La Valse

La Valse

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. La valse, un po me chor ographique pour orchestre (a choreographic poem), is a work written by Maurice Ravel from February 1919 until 1920 (premiered in Paris on 12 December 1920). It was conceived as a ballet but is now more often heard as a concert work. The work has been described as a tribute to the waltz, and the composer George Benjamin, in his analysis of La valse, summarized the ethos of the work as followsshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 186g
  • Verpublishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136278855
  • 9786136278858