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Songs And Dances Of Death. Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky. Bass Voice sheet music. Voice Solo sheet music.

Translation

Songs And Dances Of Death. Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky. Bass Voice sheet music. Voice Solo sheet music.

Original

Songs And Dances Of Death composed by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky. 1839-1881. Arranged by Kalevi Aho. For bass voice, orchestra. Score. Published by Fennica Gehrman. FG.042-07982-9. ISBN 979-0-042-07982-9. Songs of Dances and Death arranged for bass voice and orchestra by Kalevi Aho. This orchestral adaptation of Mussorgsky's brilliant song cycle was made in 1984 for the late Martti Talvela. The songs represent variations on the same storyline. Death arrives to take a life before its normal course has run. In all four Aho uses the instrumentation to highlight the movement towards Death's triumph and emphasise the cycle's dark psychological character.

Translation

Songs And Dances Of Death composed by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky. 1839-1881. Arranged by Kalevi Aho. For bass voice, orchestra. Score. Published by Fennica Gehrman. FG.042-07982-9. ISBN 979-0-042-07982-9. Songs of Dances and Death arranged for bass voice and orchestra by Kalevi Aho. This orchestral adaptation of Mussorgsky's brilliant song cycle was made in 1984 for the late Martti Talvela. The songs represent variations on the same storyline. Death arrives to take a life before its normal course has run. In all four Aho uses the instrumentation to highlight the movement towards Death's triumph and emphasise the cycle's dark psychological character.