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Some musicians of former days. by Romain Rolland

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Published by Benjamin Blom in New York .
Written in English


  • Opera -- History and criticism,
  • Musicians -- Biography

Book details:

LC ClassificationsML390 R64213 1971
The Physical Object
Number of Pages374
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21871077M

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Genre/Form: Biography Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rolland, Romain, Some musicians of former days. Freeport, N.Y., Books for. Some musicians of former days; Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Of the place of music in general history; The beginnings of opera; The first opera played in Paris; Notes on Lully; Gluck; Grétry; Mozart; Musical supplement/5(4). Some musicians of former days. New York, Holt, (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Romain Rolland; Mary Blaiklock; Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress). Introduction: Of the place of music in general history --The beginnings of opera --The first opera played in Paris: Luigi Rossi's Orfeo --Notes on Lully --Gluck --Grétry --Mozart, according to his letters --Musical supplement: "The despair of Orpheus," from Orfeo.

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