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Organists and organ playing in nineteenth-century France and Belgium

Author: Orpha Caroline Ochse
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First reprinted in paperbackView all editions and formats
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Traces the organ profession's rebirth through the careers of Saint-Saens, Franck, Gigout, Guilmant, and Widor and other influential figures and composers. The author explores the development of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Orpha Caroline Ochse
ISBN: 9780253214232 0253214238
OCLC Number: 871601826
Description: XII, 270 Seiten : Illustrationen, Notenbeispiele
Contents: Music for a revolution --
Performers and programs --
The organist as church musician --
Great schools and famous teachers --
Organ performances by Cesar Franck --
Students in Franck's organ class --
Organ performances by Camille Saint-Saens.
Responsibility: Orpha Ochse.

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"Highly recommended ... the story of a remarkable renaissance." -Choice "Orpha Ochse has ... concentrated more on the personalities, the institutions, or the relations between the Church and its Read more...

 
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