The Russian Romance (Cui, César)

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Lyle Neff (2008/10/22)

PMLP53434-Cui RusskijRomans Harvard edt.pdf
Publisher Info.:

St. Petersburg: N.F. Findeyzen, 1896.


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Misc. Notes:

The Harvard copy has many markings.


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General Information

Work Title The Russian Romance
Alternative Title The Russian Romance: A Sketch of Its Development ; Русский романс: очерк его развития
Composer Cui, César
Movements/Sections 27 chapters (including introduction and conclusion)
Year/Date of Composition 1895
First Publication 1895 (serially); 1896 (monographically)
Language Russian
Piece Style Romantic

Misc. Comments

Publication History

The contents of this book appeared originally as separate articles published from January to July 1895 among various issues of the periodicals Artist (Артист), the Russian Musical Gazette (Русская музыкальная газета) and The Week (Неделя). The monographic version appeared the next year.

This book has been translated into English. See Classical Essays on the Russian Art Song: 1. The Russian Romance, by Cesar Cui; 2. The Russian Art Song, by Nikolay Findeisen. Nerstrand, Minn.: James Walker, 1993.

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