Second Suite of Five Movements from RossiniScoring
TD-harp(pft)-cel(ad lib or pft)-stringsAbbreviations
This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes for the world.Repertoire Note Matinées musicales
was composed as a companion piece to the immensely popular Soirées musicales
at the request of Lincoln Kirstein and the American Ballet Company. It draws on similar source material to its predecessor, and the ‘double bill’ was choreographed by Balanchine in 1941.
More on this Composer