Erik Satie Masterpieces

Essential works

1866
Erik Satie
1925
240+ works listed
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Gymnopédies

Work for soloist

Parade

Ballet

1917

Gnossiennes

Work for soloist

1897
1893

Vexations

Work for soloist

Embryons desséchés

Work for soloist

1913

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)

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)

Other renowned works

1920 - Musique d'ameublement, 2 entr'actes or Sons industriels

1918 - Socrate, "drame symphonique"

1918 - Musique d'ameublement

1912 - Véritables préludes flasques (pour un chien)

1903 - 3 Pieces, “en forme de poire”

Compositions by Erik Satie (240+) ...

1860 .. 1920 : the essential composers

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1860-1911 Gustav Mahler °

1841-1904 Antonín Dvořák °

1843-1907 Edvard Grieg °

1813-1883 Richard Wagner °

1838-1875 Georges Bizet °

1840-1893 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

1811-1886 Franz Liszt °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

1862-1918 Claude Debussy °

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Erik Satie




The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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