Opus by Shostakovich

COMPOSITIONS by DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH

Internet Edition compiled by Onno van Rijen


You can find CDs by opusnumber and by name (in alphabetical order):

Opus by name (in alphabetical order)

ABC D EF GHI J KL MNO PQR STU VWX YZ

Opusnumbers clustered

Clustering after Elizabeth Wilson's book "SHOSTAKOVICH: A Life Remembered":

  • Childhood and Youth (1906-1924)
    Opus 1-9

  • The Young Composer Established (1925-1935)
    Opus 10-42

  • Criticism and the Response to Criticism (1936-1940)
    Opus 43-59

  • The War Years (1941-1945)
    Opus 60-72

  • The Final Years of Stalinism (1946-1952)
    Opus 73-92

  • The Thaw (1953-1961)
    Opus 93-112

  • Regeneration (1962-1968)
    Opus 113-134

  • The Last Years (1969-1975)
    Opus 135-147


    Compositions without opus numbers are allotted a letter designation B, C, D, etc. to facilitate indexing

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