POETRY IN MUSIC: THE SYMPHONIC POEM
Friday January 15, 2021 at 18:30 to Sunday January 17, 2021 at 13:30
Liszt invented the idea of a one movement orchestral piece depicting a poem, painting or story. Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Berlioz had created the background and many composers followed Liszt’s example with much-loved showpieces, including Smetana, Sibelius and R.Strauss.
Ian France (www.highamhall.com/ian-france)
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