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Author Kelly, Thomas Forrest.
Title First nights : five musical premieres / Thomas Forrest Kelly.
Publication Info. New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2000.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 12  780.73 K    IN LIBRARY
Description xvi, 387 p. : ill., maps, music ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-372) and index.
Contents Orfeo / Claudio Monteverdi -- Messiah / George Frideric Handel -- Ninth Symphony / Ludwig van Beethoven -- Symphonie fantastique / Hector Berlioz -- Le sacre du printemps / Igor Stravinsky.
Subject Music -- First performances.
Monteverdi, Claudio, 1567-1643. Orfeo -- First performances.
Handel, George Frederic, 1685-1759. Messiah -- First performances.
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Symphonies, no. 9, op. 125, D minor -- First performances.
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Symphonie fantastique -- First performances.
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Vesna sv︠i︡ashchenna︠i︡a -- First performances.
ISBN 0300077742 (alk. paper)