Prélude, Choral et Fugue

The Symphonic Variations (Variations symphoniques), M. 46, is a work for piano and orchestra composed in 1885 by César Franck. The work is in F-sharp minor (with the last movement in F-sharp major). Duration in a typical performance is about fifteen minutes. The work was dedicated to Louis Diémer, who on 15 March 1885 had premiered Les Djinns – a symphonic poem for piano and orchestra that brought Franck one of his rare critical successes. He promised to reward Diémer with "a little something", and the similarly scored Symphonic Variations was the result

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Prélude, Choral et Fugue
Prélude, Choral et Fugue
Composer Form Instrument Period
César Franck Piano piece Piano Romantic

César Franck

César-Auguste-Jean-Guillaume-Hubert Franck was a composer, pianist, organist, and music teacher who worked in Paris during his adult life. He was born in ...
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