Les mariés de la tour Eiffel, HC 563 (Cowell, Henry)

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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Peter Nelson-King
Prking (2016/7/5)

Publisher. Info. New Music Quarterly, Vol. 19, No. 1
San Francisco: New Music Edition, 1945.
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General Information

Work Title Les mariés de la tour Eiffel
Alternative. Title
Composer Cowell, Henry
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HC 563
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IHC 7
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2
  1. Hilarious Curtain Opener
    Moderato — Cantabile — Piu mosso (molto vivace) — Moderato (Tempo I)
  2. Ritournelle
    Larghetto cantabile — Trio
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1939
First Publication. 1945
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation piano

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Incidental music for a production of Jean Cocteau's Les Maries de la Tour Eiffel produced at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, WA in Spring, 1939.