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Ravel, Maurice Joseph 1875-1937 France
1 Bolero, main theme, first on flutes, then clarinets.
2 Second theme, on alto saxophone.
Introduction et Allegro (Ravel)
1 Intro, 1st theme-A, flute, then later by violins
2 Intro, 1st theme-B, violins, then flute
3 Intro, 2nd theme, cello
4 Allegro, 1st theme, harp.
5 Allegro, 2nd theme, low register of flute
La Valse (Ravel)
1 Very quiet introduction by cellos and basses
2 The very luscious main waltz theme, played by the violins.
3 Third theme, a boiterous tutti.
4 Fourth theme, a sweeping violin tune.
5 Fifth theme, lyrical on violins.
6 Sixth theme, on oboes
7 Seventh theme, mellow cellos.
8 Eighth theme, soaring violins.
Pavanne for a Dead Infanta (Ravel)
1 First theme