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Paradise and the Peri


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Part 2 of T. Moore's poem Lalla Rookh (1817), the Peri being a benign spirit in Persian mythology seeking re‐admission to Paradise. 3 comps. based on it, by (1) Schumann, Op.50, cantata for soloists, ch., and orch., based on free trans., f.p. Leipzig 1843. (2) Sterndale Bennett, fantasy‐ov., Op.42, comp. 1862. (3) J. F. Barnett, cantata for soloists, ch., and orch., 1870.

(1) Schumann, Op.50, cantata for soloists, ch., and orch., based on free trans., f.p. Leipzig 1843. (2) Sterndale Bennett, fantasy‐ov., Op.42, comp. 1862. (3) J. F. Barnett, cantata for soloists, ch., and orch., 1870

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