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Akrostichon no.1, op.37 (1)
Akrostichon no.2, op.114 (1)
Album de Peterhof, op.75 (1)
Bal costume: Suite de morceaux caracteristiques pour piano, op.103 (1)
Barcarolle, op.93 no.5 (1)
Cello Concerto in A minor, op.63 (1)
Cello Sonata no.1 in D major, op.18 (5)
Cello Sonata no.2 in G major, op.39 (4)
Characteristic Pieces (3), op.9 (1)
Characteristic Pieces (6), op.50 (2)
Concertstuck in A flat major for piano and orchestra, op.113 (2)
Desire (1)
Dmitry Donsky (1)
Don Quixote, op.87 (4)
Eroica Fantasia, op.110 (1)
Etudes (6), op.23 (2)
Faust, op.68 (1)
Feramors: Ballet music (3)
Gavotte, op.38 no.5 (1)
German Songs (4) (1)
German Waltz (1)
Ivan the Terrible, op.79 (2)
Kamenniy-Ostrov (24 piano sketches), op.10 (1)
Lieder (12), op.48 (3)
Lieder von Heine (6), op.32 (1)
Melodies (2), op.3 (18)
Melodya (1)
Melody in F major, op.31 (2)
National Dances (7), op.82 (2)
Neron (3)
Ouverture Triomphale, op.43 (1)
Persian Songs (12), op.34 (1)
Piano Concerto no.1 in E minor, op.25 (1)
Piano Concerto no.2 in F major, op.35 (1)
Piano Concerto no.3 in G major, op.45 (1)
Piano Concerto no.4 in D minor, op.70 (8)
Piano Quartet in C major, op.66 (1)
Piano Quartet in F major, op.55bis (Piano Quintet op.55: Rubinstein's version for piano and strings) (1)
Piano Quintet in F major, op.55 (2)
Piano Quintet in G minor, op.99 (1)
Piano Sonata no.1 in E minor, op.12 (1)
Piano Sonata no.2 in C minor, op.20 (1)
Piano Trio no.3 in B flat, op.52 (1)
Piano Trio no.5 in C minor, op.108 (1)
Pieces (2), op.26 (1)
Reve angelique (1)
Salon Pieces (9), op.11 (3)
Serenade Russe in B minor (1)
Serenade russe no.1, op.93 (1)
Serenades (3), op.22 (1)
Soirees a St Petersbourg (6), op.44 (7)
Sonata for piano 4 hands, op.89 (1)
Souvenir de Dresde, op.118 (1)
Symphony no.1 in F major, op.40 (1)
Symphony no.2 in C major, op.42 'Ocean' (3)
Symphony no.3 in A major, op.56 (1)
Symphony no.4 in D minor, op.95 'Dramatic' (2)
Symphony no.5 in G minor, op.107 (1)
Symphony no.6 in A minor, op.111 (1)
The Demon (7)
Theme and Variations, op.88 (1)
The night (1)
Trot de Cavalerie (1)
Valse caprice in E flat major (4)
Viola Sonata in F minor, op.49 (2)
Violin Concerto in G major, op.46 (1)
Violin Sonata No.1 in G major, op.13 (1)

Anton Grigorevich Rubinstein (November 28 1829 – November 20 1894) was a Russian pianist, composer and conductor who became a pivotal figure in Russian culture when he founded the Saint Petersburg Conservatory. He was the elder brother of Nikolai Rubinstein who founded the Moscow Conservatory.

As a pianist, Rubinstein ranks amongst the great 19th-century keyboard virtuosos. He became most famous for his series of historical recitals—seven enormous, consecutive concerts covering the history of piano music. Rubinstein played this series throughout Russia and Eastern Europe and in the United States when he toured there.

Although best remembered as a pianist and educator (most notably in the latter as the composition teacher of Tchaikovsky), Rubinstein was also a prolific composer throughout much of his life. He wrote 20 operas, the best known of which is The Demon. He also composed a large number of other works, including five piano concertos, six symphonies and a large number of solo piano works along with a substantial output of works for chamber ensemble.

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