A Look At Musical Treasures of Bygone Eras
Added on February 18, 2015
Author Daniel Zimmermann
Edition Second Edition
Published October 8, 2014
File Size 76.43 KB
A Look At Musical Treasures of Bygone Eras 76.43 KB - This e-book treats various operas, hymns, and classical music compositions. One article treats musical works inspired by Alexander Pushkin. Another treats the mighty handful, of whom Mussorgsky, Borodin, and Rimsky Korsakov are the best known. Special works treated are Pictures at an Exhibition, Handel's Serse, Mozart's The Magic Flute, all the symphonic poems of Franz Liszt,Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel, Gounod's Faust, Ode to Joy, Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, Tantum Ergo by Thomas Aquinas and Franz Schubert, Giselle by Adolphe Adam, a cantata by J.S. Bach. There are biographical articles on Francesco Maria Veracini, Paul Gerhardt, and several Mexican composers. A separate article discusses and translates a Latin hymn attributed to Saint Secundus. Do you want to download or read a ebook? It is available in PDF or epub format in the source
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