Camille Saint-Saens: A Guide to Research / Edition 1

Camille Saint-Saens: A Guide to Research / Edition 1

by Timothy Flynn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815336195

ISBN-13: 9780815336198

Pub. Date: 10/30/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815336198
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/30/2003
Series:
Routledge Music Bibliographies Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction: The Enigma of Camille Saint-Saens1
1Selected General Sources19
2Biographical Studies: Primary Sources43
3Biographical Studies: Secondary Sources57
4Other Primary Sources Prior to 192185
5Specialized Studies: Primary and Secondary Sources93
6Correspondence127
7Saint-Saens as a Writer135
App. 1: Manuscript Sources for Selected Compositions157
App. 2: Manuscript Sources for Selected Correspondence169
App. 3The Saint-Saens Museum at the Chateau-Musee in Dieppe173
App. 4: Selected Discography (Arranged by Genre)185
Index of Authors and Editors203
Index of Composers207
Index of Compositions211

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