Leoš Janáček Masterpieces

Essential works

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Leoš Janáček
1928
170+ works listed
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Sinfonietta

Work for orchestra

1926

Taras bulba

Work for orchestra

1915
1921

Glagolitic Mass

Work for choir

1927

Creative activity

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 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1873

56 years

1928

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (69)

Song, lied (23)

Opera (10)

Work for soloist (25)

Work for chamber orchestra (16)

Work for orchestra (20)

Work for orchestra with soloist (1)

not qualified (1)

Ballet (1)

Other renowned works

1928 - From the House of the Dead

1928 - String Quartet No. 2, “Intimate Letters”

1923 - The Makropulos Affair

1923 - String Quartet No. 1, “The Kreutzer Sonata”

1904 - Jenůfa

Compositions by Leoš Janáček (170+) ...

1850 .. 1920 : the essential composers

1833-1897 Johannes Brahms °

1882-1971 Igor Stravinsky °

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 °

1813-1901 Giuseppe Verdi °

1865-1957 Jean Sibelius °

1792-1868 Gioachino Rossini °

1862-1918 Claude Debussy °

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Leoš Janáček




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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