Saint-Saëns and the organ

by Rollin Smith

Publisher: Pendragon Press in Stuyvesant, NY

Written in English
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  • Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921.,
  • Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921.,
  • Composers -- France -- Biography.,
  • Organists -- France -- Biography.,
  • Organ music -- France -- History and criticism.,
  • Organ (musical instrument) -- France.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-336) and index.

StatementRollin Smith.
LC ClassificationsML410.S15 S4 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 352 p. :
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1533850M
ISBN 100945193149
LC Control Number91011626

Sheet music for Camille Saint-Saëns: Finale from the Organ Symphony (Organ Solo): buy online. Arrangement: Concert Band/Harmonie. Published by Editions Marc Reift. Composer: Saint-Saëns. This wealth of works for organists who prefer to play without pedals includes J. S. Bach's Partite diverse sopra, O Gott, du frommer Gott! ; Best's Prelude on a Chorale by Thomas Tallis; Pachelbel's Canon in D ; plus works by Elgar, Dupré, Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven, Frescobaldi, Handel, Liszt, and others. Buy Saint-Saens Organ Album from RSCM. There are currently no items added to the basket. All turmoil is settled by the pomp and majesty of the organ, which announces itself with a monumental C major chord. Saint-Saëns unleashes the full power of his contrapuntal inventiveness in this final section, which gives each family of instruments, from strings to winds to brasses, a chance to shine.

[PDF] + Video - Cello, Piano - Romantic * License: Public Domain - ORGAN - ORGAO › Organ solo (4) › Organ and Instrument (1)CELLO - VIOLONCELLO Buy sheet music books Saint-Saens, Camille. World wide shipping "For 20 years we provide a free and legal service for free sheet music. Buy sheet music books Saint-Saens, Camille. World wide shipping "For 20 years we provide a free and legal service for free sheet music. “Symphonie avec orgue” (Organ Symphony) Sheet central: Symphonie nº 3 ("avec orgue") en ut mineur (6 sheet music) Added by FS the This wonderful album contains perhaps Saint-Saëns' two most popular works: the "Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78 (Organ Symphony)," which is really a piano symphony as well, and the "Zoological Fantasy" for two pianos and ensemble "Carnival of the Animals," which has no opus number because Saint-Saëns suppressed the work. He feared that it would damage his reputation as a serious : Warner Classics. Danse macabre, Op. 40, is a tone poem for orchestra, written in by the French composer Camille is in the key of G started out in as an art song for voice and piano with a French text by the poet Henri Cazalis, which is based on an old French superstition. In , the composer expanded and reworked the piece into a tone poem, replacing the vocal line with a.

  Saint-Saëns wrote Cyprès et Lauriers, for organ and orchestra, with it in mind in – though, in the event, the premiere was given not in Paris but Ostend. Buy sheet music books Saint-Saens, Camille. World wide shipping Camille Saint-Saens. Previous sheet music Next sheet music >> Excerpt from Organ Symphony #3 - Finale Easy Piano Camille Saint-Saens. LIKE 4. SHARE. PLAYLIST. VIDEO. MP3 • • Annotate this sheet music. Note the level. By Theodore Dubois. Organ Book. (Prelude in C Minor, Cantilene Religieuse in C * Marcietta in F * Interlude in E-Flat * Priere in D * Postlude-Cantique in E-Flat * Marche Sortie in G)Category: Organ-Method or Collection. The finale of Saint-Saëns’ ‘Organ’ Symphony pulls out all the stops in one of the most exultant of big tunes for full orchestra and the Concert Hall’s Grand Organ. But there are many other delightful moments in Saint-Saëns’ perfectly constructed magnum opus: .

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Saint-Saens and the Organ (Complete Organ) Hardcover – April 4, by Rollin Smith (Author)5/5(1). Rollin Smith, author of The Organ Works of César Franck, provides an insightful biographical view of Saint-Saëns as organist and composer, including detailed chapters on the construction and.

If you are looking for famous songs of Saint-Saens to play on the organ, than this is a great book. Dying Swan solo, Dance Macabre (excerpt), Softly awakes my heart (Samson and Delilah), Priere 4/5(2). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: I.

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Five Essays by Camille Saint-Saens. Saint-Saens and the Organ by Rollin Smith starting at $ Saint-Saens and the Organ has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

Poor Saint-Saens comes across as a rather fuddy-duddy, petty workaholic. In addition, the book is poorly written: the author evidently knows nothing of the rules of paragraphing, commonly including widely divergent topics in a single, unending paragraph.

This is both confusing and irritating/5(5). A Treasury of Organ Music for Manuals Only: 46 Works by Bach, Mozart, Franck, Saint-Saëns and Others (Dover Music for Organ) by Rollin Smith In Stock. The Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78, was completed by Camille Saint-Saëns in at what was probably the artistic peak of his career.

It is also popularly known as the Organ Symphony, even though it is not a true symphony for organ, but simply an orchestral symphony where two sections out of four use the pipe composer inscribed it Saint-Saëns and the organ book Symphonie No.

3 "avec orgue" (with organ). The Practical Organist: 50 Short Works For Church Services This collection of 50 brief liturgical works by a brilliant French composer offers organists a practical resource of selections ideally suited to church services and recitals. A tremendous variety of music for sacred occasions appears here, including offertories, preludes, postludes /5(26).

This collection of essays includes the original program notes Saint-Saëns wrote for the London premiere of his Organ Symphony and Sabina Teller Ratner’s “Saint-Saëns in England: His Organ Symphony,” an informative essay on the historical background of the piece and how it came to be commissioned and performed.

Organ Symphony, byname of Symphony No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 78, orchestral work by French composer Camille Saint-Saëns, notable especially for its grand use of an organ in the final work premiered onin London, where Saint-Saëns was engaged in a concert tour, and it became one of the first widely praised symphonies by a French composer.

Jonathan Scott performs his arrangement of the Finale from Saint-Saens "Organ" Symphony (No. 3) on the T.C. Lewis organ of Albion. This is a wonderful collection of popular and some less well-known pieces. It contains three movements from The Carnival of the Animals, the slow movement and the famous Maestoso section from the 'Organ' Symphony (No.

3), the meltingly beautiful aria 'Softly awakes my heart' from the opera Samson and Delilah, the opening section of the Danse Macabre, and several other pieces illustrating the.

26 Works by Liszt, Saint Saëns, Bach, and Others. Rollin Smith. Organ Book. This unique collection features great works for various instruments and ensembles transcribed for organ.

The transcribers include such masters as Liszt, Saint-Saens, Guilmant, Franck, Reger, and others treating the music of Bach, Chopin, Handel, Mozart, Schumann,Category: Organ-Method or Collection.

Saint-Saëns’ ‘Organ’ Symphony will showcase this impressive instrument as it reverberates throughout the Concert Hall. The Sydney Opera House Grand Organ is believed to be the world’s largest mechanical tracker-action pipe organ.

It pipes and weighs tonnes; an Emirates A has over 4 million parts and weighs File Size: 1MB. Here is a recording of the transcription I made in (for organ only) of the famous ‘Finale’ from the ‘Organ Symphony’ by Camille Saint-Saens, part of a CD I made right after the.

The organ has played an important role in the lives and artistic development of many nineteenth- and twentieth-century French composers.

The French Romantic school of organists, initiated principally by Cesar Franck, Camille Saint-Saens, and the organ builder Aristide Cavaille-Coll produced much in the way of literature for the instrument and advances in virtuosic performance techniques.

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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.

The recording was made at the inaugural concerts of the new organ of Philadelphia's Verizon Hall, which included the almost obligatory Saint-Saëns Symphony.

Properly, this is more a test of how well an organ integrates with an orchestra than a vehicle for the organ itself, and on those terms this proves to be a wholly successful performance. Cellist, Thomas Mesa and Organist, Greg Zelek perform Saint-Saën's famous work, "The Swan" from Carnival of the Animals live at Epiphany Catholic Church in M.

Saint-Saëns: Organ Music Volume 3. Hyperion: CDA Buy CD or download online. Andrew-John Smith (Organ of La Madeleine, Paris), with Adrian Bending (tubular bells). In his Symphony no. 3 in C minor, op. 78, Saint-Saëns succeeded in integrating the organ into the musical fabric of a symphonic work.

Poulenc's Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor, Poulenc's only work for the organ, was composed in View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Symphony No.

3 "Organ" on Discogs/5(6). Saint-Saens Symphony No 3, "Organ", is one of my most favourite pieces of music. Vigorous, life-affirming, majestic in some parts, in other parts, meditative, sensitive and delicate.

And this particular rendition, by Michael Murray and the Philadelphia Orchestra, does the symphony full justice/5(60). Saint-Saëns: Organ Symphony & Carnival of the Animals. Warner Classics: Buy CD or download online. Daniele Rossi (organ), Martha Argerich (piano) & Antonio Pappano (piano), narrated in French by Annie Dutoit (Martha Argerich’s daughter) Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Antonio Pappano4/5.

Piano/Vocal/Chords, Piano Accompaniment, Organ, Harpsichord, Baritone Sax, Trombone, Tuba, Horn in F, Euphonium, Cello, Double Bass, Bass Guitar, Baritone Recorder, fake book - Digital Download Composed by Camille Saint-Saens ().

Arranged by Stephen Bulat. Shop and Buy The Swan (Organ) sheet music. organ sheet music book by Camille Saint-Saens (): Library Commerce at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music.

(LCSAINT-SAENSSWAN). Pairing Camille Saint-Saëns' "Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Organ," and Francis Poulenc's "Concerto for organ, strings, and timpani in G minor" is common enough in practice, but the growing popularity of Samuel Barber's "Toccata Festiva for organ and orchestra, Op.

36," may signal a change from the usual way of programming these : Ondine. Camille Saint-Saëns The Carnival of the Animals complete & LIVE - I Introduction et marche royale du lion (Introduction and Royal March of the Lion).

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World wide shipping About / Member testimonies. Organ - orgao Sheet music › Organ solo › Camille Saint-Saens. Previous sheet music Next sheet music >> Danse macabre Op Camille Saint-Saens. LIKE. SHARE. Stirring symphony, widely regarded as Saint-Sa&#;ns' major orchestral work, is one of the few to incorporate the organ as featured instrument.

It bears all the hallmarks of the composer's fluent mastery of orchestral composition. The work is reprinted in this edition from an authoritative Brand: Dover Publications.