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This category of Short Pieces covers all kinds of short works, such as piano miniatures like Chopin's waltzes, mazurkas, Nocturnes and Polonaises, or brief orchestral and instrumental works which don't fall into other categories

Tunes belonging to the Short Piece category. Audio is available for 211 tunes for this category.
No.Name of WorkComposerEnsemblePeriod
1 AdagioAlbinoniOther EnsemblesBaroque
2 Adagio for strings, Op 11BarberOrchestraModern (Serious)
3 Agogo TuneVariousSoloTraditional
4 Album LeafGriegSoloRomantic
5 An Old Musical BoxDe-SéveracSoloRomantic
6 Andantino, Piano Concerto No.9 (arr. Busoni)MozartSoloClassical
7 Arabesque No.1 in EDebussySoloImpressionist
8 Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - from SolomonHandelOrchestraBaroque
9 Art of the Fugue BWV 1080BachSoloBaroque
10 Automne (Étude de concert), Op. 35, No.2ChaminadeSoloRomantic
11 Bagatelles (six) - Op 126BeethovenSoloClassical
12 Ballade No 2 in F, Op.38ChopinSoloRomantic
13 Ballade No.3 in A-flat, Op. 47ChopinSoloRomantic
14 Barcarolle from Tales of HoffmanOffenbachOrchestraRomantic
15 Barcarolle, Op. 60ChopinSoloRomantic
16 Berceuse, Op. 57ChopinSoloRomantic
17 Blue Bells of ScotlandWallaceSoloModern (Serious)
18 Blue TangoAndersonPops OrchestraPopular Modern
19 Butterfly from Lyric Pieces Book 3, Op 43GriegSoloRomantic
20 Callirhoè (Air de ballet)ChaminadeSoloRomantic
21 Carmen Fantasy, K284BusoniSoloRomantic
22 Chanson de MatinElgarDuetRomantic
23 Clair de Lune from Suite BergamasqueDebussySoloImpressionist
24 ConsolationLisztSoloRomantic
25 Écossaise No.1 in DChopinSoloRomantic
26 Écossaise No.2 in GChopinSoloRomantic
27 El Choclo - Tango ArgentineVilloldoSoloRomantic
28 Elizabethan SerenadeBingeOrchestraPopular Modern
29 Espana Rhapsody Themes ChabrierOrchestraImpressionist
30 Étude Op 10 No.3 in EChopinSoloRomantic
31 Etude, Op. 2, No.11 in c-sharpScriabinSoloModern (Serious)
32 Fanfare for the Common ManCoplandOrchestraModern (Serious)
33 Fantasie Impromptu Op 66ChopinSoloRomantic
34 Fantasy in c, K. 475MozartSoloClassical
35 Fantasy in c, K.396MozartSoloClassical
36 Fantasy in d, K. 397MozartSoloClassical
37 Forgotten DreamsAndersonPops OrchestraPopular Modern
38 Für EliseBeethovenSoloClassical
39 GavotteGossecDuetClassical
40 GigueScarlattiSoloBaroque
41 Girl with the Flaxen Hair (Preludes Book 1 No.8)DebussySoloImpressionist
42 Granada, from Suite Española, Op.47 AlbénizSoloImpressionist
43 HabaneraChabrierSoloImpressionist
44 Harmonious Blacksmith (Air and 2 variations, from 5th harpsichord Suite)HandelOrchestraBaroque
45 Humoresque Op 101 No.7DvořákSoloRomantic
46 Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 in C# MinorLisztSoloRomantic
47 Impromptu in B, Opus 25 No.1ArenskySoloRomantic
48 Impromptu No.2 in Ab Op.142SchubertSoloRomantic
49 Impromptu No.3 in Gb Op 90SchubertSoloRomantic
50 Impromptu Op 142 No.3 in BbSchubertSoloRomantic
51 In a Monastery GardenKetèlbeySoloRomantic
52 Intermezzo from Cavalleria RusticanaMascagniOrchestraRomantic
53 Introduction and Allegro for Strings, Op 47ElgarOrchestraRomantic
54 Islamey - Oriental FantasyBalakirevSoloRomantic
55 Jamaican RhumbaVariousSoloTraditional
56 La danza - Tarentella Napolitana (piano transcription by Liszt)RossiniSoloRomantic
57 Landler in F for clarinet and pianoWeberDuetRomantic
58 Landler No.1 in EbSchubertSoloRomantic
59 Le rappel des oiseauxRameauSoloBaroque
60 Les fifresDandrieuSoloBaroque
61 Liebesträume No.3LisztSoloRomantic
62 Löse, Himmel, meine Seele (arr. Liszt)LassenSoloRomantic
63 Lullaby (Sleep Little Prince)MozartSoloClassical
64 Maple Leaf RagJoplinSoloModern (Serious)
65 Mazurka Op. 7 No.1 in BbChopinSoloRomantic
66 Mazurka Op. 33, No.2 in DChopinSoloRomantic
67 Mazurka Op. 59, No.2 in A-flatChopinSoloRomantic
68 Mazurka Op. 63 No.3 in C# minorChopinSoloRomantic
69 Mazurka Op. 68, No.2 in A minorChopinSoloRomantic
70 Meditation from ThaisMassenetDuetRomantic
71 Mélodie in FRubensteinSoloRomantic
72 Menuetto No.6 in D K355MozartSoloClassical
73 Midsummer Vigil (Swedish Rhapsody No.1)AlfvenOrchestraModern (Serious)
74 Minuet from Anna Magdalena's NotebookBachSoloBaroque
75 Minuet in G (Beethoven)BeethovenSoloClassical
76 Minuet in G (Paderewski)PaderewskiSoloRomantic
77 Minuet in G (written while only 7 years old)MozartSoloClassical
78 Mock MorrisGraingerSoloModern (Serious)
79 Moment Musical Op 94 No.3 in F minorSchubertSoloRomantic
80 Morris dance from Henry VIII Incidental MusicGermanSoloRomantic
81 Mouvement perpetuelsPoulencSoloModern (Serious)
82 MusetteRameauSoloBaroque
83 New RagJoplinDuetModern (Serious)
84 Nocturne in C minor (posthumous)ChopinSoloRomantic
85 Nocturne in C# (posthumous)ChopinSoloRomantic
86 Nocturne No 4 in AFieldSoloRomantic
87 Nocturne No.1 in Bb minor Op 9 No.1ChopinSoloRomantic
88 Nocturne No.1 in EbFieldSoloRomantic
89 Nocturne No.10 in Ab Op.32 No.2ChopinSoloRomantic
90 Nocturne No.11 in G minor Op 37 No.1ChopinSoloRomantic
91 Nocturne No.12 in G Op 37 No.2ChopinSoloRomantic
92 Nocturne No.13 in C minor Op 48 No.1ChopinSoloRomantic
93 Nocturne No.14 in F# minor Op 48 No.2ChopinSoloRomantic
94 Nocturne No.15 in F minor Op 55 No.1ChopinSoloRomantic
95 Nocturne No.16 in Eb Op 55 No.2ChopinSoloRomantic
96 Nocturne No.17 in B Op 62 No.1ChopinSoloRomantic
97 Nocturne No.18 in E Op 62 No.2ChopinSoloRomantic
98 Nocturne No.19 in E minor Op 72 No.1 (posthumous)ChopinSoloRomantic
99 Nocturne No.2 in Eb Op 9 No.2ChopinSoloRomantic
100 Nocturne No.3 in B Op 9 No.3ChopinSoloRomantic
101 Nocturne No.4 in F Op 15 No.1ChopinSoloRomantic
102 Nocturne No.5 in BbFieldSoloRomantic
103 Nocturne No.5 in F# Op 15 No.2ChopinSoloRomantic
104 Nocturne No.6 in G minor Op 15 No.3ChopinSoloRomantic
105 Nocturne No.7 in C# minor Op 27 No.1ChopinSoloRomantic
106 Nocturne No.8 in Db Op 27 No.2ChopinSoloRomantic
107 Nocturne No.9 in B Op 32 No.1ChopinSoloRomantic
108 Norwegian Dance Op 35 No.2GriegDuetRomantic
109 Op. 118, No 2: Intermezzo in ABrahmsSoloRomantic
110 Organ Chorale Wachet Auf - Sleepers awake! (Cantata 140, 4th movement)BachOrchestraBaroque
111 PastoraleScarlattiSoloBaroque
112 Pavan - The Earle of SalisburyByrdSoloRenaissance
113 Pavanne for a Dead InfantaRavelOrchestraImpressionist
114 Pizzicato PolkaStrauss-Johann2OrchestraRomantic
115 PoemFibichSoloRomantic
116 Polonaise in A Major Op 40 No.1 'Military'ChopinSoloRomantic
117 Polonaise, Op. 53 in A-flatChopinSoloRomantic
118 Prelude in C BWV846a from The Well-Tempered ClavierBachSoloBaroque
119 Prelude in G minorBuxtehudeSoloBaroque
120 Preludes, Op. 28ChopinSoloRomantic
121 Punch (Le Polichinelle)Villa-LobosSoloModern (Serious)
122 RagamuffinIrelandSoloRomantic
123 Recuerdos de la AlhambraTarregaSoloRomantic
124 RêverieDebussySoloImpressionist
125 Ride of the Valkyries from Die WalkureWagnerOrchestraRomantic
126 Romance for violin and orchestra, Op 11DvořákOrchestraRomantic
127 Romance, La Pazza Per AmoreDalayracSoloClassical
128 Rondeau in D minorPurcellSoloBaroque
129 Rondo for Violin and Piano in G major, WoO 41BeethovenDuetClassical
130 Rumanian Folk DancesBartókSoloModern (Serious)
131 Rustle of Spring Op 32 No.3SindingSoloModern (Serious)
132 Sadness of Soul, from Songs without WordsMendelssohnSoloRomantic
133 Salut d'Amour Op 12ElgarOrchestraRomantic
134 Scarf DanceChaminadeSoloRomantic
135 Scherzo No.4 in E, Op.54ChopinSoloRomantic
136 Schwanda the Bagpiper - polkaWeinbergerOrchestraModern (Serious)
137 Serenade, Op. 29ChaminadeSoloRomantic
138 Shepherd's Hey, from English Morris DancesGraingerSoloModern (Serious)
139 Sicilienne Op 78FauréOrchestraRomantic
140 Sleigh RideAndersonPops OrchestraPopular Modern
141 Song of India from SadkoRimsky-KorsakovOrchestraRomantic
142 Song Without Words Opus 40 No.6TchaikovskySoloRomantic
143 Spanish Dance in A, Op 12 No.3MoszkowskiSoloRomantic
144 Spanish Dance No.2GranadosSoloRomantic
145 St. Valentine's DayVariousDuetRomantic
146 Stocho Barocco - an Aeolian AmbleGomersallOrchestraBaroque
147 Study in Ternary FormGomersallString QuartetModern (Serious)
148 Syncopated ClockAndersonPops OrchestraPopular Modern
149 Taiti Trot (Tea for two)ShostakovichOrchestraModern (Serious)
150 Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op 57 - Flight of Bumble BeeRimsky-KorsakovOrchestraRomantic
151 TambourinRameauSoloBaroque
152 Tango in DAlbénizSoloImpressionist
153 The Easy WinnersJoplinSoloModern (Serious)
154 The Flatt'rer (La Lisonjera)ChaminadeSoloRomantic
155 Three-Part Invention in BbBachSoloBaroque
156 To a Wild Rose (from Woodland Sketches) Op 51 No.1McDowellSoloRomantic
157 Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565BachSoloBaroque
158 Toccata in AParadiesSoloBaroque
159 Tritsch-Tratsch PolkaStrauss-Johann2SoloRomantic
160 Two-Part Invention No.01 in CBachSoloBaroque
161 Two-Part Invention No.02 in C minorBachSoloBaroque
162 Two-Part Invention No.03 in DBachSoloBaroque
163 Two-Part Invention No.04 in D minorBachSoloBaroque
164 Two-Part Invention No.05 in EbBachSoloBaroque
165 Two-Part Invention No.08 in FBachSoloBaroque
166 Two-part Invention No.13 in A MinorBachSoloBaroque
167 Two-Part Invention No.14 in BbBachSoloBaroque
168 Violin Romance No.1 in G major Op 40BeethovenOrchestraClassical
169 Wedding Day at Troldhaugen Op 65 No.6GriegSoloRomantic
170 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.01 in CBachSoloBaroque
171 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.02 in C minorBachSoloBaroque
172 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.03 in C#BachSoloBaroque
173 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.05 in DBachSoloBaroque
174 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.07 in EbBachSoloBaroque
175 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.08 in Eb minorBachSoloBaroque
176 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.09 in EBachSoloBaroque
177 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.21 in BbBachSoloBaroque
178 Well Tempered Clavier Book 1 - Prelude and Fugue No.22 in Bb minorBachSoloBaroque
179 Why? (Warum?) Op 12 No.3SchumannSoloRomantic
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