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Notes on Major Compositions
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- Ibert 'Divertisement'
This suite is derived from the incidental music Ibert wrote for a 1929
drama. The suite dates from 1930.
- Ibert 'Escales' "Ports of Call"
(A KAL') Composed in 1922, following a trip to Rome and Mediterranean
ports. It is
a musical travelog inspired by his Mediterranean cruise to three very
- Indy d' 'Symphony on a French Mountain Air', Op 25
- Ives, Charles 'Central Park in the Dark
- Ives Sym No 2
- Ives Sym No 3
- Ives Sym No 4
- Ives Sym 'Holidays'
- Ives 'Three Places In New England'
- Ives 'The Unanswered
Composed in 1906 but not Published until 1953 a year before Ives death
this piece ponders the
perennial question of existence with agitation of various orchestral
sections until, unanswered, the orchestra stops.