Arthur Honegger: Danse De La Chèvre

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Publisher: Hal Leonard
Composer: Arthur Honegger
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

In a letter to his mother dated 19 November 1921, Honegger wrote that he had a “commission for a bit of music for a play which is going on at the start of December at the Nouveau Théâtre. A little dance for the dancer Lysana”. In fact the work had its première on 2 December 1921, as part of a play by Sacha Derek called La Mauvaise Pensée, within which Danse de la chèvre gave rise to a true choreographic event.

Historical introduction: Edmond Lemaître
Notes on interpretation: Bruno Jouard
“Musique française” is a series designed for students and teachers as well as professionals. These editions offer masterworks in French music, with performance suggestions and historical andstylistic commentary by noted scholars.

ISBN: 9790048060876
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 23 February 2017
No of pages: 28
Language: English
Catalogue No: SLB00597500
 
     
       

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