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Camille Saint-Saëns

Composer (9-Oct-1835 — 16-Dec-1921)


Timothy S. Flynn. Camille Saint-SaŽns: A Guide to Research. Routledge. 2003. 215pp.

James Harding. Saint-SaŽns and his Circle. London: Chapman & Hall. 1965. 255pp.

Michael Murray. French Masters of the Organ: Saint-SaŽns, Franck, Widor, Vierne, Duprť, Langlais, Messiaen. Yale University Press. 1998. 245pp.

Camille Saint-SaŽns. Musical Memories. Boston: Small, Maynard & Co.. 1919. 282pp.

Rollin Smith. Saint-SaŽns and the Organ. Pendragon Press. 1992. 352pp.

Stephen Studd. Saint-SaŽns: A Critical Biography. London: Cygnus Arts. 1999. 342pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (p.581)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1288)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.905)

  9. The Oxford Dictionary of Music (pp.757-58)

  10. Portable Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians (pp.210-11)

  11. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (pp.862-64)

  12. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.438)

  13. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.600)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.91)

  15. Thames & Hudson Encyclopedia of 20th Century Music (p.156)

  16. Encyclopedia of Concert Music (p.389)

  17. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.390)

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