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Orpheus

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Organ Solo
Composer Franz Liszt
Arranger Jean Guillou
Publisher Schott
Catalog # 49033303

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Orpheus Composed by Franz Liszt. Arranged by Jean Guillou. For Organ Solo. Published by Schott. (Catalog # 49033303, UPC: 884088070090)

Liszt's orchestral poem Orpheus was premiered in 1854, inspired by an Etruscan vase depicting Orpheus as a symbol of beauty and refinement, which the composer saw in the Louvre museum. It was first transcribed for organ in 1860 by one of Liszt's students. Jean Guillou's transcription was written in 1976.

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