne
Offenbach - La Grande-Duchesse de Grolstein
Offenbach - La Prichole
Offenbach - La Vie Parisienne
Offenbach - Orphe aux Enfers
Romberg - The Student Prince
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Strauss (Johann II) - Der Zigeunerbaron


Strauss (Johann II) - Die Fledermaus
Strauss (Johann II) - Simplicius
Supp - Boccaccio
Supp - Die schne Galathee
Zeller - Der Vogelhndler
Supp - Fatinitza
Supp - Leichte Kavallerie

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