Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Simplified Piano (Wagner)
||Le Réveil du Lion
||Kontski, Anton de
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
||1 (Tempo di marcia — Andante espressivo — Allegro di marcia (Le rappel) — Trio (G♭ major) — Finale)
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
Mentioned in Bibliographie de la France in 1848. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 1e série, 37e année, 51e de la collection, Nº 50, 9 December 1848, page 624, registration 229.
"This well-known descriptive piece of music has enjoyed rare vogue. It has been played everywhere by amateur and professional orchestras, has flourished as a piano" etc. (from a history of the Aeolian Company and its recordings, under Kontski's Réveil du Lion)