4 Characteristic Pieces after the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, Op.48 (Foote, Arthur)



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Publisher. Info. Boston: Arthur P. Schmidt, 1912. Plate A.P.S. 9680.
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Work Title 4 Characteristic Pieces after the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám
Alternative. Title
Composer Foote, Arthur
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.48 ; C.259
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAF 15
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 pieces:
  1. Iram Indeed is Gone
  2. They Say the Lion and the Lizard - Yet, Ah That Spring
  3. A Book of Verses
  4. Yon Rising Moon - Waste Not Your Hour
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1900 ca.
First Performance. 1907-12-20 in Chicago
Theodore Thomas Orchestra of Chicago (Chicago Symphony), Frederick Stock (conductor)
First Publication. 1912
Dedication George Henschel (1850-1934)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 16 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (A), 2 bassoons,
4 horns in F, 2 trumpets (B), 3 trombones, tuba,
timpani, bass drum, cymbals, tambourine, harp, strings

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Arranged around 1900 from four of the Op.41 piano pieces.