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Music and the French Revolution

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Rouget de Lisle's famous anthem, La marseillaise, admirably reflects the confidence and enthusiasm of the early years of the French Revolution. But the effects on music of the Revolution and the events that followed it in France were more far-reaching than that. Hymns, chansons and even articles of the Constitution set to music in the form of vaudevilles all played their p ...more
Paperback, 344 pages
Published June 30th 2008 by Cambridge University Press (first published April 24th 1992)
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