From the PublisherThis composition for violoncello and piano in the style of a Sicilian dance is from Gabriel Fauré’s middle creative period and was first published simultaneously in France and England in 1898, reflecting Fauré’s increasing international popularity. The character piece with its memorable, expressive melody became increasingly popular after Fauré had included it in the Suite from his incidental music of Pelléas et Mélisande (in a version for orchestra) that was also premiered in 1898.?
Fauré's opus 78 comes from his middle creative period. The character piece has a memorable, expressive melody composed in the style of a Sicilian dance
Item DetailsCategory: Cello & Piano Music
Publisher: G. Henle Verlag
Publisher's reference: HN1019
Our Stock Code: 1176841
Media Type: Paperback