Sinfonietta

Albert Roussel

Sinfonietta

Op. 52

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In 1934, the year following completion of his three-act opéra-bouffe Le Testament de la tante Caroline, Roussel turned to the composition of two orchestral works, though a stretch of illness soon upset his timetable. Finally, in July, he wrote to a friend that "I have begun an Andante and Allegro for string orchestra t... read more

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