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Symphony in C, 2nd movement Adagio Bizet Help Opus Details
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Bizet wrote this whilst only 17 years old, whilst studying at the Paris Conservatoire. His teacher was Charles Gounod, and there is a fair bit of 'borrowing' evident from Gounod's Symphony in D. This work was never published in Bizet's lifetime, but after its 'discovery' around 1930, it became a standard part of the convert repertoire in the 1st half of the 20th century.
Category: Symphony Orchestra Romantic Period
Time Signature 9 /8 Key Signature   A Minor Play MP3 using player below.

1    After a brief chordal intro, this first theme sounds from the oboes, accompanied by pizzicato strings.

2    A smooth soaring theme in the high violins in the relative major key.
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