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Modest Mussorgsky

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A Night on the Bare Mountain (arr. Andreas Tarkmann) (1)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (arr. Ilya Ioff) (1)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (arr. Jura Margulis for piano duet) (1)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (arr. L Stokowski) (7)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (arr. for 6 pianos) (1)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov) (arr. Nikolai Artsybushev) (1)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov) (15)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (original version) (5)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (piano version) (3)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (trans. Mythos) (1)
A Night on the Bare Mountain (38)
A Society Tale: The Goat (Svetskaya skazochka: kozyol) (1)
A Tear (1)
A garden blooms by the Don (Po nad Donom sad tsvetyot) (1)
Apparition (Videniie) (1)
Au village (Quasi fantasia) (2)
Balearic Song (1)
Boris Godunov (highlights) (3)
Boris Godunov - Potpourri (arr. for guitar quartet by Oleg Timofeyev) (1)
Boris Godunov: A Symphonic Synthesis (arr. L Stokowski) (3)
Boris Godunov (45)
But if I could meet thee again (No yesli bi s toboyu ya vstretit'sya mogla) (1)
By the Water (1)
Calistratus (1)
Capriccio and Ghourzouff (1)
Child's Song (Detskaya pesenka) (1)
Children's Games (3)
Cradle Song (Kolibel'naya pesnya) (1)
Cradle Song (orch. Igor Markevitch) (1)
Darling Savishna (Sveti Savishna) (2)
Das Lied von der Armut, op.79 no.7 (1)
Das Sternlein (1)
Der Ziegenbock (1)
Der vergessene (1)
Desire (Zhelaniie) (1)
Dream of the Peasant Gritzko (orch. Shebalin) (1)
Ein Kinderscherz (3)
Epitaph (Nadgrabnoye pis'mo) (1)
Evening song (Vechernyaya pesenka) (2)
Forgotten (Zabitiy) (1)
From Memories of Childhood (1)
From my tears (Iz slyoz moikh) (2)
Gathering Mushrooms (Po gribi) (2)
Grossmacht'ger Herr und Zar (1)
Hebrew Song (3)
Hopak (Gopak) (3)
Hopak of the Young Ukrainians (1)
Ich wollt' meine Schmerzen ergossen (Zhelaniye) (1)
I have many palaces and gardens (Mnogo yest' u menya teremov i sadov) (1)
Impromptu passione (8)
In der Pilzen (1)
Intermezzo for piano (1)
Intermezzo in modo classico (7)
In the Village (6)
Is spinning man's work? (Oy, chest'li to molodtsu len pryasti?) (1)
Jeux d'enfants: Les quatre coins (2)
Joshua (2)
Khovanshchina (arr. L Stokowski) (5)
Khovanshchina (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov) (4)
Khovanshchina (51)
Kinderstube (1)
King Saul (Tsar' Saul) (1)
La Caprisieuse on a theme of Count L Heyden (2)
La capricieuse (4)
Lieder (6) (1)
Lullaby (1)
Meditation (Album Leaf) (3)
Meditation (5)
Meines Herzens Sehnsucht (Zhelaniye serdtsa) (1)
Memories (2) of Childhood (2)
Memories of Childhood (2)
Mephistopheles' Song in Auerbach's Cellar 'Song of the flea' (orch. Stravinsky) (1)
Mephistopheles' Song in Auerbach's Cellar 'Song of the flea' (2)
Misfortune (1)
Mlada (1)
Near the southern shore of the Crimea (Capriccio) (5)
Niania et moi (1)
Night (Noch') (2)
Night (orch. Igor Markevitch) (1)
Oedipus in Athens (1)
Old Man's Song (Pesn' startsa: stanu skromno u poroga) (1)
On the southern shore of the Crimea (Gurzuf) (7)
Over the river (arr. Horowitz) (1)
Pictures (2) from Crimea (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. C. Lindberg) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Elgar Howarth) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Florence Mustric) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Ilya Ioff) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Jacques Cohen for strings) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Jorg Endebrock) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. L Stokowski) (5)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Stephen Mooser for wind quintet) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Stephen Roberts) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. Tomita) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. for chamber ensemble) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. for two pianos by Tim Seddon) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ashkenazy) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Gorchakov) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Peter Breiner) (2)
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel) (60)
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel, arr. Paul Lavender) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (orchestrations compiled by Leonard Slatkin) (1)
Pictures at an Exhibition (version for piano) (27)
Pictures at an Exhibition (106)
Porte-enseigne Polka (Ensign-Polka) (4)
Prayer (Molitva) (2)
Premiere punition (1)
Pride (Spes') (1)
Promenade (3)
Reverie (7)
Salammbo - Pesn baleartsa (Balearic Song) (1)
Scallywag (orch. Igor Markevitch) (1)
Scherzo in B flat major (2)
Scherzo in C sharp minor (1)
Scherzo (4)
She drifts away (1)
Softly the spirit flew up to heaven (Gornimi tikho letela dusha nebesami) (1)
Sonata in C major for Piano Duet (3)
Songs and Dances of Death (arr. Steven Verhaert) (1)
Songs and Dances of Death (orch. Edison Denisov) (1)
Songs and Dances of Death (orch. Peter Breiner) (2)
Songs and Dances of Death (28)
Sorochintsy Fair (orch. Liadov) (3)
» Gopak
Sorochintsy Fair: Hopak (arr. Rachmaninov) (4)
Sorochintsy Fair: Hopak (arr. Stephen Roberts) (1)
Sorochintsy Fair: Hopak (arr. piano) (1)
Sorochintsy Fair: Hopak (12)
Sorochintsy Fair (12)
» Hopak
Souvenir d'enfance (5)
» no.1
» no.3
Sunless (Bez solntsa) (2)
Tell me why (Otchego, skazhi) (2)
The Classicist (Klassik) (1)
The Destruction of Sennacherib (1)
The Dniepr (orch. Igor Markevitch) (1)
The Feast (Pirushka) (1)
The Gallery (Rayok) (1)
The Joyous Hour (Vesyoliy chas) (1)
The Little One (1)
The Marriage (Zhenitba) (1)
The Misunderstood One (Neponyatnaya) (1)
The Nursery (Detskaya) (arr. Ilya Ioff) (1)
The Nursery (Detskaya) (orch. Peter Breiner) (2)
The Nursery (Detskaya) (9)
The Orphan (Sirotka) (1)
The Outcast: Essay in Recitative (Otverzhennaya: opit rechitativa) (1)
The Ragamuffin (Ozornik) (1)
The Seminarist (Seminarist) (1)
The Vision (Ya videl noch) (1)
The Wanderer (Strannik) (1)
The dazzling lassie (orch. Igor Markevitch) (1)
The leaves rustled sadly (List'ya shumeli unilo) (1)
The magpie (Strekotun'ya beloboka) (1)
The nettle mountain (Krapivnaya gora) (1)
The seamstress (6)
The soul flew quietly through the celestial skies (1)
The winds blow, the wild winds (Duyut vetri, vetri buyniye) (1)
Une larme (arr. Alexander Krein) (2)
Une larme (11)
What are words of love to you? (Chto vam slova lyubvi?) (1)
Where are you, dear sister? (orch. Igor Markevitch) (1)
Where art thou, little star? (Gde ti, zvezdochka?) (2)
Yarema's Song 'On the Dnieper' (Pesn' Yaremi 'Na Dnepre') (1)
You drunken sot! (Akh ti, p'yanaya teterya!) (1)

Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (21 March [O.S. 9 March] 1839 – 28 March [O.S. 16 March] 1881) was a Russian composer, one of the group known as "The Five". He was an innovator of Russian music in the romantic period. He strove to achieve a uniquely Russian musical identity, often in deliberate defiance of the established conventions of Western music.

Many of his works were inspired by Russian history, Russian folklore, and other nationalist themes. Such works include the opera Boris Godunov, the orchestral tone poem Night on Bald Mountain, and the piano suite Pictures at an Exhibition.

For many years Mussorgsky's works were mainly known in versions revised or completed by other composers. Many of his most important compositions have recently come into their own in their original forms, and some of the original scores are now also available.

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