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Encyclopedia > Édouard Lalo

Édouard Victoire Antoine Lalo ( January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. There are 338 days remaining (339 in leap years). Events 98 Trajan becomes Roman Emperor after the death of Nerva. 1186 - Henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, married Constance of... January 27, Events July 15 - San Paolo fuori le Mura church in Rome almost completely destroyed by fire September 10 - Peru December 2 - US President James Monroe delivers a speech to the U.S. Congress, announcing a new policy of forbidding European interference in the Americas and establishing American neutrality in future... 1823 - April 22 is the 112th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (113th in leap years). There are 253 days remaining. Events 1500 - Portuguese navigator Pedro Álvares Cabral becomes the first European to sight Brazil. 1509 - Henry VIII ascends the throne of England after the death of his... April 22, 1892 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). Events January-June January 1 - Ellis Island begins accepting immigrants to the United States. January 14 - Death of Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence, second in line heir to the throne of the United Kingdom of Great Britain... 1892) was a The French Republic or France ( French: République française or France) is a country whose metropolitan territory is located in western Europe, and which is further made up of a collection of overseas islands and territories located in other continents. France is a democracy organised as a... French A composer is a person who writes music. The term refers particularly to someone who writes music in some type of musical notation, thus allowing others to perform the music. This distinguishes the composer from a musician who improvises. However, a person may be called a composer without creating music... composer of Spanish descent.

He was born in The following article is about the city in France. See Lille (disambiguation) for other meanings. City motto: – City proper ( commune) Région Nord-Pas-de-Calais Département Nord (59) Mayor Martine Aubry ( PS) (since 2001) Area 39.51 km² 1 Population 2004 estimate 1999 census... Lille, France and studied at the conservatoire there and then at the Conservatoire de Paris, or Paris Conservatoire, has been central to the evolution of music in France and Western Europe. Former students Charles-Valentin Alkan (1813–1888) Jean-Pierre Aumont (1911–2001) Joseph Bonnet (1884–1944) Gustave Charpentier (1860–1956) Philip Corner (1933–) Juan Crisóstomo... Paris Conservatoire under François Antoine Habeneck. He worked as a A violinist is an instrumentalist who plays the violin. The terms fiddler or fiddle player are also used. In classical music the fiddle terms are usually somewhat informal or jokey: they are more standard expressions in folk music. In between there are nuances of meaning and usage which are difficult... violinist (particularly playing For this sort of classical music, see chamber music Chamber Music is also the title of a collection of poems by James Joyce, his first book, published in 1907. The title is a pun, referring to the music of urine hitting a chamber pot, as well as to the musical... chamber music) and teacher in The Eiffel Tower has become the symbol of Paris throughout the world. Paris is the capital city of France, as well as the capital of the Île-de-France région, whose territory encompasses Paris and its suburbs. The city of Paris proper is also a dé... Paris before gaining fame as a composer. He died in Paris.

Although Lalo is a lesser known 19th-century composer, his Symphonie Espagnole for violin and Orchestra at City Hall (Edmonton). An orchestra is a musical ensemble used most often in classical music. A small orchestra is called a chamber orchestra. Full size orchestras may sometimes be called symphony orchestras or philharmonic orchestras; these prefixes do not indicate any difference either to the instrumental content or... orchestra enjoys a prominent place in violinists' repertoire. He is also known for other solo works, including his Cello Concerto in D minor, and for his This article is about opera as an art form. See Opera (browser) for information on the web browser. The foyer of Charles Garniers Opéra, Paris, opened 1875 Opera is an art form consisting of a dramatic stage performance set to music. The drama is presented using the typical... opera "Le roi d' Flight of King Gradlon, by E. V. Luminais, 1884 (Musée des Beaux-Arts, Quimper) Ys (also spelled Is in Breton) is a mythical city built in the Douarnenez bay in Brittany by Gradlon, King of Cornouaille for his daughter, Dahut. According to the legend, Ys was built below sea... Ys" (premiered 1888). His work is notable for strong Look up Melody in Wiktionary, the free dictionary In music, a melody is a series of linear events or a succession, not a simultaneity as in a chord. However, this succession must contain change of some kind and be perceived as a single entity (possibly gestalt) to be called a... melodies and colourful For the use of the term orchestration in computer science, see orchestration (computers) Orchestration or arrangement is the study and practice of arranging music for an orchestra or musical ensemble. In practical terms it consists of deciding which instruments should play which notes in a piece of music. Orchestration, arrangement... orchestration.

Selected works

  • Cello Concerto in D minor
  • Piano Concerto in F minor
  • Violin Concerto in F major
  • Symphonie Espagnole (for violin and orchestra)
  • Symphony in G minor
  • Two Aubades for orchestra
  • Divertissement for orchestra
  • Norwegian Rhapsody for orchestra
  • Scherzo in D minor for orchestra
  • Two Namouna Suites
  • Le Roi d'Ys (an opera)
  • Three piano trios



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