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Camille Saint-Saëns, his life and art.

Watson Lyle

Camille Saint-Saëns, his life and art.

With a pref. by Leff Pouishnoff.

by Watson Lyle

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Saint-Saëns, Camille, -- 1835-1921

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410 S15 L9 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination210p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17996253M

    Camille-Marie Stamaty (13 March – 19 April ) was a French pianist, piano teacher and composer predominantly of piano music and studies (études). Today largely forgotten, he was one of the preeminent piano teachers in 19th-century Paris. His most famous pupils were Louis Moreau Gottschalk and Camille Saint-Saëns.. Stamaty was the star pupil of Friedrich Kalkbrenner and heir to. Camille Saint-Saëns: A life. Chatto & Windus, London. Stegemann, Michael (), Camille Saint-Saëns and the French Solo Concerto from to Portland OR: Amadeus Press. ISBN Stern, Keith (). Queers in History: The Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Historical Gays, Lesbians and Bisexuals. BenBella Books.

    He made his public concert debut when he was five, accompanying a violin sonata by Beethoven. Trivia. He became the first acclaimed composer to score a motion picture, "The Assassination of the Duke of Guise" from Family Life. He never knew his father, a government clerk who passed away three months after he was : for his dedication to French music. For more than 40 years he has placed a particular focus on the life and works of Camille Saint­Saëns, about whom he also wrote his dissertation in entitled “Camille Saint­Saëns and the French solo concerto from to ”. Reproduction of the images and photographs by courtesy.

    Camille Saint-Saëns. Camille Saint-Saëns was a French composer, organist, conductor, and pianist from the Romantic Period. He was born in Paris in Just three months after he was born, his father died, leaving his mother and aunt to raise him. Like Mozart, Camille Saint-Saëns was a . Saint-Saëns: On Music and Nichols. Oxford University Press. ISBN (hardcover). Camille Saint-Saëns is a memorable figure not only for his successes as a composer of choral and orchestral works, and the eternally popular opera Samson et Dalila, but also because he was a keen observer of the musical culture in which he lived.


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Camille Saint-Saëns, his life and art by Watson Lyle Download PDF EPUB FB2

Camille Saint-Saëns began as a child prodigy and was acclaimed in his lifetime as the incarnation of French genius. His was one of the longest careers in musical history, stretching from the traditions of Beethoven to the innovations of the twentieth /5(5).

The options for research on Saint-Saëns aren't much, so this book nearly soured me on the subject altogether. It's utterly unreadable. I recommend scouring libraries and used bookstores for James Harding's _Saint-Saëns and His Circle_, which, while hardly exhaustive, is at least readable and useful in getting a sense of the man/5(5).

Camille Saint-Saëns, in full Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns, (born October 9,Paris, France—died DecemAlgiers [Algeria]), composer chiefly remembered for his symphonic poems—the first of that genre to be written by a Frenchman—and for his opera Samson et -Saëns was notable for his pioneering efforts on behalf of French music, and he was a gifted pianist.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lyle, Watson. Camille Saint-Saëns, his life and art. Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press [] (OCoLC) COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s His life and art.

book has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t73v4xf8n Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner. This fascinating book (Chatto & Windus ) places his long and controversial career in a turbulent period when music, no less than politics, was undergoing sensational and often stormy change.

Camille Saint Sa Ns His Life And Art. Saint-Saëns is revealed and yet remains intensely private: the book speaks volumes on the composer's life, views, working methods, and cultural and social status." Clair Rowden, H-France Review "Jann Pasler's edited collection thus offers a significant contribution to Saint-Saens studies, and to the field of nineteenth- and early twentieth /5(4).

Buy Camille Saint-Saëns: A Life Main by Rees, Brian (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Camille Saint-Saëns: A Life: : Rees, Brian: Books/5(4). Camille Saint-Saëns — perhaps the foremost French musical figure of the late nineteenth century and a composer who wrote in nearly every musical genre, from opera and the symphony to film music — is now being rediscovered after a century of modernism overshadowed his earlier importance.

Camille Saint-Saëns Biography Camille Saint-Saens was the French composer and organist who wrote the opera ‘Samson et Dalila’. This biography of Camille Saint-Saens provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

Camille Saint-Saëns was something of an anomaly among French composers of the nineteenth century in that he wrote in virtually all genres, including opera, symphonies, concertos, songs, sacred and secular choral music, solo piano, and chamber music.

He was generally not a pioneer, though he did help to revive some earlier and largely forgotten dance forms, like the bourée and gavotte. Camille Saint-Saëns has books on Goodreads with ratings. Camille Saint-Saëns’s most popular book is Carnival of the Animals: Classical Music for.

Saint-Saëns, Camille Camille Saint-Saëns: his life and art by Watson Lyle America's first Children's Poet Laureate and the illustrator of the Harry Potter books team up in a volume of rollicking original verses set to Saint-Saëns' classical composition that is complemented by a CD recording of the music and Prelutsky's.

Bibliography for Saint-Saëns. Camille Saint-Saens and Barrie C. Turner and Sue Williams Carnival of the Animals: Classical Music for Kids (Classical Music for Kids) Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), ; ISBN ; 42 pages The animals are having a carnival, and the guests are arriving.

There's the majestic lion, the braying mules, the dancing elephant, and the bouncy kangaroos. Camille Saint-Saëns: Javotte, Rapsodie bretonne, Andromaque et Suite algérienne by David Robertson, Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo out of 5 stars 1.

A key figure in establishing an identifiable French musical style in the nineteenth century, this annotated biliography catalogs the studies of Saint-Saens' life and works as well as examining the composer's own correspondence and essays.

Included are many lesser-known writings on the composer and his music, as well as recent scholarship which re-examines his place in music history. Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns was born in Paris, France in His father was a government clerk who died three months after his birth.

At the request of his mother, Camille's great-aunt Charlotte moved in with them. She was the first to introduce him to the piano. Beginning piano lessons at the age of two, he came to be known as one of the.

For those who associate Saint-Sa ns () with only his most familiar pieces (Carnival of the Animals, Danse Macabre and the opera Samson and Delila), this book will come as a revelation.

The French composer, pianist and organist, Camille Saint-Saëns, showed Mozartian precocity as both a pianist and composer. He had childhood lessons with Stamaty and Boëly before entering the Conservatoire (), where Halévy was his teacher.

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28 - William Hagen, violin YouTube Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky () -. It's and the colorful streets of Paris, France, are full of life.

Hidden beneath the city, however, is an underground cemetery, home to more than six million skeletons. On a quest for artistic inspiration, composer Camille Saint-Saëns visits the unsettling tombs.

Weeks after his visit Camille remains both haunted and amazed by the catacombs/5.