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Unformatted text preview: Hilda T. dela Cuesta Reviewer in Mapeh MUSIC~ Some of the well-known nationalist composers: George Bizet- French composer who wrote the hot blooded but tragic story opera, Carmen . Edvard Grieg- a Norwegian who rote the Peer Gynt Suite . His other works include Norwegian Dances and Wedding Day at Trodhauen. Peter Tchaikovsky- composed the 1812 Overture , celebrating Russias victory over Napoleon. Bedrich Smetana- composed Vltava and Ma Vlast (My Country). Erik Satie- wrote Gymnopedies , a set of 3 piano pieces. Gustav Mahler- a Bohemian composer who is known for his composition entitled Symphony of a Thousand . Antonin Dvorak- a Czech nationalist who wrote the famous Symphony No. 9 in E minor known as New World Symphony . Claude Debussy- the founder of impressionism in Western music. His Lapres-midi dun faune (Afternoon of a Faun) stands out among is works. Jean Sibelius- wrote Finlandia , a symbol of Finnish national aspirations....
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