Erik Satie Complete works

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (1)

Song, lied (28)

Opera (1)

Work for soloist (66)

Work for chamber orchestra (11)

Work for orchestra (10)

not qualified (6)

Ballet (6)

Theatrical music (5)

Creative activity

Creative activity

based on dated works only

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1884

41 years

1924

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Dated works

1924

age 58
Ballet

Relâche "ballet instantanéiste"


Work composed for orchestra

Ballet

Mercure


Work composed for orchestra

1923

age 57
Song, lied

Ludions


Melody, composed for voice and piano

1. Air du rat

2. Spleen

3. La grenouille américaine

4. Air du poète

5. Chanson du chat

Theatrical music

La statue retrouvée


Work composed for organ and trumpet

Incidental music

Scènes nouvelles, "Le médecin malgré lui" (Gounod)


Work composed for soloist and orchestra

Work for chamber orchestra

Musique d'ameublement: tenture de cabinet préfectoral


Work composed for small orchestra

1922

age 56

1921

age 55
Work for chamber orchestra

Sonnerie pour réveiller le bon gros roi des singes


Work composed for trumpet

Work for orchestra

Trois petites pièces montées


Work composed for orchestra

1920

age 54
Work for chamber orchestra

Musique d'ameublement, 2 entr'actes or Sons industriels


Work composed for clarinet, trombone and piano 4 hands

1. Chez un "bistrot"

Ballet

La belle excentrique "fantaisie sérieuse"


Work composed for orchestra and piano 4 hands

Published in 1921

Premiere on 1921-06-14

Work for soloist

Trois petites pièces montées


Work composed for piano 4 hands

Song, lied

4 Short Melodies


Melody, composed for voice and piano

1. Elegy

2. Danseuse

3. Song

4. Adieu

Work for soloist

Premier menuet


Work composed for piano

1919

age 53
Work for chamber orchestra

Marche de Cocagne


Work composed for trumpet

Published in 1920

Work for soloist

Rêverie de l'enfance de Pantagruel


Work composed for piano

1918

age 52
Song, lied

Socrate, "drame symphonique"


Work composed for piano, soloist and chamber orchestra

Work for chamber orchestra

Musique d'ameublement


1. Tapisserie en fer forgé

1917

age 51
Ballet

Parade


Work composed for orchestra

Premiere on 1917-05-18

Work for soloist

Sonatine bureaucratique


Work composed for piano

Premiere on 1917-12-01

Work for chamber orchestra

Embarquement pour Cythère


Work composed for violin and piano

Work for soloist

Rag-time Parade


Work composed for piano

1916

age 50
Work for soloist

Nocturnes


Work composed for piano

Published in 1919

Song, lied

3 Melodies No. 2


Melody, composed for voice and piano

1. La statue de bronze

2. Daphénéo

Work for orchestra

L'aurore aux doigts de rose


Work composed for orchestra

Work for soloist

L'aurore aux doigts de rose


Work composed for piano 4 hands

1915

age 49
Work for soloist

Avant-dernières pensées


Work composed for piano

1. Idylle

2. Aubade

Theatrical music

Cinq grimaces (Le songe d'une nuit d'été)


Work composed for orchestra

1914

age 48
Work for soloist

Sports et divertissements


Work composed for piano

Work for chamber orchestra

Choses vues à droite et à gauche, sans lunettes


Work composed for violin and piano

1. Choral hypocrite

2. Fugue à tâtons

Song, lied

3 Love Poems


Melody, composed for voice and piano

Work for chamber orchestra

Autre choral


Work composed for violin and piano

Work for soloist

Carnet d'Esquisses et de Croquis


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Les trois valses distinguées du précieux dégoûté


Work composed for piano

1. Sa taille

2. Son binocle

Work for soloist

Heures séculaires et instantanées


Work composed for piano

1. Obstacles venimeux

2. Crépuscule matinale (de midi)

1913

age 47
Work for soloist

Embryons desséchés


Work composed for piano

1. Embryons desséchés d'holothurie

2. Embryons desséchés d'edriophthalma

3. Embryons desséchés de podophthalma

Work for soloist

Descriptions automatiques


Work composed for piano

1. Sur un vaisseau

2. Sur une lanterne

Theatrical music

Le Piège de Méduse


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

3 Pieces, “Trois nouvelles enfantines”


Work composed for piano

1. Le vilain petit vaurien

2. Berceuse

Incidental music

Les pantins dansent


Work composed for piano and small orchestra

Work for soloist

Six Pièces de la période


Work composed for piano

1. Désespoir agréable

2. Both of Deux choses

3. Prélude canin from 2 préludes pour un chien

4. Minuet exercises: Profondeur and Songe-creux

Work for soloist

Musiques intimes et secrètes


Work composed for piano

1. Nostalgie

2. Froide songerie

Work for soloist

Peccadilles importunes


Work composed for piano

1. Etre jaloux de son camarade qui a une grosse tête

2. Lui manger sa tartine

Work for soloist

Enfantillages pittoresques


Work composed for piano

1. Petit prélude à la journée

2. Berceuse

Work for soloist

Menus propos enfantins


Work composed for piano

1. Le chant guerrier du roi des haricots

2. Ce que dit la petite princesse de tulipes

Work for soloist

L'enfance de Ko-Quo (Recommendations maternelles)


Work composed for piano

1. Ne bois pas ton chocolat avec tes doigts

2. Ne souffle pas dans tes oreilles

Work for soloist

Vieux sequins et vieilles cuirasses


Work composed for piano

1. Chez le marchand d'or (Venise XIIIe siècle)

2. Danse cuirassée (Période grecque)

Work for soloist

Chapitres tournés en tous sens


Work composed for piano

1. Celle qui parle trop

2. Le porteur de grosses pierres

Work for soloist

Croquis et agaceries d'un gros bonhomme en bois


Work composed for piano

1. Tyrolienne turque

2. Danse maigre (à la manière de ces messieurs)

1912

age 46
Work for soloist

Véritables préludes flasques (pour un chien)


Work composed for piano

1. Sévère réprimande

2. Seul à la maison

3. On joue

Work for soloist

Préludes flasques (pour un chien)


Work composed for piano

1. Voix d'intérieur

2. Idylle cynique

3. Chanson canine

4. Avec camaraderie (Sous la futaille)

Work for soloist

2 préludes pour un chien


Work composed for piano

1. Untitled

2. Untitled

Work for soloist

Aperçus désagréables


Work composed for piano

1. Pastorale

2. Chorale

1911

age 45
Work for soloist

En habit de cheval (Piano)


Work composed for piano 4 hands

1. Choral

2. Fugue litanique

3. Autre choral

4. Fugue de papier

Work for orchestra

En habit de cheval (Orch.)


Work composed for orchestra

1. Choral

2. Fugue litanique

3. Autre choral

4. Fugue de papier

1910

age 44

1909

age 43
Song, lied

La chemise "Dépaquit"


Song, composed for voice and piano

Work for soloist

Le grand singe


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Le prisonnier maussade


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Songe-creux


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Profondeur


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Short Sonata


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Deux choses


Work composed for piano

1. Effronterie

2. Poésie

1908

age 42
Work for soloist

Désespoir agréable


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Fâcheux exemple


Work composed for piano

1907

age 41
Song, lied

Psitt! Psitt!


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Marienbad "Il portait un gilet"


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Les oiseaux "Il nous prêtent leurs noms"


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Une réception à Rambouillet


Song, composed for piano and voice

1906

age 40
Song, lied

Chanson médiévale


Melody, composed for voice and piano

Work for soloist

Prélude en tapisserie


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Passacaglia


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Fugue-valse


Work composed for piano

Opera

Pousse l'amour


1905

age 39
Song, lied

Allons-y Chochotte


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Chez le docteur


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

L'omnibus automobile


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Légende californienne


Song, composed for voice and piano

1904

age 38
Work for soloist

La diva de l'Empire


texts by Dominique Bonnaud

Work composed for piano

Song, lied

La diva de l'Empire


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Douceur d'oublier


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Les bons mouvements


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

J'avais un ami


Song, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Petit recueil des fêtes


Song, composed for voice and piano

1. Le picador est mort

2. Sorcière

3. Enfant-martyre

4. Air fantôme

Work for chamber orchestra

Le Piccadilly "La transatlantique"


Work composed for piano and strings

Work for orchestra

La diva de l'Empire


Work composed for orchestra

Work for soloist

Le Piccadilly "La transatlantique"


Work composed for piano

1903

age 37
Work for soloist

3 Pieces, “en forme de poire”


Work composed for piano

1. Manière de commencement

2. Prologement du même

3. Lentement

4. Enlevé

5. Brutal

6. En plus

7. Redite

1902

age 36
Song, lied

Tendrement (1)


Song, composed for voice and piano

Work for orchestra

Illusion


Work composed for orchestra

Work for orchestra

Tendrement (3)


Work composed for orchestra

Work for orchestra

Poudre d'or (2)


Work composed for orchestra

Work for orchestra

Poudre d'or (1)


Work composed for orchestra

Work for soloist

Illusion


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Tendrement (2)


Work composed for piano

1901

age 35
Work for orchestra

Je te veux (2)


Work composed for orchestra

Song, lied

Je te veux (1)


Song, composed for voice and piano

Work for orchestra

The Angora Ox


Work composed for orchestra

Work for soloist

The Dreamy Fish, music for a tale by Lord Cheminot, alias Latour


Work composed for piano

1900

age 34
Song, lied

Le veuf


Song, composed for voice and piano

Incidental music

Geneviève de Brabant


Work composed for soloist, chorus and piano

Work for soloist

Verset laïque & somptueux


Work composed for piano

Incidental music

La mort de Monsieur Mouche


1899

age 33
Ballet

Jack in the Box


Work composed for piano

Song, lied

Un dîner à l'Elysée


Song, composed for voice and piano

Work for soloist

Aline-Polka


Work composed for piano

1898

age 32

1897

age 31
Work for soloist

Gnossiennes


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Pièces froides : Airs à faire fuir, Danses de travers


Work composed for piano

Published in 1912

Work for soloist

Nouvelles pièces froides


Work composed for piano

Published in 1912

1. Sur un mur

2. Sur un arbre

1896

age 30

1895

age 29
Work for choir

Messe des pauvres


Work composed for chorus and organ

1894

age 28
Theatrical music

La porte héroïque du ciel


Work composed for piano

1893

age 27
Work for soloist

Vexations


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Danses gothiques


Work composed for piano

Song, lied

Bonjour Biqui, bonjour!


Melody, composed for voice and piano

Work for soloist

Eginhard


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Modéré


Work composed for piano

1892

age 26
Work for soloist

Trois sonneries de la Rose+Croix (2)


Work composed for piano

Work for chamber orchestra

Trois sonneries de la Rose+Croix (1)


Work composed for trumpet, harp and orchestra

Incidental music

2 Preludes, “Le Nazaréen”


Work composed for piano

Ballet

Uspud, ballet chrétien


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Fête donnée par des chevaliers normandes en l'honneur d'une jeune demoiselle


Work composed for piano

1891

age 25
Theatrical music

Le fils des étoiles, pastorale kaldéenne


Work composed for flute and harp

Incidental music

Salut drapeau !


Work composed for voice and piano

Work for soloist

Leit-motiv du "Panthée"


Work composed for piano

Work for soloist

Première pensée Rose+Croix


Work composed for piano

1890

age 24
Work for chamber orchestra

Danse


Work composed for small orchestra

1889

age 23
Work for soloist

Hungarian Song


Work composed for piano

1888

age 22
Work for soloist

Gymnopédies


Work composed for piano

1887

age 21
Song, lied

3 Melodies No. 1


Melody, composed for voice and piano

1. Les anges

2. Les fleurs

Work for soloist

Sarabandes


Work composed for piano

Song, lied

Song


Melody, composed for voice and piano

Song, lied

Elegy


Melody, composed for voice and piano

1886

age 20
Work for soloist

Ogives


Work composed for piano

1885

age 19
Work for soloist

Fantaisie-valse


Fantasy, composed for piano

Work for soloist

Valse-ballet


Waltz, composed for piano

1884

age 18
Work for soloist

Allegro


Work composed for piano

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