Saint-Saëns and the organ / Rollin Smith

Author(s): Smith, Rollin
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Subjects: Organ music
Composers--France--Biography
Organists--France--Biography
Organ music--France--History and criticism
Organ (Musical instrument)--France
Saint-Saëns, Camille, Organ music
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921
Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921. Organ music
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Stuyvesant, NY : Pendragon Press, c1992
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xviii, 352 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Legend
Introduction
I. Early Influences 1
II. Saint-Saens and the Church of Saint-Merry 13
III. Saint-Saens and the Madeleine, 1858-1877 43
IV. Saint-Saens, 1878-1897 109
V. Later Organ Works 143
VI. The Final Years 161
VII. Saint-Saens, the Organist 181
App. A. Five Essays by Camille Saint-Saens 197
App. B. Saint-Saens's Sacred Music by Louis Vierne 225
App. C. Prizewinners at the Ecole Niedermeyer, 1859-1865 231
App. D. Organs Played by Saint-Saens 235
App. E. Specifications of Important Organs Played by Saint-Saens 241
App. F. The Recordings of Camille Saint-Saens 279
App. G. Saint-Saens's Testimonials for Harmoniums and Pianos 283
App. H. Thematic Catalogue of Works for Harmonium and Organ 287
App. I. Variant Readings of the Trois Rhapsodies sur des Cantiques Bretons 321
Bibliography 325
Index 337
Notes: LCCN: 91011626 /MN
ISBN: 0945193149
Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-336) and index
OCLC Number: 23286451
ISBN/ISSN: 0945193149