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C: (61 notes)
John Cage: 101
John Cage: 4’33”
John Cage: Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano
Joseph Canteloube: Songs of the Auvergne
John Alden Carpenter: Krazy Kat
John Alden Carpenter: Sea Drift
Teresa Carreño: Corbeille de Fleurs, op. 9
Elliott Carter: Eight Etudes and a Fantasy
Elliott Carter: String Quartet no. 1
Elliott Carter: String Quartet no. 2
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Chorale and Variations for horn quartet
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Guitar Concerto no. 1
Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Escarramán – suite of Spanish Dances (after Cervantes), op. 177
Mario-Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Tarantella, op. 87b
Daniel Catán: Florencia en el Amazonas – opera 
Daniel Catán: Il Postino – opera 
Emanuel Chabrier: Espana
Emanuel Chabrier: Fête polonaise
George Chadwick: Rip Van Winkle Overture
George Chadwick: Symphonic Sketches
Cécile Chaminade: Flute Concertino, op. 107
Cécile Chaminade: Etudes de Concert, op. 35 – Autumne & Fileuse
Cécile Chaminade: Piano Sonata in c minor. op. 21
Gustave Charpentier: Louise – opera
Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Médée – opera 
Marc-Antoine Charpentier: Noëls pour les Instruments
Ernest Chausson: Chanson perpétuelle, op. 37
Ernest Chausson: Concert for Violin, Piano, and String Quartet
Ernest Chausson: Poeme
Ernest Chausson: Poème de l’amour et de la mer, op. 19 (Poem of Love and the Sea)
Bob Chilcott: Mid-Winter
Carlos Chavez: Sinfonia India
Carlos Chavez: Sinfonia no. 5
Carlos Chavez: Toccata for percussion and orchestra
Frederic Chopin: (many listings - see separate page)
Chou Wen-Chung: Landscapes
Dominico Cimarosa: Il matrimonio segreto Overture
Rebecca Clarke: Midsummer Moon
Rebecca Clarke: Morpheus
Rebecca Clarke: Prelude, Allegro and Pastorale
Rebecca Clarke: Viola Sonata
Eric Coates: Three Bears Fantasy
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Bamboula, op. 75
Aaron Copland: (many listings - see separate page)
Arcangelo Corelli: Christmas Concerto
Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso in D major, op. 6, no. 4
Arcangelo Corelli: Concerto Grosso in F major, op. 6, no. 9
Arcangelo Corelli: Trio Sonatas, op. 1, 3 & 4
John Corigliano: (many listings - see below)
Jean Coulthard: Music for a Quiet Song
François Couperin: Pieces de clavecin, Book 2: 6th Ordre in B-flat
Craig Courtney: A Musicological Journey Through the 12 Days of Christmas
Henry Cowell: Harmonica Concerto
Henry Cowell: Ongaku
Henry Cowell: Set of Five
Paul Creston: Saxophone Sonata, op. 19
Bernhard Henrik Crusell: Clarinet Concerto no. 1 in E-flat
Bernhard Henrik Crusell: Clarinet Quartet no. 3 in D, op. 7
Jim Curnow: The Lion of Lucerne
Carl Czerny: Piano Quartet no. 1 in c minor, op. 148
Carl Czerny: Quartet in C for four pianos, op. 230 (Quartour Concertant)

John Corigliano:  (6 notes)
    Fern Hill
    Promenade Overture
    The Red Violin Concerto
    The Red Violin Chaconne
    The Red Violin – film music
    Voyage for flute and strings

D: (35 notes)
Ingolf Dahl:  Music for Brass Instruments
Luigi Dallapiccola:  Piccola musica notturna
Jean-Michel Damase:  Six-Sept Variation, op. 22
Alfredo D’Ambrogio:  String Quartet in c minor, op. 42
Alfredo D’Ambrogio:  Suite for Strings, op. 8
Franz Danzi:  Wind Quintet in B-flat, op. 56, no. 1
Louis-Claude Daquin:  Noel en Musette
Michael Daugherty:  Brooklyn Bridge
Michael Daugherty:  Dead Elvis
Michael Daugherty:  Metropolis Symphony
Michael Daugherty:  Route 66
Michael Daugherty:  Time Machine
Claude Debussy:  (many listings – see separate page)
Maurice Delage:  Quatre poèmes hindous
Leo Delibes:  Coppelia – ballet 
Leo Delibes:  Lakmé – Flower Duet
Leo Delibes:  Le roi s’amuse – incidental music
Leo Delibes:  Sylvia – ballet 
Frederick Delius:  (many listings - see below)
Nickitas Demos:  epiphanies
David Diamond:  Music for Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet
Vincent D’Indy:  Concert, op. 89
Vincent D’Indy:  Symphony on a French Mountain Aire
Paquito D’Rivera:  Aires Tropicales
Hugo Distler:  Es ist ein Ros Entsprungen
Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf:  Double Bass Concerto
Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf:  Sinfonia Concertante
Ernst von Dohnányi:  (many listings – see below)
Gaetano Donizetti:  (many listings – see below)
Avner Dorman:  Spices, Perfumes, Toxins! – percussion concerto 
Bill Douglas:    Three Bagatelles for bassoon
John Dowland:  songs and lute pieces
Madeleine Dring:  Trio for oboe, bassoon, and piano
Paul Dukas:  La péri
Paul Dukas:  La péri – fanfare 
Paul Dukas:  The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Henri Duparc:  L’Invitation au Voyage
Marcel Dupré:  Poème Héroïque
Maurice Durufle:  Requiem, op. 9
Antonin Dvořák:  (many listings – see separate page)

Frederick Delius:  (8 notes)
    Dance Rhapsody no. 1
    Dance Rhapsody no. 2
    Florida Suite
    On Hearing the First Cuckoo of Spring
    North Country Sketches
    Sea Drift
               Sleigh Ride
    Summer Night on the River

Ernst von Dohnányi:  (5 notes)
    String Quartet no. 3 in a, op. 33
    Piano Quintet no. 1 in c, op. 1
    Serenade for String Trio, op. 10
    Piano Sextet in C, op. 37
    Symphonic Minutes, op. 36

Gaetano Donizetti:  (5 notes)
        Concertino for English Horn
        La Fille du regiment – opera 
        Don Pasquale – opera 
        L’Elisir d’amore – opera 
        Lucia di Lammermoor - opera

E:  (13 notes)
Edwardian songs
Cecil Effinger:  Four Pastorales
Cecil Effinger:  Little Symphony no. 1, op. 31
Sir Edward Elgar:  (many listings – see separate page)
Duke Ellington:  Black, Brown, and Beige 
Duke Ellington:  Nutcracker Suite, after Tchaikovsky
Duke Ellington:  The River – ballet 
Georges Enesco:  Rumanian Rhapsodies
Peter Eötvös:  The gliding of the eagle in the skies
Peter Eőtvős:  Snatches of a Conversation 
João Rodrigues Esteves:  Magnificat
Eric Ewazen:  Double Concerto for trumpet and trombone
Eric Ewazen:  Down a River of Time
Eric Ewazen:  Roaring Fork Quintet for winds

F:  (22 notes)
Manuel de Falla:  (many listings – see below)
Louise Farrenc:  Sextet in c minor for piano and wind quintet, op. 40
Louise Farrenc:  Trio in E-flat major for clarinet, cello, and piano, op 44
Louise Farrenc:  Trio in e minor for flute, cello, and piano, op. 45
Johann Friedrich Fasch:  Concerto in D major for two horns, two oboes, and bassoon
Gabriel Faure:  (many listings – see below)
Phillip Feeney:  The Hunchback of Notre Dame – ballet 
Samuel Feinberg:  transcription of Scherzo fr. Tchaikovsky’s Pathetique
José Feliciano:  Feliz Navidad
John Field:  Nocturnes for piano
John Field: Nocturne no. 2 in c minor
John Field:  Nocturne no. 6 in F major 
John Field:  Piano Sonatas, op. 1
Gerald Finzi:  (many listings – see below)
Bela Fleck:  Banjo Concerto
Jean Françaix:  (many listings – see below)
Rudolf Friml:  Rose Marie – operetta
Rudolf Friml:  The Vagabond King – operetta 
Friedrich von Flotow:  Martha – opera 
Carlisle Floyd:  Susannah – opera
Arthur Foote:  (many listings – see below)
Gabriela Lena Frank:  Escaramuza
Gabriela Lena Frank:  Hilos
Gabriela Lena Frank:  Leyendas – An Andean Walkabout
François Francoeur:  Cello Sonata
Cesar Franck:  (many listings – see below)
Kenneth Frazelle:  The Swans at Pungo Lake
Julius Fučik:  Der Alte Brummbär, op. 210 (Old Bear with a Sore Head)

Manuel de Falla:  (7 notes)
    El Amor Brujo – ballet 
    Nights in the Gardens of Spain
    Siete canciones populares españolas
    Suite populaire espagnole
    The Three-Cornered Hat – ballet 
             The Three-Cornered Hat ballet - Dance of the Corrigidor
    La vida breve – Danse Espagnole

Gabriel Faure: (11 notes)
    Ballade for piano and orchestra, op. 19
    Cantique de Jean Racine
    La Chanson d’Ëve
    Masques and Bergamasques
    Pelleas and Melisande
    Piano Quartet no. 1 in c, op. 15
    Violin Sonata no. 1 in A, op. 13
    Violin Sonata no. 2 in e, op. 108

Gerald Finzi:  (6 notes)
    Clarinet Concerto, op. 31
    Earth and Air and Rain – song cycle
    In Terra Pax, op. 39
    Let Us Garlands Bring, op. 18 – song cycle 
    Nocturne:  New Year Music, op. 7

Arthur Foote:  (4 notes)
    A Night Piece for flute and strings
    String Quartet no. 3 in D, op. 70
    Sarabande and Rigaudon, op. 60
    Violin Sonata in g, op. 20

Jean Françaix:  (11 notes)
    Nine Character Pieces 
    Piano Concertino
    The Flower Clock (Oboe Concerto)
    Octet for string quartet, bass, clarinet, bassoon, and horn
    English Horn (Cor Anglais) Quartet
    Mozart new-look
    Quintet for clarinet and string quartet (1977)
    Petit Quartour pour Saxophones (1935)
    Suite for Saxophone Quartet
    Wind Quintet no. 1
            Wind Quintet no. 2

Cesar Franck: (7 notes)
   The Accursed Huntsman
    Prelude, Chorale, and Fugue
    Piano Quintet in f minor
    Violin Sonata in A
    Symphony in d minor
    Symphonic Variations