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Capricorn Concerto for Flute, Oboe, Trumpet, and Strings, Op. 21 by  Samuel Barber - Paperback - 1945 - from Veery Books and Biblio.co.uk

Capricorn Concerto for Flute, Oboe, Trumpet, and Strings, Op. 21

by Barber, Samuel

Condition: Good


New York: G. Schirmer, 1945. 35 pp. Full score. Spine reinforced with library tape, wear at extremities. ''In the concerto--the string section represents the house proper, while the solo flute oboe and trumpet represents the two wings and the guest room, or, in that order, Barber, Menotti, and Horan.''--Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, 1947. Lou Harrison--''The charming combinations he achieves with the wind concertino are very telling indeed and produce a bubbling opalescence. . . . Barber has tremendous technical grasp and an essential urge to expression.''. Wraps. Good. Folio - 13'' X 10.5''.
  • Bookseller: Veery Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 001003
  • Title: Capricorn Concerto for Flute, Oboe, Trumpet, and Strings, Op. 21
  • Author: Barber, Samuel
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: G. Schirmer
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1945
  • Keywords: Barber, Concerti, Orchestral Works
  • Bookseller catalogs: Concerti; Samuel Barber;

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