Flute Concerto

Carl Nielsen's Concerto for Flute and Orchestra (D.F.119) was written in 1926 for Gilbert Jespersen, who succeeded Paul Hagemann as flutist of the Copenhagen Wind quintet. The concerto, in two movements, was generally well-received at its...

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Après un Rève

His teacher Camille Saint-Saëns exuberantly commented on the music of Gabriel Fauré: “You can find everything in it that can seduce: new forms, bold modulations, curious sounds, a completely unpredictable use of the rhythms; and over...

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Pavane

Gabriel Urbain Fauré (Pamiers, May 1845 – Paris, November 1924) The Pavane in F-sharp minor, Op. 50, is a pavane by the French composer Gabriel Fauré written in 1887. It was originally a piano piece but is...

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