This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: Odette and announces that he will take Odile for his wife. Later realizing his mistake, Prince Siegfried and Princess Odette drown themselves in the lake. The oboe solo in “No.1 Scene” is one of the most well known oboe solos in opera music. The musical line is meant to go up and down like the water on the lake. The solo is meant to be played delicately with grace and beauty, like when Siegfried first laid his eyes on the beautiful Odette. The two recording of this piece I listened to was the London Symphony recording, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Emmanuel Abbühl (oboist)....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course MVW 2125 taught by Professor Ohlsson during the Spring '08 term at FSU.
- Spring '08