Élégie, Op. 24

Gabriel Fauré began working on a cello and piano sonata in 1880 and, as it was his usual costume, first wrote the slow movement. It is likely that this movement was premiered that same year, but eventually Fauré gave up his plans of writing a sonata and, in 1883, published and re-premiered the piece with the new title Élégie, Op. 24. Even though the first version kept the cello and piano instrumentation, the work was later scored for orchestra by Fauré. This new version both appeared in print and was premiered in ... more

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Sheet Music Élégie, Op. 24 - Complete score (Le Concert - 2012) Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Élégie, Op. 24 - Cello (Le Concert - 2014) Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Élégie, Op. 24- Piano (Le Concert - 2014) Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Élégie, Op. 24 - Complete Orchestral Score (Alwin Schroeder - 1855-1928) Preview Favorite Download
Sheet Music Élégie, Op. 24 - Complete Orchestral Score (Paris: J. Hamelle, n.d. - ca.1901) Preview Favorite Download

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