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Camille Saint-Saëns - Romances for Horn and Piano (French Horn)

(ed. Dominik Rahmer, piano fing. Klaus Schilde)
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Camille Saint-Saëns composed his two Romances for Horn for two of the most respected French horn players of the time: Opus 67 in E major from 1866 is dedicated to Henri Chaussier; Opus 36 in F major from 1874 was written for Henri Garigue. Despite the illustrious recipients, they are not virtuosic showpieces but - as the term Romance suggests - short “Songs without words” that fully savor the typical romantic sound of the horn. Alongside the orchestral version, Saint-Saëns also prepared a piano accompaniment for chamber music performances. Due to the fact that they are not overly technically demanding the Romances are also suitable for advanced students.

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Publisher: Henle Urtext Edition (Hal Leonard)
Catalogue Number: 51481167
Northwest Product Number: 106-1819-23-001

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