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Minuetto from L'Arlesienne Suite No.1 Bizet Help Opus Details
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Bizet wrote incidental music for a play, which was about a man who loved a girl from Arles. The play failed, but the music is delightful, and Bizet created this concert suite of four tunes from the incidental music. The suite has been very successful.

A minuet is a stately dance in 3/4 time, popular between 1550 and 1800. It was widely adopted by baroque composers as a component of their suites, and by classical composers as middle movemnts in sonatas, symphonies and string quartets. It is usually in binary form, with all sections in multiples of 4 bars. Minuet becomes menuetto in Italian, and Menuet in French.

Category: Suite Orchestra Featuring French Horn Romantic Period
Time Signature 3 /4 Key Signature   Eb Major also featuring Harp, Flute Play MP3 using player below.

1    The first section of the minuet is a sprightly tune in C minor

2    the second section is a slow melody in Ab major
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