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Le Boeuf sur le Toit for Piano Four Hands, Op. 58 Darius Milhaud

Le Boeuf sur le Toit for Piano Four Hands, Op. 58

Darius Milhaud

Published February 8th 2002
ISBN : 9780486418889
Paperback
64 pages
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 About the Book 

In 1920 a farce by Jean Cocteau, Le Boeuf sur le Toit (The Ox on the Roof), debuted in Paris. Its music, originally scored for small orchestra, consisted of popular Brazilian tunes assembled by Darius Milhaud. Later that year, Milhaud published aMoreIn 1920 a farce by Jean Cocteau, Le Boeuf sur le Toit (The Ox on the Roof), debuted in Paris. Its music, originally scored for small orchestra, consisted of popular Brazilian tunes assembled by Darius Milhaud. Later that year, Milhaud published a piano four-hand version of the score subtitled Cinema-Symphony on South American Tunes. This inexpensive edition of the score, reproduced from an authoritative and hard-to-find source, features a new introduction by Brazilian musicologist Manoel Aranha Correa do Lago.