Heino Eller

WORKS FOR ORCHESTRA

Works for symphony orchestra

  • In the Shade and in the Sunshine [Varjus ja päikesepaistel]
    symphonic picture
    1926/1969
    12'
    symphony orchestra: 2222, 2000, 1+1, harp, strings
    Fp: conductor Heino Eller; June 14, 1928, Vanemuine Theatre’s Garden, Tartu, Estonia
    CD “Heino Eller, Symphonic Poems, Violin Concerto B minor”, Antes (1999); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Heino Eller. Symphonic pieces”, Forte (1994); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Symphony No. 3 in C minor [Sümfoonia nr. 3 c-moll]
    1. Andante assai. Allegro moderato
    2. Allegro vivo
    3. Adagio. Allegro energico

    1955-1961
    35'
    symphony orchestra: 3333, 4331, percussion, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Roman Matsov; March 9, 1962, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn, concert dedicated to the composer’s 75th birthday
    Publisher: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
    Distributer: 1984 edition is available in EMIC Music Shop
    Manuscript
  • The Singing Fields [Laulvad põllud]
    symphonic poem
    1951
    11'
    symphony orchestra: 3222, 4331, percussion, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Roman Matsov; November 4, 1951, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    CD “Heino Eller, Symphonic Poems, Violin Concerto B minor”, Antes (1999); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Vello Pähn
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Flight of the Eagle [Kotkalend]
    symphonic poem
    1949
    12'
    symphony orchestra: 3332, 4331, 1, harp, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Roman Matsov; December 29, 1950, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    Manuscript
  • Symphony No. 2 in E minor [Sümfoonia nr. 2 e-moll]
    unfinished
    1. Andante. Allegro molto
    1947
    16'
    symphony orchestra: 3332, 4331, 1+3, strings
    Fp: Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Tõnu Kaljuste; September 1, 2012, Noblessner Foundry, Tallinn
    Publisher: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
    Manuscript
  • Festive Overture in D major [Pidulik avamäng D-duur]
    for the reopening of Estonia Concert Hall (13.07.1946)
    1946
    symphony orchestra: 3323, 4331, percussion, harp, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Roman Matsov; July 16, 1945, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    Manuscript
  • Dance Suite [Tantsusüit]
    1. Allegro ma non troppo
    2. Allegro moderato
    3. Presto

    1940-1944
    14'
    symphony orchestra: 2222, 2210, 1+2, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Olav Roots; April 16, 1944, Tallinn Drama Theatre
    Manuscript
  • Miniature Suite [Miniatuuride süit]
    1. North Tune
    2. Little Waltz
    3. Pastorale
    4. Intermezzo
    5. Dance
    6. Coda

    1940
    symphony orchestra
    Manuscript
  • White Night [Valge öö]
    symphonic suite
    1. White Night
    2. In the Dance Rhythm
    3. Memories
    4. Campfire
    5. The Fisherman's Song
    6. In the March Rhythm
    7. White Night

    1939
    28'
    symphony orchestra: 2222, 4231, 1+3, celesta, harp, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Olav Roots; October 13, 1939, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    Manuscript
  • Symphonic Legend [Sümfooniline legend]
    1923/1938
    17'
    symphony orchestra: 3222, 4231, 1+2, harp, strings
    Fp: conductor Heino Eller; June 21, 1923, Vanemuine Theatre’s Garden, Tartu, Estonia
    Manuscript
  • Symphony No. 1, In modo mixolydio [Sümfoonia nr. 1, In modo mixolydio]
    1. Allegro assai
    2. Andante sostenuto
    3. Allegro ma non troppo

    1936
    36'
    symphony orchestra: 2222, 4231, percussion, harp, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Walerian Bierdiajew; April 4, 1937, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    Publisher: Estonian Theatre and Music Museum
    Manuscript
  • Waltz-Fantasy in B minor [Valss-fantaasia h-moll]
    1915/1936
    7'
    symphony orchestra: 1121, 2110, 1+1, strings
    Fp: October 11, 1936, Radio broadcast, conductor Raimund Kull
    Manuscript
  • Phantoms [Viirastused]
    symphonic poem
    1924/1932
    20'
    symphony orchestra: 3333, 4331, 1+1, harp, celesta, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Heino Eller; April 17, 1924, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    CD “Heino Eller, Symphonic Poems, Violin Concerto B minor”, Antes (1999); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Heino Eller. Symphonic pieces”, Forte (1994); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Pastime [Ajaviide]
    suite
    1. Intrada
    2. Chanson triste
    3. Pastorale
    4. Berceuse
    5. Intermezzo
    6. Finale

    1914/1930
    9'
    symphony orchestra: 1121, 2110, percussion, strings
    Fp: conductor Raimund Kull; February 24, 1931, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    Manuscript
  • Symphonic Burlesque [Sümfooniline burlesk]
    1928
    12'
    symphony orchestra: 3222, 4200, percussion, strings
    Fp: conductor Arkadius Krull; July 6, 1929, Vanemuine Theatre’s Garden, Tartu
    Manuscript
  • Symphonic Scherzo in A major [Sümfooniline skertso A-duur]
    1921
    7'
    symphony orchestra: 3222, 4231, percussion, strings
    Fp: conductor Heino Eller; September 16, 1921, Vanemuine Theatre’s Garden, Tartu, Estonia
    Manuscript
  • Night Calls [Öö hüüded]
    symphonic poem
    1920
    19'
    symphony orchestra: 3222, 4231, percussion, harp, strings
    Fp: conductor Heino Eller; April 8, 1921, Vanemuine Theatre, Tartu, Estonia
    CD “100 Years of Estonian Symphony”, Estonian Record Productions (2004); Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Arvo Volmer
    Manuscript
  • symphonic poem
    1918
    9'
    symphony orchestra: 2222, 4231, 1+4, strings
    Fp: conductor Heino Eller; August 27, 1921, Vanemuine Theatre’s Garden, Tartu, Estonia
    CD “Valitud palad eesti klassikalisest muusikast”, Salva Kindlustus (2003); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Heino Eller, Symphonic Poems, Violin Concerto B minor”, Antes (1999); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Heino Eller. Symphonic Works”, Forte (1994); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Music from Estonia, Volume I”, Chandos (1987); The Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Järvi
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • An Episode from the Revolution Time [Episood revolutsiooniajast]
    symphonic picture
    1917
    8'
    symphony orchestra: 3232, 4231, 1+2, harp, strings
    Fp: Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Olav Roots; January 13, 1935, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    Manuscript

Works for chamber orchestra

  • Twilight [Videvik]
    symphonic picture
    1917
    6'
    chamber orchestra: 2222, 2000, 1, harp, strings
    Fp: 1918, Petrograd, Russia (performers unknown)
    FpEst: August 27, 1921, Vanemuine Theatre’s Garden, Tartu (one of the first Estonian pemieres)
    CD “Heino Eller, Symphonic Poems, Violin Concerto B minor”, Antes (1999); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Heino Eller. Symphonic Work”, Forte (1994); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Music from Estonia, Volume II”, Chandos (1989); The Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Järvi
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript

Works for string orchestra

  • Nenia in C minor [Neenia c-moll]
    dedicated to the father of Estonian musicologist Elmar Arro
    1928/1969
    5'
    string orchestra
    Fp: conductor Arkadius Krull; January 20, 1935, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    CD “Heino Eller. Nenia”, ECM New Series (2001); Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, conductor Tõnu Kaljuste
    Manuscript
  • Sinfonietta in G minor [Sümfoniett g-moll]
    1. Allegro ma non troppo
    2. Lento espressivo
    3. Allegro

    1967
    14'
    string orchestra
    Fp: conductor Neeme Järvi; March 7, 1967, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn (concert dedicated to the composer’s 80th birthday)
    CD “Heino Eller. Nenia”, ECM New Series (2001); Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, conductor Tõnu Kaljuste
    CD “The Heino Eller School. Estonian Works for String Orchestra”, Finlandia (1998); Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra, conductor Juha Kangas
    Manuscript
  • Music for Strings (1st red. Introduction and fugato) [Muusika keelpillidele (1. red. Introduktsioon ja fugaato)]
    1942/1963
    9'
    string orchestra
    Fp: October 15, 1943, Radio broadcast, conductor Olav Roots (1st red.); February 14, 1967, Estonian Composers’ Union (2nd red.)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Andante moderato (Romance) in D minor and Dance in G major [Andante moderato (Romanss) d-moll ja Tants G-duur (Ristpulkade tants)]
    1. Romance in D minor (← No. 5 in “Six Pieces” for piano, 1953)
    2. Dance in G (← No. 5 in “Six Pieces” for piano, 1953)

    1955
    string orchestra
    Manuscript
  • Five Pieces for String Orchestra [Viis pala keelpilliorkestrile]
    based on piano pieces from different times
    1. Romance (← “Largo in E minor” for piano, 1919)
    2. Dance (← No. 1 in the cycle “Two Dances” for piano, 1916)
    3. Dance (← Vivo in G minor in the cycle “14 Piano Pieces”, 1943)
    4. Lullaby (← No. 3 in the cycle “Six Pieces” for piano, 1953)
    5. Homeland Tune (← “Homeland Tune” for piano, 1918/1945)

    1953
    15'
    string orchestra
    CD “Heino Eller. Nenia”, ECM New Series (2001); Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, conductor Tõnu Kaljuste
    CD “Dirigeerib Vallo Järvi”, Estonian Radio (1997); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Vallo Järvi
    CD “Heino Eller. Symphonic pieces”, Forte (1994); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Music from Estonia, Volume I”, Chandos (1987); The Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Järvi
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Lyrical Suite [Lüüriline süit]
    based on the pieces No-s 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 and 10 from the piano cycle “10 Lyrical Pieces”
    1. Andante con moto
    2. Allegro con passione
    3. Andantino meditativo
    4. Allegretto grazioso
    5. Adagio elegico
    6. Moderato, un poco maestoso

    1945
    18'
    string orchestra
    Fp: November 30, 1945, Tallinn, conductor Sergei Gorchakov
    CD “Heino Eller. Nenia”, ECM New Series (2001); Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, conductor Tõnu Kaljuste
    Manuscript
  • Moderato assai in G major
    string orchestra
    Manuscript

Works for wind orchestra

  • Festive March in B flat major [Pidulik marss B-duur]
    orchestrated by Rein Ploom
    1951
    wind orchestra
    Manuscript
  • Overture [Avamäng]
    1913/1948
    wind orchestra
    Manuscript
  • Homeland Tune [Kodumaine viis]
    arranged by Peeter Saan (2006)
    1918/1945?
    wind orchestra
    Publisher: Edition 49
  • Twilight [Videvik]
    arranged by Peeter Saan (2006)
    1917
    wind orchestra
    Publisher: Edition 49

WORKS FOR SOLO INSTRUMENT(S) AND ORCHESTRA

Works for flute and orchestra

  • Three Pieces [Kolm pala]
    arrangement after chamber cycle for flute and piano with the same name
    1. In the Valley
    2. On the River
    3. In the Meadow

    8'
    flute, string orchestra
    CD "Somnium boreale. Estonian flute music", ERP (2009). Maarika Järvi (flute), Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Kristjan Järvi

Works for oboe and orchestra

  • Lyrical Piece No 2 in G major [Lüüriline pala nr. 2 G-duur]
    1953
    4'
    solo oboe, string orchestra
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Lyrical Piece No. 1 in B flat minor [Lüüriline pala nr. 1 b-moll]
    1931?
    6'
    solo oboe, symphony orchestra: 0022, 1000, strings
    Publisher: edition 49
    Manuscript

Works for violin and orchestra

  • Capriccio in D dorian
    (← No. 3 in “Three Pieces” for violin and piano, 1949)
    1968
    3'
    solo violin, symphony orchestra: 0222, 2000, 1+0, strings
    Manuscript
  • Violin Concerto in B minor [Viiulikontsert h-moll]
    1937/1964
    20'
    solo violin, symphony orchestra: 2222, 3200, percussion, strings
    Fp: Vladimir Alumäe (violin), Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Neeme Järvi; March 12, 1965, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    CD “Heino Eller, Symphonic Poems, Violin Concerto B minor”, Antes (1999); Viktor Pikaizen (violin), Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD "Precious moments in the concert hall", Estonian Radio (2007); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Neeme Järvi
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Fantasy in G minor [Fantaasia g-moll]
    1916-1917
    6'
    solo violin, symphony orchestra: 2222, 2000, 1, strings
    Manuscript

Works for cello and orchestra

  • Ballad in E minor
    1944/1966
    9'
    solo cello, symphony orchestra: 2222, 4000, 1, strings
    Fp: Laine Siim-Leichter (cello), Estonian Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Paul Karp; May 8, 1945, Tallinn
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in G minor [Prelüüd g-moll]
    1917
    5'
    solo cello, symphony orchestra: 2222, 3000, 1, strings
    Fp: April 8, 1921, conductor P. Berkovich, Vanemuine Theatre, Tartu, Estonia
    Manuscript

Works for harp and orchestra

  • Elegy in E minor [Eleegia e-moll]
    dedicated to Peeter Ramul – friend, pianist and teacher
    1931/1969
    12'
    solo harp, string orchestra
    Fp: conductor Raimund Kull; October 9, 1932, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    CD “Elegy: music for strings”, Chandos (2004, 1996); Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Järvi
    CD “Heino Eller. Symphonic pieces”, Forte (1994); Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Peeter Lilje
    CD “Music from Estonia, Volume I”, Chandos (1987); The Scottish National Orchestra, conductor Neeme Järvi
    CD “Heino Eller. Nenia”, ECM New Series (2001); Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, conductor Tõnu Kaljuste
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript

WORKS FOR ENSEMBLE

Duos

  • Molto sostenuto–Allegro vivo–Molto sostenuto in D major
    Sostenuto and Allegro. Molto sostenuto in D major
    1. Molto sostenuto e espressivo
    2. Allegro
    3. Molto sostenuto

    1969?
    5'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Violin Sonata No. 3 [Viiulisonaat nr. 3]
    unfinished
    1. Sostenuto (Molto sostenuto e espressivo)
    2. Allegro

    1969
    7'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Adagio in A minor
    1956
    4'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Lyrical Piece No. 2 in G major [Lüüriline pala nr. 2 G-duur]
    1955?
    oboe, piano
    Manuscript
  • Dance in G major [Tants G-duur]
    1953?
    2'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Three Pieces [Kolm pala]
    1. In the Valley
    2. On the River
    3. In the Meadow

    1951
    8'
    flute, piano
    CD “Inner Monologue”, Peeter Malkov (1999); Peeter Malkov (flute), Lille Randma (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Wedding Song and Dance [Pulmalaul ja Tants]
    1. Wedding Song
    2. Dance

    1951
    5'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Three Pieces [Kolm pala]
    1. Lyrical Song in A major
    2. Melody in D major
    3. Capriccio in D minor dorian (→ “Capriccio in D dorian” for violin and symphony orchestra)

    1949
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Violin Sonata No. 2 in D minor [Viiulisonaat nr. 2 d-moll]
    1. Allegro
    2. Andante
    3. Presto

    1946
    17'
    violin, piano
    Fp: Vladimir Alumäe (violin), Heljo Sepp (piano); March 9, 1947, Estonia Concert Hall Tallinn, chamber concert on honour of the composer’s 60th birthday
    Manuscript
  • Ballad in E minor
    1945
    cello, piano
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in E minor [Prelüüd e-moll]
    (← No. 9 in “10 Lyrical Pieces” for piano, 1942–1943)
    1942
    cello, piano
    Manuscript
  • Ballad in B minor
    1938
    8'
    violin, piano
    Fp: Evald Turgan (violin), Olav Roots (piano); March 5, 1938, Tallinn (not confirmed)
    Manuscript
  • Méditation in B minor
    1935
    double bass, piano
    Manuscript
  • Little Waltz in E major [Väike valss E-duur]
    1933
    2'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Melanholic Waltz (Valse mélancolique) in G minor [Melanhoolne valss (Valse mélancolique) g-moll]
    1933
    3'
    violin, piano
    CD “Poème d’Amour”, Leena Laas (2001); Leena Laas (violin), Nata-Ly Sakkos (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Andante and Allegro
    1. Andante
    2. Allegro (Allegro ma non troppo
    )
    1932
    8'
    violin, piano
    Fp: Evald Turgan (violin), Olav Roots (piano); December 11, 1932, Tartu, Estonia, concert on the 5th anniversary of the Tartu Higher Music School
    Manuscript
  • Andante religioso (Andante serioso) in D minor
    1931
    cello, piano
    Manuscript
  • Improvisation in C minor [Improvisatsioon c-moll]
    1931
    3'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Lyrical Waltz in D minor [Lüüriline valss d-moll]
    1930-1931
    2'
    violin, piano
    CD “Poème d’amour”, Leena Laas (2001); Leena Laas (violin), Nata-Ly Sakkos (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Pines [Männid]
    1929
    3'
    violin, piano
    Fp: Hugo Schütz (violin), Artur Lemba (piano); November 16, 1930, Tallinn
    CD „Klassikaraadio Comes to Visit!“, ERR (2015); Ivi Ots (violin), Maksim Štšura (piano)
    CD “Future filled with music”, Tallinn Music High School (2001); Ivi Ots (violin), Signe Hiis (piano)
    CD “An Altered Landscape”, Estonian Radio (1998); Ulrika Kristian (violin), Marje Lohuaru (piano)
    CD “Estnische Violinmusik”, Eres (1997); Urmas Vulp (violin), Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
      Manuscript
  • Romance in G major [Romanss G-duur]
    1924
    cello, piano
    Manuscript
  • Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor [Viiulisonaat nr. 1 a-moll]
    1922
    12'
    violin, piano
    Fp: Vladimir Samyko (violin), Gabriel Joffe (piano); June 21, 1923, Vanemuine Theatre’s Garden (Eller’s first composer’s recital)
    CD “Estonian Academy of Music 80. Estonian Music II”, Estonian Academy of Music, Estonian Radio (1999); Vladimir Alumäe (violin), Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Evening Song in C major [Õhtulaul C-duur]
    1921
    horn, piano
    Manuscript
  • Evening Song in G flat major [Õhtulaul Ges-duur]
    1921
    2'
    violin, piano
    CD “Estnische Violinmusik”, Eres (1997); Urmas Vulp (violin), Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Evening Song in G major [Õhtulaul G-duur]
    Lento e espressivo
    1921
    2'
    cello, piano
    LP "Contra aut pro?", ERP (2017); Toomas Velmet (cello), Valdur Roots (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Poem in A flat major [Poeem As-duur]
    1921
    cello, piano
    Manuscript
  • Berceuse (Lullaby) in E minor [Berceuse (Hällilaul) e-moll]
    1920
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • In the Moonlight [Kuuvalgel]
    1918
    5'
    violin, piano
    CD “Estnische Violinmusik”, Eres (1997); Urmas Vulp (violin), Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Allegretto in D major
    1917
    2'
    violin, piano
    CD “Estnische Violinmusik”, Eres (1997); Urmas Vulp (violin), Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Allegretto in F major
    1917
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Little Melody [Väike meloodia]
    1917
    flute, piano
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in G minor [Prelüüd g-moll]
    1917
    4'
    cello, piano
    CD „Klassikaraadio Comes to Visit!“, ERR (2015); Marcel Johannes Kits (cello), Rasmus Andreas Raide (piano)
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
      Manuscript
  • Fantasy in G minor [Fantaasia g-moll]
    1916
    6'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Fantasy in G minor [Fantaasia g-moll]
    arranged for organ by Hugo Lepnurm
    1916
    violin, organ
    Manuscript
  • Intermezzo in B flat major [Intermetso B-duur]
    1916
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Intermezzo in E flat major [Intermetso Es-duur]
    1916
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Waltz in B flat minor [Valss b-moll]
    arrangement after "Waltz" in B flat minor
    1915
    4'
    piano for four hands
    Manuscript
  • Lento in A minor
    1914
    cello, piano
    Manuscript
  • Scherzo in D major [Skertso D-duur]
    1914
    6'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Old Dance in G major [Vana tants G-duur]
    Old Times Dance
    1913
    bassoon, piano
    Manuscript
  • Old Dance in G major [Vana tants G-duur]
    1913
    cello, piano
    Manuscript
  • Canzonetta in G major
    1912
    2'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Moment musicale in F sharp minor
    1912
    2'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Northern Tune in E minor [Põhja viis e-moll]
    1912
    3'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript
  • Réverie
    the work is missing
    1912
    violin, piano
  • Sostenuto in B minor
    4'
    violin, piano
    Manuscript

Trios

  • Lyrical Piece No. 1 in E major [Lüüriline pala nr. 1 E-duur]
    1915
    violin, cello, piano
    Fp: February 7, 1916, St. Petersburg, Russia, concert of Ilmarine Society
    CD “Estonian Academy of Music 80. Student performers and composers”, Estonian Academy of Music (1999); Harry Traksmann (violin), Kaido Kelder (cello), Marrit Gerretz (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Lyrical Piece No. 2 in F minor [Lüüriline pala nr. 2 f-moll]
    1915
    violin, cello, piano
    Fp: February 7, 1916, St. Petersburg, Russia, concert of Ilmarine Society
    CD “Estonian Academy of Music 80. Student performers and composers”, Estonian Academy of Music (1999); Harry Traksmann (violin), Kaido Kelder (cello), Marrit Gerretz (piano)
    Manuscript

String quartets

  • Two Subminiatures [Kaks miniatuuri]
    1. Alla ballata in G minor (← No. 7 in “13 Pieces on Estonian Motifs” for piano, 1940–1941)
    2. Vivo in D major (← No. 2 in “13 Pieces on Estonian Motifs” for piano, 1940–1941)

    1960
    3'
    string quartet
    CD “Estonian Miniatures”, FG Classics (1993); Tallinn String Quartet
    Manuscript
  • String Quartet No. 5 in G minor [Keelpillikvartett nr. 5 g-moll]
    1. Sostenuto
    2. Presto
    3. Largo ed espressivo

    1959
    string quartet
    Fp: Vladimir Alumäe, Endel Lippus, Herbert Laan and August Karjus; chamber concert of the Estonian Composers’ Union Congress, April 26, 1959, Tallinn
    Manuscript
  • Four Pieces [Neli pala]
    1. Andante sostenuto in B minor
    2. Scherzo – Allegro in C major
    3. Allegretto in A major
    4. Larghetto
    in B major
    1954
    12'
    string quartet
    CD “Estonian miniatures”, FG Classics (1993); Tallinn String Quartet
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • String Quartet No. 4 in D minor [Keelpillikvartett nr. 4 d-moll]
    1. Allegro
    2. Andante sostenuto
    3. Allegretto scherzando
    4. Presto

    1953
    string quartet
    Fp: Rudolf Palm, Artur Värik, Herbert Laan, Tõnis Kuusna; December 4, 1953, Tallinn
    Manuscript
  • Lento assai in D minor (Sad Song) [Lento assai d-moll (Kurb laul)]
    arrangement after piano piece No. 1. from cycle "12 Bagatelles"
    1950-1960
    1'
    string quartet
    Manuscript
  • String Quartet No. 3 in B flat major [Keelpillikvartett nr. 3 B-duur]
    1. Allegro animato
    2. Andante pensoso e sostenuto
    3. Presto
    4. Adagio molto espressivo

    1945
    24'
    string quartet
    Fp: Vladimir Alumäe (1st violin), Artur Värik (2nd violin), Herbert Laan (viola), August Karjus (cello); May 20, 1945, Tallinn Art Hall
    Manuscript
  • Intermezzo in G minor [Intermetso g-moll]
    1943?
    2'
    string quartet
    Manuscript
  • String Quartet No. 2 in F minor [Keelpillikvartett nr. 2 f-moll]
    1. Allegro appassionato
    2. Andante sostenuto
    3. Allegro risoluto

    1930
    21'
    string quartet
    Fp: Quartet of the Estonian Academic Society of Music Artists; March 11, 1933, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • String Quartet No. 1 in C minor [Keelpillikvartett nr. 1 c-moll]
    in one movement
    1925
    21'
    string quartet
    Fp: Quartet of the Estonian Academic Society of Music Artists (Rudolf Palm, Herbert Laan, Artur Saat, August Karjus); April 24, 1932, Concert Hall of the Tallinn Conservatoire, chamber concert of the Estonian Academic Society of Music Artists
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Allegretto moderato in G major
    string quartet
    Manuscript

Wind quintets

  • Seven Pieces on Estonian Motifs [Seitse pala eesti motiividel]
    arrangement based on piano cycle "13 Pieces on Estonian Motifs" 1-3, 6, 7, 9 and 12. parts
    1. Andantino in A minor-dorian
    2. Vivo (Vivace) in D major
    3. Allegretto pastorale in G minor-F major
    4. Alla ballata in G minor
    5. Vivace in D minor
    6. Lento in G minor
    7. Presto scherzando in C major

    1964
    wind quintet
    Manuscript

Sextets

  • Story [Jutustus]
    arrangement after piano cycle´s "13 Pieces on Estonian Motifs" 7th part (Alla ballata)
    1960
    folk ensemble: accordion, clarinet in B flat, Estonian zither (2), double bass
    Manuscript

WORKS FOR SOLO INSTRUMENT

Works for violin

  • Open Spaces [Avarused]
    1940
    6'
    violin
    Fp: Vladimir Alumäe (violin); October 24, 1961, Estonian Composers’ Union, Tallinn
    CD “Estonian Music I, Estonian Academy of Music 75”, Estonian Academy of Music (1994); Vladimir Alumäe (violin)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Fantasy [Fantaasia]
    1931
    5'
    violin
    Manuscript

Works for piano

  • Piano Music in Folk Tune [Klaverimuusika rahvatoonis]
    1. Allegretto grazioso
    2. Andante (Andantino)
    3. Scherzino (Scherzo)
    4. Moderato (Song)
    5. Lento (Prelude)
    6. Andante meditativo (← No. 3 in “10 Lyrical Pieces” for piano, 1942–1943)
    7. Vivace
    8. Allegro moderato (Allegro)
    9. Allegretto piacevole
    10. Allegro giusto (Allegro moderato)
    11. Andante con moto
    12. Moderato
    13. Sostenuto espressivo
    14. Allegro capriccioso (Allegro giusto)

    1965
    13'
    piano
    Fp: Heljo Sepp (piano); June 15, 1965, Estonian Composers’ Union, Tallinn
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD "Ada Kuuseoks", A. Kuuseoks (2001). Ada Kuuseoks (piano)
    Manuscript
  • 12 Bagatelles [12 bagatelli]
    1. Sad Song, in D minor (= No. 1 in “14 Piano Pieces”, compiled 1943)
    2. In the Morning, in A major (= No. 2 in “14 Piano Pieces”) 
    3. In the Dance Mood, in F major
    4. Folk Tune, in E major
    5. Joy of Play, in A major (= No. 5 in “14 Piano Pieces”) 
    6. Yearning, in A minor (= No. 6 in “14 Piano Pieces”)
    7. Children´s Song, in A flat major (= No. 10 in “14 Piano Pieces”)
    8. On the Rangeland, in E minor (= No. 11 in “14 Piano Pieces”) 
    9. Dream, in B flat major (= No. 13 in “14 Piano Pieces”)  
    10. Dance Tune, in A major
    11. Reminiscence, in A flat major (= No. 7 in “14 Piano Pieces”) 
    12. Caprice

    1961
    piano
    Fp: Heljo Sepp (piano); April 18, 1961, Estonian Composers’ Union, Tallinn
    Manuscript
  • Piano Sonata No. 4 in E minor [Klaverisonaat nr. 4 e-moll]
    1. Allegro risoluto (Allegro)
    2. Andante sostenuto
    3. Vivo

    1957-1958
    17'
    piano
    Fp: Heljo Sepp (piano); February 17, 1959, Estonian Composers’ Union, Tallinn
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
    Manuscript
  • Ballad in C sharp minor
    1955
    piano
    Fp: Heljo Sepp (piano); January 22, 1956, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Four", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Six Pieces [Kuus pala]
    1. Flax Puller in G minor (based on folk tune)
    2. In Folk Tune in G major (= No. 13 in "Piano Music in Folk Tune" for piano, comp. 1965)
    3. Lullaby in A flat major (orchestrated→ No. 4 in “Five pieces for string orchestra”, 1953) (based on folk tune)
    4. Scherzo in A major
    5. Romance in D minor (orchestrated→ 1st piece in the cycle “Andante moderato (Romance) in D minor  and Dance in G major”, orchestr. year unknown)
    6. Dance in G major (orchestrated→ 2nd piece in the cycle “Andante moderato (Romance)in D minor  and Dance in G major”, orchestr. year unknown)

    1953
    12'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Four", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Romance in B flat major [Romanss B-duur]
    1950-1960
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Sonatina in F sharp minor [Sonatiin fis-moll]
    1950
    4'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
    Manuscript
  • Eight Pieces [Kaheksa pala]
    1. Melody in F sharp Major
    2. Musical Box in E flat minor
    3. Waltz in A flat Major (1913)
    4. Intermezzo in G minor
    5. Rondino in E flat Major (1947)
    6. Allegro ma non troppo in A Major
    7. Allegro in C Major
    8. Allegro giusto (Dance) in B Major

    1948
    16'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Four Lyrical Pieces [Neli lüürilist pala]
    1. Sostenuto in B major (1947)
    2. Moderato assai in B minor (1945)
    3. Lento espressivo in F sharp major (1947)
    4. Andante con moto in F sharp minor (1947)

    1947
    12'
    piano
    Fp: Heljo Sepp (piano); February 18, 1947, Estonian Composers’ Union, Tallinn
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Sonatina in G minor [Sonatiin g-moll]
    1. Allegretto moderato
    2. Sostenuto quasi andante
    3. Allegro vivo

    1946
    16'
    piano
    Fp: 1) Heljo Sepp (piano); October 15, 1946, Estonian Composers’ Union, Tallinn; 2) Heljo Sepp (piano); October 26, 1946, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
    Manuscript
  • Piano Sonata No. 3 in E flat minor [Klaverisonaat nr. 3 es-moll]
    1. Allegro giusto
    2. Larghetto / Andante con moto
    3. Allegro vivo /Presto

    1944
    18'
    piano
    Fp: 1) Bruno Lukk (piano); April 2, 1945, Estonian Composers’ Union, Tallinn; 2) Bruno Lukk (piano); April 11, 1945, Jaan Tomp Culture House, Tallinn
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010). Heljo Sepp
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
    Manuscript
  • 14 Piano Pieces [14 klaveripala]
    1. Lento assai (= No. 1’Sad Song’, in D minor in “12 Bagatelles” for piano, comp. 1961)
    2. Allegretto (= No. 2 ‘In the Morning’, in A major in “12 Bagatelles” for piano, comp. 1961)
    3. Allegro giusto
    4. Moderato (= No. 4 ´Moderato´ in "Piano Music in Folk Tune" for piano, comp. 1965)
    5. Sostenuto (= No. 5 ‘A Joy of Play’ in “12 Bagatelles” for piano, comp. 1961)
    6. Andante con moto ("Rumination") (= No. 6 ‘Yearning’, in A minor in “12 Bagatelles” for piano, comp. 1961)
    7. Vivo (= No. 11 'Reminiscence', in A flat major in “12 Bagatelles” for piano, comp. 1961)
    8. Larghetto
    9. Andantino
    10. Andante (= No. 7 ‘Children´s Song’, in A flat major in “12 Bagatelles” for piano, comp. 1961)
    11. Vivo (= No. 8 ‘On the Rangeland’, in E minor in “12 Bagatelles” for piano, comp. 1961)
    12. Allegro ma non troppo
    13. Moderato espressivo (= No. 9 ‘Dream’, in B flat major in “12 Bagatelles” for piano, comp. 1961)
    14. Tempo di marcia

    1943
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Intermezzo in G minor [Intermetso g-moll]
    1943
    piano
    Manuscript
  • 10 Lyrical Pieces [10 lüürilist pala]
    1. Andante con moto in C sharp minor (→ No. 1 in “Lyrical Suite” for string orchestra, 1945)
    2. Allegro con passione in B minor (→ No. 2 in “Lyrical Suite” for string orchestra, 1945)
    3. Andantino meditativo (→ No. 3 in “Lyrical Suite” for string orchestra, 1945)  (→ No. 6 in “Piano Music in Folk Tune”, compiled 1965)
    4. Allegro molto in E flat minor
    5. Mesto, moderato assai in F sharp minor
    6. Sostenuto espressivo in D flat major
    7. Allegro agitato in F minor
    8. Allegretto grazioso in A minor (→ No. 4 in “Lyrical Suite” for string orchestra, 1945)
    9. Adagio elegico in E minor (→ No. 5 in “Lyrical Suite” for string orchestra, 1945) (arrang. for cello and piano → “Prelude”, 1956)
    10. Moderato, un poco maestoso in C sharp minor (→ No. 6 in “Lyrical Suite” for string orchestra, 1945)

    1942-1943
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in B minor [Prelüüd h-moll]
    dedicated to Heljo Sepp
    1942
    3'
    piano
    Publisher: Edition 49
  • Prelude in C sharp minor [Prelüüd cis-moll]
    dedicated to Heljo Sepp
    1942
    3'
    piano
    Publisher: Edition 49
  • Prelude in C sharp minor [Prelüüd cis-moll]
    dedicated to Heljo Sepp
    1942
    3'
    piano
    Publisher: Edition 49
  • Prelude in E minor [Prelüüd e-moll]
    dedicated to Heljo Sepp
    1942
    4'
    piano
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010). Heljo Sepp
    Publisher: Edition 49
  • In the Character of a Dance, in F sharp minor [Tantsu karakteris, fis-moll]
    1941
    2'
    piano
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume One”, Toccata Classics (2011); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Six Pieces (Estonian Suite) [Kuus pala (Eesti süit)]
    1. Dance of the Billy-Goat (1946)
    2. Circle Dance (1946)
    3. Folk Tune (1947)
    4. Horn Tune (1946)
    5. In Folk Tune (1946)
    6. Dance Tune (1941)

    1941-1947
    piano
    Fp: 1) Heljo Sepp (piano); February 18, 1947, Estonian Composers’ Union, Tallinn; 2) Heljo Sepp (piano); March 9, 1947, Estonia Concert Hall, Tallinn (chamber concert in honour of composers’ 60th birthday)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume One”, Toccata Classics (2011); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
    Manuscript
  • 13 Pieces on Estonian Motifs [13 pala eesti motiividel]
    1. Andantino in A minor -dorian
    2. Vivo (arrang. for string quartet → No. 2 in “Two Subminiatures”, 1960)
    3. Allegretto pastorale in A minor - F major
    4. Allegro in C major-mixolydian
    5. Andante sostenuto in E minor
    6. Presto scherzando in C major
    7. Alla ballata in G minor (arrang. for string quartet → No. 1 in “Two Subminiatures”, 1960)
    8. Allegro con brio in C major
    9. Lento in D minor
    10. Allegretto grazioso in G major
    11. Allegretto giusto in D major-mixolydian
    12. Vivace in D minor
    13. Moderato assai
    in A major
    1940-1941
    22'
    piano
    Fp: Heljo Sepp (piano); May 25, 1941, Concert Hall of the Tallinn Conservatoire (meeting of the Organizing Committee of the Soviet Estonian Composers’ Union)
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010); Heljo Sepp
    “Alla ballata” on CD “Piano Music for Children and Youth By Estonian Composers”, EPTA (2002); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    CD "Dreizehn Klavierstücke über estnische Motive. Glocken. Sonate für Klavier solo Nr. 1", Antes (2001); Aleksandra Juozapénaité-Eesmaa (piano)
    Publisher: Antes / Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Sostenuto for left hand, in C sharp minor [Sostenuto vasakule käele cis-moll]
    1940
    2'
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Allegro animato in D sharp minor
    1939
    2'
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Moderato assai (Theme and Variations) in B minor [Moderato assai (Teema variatsioonidega) h-moll]
    1939
    11'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Tempo di marcia in F sharp minor
    1939?
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Allegro scherzando in D major
    1938
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Intimate Moment in E flat minor [Intiimne hetk es-moll]
    dedicated to Artur Kapp
    1938
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Four", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Piano Sonata No. 2 in C sharp minor [Klaverisonaat nr. 2 cis-moll]
    1. Allegro (Allegro ma non troppo)
    2. Andante pensioroso
    3. Presto

    1938
    16'
    piano
    Fp: Heljo Sepp (piano); May 10, 1946, Tallinn (concert dedicated to 25th anniversary of Heino Eller´s pedagogical activity)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume One”, Toccata Classics (2011); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010). Heljo Sepp
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
    Manuscript
  • Rumination in B major [Mõtisklus H-duur]
    1938
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in G minor [Prelüüd g-moll]
    1937
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Danse-caprice [Tants-kapriis]
    1936
    6'
    piano
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume One”, Toccata Classics (2011); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Méditation
    1936
    6'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010); Heljo Sepp
    CD “Native air”, Heljo Sepp (2004); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Butterfly [Liblikas]
    1935
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Four", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Native air”, Heljo Sepp (2004);  Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Little Waltz in E major [Väike valss E-duur]
    1935
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
  • Scherzino in B minor [Skertsiino h-moll]
    Musical moment
    1935
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Native air”, Heljo Sepp (2004); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    CD “Piano Music for Children and Youth By Estonian Composers”, EPTA (2002); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Estonian Dance [Eesti tants]
    1934
    5'
    piano
    Fp: Olav Roots (piano); February 10, 1935, Tallinn (not confirmed)
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Nocturne in E flat minor [Nokturn es-moll]
    1934
    4'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Four", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Perpetuum mobile in D major [Perpetuum mobile D-duur]
    1933
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Five Preludes [Viis prelüüdi]
    1. In B minor (1934) 
    2. In A major (1934)
    3. In C sharp minor (1934)
    4. In B major (1932)
    5. In C sharp minor (1932)

    1932-1934
    piano
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Distributer:
    Manuscript
  • Four Preludes (Book III) [Neli prelüüdi (III vihik)]
    1. In E flat minor 3/4 (1921)
    2. In B minor (year unknown)
    3. In E flat minor 2/4 (year unknown)
    4. In C sharp minor (1932) 

    1921/1932
    8'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Waltz in B major [Valss H-duur]
    1931
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in B flat minor [Prelüüd b-moll]
    1930
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Bells [Kellad]
    1929
    7'
    piano
    Fp: Valentine Riives (piano); November 3, 1930, Tartu, November 5, 1930, Tallinn
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume One”, Toccata Classics (2011); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD "Una Corda", Una Corda (2011); Ensemble Una Corda: Liis Viira (harp), Kristi Mühling (kannel), Ene Nael (harpsichord) (arranged by Una Corda)
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010); Heljo Sepp
    CD "Estonian piano music", Estonian Piano Teachers' Society (2009); Bruno Lukk (piano)
    CD “Native air”, Heljo Sepp (2004); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    CD "Dreizehn Klavierstücke über estnische Motive. Glocken. Sonate für Klavier solo Nr. 1", Antes (2001); Aleksandra Juozapénaité-Eesmaa (piano)
    CD “Estonian piano music”, Eres (1994); Peep Lassmann (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
  • Prelude in B flat minor [Prelüüd b-moll]
    1929
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in C major [Prelüüd C-duur]
    1929
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in E flat minor [Prelüüd es-moll]
    1929
    1'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Distributer:
    Manuscript
  • Elegiac Dance in C minor [Eleegiline tants c-moll]
    1921
    piano
    Publisher: Edition 49
  • Evening Song in G flat major [Õhtulaul Ges-duur]
    1921
    2'
    piano
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010); Heljo Sepp
    CD “Native air”, Heljo Sepp (2004); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Prelude in D flat major (Con spirituoso) [Prelüüd Des-duur (Con spirituoso)]
    1921
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Toccata in B minor [Tokaata h-moll]
    1921
    4'
    piano
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume One”, Toccata Classics (2011); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Seven Preludes (Book II) [Seitse prelüüdi (II vihik)]
    1. In A minor
    2. In F sharp major (1913)
    3. In C sharp minor
    4. In G flat major
    5. In B minor
    6. In D flat major
    7. In G minor

    1920
    piano
    Fp: Olav Roots (piano): September 22, 1933, Tartu, Estonia
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Preludes No-s 4, 5 and 6 on the CD “Mängib Lilian Semper”, L. Semper (2001); Lilian Semper (piano)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    CD "Estonian Music I. Estonian Music Academy 75", Estonian Music Academy (1994); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Allegro (Toccata) in B major
    1919
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Andante sostenuto in G major
    1919
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Etude in G flat major [Etüüd Ges-duur]
    Moment
    dedicated to Ella Ilbak
    1919
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • La fille du nord [La fille du nord]
    dedicated to Ella Ilbak
    1919
    3'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Largo (Romance) in E minor [Largo (Romanss) e-moll]
    orchestrated → No. 1 (“Romance”) in “Five pieces for string orchestra”, comp. 1953
    1919-1944
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Moderato sostenuto in B minor
    1919-1960
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Pastorale in A flat major [Pastoraal As-duur]
    1919
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Four", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Piano Sonata No. 1 in A minor [Klaverisonaat nr. 1 a-moll]
    1. Allegro assai
    2. Larghetto
    3. Scherzo. Presto
    4. Allegro moderato. Finale

    1919-1920
    35'
    piano
    Fp: I movement – Vsevolod Pastukhov (piano); August 24, 1920, Small Hall of the Petrograd Conservatoire, Russia
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Four", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (klaver)
    CD "Dreizehn Klavierstücke über estnische Motive. Glocken. Sonate für Klavier solo Nr. 1", Antes (2001); Aleksandra Juozapénaité-Eesmaa (piano)
    Distributer: Available in EMIC Music Shop
    Manuscript
  • Etude (Allegro) in A flat major [Etüüd (Allegro) As-duur]
    1918
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Homeland Tune in E major [Kodumaine viis E-duur]
    dedicated to Heljo Sepp (orchestrated → No. 5 in “Five pieces for string orcehstra”, comp. 1953)
    1918
    3'
    piano
    CD „Waltzing Mephisto by the Danube“, ERP (2015); Hando Nahkur (piano)
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010); Heljo Sepp
    CD “Native air”, Heljo Sepp (2004); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    CD “Confidance”, Finetone (2003); Kristjan Randalu (piano)
    CD “Estonian Music I. Estonian Academy of Music 75”, Estonian Academy of Music (1994); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Caprice in B minor [Kapriis h-moll]
    1917-1924
    5'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Danse du Faune
    1917
    2'
    piano
    CD “Mängib Lilian Semper”, L. Semper (2001); Lilian Semper (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Episode from Revolution Time in A flat minor [Episood revolutsiooniajast as-moll]
    1917
    10'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Etude in G flat major [Etüüd Ges-duur]
    1917
    5'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Three", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Sheperd’s Song in F sharp minor [Karjase laul fis-moll]
    1917
    3'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Etude in F minor [Etüüd f-moll]
    1916
    3'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Humoresque (Annoying Fly) in F major [Humoresk (Tüütav kärbes) F-duur]
    1916
    piano
    CD “Bruno Lukk”, EPTA (1999); Bruno Lukk (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Miniature in G sharp minor [Miniatuur gis-moll]
    1916
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Two Dances [Kaks tantsu]
    1. Allegretto moderato in G major (orchestrated → No. 2 in “Five pieces for string orchestra”, comp. 1953)
    2. Allegro in G minor

    1916
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Veloce e leggiero (Waltz) in A flat major [Veloce e leggiero (Valss) As-duur]
    1916
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Etude-valse in A major [Etüüd-valss A-duur]
    1915
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Impromptu in B flat minor [Eksprompt b-moll]
    1915
    4'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Moderato assai in B flat minor
    1915
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Nocturne in B major [Nokturn H-duur]
    1915
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Waltz in B flat minor [Valss b-moll]
    1915
    4'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Allegro con fuoco in F minor [Allegro con fuoco f-moll]
    1914
    3'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Andante moderato in G minor
    1914-1942
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Furioso in E flat minor
    1914?
    4'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Molto vivo in F sharp minor
    1914?
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Romance in F sharp major [Romanss Fis-duur]
    1914
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Seven Preludes (Book I) [Seitse prelüüdi (I vihik)]
    1. In B minor (1914)
    2. In F sharp minor (1914)
    3. In B flat minor (1915)
    4. In C sharp minor (1915)
    5. In C sharp minor (1916) 
    6. In E major (1917)
    7. In D minor (1917)

    1914–1917
    15'
    piano
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume One”, Toccata Classics (2011); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Preludes”, Pro Piano Records (1998); Vardo Rumessen (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Allegretto No 2 in F sharp minor
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Allegretto No. 1 in F sharp minor
    with intermediate section Poco animato
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Allegro in E major
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Andantino in B minor
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Berceuse (Lullaby) in A flat major [Berceuse (Hällilaul) As-duur]
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Etude in E flat minor (time signature 12/8) [Etüüd es-moll (taktimõõt 12/8)]
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Etude in E flat minor (time signature 3/8) [Etüüd es-moll (taktimõõt 3/8)]
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Mazurka in A major [Masurka A-duur]
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Moderato in F major [Moderato F-duur]
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Tempo di marcia in C major
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Waltz in A flat major [Valss As-duur]
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Waltz in B flat major [Valss B-duur]
    1913
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Fantasy in B flat minor [Fantaasia b-moll]
    1912
    piano
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Moderato in A minor
    1912
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Musical Box in G major [Mängutoos G-duur]
    1912
    2'
    piano
    CD “Native air”, Heljo Sepp (2004);  Heljo Sepp (piano)
    CD “Piano Music for Children and Youth By Estonian Composers”, EPTA (2002); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Musical Moment (Moment musicale) in F sharp minor [Muusikaline hetk (Moment musicale) fis-moll]
    1912
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    CD "Performing Heljo Sepp", Eesti Rahvusringhääling, Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (2010); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    CD “Native air”, Heljo Sepp (2004); Heljo Sepp (piano)
    Publisher: Edition 49
    Manuscript
  • Theme and Variations in E major [Teema variatsioonidega E-duur]
    Thema Andantino
    Var I Allegretto
    Var II Moderato assai
    Var III Allegro
    Var IV Adagio
    Var V Vivace

    1912
    8'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Caprice in F sharp minor [Kapriis fis-moll]
    1911
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Andante in E major
    1910
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Ballad in B flat minor
    1910
    7'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Chanson triste in D minor
    1910
    2'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Impromptu in F minor [Eksprompt f-moll]
    1910?
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Impromptu in F minor [Impromptu f-moll]
    1910
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Sad Song (Chanson triste) in D minor [Kurb laul (Chanson triste) d-moll]
    1910
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Allegretto moderato in C minor
    1909
    1'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Allegro moderato in E minor
    1909
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Larghetto in A major
    1909
    3'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Sostenuto in G minor
    1909
    1'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Two", Toccata Classics (2012); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Tempo di marcia in G major
    1909
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Allegro animato in F minor
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Allegro vivace in E major
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Andante espressivo in B flat major
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Dance in B minor [Tants h-moll]
    3'
    piano
    CD “Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume One”, Toccata Classics (2011); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Estonian Wedding March in D major [Eesti pulmamarss D-duur]
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Fantasy in F minor [Fantaasia f-moll]
    4'
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Six", Toccata Classics (2018); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Impromptu in B flat minor [Impromptu b-moll]
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Lento in C minor
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Lyrical Waltz in D minor [Lüüriline valss d-moll]
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Moderato assai in G major
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Moderato cantando in D major
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Moderato con anima in B flat minor
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Presto in F sharp major [Presto Fis-duur]
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Five", Toccata Classics (2014); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript
  • Sostenuto in B flat minor
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Sostenuto in E flat minor
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Tempo di marcia in B minor
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Tempo di marcia in E flat major
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Tempo di valse in G major
    piano
    Manuscript
  • Vivace in A flat major
    piano
    CD "Heino Eller. Complete Piano Music. Volume Four", Toccata Classics (2013); Sten Lassmann (piano)
    Manuscript

VOCAL AND CHORAL MUSIC

Works for voice(s) and piano

  • In Summer Morning [Suvisel hommikul]
    arrangement after violin and piano piece Allegretto in D major
    1952
    voice, piano
    Text: Otto Roots
    Manuscript
  • Mother Volga [Emake Volga]
    1952
    voice, piano
    Text: Otto Roots
    Manuscript
  • Stalin – Flag Carrier of Peace [Stalin – rahu lipukandja]
    1951
    voice, piano
    Text: Lea Rummo
    Manuscript
  • Three Songs from the collection “Aino Tamm’s repertoire of Estonian folk songs” [Kolm laulu kogumikust “Aino Tamme eesti rahvalaulude kava”]
    1. Slave’s sigh
    2. An orphan
    3. Cuckoo, sing

    1922
    voice, piano
    Text: folklore, Aino Tamm, Karl August Hermann
    Manuscript
  • Vocalise in G major [Vokaliis G-duur]
    1917
    voice, piano
    Manuscript
  • Call, Call, Cuckoo [Kuku, sa kägu]
    voice, piano
    Text: Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald "Kalevipoeg"
    Manuscript

Works for voice(s) and other instrument(s)

  • Moderato sostenuto in D minor [Moderato sostenuto d-moll]
    1921
    voice, viola, piano
    Manuscript

Works for male choir a cappella

  • On the River (At the Riverside) [Jõel (Jõekaldal)]
    1951
    male choir
    Text: Otto Roots
    Manuscript
  • On the Sea [Merel]
    1951
    3'
    male choir
    Text: Otto Roots
    Manuscript
  • Song About a Smith [Laul sepast]
    1951
    male choir
    Text: Ilmar Sikemäe
    Manuscript
  • Adagio in G minor
    male choir
    Manuscript

ORCHESTRATIONS AND ARRANGEMENTS

  • Tuljak (Miina Härma) [Tuljak (Miina Härma)]
    arrangement after Miina Härma´s piece "Tuljak"
    1913
    voice, piano
    Manuscript
  • Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat major, 2nd movement (Ludwig van Beethoven) [Klaverisonaat nr. 4 Es-duur, 2. osa (Ludwig van Beethoven)]
    2. Largo, con gran espressione (in C major)
    arrangement by Heino Eller after Ludwig van Beethoven
    symphony orchestra
    Manuscript
  • Piano Sonata No. 7 in D major, 1st movement (Ludwig van Beethoven) [Klaverisonaat nr. 7 D-duur, 1. osa (Ludwig van Beethoven)]
    1. Presto
    arrangement by Heino Eller after Ludwig van Beethoven
    symphony orchestra
    Manuscript