On This Day (December 14)…Pines Premieres

Ottorino Respighi's Pines of Rome premiered on this day in 1924 at the Augusteo Theater in Rome, Italy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvgyfqzLC0A The Work This piece, which as the title suggest is a vivid tone poem about four pine-ridden locations, serves as a loose sequel to Respighi's earlier tone poem Fountains of Rome. The work features four movements … Continue reading On This Day (December 14)…Pines Premieres