Alyabyevs most famous work is The Nightingale (Соловей), a song based on a poem by Anton Delvig. It was composed while Alyabyev was in prison, in 1825. It has entered Russian consciousness as akin to a folk song.
Transcendental Étude No. 5 in B-flat "Feux follets" (Wills o the Wisp) is the fifth étude of the set of twelve Transcendental Études by Franz Liszt.
"The Song of the Flea" (Russian: Песня о блохе) is a song with piano accompaniment, composed by Modest Mussorgsky in 1879. The lyrics are from the Russian translation of Goethes Faust.