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A Comparative Analysis of Chanson de Don Quichotte

3 pages | 600 words

This essay looks at the song Chanson de Don Quichotte by French composer Paul Dukas, and how it has been adapted by different artists in different genres. The first section looks at the general features of the song, and the second section looks at two specific adaptations - Robert Schumann's Chanson de Don Quichotte and Jack Ibert's Chanson de Don Quichotte. The final section concludes with some thoughts on how the music of Chanson de Don Quichotte fits into the wider genre of Classical music.

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