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Sun setting over a lake (c1835-45) by J W M Turner (1775-1851)
Tate Gallery, London
Track(s) taken from CDA66694
Recording details: April 1993
Unknown, Unknown
Produced by Tryggvi Tryggvason
Engineered by Tryggvi Tryggvason
Release date: November 1993
Total duration: 3 minutes 51 seconds

San Francesco – Preludio per il Cantico del Sol, S498d
composer
1880; formerly catalogued as S499a

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San Francesco, although a straightforward enough piece, presents a conundrum as yet unsolved: it was composed for organ, with an alternative version for piano supplied alongside, to go with the organ and piano versions of Cantico del Sol. But the organ version of the latter piece has proved elusive, and yet the piano version has been known for some time. San Francesco presents some of the thematic material of the Cantico in rather a processional garb.

from notes by Leslie Howard © 1993

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