Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921., Nichols, Roger., and Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921.
Music -- 19th century -- History and criticism. and Composers -- France -- Biography.
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. This text brings some of his writings to life in English translation.
Forbes. 6/30/2008, Vol. 181 Issue 13, p154-155. 2p. 1 Color Photograph, 1 Black and White Photograph.
The article profiles the life and achievements of late French composer Camille Saint-Saëns. The author presents details on Saint-Saëns' earnings and compositions, and compares his achievements with those of other famous composers such as Gioachino Rossini, Muzio Clementi and George Frideric Handel. The author discusses some of Saint-Saëns' traditionally popular works such as "Carnival of the Animals" and the opera "Samson et Dalila," and others which are rising in popularity. INSET: New, Recommended.
Correspondència, Programació artística, Òpera, and Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921
Fernand Castelbon de Beauxhostes, propietari de les "Arènes de Béziers", comunica a Antoni Nicolau que, amb Saint-Saëns, preparen l'òpera "Déjanire" per ser presentada a les "Arènes de Béziers", i organitza el seu viatge a Barcelona. Volum: 1 carta i 1 sobre