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Maurice Ravel

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A la maniere de Borodine (31)
A la maniere de Chabrier (30)
Alborada del gracioso (arr. for Brass band) (1)
Alborada del gracioso (42)
Antar: incidental music (after Rimsky-Korsakov) (1)
Ballade de la reine morte d'aimer (6)
Berceuse sur le nom de Gabriel Faure (16)
Bolero (arr. Gunnar Idenstam for organ) (1)
Bolero (arr. for flute and guitar) (1)
Bolero (arr. guitar and orchestra) (1)
Bolero (saxophone quartet) (1)
Bolero (version for 2 pianos and percussion) (1)
Bolero (version for piano four hands) (4)
Bolero (96)
Cantates de Rome (3) (1)
Chanson du rouet (3)
Chanson ecossaise (1)
Chansons (3) (arr. Simon Cox) (1)
Chansons (3) (version for solo voice and piano) (1)
Chansons (3) a capella (3)
Chansons (3) (4)
Chansons de Don Quichotte a Dulcinee (3) (1)
Chansons madecasses (3) (14)
Chants populaires (4) (5)
Daphnis et Chloe (arr. for piano by Konstantin Lifschitz) (1)
Daphnis et Chloe: Suite for piano (arr. Indre Petrauskaite) (1)
Daphnis et Chloe: Suite no.1 'Fragments symphoniques' (10)
Daphnis et Chloe: Suite no.2 (57)
Daphnis et Chloe: Two movements for piano (arr. Roman Rabinovich) (1)
Daphnis et Chloe (47)
» Part 2
» Part 3
Don Quichotte a Dulcinee (15)
Duo for violin and cello, op.7 (1)
Entre cloches (arr. for two pianos) (2)
Entre cloches (1)
Epigrammes de Clement Marot (2) (5)
Fanfare from 'L'Eventail de Jeanne' (8)
Fanfare (1)
Frontispice (2)
Frontispiece for poeme du Vardar (for two pianos, five hands) (2)
Gaspard de la nuit (orch. Marius Constant) (3)
Gaspard de la nuit (104)
Habanera (8)
Histoires naturelles (5) (arr. Arthur Lavandier for chamber ensemble) (1)
Histoires naturelles (5) (12)
Introduction and Allegro for 2 harps (2)
Introduction and Allegro for harp, flute, clarinet and string quartet (arr. for two Pianos) (4)
Introduction and Allegro for harp, flute, clarinet and string quartet (25)
Janeta ount anirem gardar (1)
Jeux d'eau (72)
L'Enfant et les sortileges (19)
L'Eventail de Jeanne (2)
L'Heure espagnole (13)
L'Indifferent (2)
La Flute enchantee (2)
La Parade (8)
La Valse (arr. Gunnar Idenstam for organ) (1)
La Valse (solo piano) (24)
La Valse (solo piano, arr. Chen) (1)
La Valse (two pianos) (15)
La Valse (106)
Le Jardin feerique (5)
Le Tombeau de Couperin (arr. Joint Venture Percussion Duo) (1)
Le Tombeau de Couperin (arr. Robert Zuidam) (1)
Le Tombeau de Couperin (arr. for piano sextet by Marijn van Prooijen) (1)
Le Tombeau de Couperin (arr. for woodwind quintet) (1)
Le Tombeau de Couperin (orchestra) (17)
Le Tombeau de Couperin (saxophone quartet) (1)
Le Tombeau de Couperin (trans. Mason Jones) (1)
Le Tombeau de Couperin (87)
Le paon (2)
Les Grands Vents venus d'outre-mer (4)
Ma Mere l'Oye (Mother Goose) (arr. Joint Venture Percussion Duo) (1)
Ma Mere l'Oye (Mother Goose) (arr. Mark Popkin for wind quintet) (1)
Ma Mere l'Oye (Mother Goose) (arr. Matthew Knight) (1)
Ma Mere l'Oye (Mother Goose) (arr. for four hands) (15)
Ma Mere l'Oye (Mother Goose) (82)
Manteau de fleurs (5)
Marsch der Stiftsdamen (1)
Melodies hebraiques (2) (28)
Melodies populaires grecques (5) (20)
Menuet antique (orchestra) (15)
Menuet antique (37)
Menuet in C sharp minor (7)
Menuet sur le nom de Haydn (35)
Miroirs (105)
Monteau de fleurs (1)
Mouvement de sonate (1)
Noel des jouets (4)
Pavane de la Belle au bois dormant (2)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (arr. Gunnar Idenstam for organ) (1)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (arr. John Fox) (1)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (arr. Joint Venture Percussion Duo) (1)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (arr. Kochanski) (1)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (arr. Maciejewski for 2 pianos) (1)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (arr. Matthew Knight) (1)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (arr. saxophone quartet) (2)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (guitar) (2)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (harp) (2)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (harp and cello) (1)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (piano) (28)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (viola and piano) (1)
Pavane pour une infante defunte (125)
Piano Concerto in D major for the left hand (55)
Piano Concerto in G major (106)
Piano Trio in A minor (43)
Piece en forme de Habanera (arr. Georges Catherine) (1)
Piece en forme de Habanera (arr. Louis Fleury) (1)
Piece en forme de Habanera (arr. for clarinet and piano) (3)
Piece en forme de Habanera (arr. for flute and guitar) (1)
Piece en forme de Habanera (43)
Poemes (3) de Stephane Mallarme (10)
Prelude for piano 'd'un rythme libre' (Postlude) (1)
Prelude in A minor (17)
Prelude (10)
Rapsodie espagnole (arr. for piano duet) (12)
Rapsodie espagnole (61)
Reves (5)
Ronsard a son ame (7)
Sainte (3)
Serenade grotesque (20)
Sheherazade: Ouverture de feerie (11)
Sheherazade: a song cycle after three poems by Tristan Klingsor (15)
» I Asie
Sheherazade (23)
Sheherezade: Overture (arr. for two pianos) (2)
Si morne! (3)
Sites auriculaires (1)
Sonata for violin and cello (17)
Sonatine (arr. Carlos Salzedo) (2)
Sonatine (arr. Wayne Peterson for wind quintet) (1)
Sonatine (75)
» Menuet
Songs (3) for Unaccompanied Mixed Choir (1)
String Quartet in F major (arr. Mark Popkin for wind quintet) (1)
String Quartet in F major (54)
String Symphony (based on Quartet in F, arr. Rudolf Barshai) (1)
Sur l'herbe (6)
Tableaux D'Une Exposition (1)
Toi, le coeur et la rose (1)
Tripatos (6)
Tzigane (97)
Une barque sur l'ocean (25)
Un grand sommeil noir (5)
Valses nobles et sentimentales (arr. for orchestra) (20)
Valses nobles et sentimentales (88)
Violin Sonata no.1 in A minor, op.post (20)
Violin Sonata no.2 in G major (arr. Valentin Radutiu) (1)
Violin Sonata no.2 in G major (arr. for cello and piano) (1)
Violin Sonata no.2 in G major (63)
Vocalise-etude en forme de Habanera (arr. for violin and piano) (1)
Vocalise-etude en forme de Habanera (44)

Joseph-Maurice Ravel (March 7, 1875 – December 28, 1937) was a French composer known especially for his melodies, masterful orchestration, richly evocative harmonies and inventive instrumental textures and effects. Along with Claude Debussy, he was one of the most prominent figures associated with Impressionist music. Much of his piano music, chamber music, vocal music and orchestral music is part of the standard concert repertoire.

Ravel's piano compositions, such as Jeux d'eau, Miroirs, Le tombeau de Couperin and Gaspard de la nuit, demand considerable virtuosity from the performer, and his mastery of orchestration is particularly evident in such works as Rapsodie espagnole, Daphnis et Chloé and his arrangement of Modest Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition. Ravel is best known for his orchestral work Boléro (1928), which he once described as "a piece for orchestra without music".

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