Suite orientale (Popy, Francis)

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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by afp0815
afp0815 (2009/10/24)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Bosworth & Co., n.d.(ca.1925?). Plate B. & Co. 18813.
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General Information

Work Title Suite Orientale
Alternative. Title
Composer Popy, Francis
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 pieces:
  1. Les Bayadères (Divertissement) (Moderato, A minor)
  2. Au bord du Gange (Rêverie) (Largo, F major) (or F minor?)
  3. Les Almées (Danse) (Allegro, D minor)
  4. Patrouille (Allegretto moderato - Largo maestoso, G minor)
First Publication. 1925 ca.?
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period RomanticFrancis Popy pic.jpg
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano

Misc. Comments

Google books estimates 1925. There was an orchestral version ("Dr. Weissmann conducts the ballet music from Faust and Popy's Suite Orientale..." from a LP review? volume with date estimated 1930, "The Phonograph Monthly Review - Volumes 4-6 - Page 373", a snippet Google view).