List of works by Guillaume Lekeu

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Works by Genre


  • Tempo di Mazurka (comp. about 1887, Poitiers, Alb. Alliaume).
  • Trois pièces (Three pieces): 1. Chansonette sans paroles. 2. Valse oubliée. 3. Danse joyeuse (comp. 1891; Liège, veuve L. Muraille, 189-).
  • Sonate (Sonata) (comp. April, 1891; Baudoux, 1900)


Chamber music

  • Adagio pour deux violons et piano (Adagio for two violins and piano) (1888; unpublished).
  • Sonate en Sol pour piano et violon (Sonata in G for piano and violin) (comp. 1892; Baudoux, 1894 or 1895; a transcription for piano and violoncello by Ronchini published by Rouart, Lerolle et Cie, 1912).
  • Trio pour piano, violon et violoncelle (Trio for piano, violin and violoncello) (1891; Rouart-Lerolle, 1908).
  • Sonate en Fa pour piano et violoncelle (Sonata in F for piano and violoncello) (unfinished; prepared by V. d'Indy for publication by Rouart-Lerolle, 1923).
  • Quatuor pour piano, violon, alto et violoncelle (Quartet for piano, violin, viola and violoncello) (comp. 1893, unfinished; prepared by V. d'Indy for publication by Baudoux, 1896).
  • Molto Adagio pour quatuor à cordes (1887 unpublished)(commentaire sur les paroles du Christ : « Mon âme est triste jusqu'à la mort »)(commentary on Christus words : "My soul is sad up to death")
  • Larghetto pour violoncelle solo & ensemble (1892)(solo cello/string quartet/bassoon/2 horns)
  • String Quartet in Six Movements
  • Meditation for string quartet (Lekeu, Guillaume) (1887 unpublished)


  • Première étude symphonique (First symphonic study): Chant de triomphale délivrance (1889); Rouart-Lerolle, 190-.
  • Seconde étude symphonique (Second symphonic study): 1. Sur Hamlet (unpublished.) 2. Sur le second Faust (Goethe; comp. 1890; Rouart-Lerolle, 190-).
  • Poème pour violon et orchestre (Poem for violin and orchestra), (unfinished and unpublished).
  • Epithalame pour quintette a cordes, trois trombones et orgue (Epithalame for string quintet, three trombones and organ) (about 1891; unpublished).
  • Introduction et Adagio pour orchestre d'harmonie avec tuba solo obligé (Introduction and Adagio for wind band with solo tuba) (1891; unpublished).
  • Fantaisie pour orchestre sur deux airs populaires angevins (Fantasy for orchestra on two angevine tunes) (comp. 1891-1892, Rouart-Lerolle, 1909; also 4 hd. arr. publ.).
  • Adagio pour quatuor d'orchestre (Adagio for string trio and string orchestra) (comp. 1891, Rouart-Lerolle, 1908)
  • Fantaisie contrapuntique sur un cramignon liégeois (Contrapuntal fantasy on a folk tune from Liège) (comp. 1890, Rouart-Lerolle, 1925)

Operas and choral works

  • Barberine (A. de Musset; 1889; sketches; unpublished).
  • Les Burgraves (V. Hugo; fragments; unpublished).
  • Chant lyrique pour choeur et orchestre Lyric song for choir and orchestra (1891; unpublished).
  • Andromède, poème lyrique et symphonique pour soli, choeurs et orchestre (Andromède, lyric and symphonic poem for soli, choir and orchestra) (Jules Sauvenière; comp. 1891; vocal score, Liège, veuve L. Muraille).