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French Masters of the Organ
Author : Michael Murray
Publisher : Yale University Press
Total Pages : 245
Release : 1998-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0300072910
ISBN 13 : 9780300072914
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


This study draws portraits of the French romantic organist-composers including Aristide Cavaille-Coll, Cesar Franck, Charles-Marie Widor, Louis Vierne, Marcel Dupre, Jean Langlais and Olivier Messiaen. The author details the lives, times, styles, and techniques of these composers.

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