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Adagio in C major (1)
Allegro in E flat major (1)
Andante semplice in B minor (1)
Andantino semplice (1)
Brotherly Prayer for the Dead (1)
Cantata: Ioann Damaskin (John of Damascus), op.1 (3)
Cantata for the Unveiling of the Moscow pushkin Memorial 'I have built myself a monument not made by hands' (1)
Cantata no.2 'At the Reading of a Psalm, op.36 (3)
Canzona in F minor (1)
Canzona (3)
Choral varie in A major (1)
Choruses (12) on poems by Polonski, op.27 (1)
Clitemnestra's recitative and arioso from the opera 'Orestea' (1)
Improvisations (4) (1)
Interlude 'Apollo Temple in Delphi' from the opera 'Orestea' (1)
Lullaby in B flat major (1)
March in D minor (1)
Oresteia, op.6 (4)
Overture in D minor (1)
Overture on a Russian Theme (1)
Overture to the opera Orestea (1)
Piano Concerto in E Flat major (1)
Piano Quartet in E major, op.20 (5)
Piano Quintet in G minor, op.30 (8)
Piano Trio in D major, op.22 (8)
Poems (4), op.32 (1)
Poems (7), op.34 (1)
Prelude and Fugue in G sharp minor, op.29 (6)
Prelude in F major (2)
Quadrille in A major (1)
Repose (Elegy) in E major (2)
Romances (10), op.17 (2)
Romances (10), op.26 (3)
Scherzo in C major (1)
Scherzo in D minor (1)
Scherzo in E flat major (1)
Scherzo in F major (1)
Scherzo in G minor (1)
String Quartet no.1 in B flat minor, op.4 (2)
String Quartet no.2 in C major, op.5 (2)
String Quartet no.3 in D minor, op.7 (2)
String Quartet no.4 in A minor, op.11 (2)
String Quartet no.5 in A major, op.13 (2)
String Quartet no.6 in B flat major (2)
String Quartet no.7 in E flat major (2)
String Quartet no.8 in C major (2)
String Quartet no.9 in A major (2)
String Quintet no.1 in G major, op.14 (4)
String Quintet no.2 in C major, op.16 (4)
String Trio in B minor (3)
String Trio in D major (2)
String Trio in E flat major, op.31 (3)
Suite de Concert, op.28 (9)
Symphony no.1 in E minor (2)
Symphony no.2 in B flat major (3)
Symphony no.3 in D minor (2)
Symphony no.4 in C minor, op.12 (6)
The Composer's Birthday (1)
Theme and Variations in C minor (2)
Valse-Caprice no.2 in D flat major (1)
Violin Sonata in A minor (3)

Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev (November 25 [O.S. November 13] 1856 June 19 [O.S. June 6] 1915) was a Russian composer, pianist, teacher of composition, music theorist and author.

His compositions include nine complete string quartets (plus two partially completed), a piano quintet, two string quintets and other chamber works, including a piano prelude and fugue in G-sharp minor; four symphonies (only one published during his lifetime, and at least one incomplete), a concert suite with violin and a piano concerto, and other orchestral works; an organ composition Chorale with variations; choral and vocal music. Among the choral works are two cantatas, St. John of Damascus, Op. 1 (also known as A Russian Requiem), and At the Reading of a Psalm (Op. 36, sometimes regarded as his swan song). In his choral works the composer combines the Russian melos with remarkable contrapuntal writing.

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Recent Taneyev releases

Taneyev & Borodin - Piano Trios
Taneyev & Borodin - Piano Trios

£8.50

(Naxos)

Debut: Works by Ravel, Schubert, Debussy, Cruixent, Taneyev & Hindemith
Debut: Works by Ravel, Schubert, Debussy, Cruixent, Taneyev & Hindemith

£12.95

(Genuin)

Taneyev, Rimsky-Korsakov - Piano Trios
Taneyev, Rimsky-Korsakov - Piano Trios

£12.95

(Hyperion)

Taneyev - String Trios
Taneyev - String Trios

£11.50

(Melodiya)

Taneyev - Complete String Quartets Vol.5
Taneyev - Complete String Quartets Vol.5

£8.50

(Naxos)

The David Oistrakh Edition: Complete Recordings on DG, Decca, Philips & Westminster
The David Oistrakh Edition: Complete Recordings on DG, Decca, Philips & Westminster

£49.95

(Deutsche Grammophon)

Taneyev - Complete String Trios
Taneyev - Complete String Trios

£12.95

(MDG (Dabringhaus und Grimm))