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#2081068 - 05/11/13 10:04 PM Re: Piece Identification Game [Re: Polyphonist]
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Originally Posted By: Polyphonist
Nobody's guessed mine yet! grin It was this one:



Rach 1 Mov 3

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#2081085 - 05/11/13 11:08 PM Re: Piece Identification Game [Re: patH]
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BDB is correct. But it's not Arthur Sullivan.
I didn't know he was a Steinway artist.

Another hint: The composer was Italian.


And his birthday comes no more than every 4 years.
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#2081090 - 05/11/13 11:16 PM Re: Piece Identification Game [Re: Polyphonist]
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And he became very fat due to his hobby of cooking. laugh
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#2081091 - 05/11/13 11:16 PM Re: Piece Identification Game [Re: ScriabinAddict]
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Originally Posted By: ScriabinAddict
Originally Posted By: Polyphonist
Nobody's guessed mine yet! grin It was this one:



Rach 1 Mov 3

Correct...
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#2081157 - 05/12/13 02:24 AM Re: Piece Identification Game [Re: patH]
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Originally Posted By: patH
My quiz has clefs and key.


Forget about the fat, food-loving early 19th century Italian more noted for his operas - which he suddenly, inexplicably stopped composing at age 37. This has to be post-Romantic with such a complex harmonic structure! Wow! smile

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#2081204 - 05/12/13 05:30 AM Re: Piece Identification Game [Re: BruceD]
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Sounds like one of the Péchés de vieillesse.

I seem to remember a Dutch TV (or was it radio?) quiz that someone posted here a few years ago. The melody sounded like the theme from Saint-Saëns's Clarinet Sonata (I).....
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#2081213 - 05/12/13 06:26 AM Re: Piece Identification Game [Re: bennevis]
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Originally Posted By: bennevis
Sounds like one of the Péchés de vieillesse.
It is.

G.Rossini - Un petit train de plaisir

Congrats to all who guessed correctly, especially BDB.
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