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Emmanuel Chabrier and his circle [by] Rollo Myers.


[1st American ed.].. Rutherford [N.J.] Fairleigh Dickinson University Press [1970] .
ISBN 0838678335, 9780838678336

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Subjects Chabrier, Emmanuel, 1841-1894 -- Friends and associates.
Chabrier, Emmanuel, 1841-1894.
Chabrier, Emmanuel.
Composers -- France -- Biography.
Composers.
France.
Friendship.
Description xii, 178 pages illustrations, facsimiles, music, portraits 22 cm
Copyright Date [1970]
©1969
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-169).
Contents Childhood and early years ; Paris and first contacts with the world of art and music ; friendship with Verlaine -- Visits Holland and Belgium ; marriage and the Franco-Prussian war ; wins recognition with L'Etoile and Une éducation manquée -- Hears Tristan in Munich ; decides on music as a career ; works with Lamoureux ; writes Dix pièces pittoresques -- Travels in Spain ; success of España ; writes Trois valses romantiques -- La Revue Wagnérienne ; production of Gwendoline in Brussels ; the opera described -- La Roi malgré lui ; meets Felix Mottl ; Gwendoline produced in Karlsruhe -- Le Roi in Germany ; composition of Joyeuse Marche and Ballade des gros dindons and other songs ; failing health ; life in Touraine -- Last works: Gwendoline at Paris Opéra ; death of Chabrier -- The man and his music ; his letters and place in nineteenth-century music -- Chabrier and the Impressionists ; collector and connoisseur.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area France
Network Numbers (OCoLC)112310
(OCoLC)ocm00112310
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Myers, Rollo H.
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