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A concerto is a musical form usually with three movements for solo instrument or instruments and orchestra.

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Alban Berg
   composed   
Violin Concerto (1935)
Berg's best known and most frequently performed work
Antonin Dvorak
   composed   
Cello Concerto No. 1 in A Major
Op. posthumous
Antonin Dvorak
   composed   
Cello Concerto No. 2 in B Minor
Op. 104
Antonio Salieri
   composed   
Piano Concerto in B Flat Major (1773)
Antonio Salieri
   composed   
Piano Concerto in C Major (1773)
Antonio Vivaldi
   composed   
Cello Concerto RV 400
In C major; Vivaldi wrote over 500 concerti of various kinds
Anton Rubinstein
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F, Op. 35 (1851)
Anton Rubinstein
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 94 (1874)
Arnold Schoenberg
   composed   
Concerto for String Quartet and Orchestra (1933)
Arnold Schoenberg
   composed   
Piano Concerto (1942)
Twelve-tone technique
Béla Bartók
   composed   
Concerto for Orchestra (1943)
Béla Bartók
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2 (1930-1)
Béla Bartók
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 3 (1945)
Béla Bartók
   composed   
Viola Concerto
Unfinished at the time of Bartók's death in 1945
Béla Bartók
   composed   
Violin Concerto No. 1 (1907)
Béla Bartók
   composed   
Violin Concerto No. 2 (1937-8)
Camille Saint-Saëns
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor
Op. 22, 1868
Camille Saint-Saëns
   composed   
Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor
Op. 61, 1880
Carl Nielsen
   composed   
Clarinet Concerto
Op. 57, 1928
Charles Camilleri
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 1, Mediterranean (1948)
Charles Camilleri
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2, Maqam (1968)
Claude Champagne
   composed   
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra (1948)
Dmitri Shostakovich
   composed   
Cello Concerto No. 1 in E Flat Major
Op. 107, 1959
Dmitri Shostakovich
   composed   
Cello Concerto No. 2 in G Major/minor
Op. 126, 1966
Edvard Grieg
   composed   
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16
One of the most popular of all piano concerti
Edward Elgar
   composed   
Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85
1918-19
Edward Elgar
   composed   
Violin Concerto in B Minor, Op. 61
1909-10
Ernest Bloch
   composed   
Concerto Grosso No. 2
For string quartet and string orchestra
Ernest Bloch
   composed   
Concerto Symphonique
For piano and orchestra, 1946-8
Eugen D'Albert
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B Minor, Op. 2 (1883-4)
Felix Mendelssohn
   composed   
Concerto in E for Two Pianos (1823)
Felix Mendelssohn
   composed   
Concerto in A Flat for Two Pianos (1824)
Felix Mendelssohn
   composed   
Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64
Generally considered one of the three greatest violin concertos (with Beethoven and Tchaikovsky)
Ferruccio Busoni
   composed   
Piano Concerto in D, Op. 17 (1878)
Francis Poulenc
   composed   
Concerto in D Minor for Two Pianos and Orchestra
1932
Franz Liszt
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-flat, S. 124 (1835)
Franz Liszt
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2 in A, S. 125 (1839)
Frédéric Chopin
   composed   
Fantaisie Brillante on Polish Airs in A Major, Op. 13 (1828)
Frédéric Chopin
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11 (1830)
Frédéric Chopin
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21 (1829)
Frédéric Chopin
   composed   
Rondo à La Krakowiak in F Major, Op. 14 (1828)
George Rochberg
   composed   
Violin Concerto (1974)
Premiered by Isaac Stern and the Pittsburgh Symphony
György Ligeti
   composed   
Piano Concerto (1988)
Exploration of polyrythms
Haflidi Hallgrímsson
   composed   
Cello Concerto (2003)
Op. 30; Hallgrímsson, b. 1944
Heitor Villa-Lobos
   composed   
Cello Concerto No. 1 (1915)
Heitor Villa-Lobos
   composed   
Guitar Concerto
1951
Igor Stravinsky
   composed   
Violin Concerto in D (1931)
Isaac Albéniz
   composed   
Concierto Fantástico in A Minor, Op. 78 (1887)
Jean Sibelius
   composed   
Violin Concerto in D Minor (1903)
Op. 47
Joaquín Rodrigo
   composed   
Concierto De Aranjuez
For classical guitar and orchestra, 1939
Joaquín Rodrigo
   composed   
Concierto Serenata
For harp and orchestra
Johannes Brahms
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor
Op. 15, 1858
Johannes Brahms
   composed   
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77
1878
Johann Sebastian Bach
   composed   
Violin Concerto in A Minor, BWV 1041
One of many concerti from the great Papa Bach
John Adams
   composed   
Violin Concerto (1993)
Used as a ballet by the New York City Ballet
Krzysztof Penderecki
   composed   
Fonogrammi
For flute and chamber orchestra, 1961
Krzysztof Penderecki
   composed   
Horn Concerto (2008)
Krzysztof Penderecki
   composed   
Piano Concerto, Resurrection
2002, revised 2007
Krzysztof Penderecki
   composed   
Violin Concerto No. 2, Metamorphosen
1995
Kurt Atterberg
   composed   
Piano Concerto in B Flat Minor, Op. 37 (1927)
Ludwig Van Beethoven
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major
Op. 21, premiered 1800
Ludwig Van Beethoven
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2 in D Major
Op. 36, premiered 1803
Ludwig Van Beethoven
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor
Op. 67, premiered 1808
Ludwig Van Beethoven
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major
Op. 58, 1807
Ludwig Van Beethoven
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E Flat Major
Op. 73, The "Emperor"
Ludwig Van Beethoven
   composed   
Triple Concerto
For violin, cello and piano, op. 56
Ludwig Van Beethoven
   composed   
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61
1806
Maurice Ravel
   composed   
Piano Concerto for Left Hand
1931; dedicated to Paul Wittgenstein
Maurice Ravel
   composed   
Piano Concerto in G Major (1931)
Max Bruch
   composed   
Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor
1866
Philip Glass
   composed   
Concerto Fantasy for Two Timpanists and Orchestra
2000
Philip Glass
   composed   
Tirol Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
2000
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
   composed   
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35
1878
Ralph Vaughan Williams
   composed   
The Lark Ascending
For violin and orchestra, 1914
Richard Strauss
   composed   
Horn Concerto No. 1 (1883)
Op. 11
Richard Strauss
   composed   
Horn Concerto No. 2 (1942)
Richard Strauss
   composed   
Violin Concerto in D Minor (1882)
Op. 8
Robert Schumann
   composed   
Cello Concerto in A Minor
Op. 129, 1850
Samuel Barber
   composed   
Capricorn Concerto
For flute, oboe and trumpet
Samuel Barber
   composed   
Cello Concerto in A Minor (1945)
Op.22
Samuel Barber
   composed   
Piano Concerto (1962)
Op. 38
Samuel Barber
   composed   
Violin Concerto (1939)
Op. 14
Sergei Prokofiev
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Flat Major
Op. 10
Sergei Prokofiev
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor
Op. 16, 1913
Sergei Prokofiev
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major
Op. 26, 1921
Sergei Rachmaninov
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor
1901
Sergei Rachmaninov
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor
1909
Victor Bendix
   composed   
Piano Concerto in G Minor, Op. 17 (1884)
William Sterndale Bennett
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 9 (1833)
William Walton
   composed   
Cello Concerto (1956)
Written for Gregor Piatigorsky
William Walton
   composed   
Viola Concerto
1929
William Walton
   composed   
Violin Concerto (1938-39)
Written for Jascha Heifetz
Witold Lutoslawski
   composed   
Concerto for Orchestra (1954)
1954
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Clarinet Concerto
K. 622
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Concerto for Flute and Harp in C
K. 299
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Flute Concerto in G
K. 313
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Horn Concerto No. 1 in D Major
1791
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Horn Concerto No. 2 in E-flat Major
K. 417
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-flat Major
K. 447
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor
1785; used in the film, Amadeus
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major
Known as the Elvira Madigan concerto as it was used in the 1967 Swedish film by that name
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 25 in C Major
No. 503 in the Köchel listing of Mozart's works
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
   composed   
Piano Concerto No. 26 in D Major
Köchel listing 537; generally known as the Coronation Concerto


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