Wedding Song

Wedding Song

by Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis
     
 

Failed composer Maestro Romão, ill, is seeking desperately to complete a piece of music he had abandoned in 1779, shortly after his marriage. In this brief and moving tale by the Brazilian master Machado de Assis, one of his finest, the frustrated artist Romão struggles momentarily against the oblivion that, he now sees, will be his lot.

Overview

Failed composer Maestro Romão, ill, is seeking desperately to complete a piece of music he had abandoned in 1779, shortly after his marriage. In this brief and moving tale by the Brazilian master Machado de Assis, one of his finest, the frustrated artist Romão struggles momentarily against the oblivion that, he now sees, will be his lot.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940033236763
Publisher:
Fario
Publication date:
05/14/2012
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
56 KB

Meet the Author

Brazilian (1839-1908).

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