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#1 2005-10-29 04:09:15

From: Winchester Massachusetts
Registered: 2005-10-25
Posts: 674

'tome poem' for 'tone poem'

The tone poem is a 19th century musical style popularized by Liszt. Poems, however, are more often found within tomes. Examples:

McKee paints her picture in very Burton-esque hues, the film moving as if it is
a giant gothic tome poem …

It’s a cinematic tome poem that gracefully explores the tenants of Buddhism.

Those are little stories that help us out of the tome poem aspect of it.

In a way Little Odessa is just an extensive tome poem and at first I had wanted
some of that for The Yards ... … ray/1.html

While Liszt didn’t write many epic compositions for orchestra, this particular
tome poem certainly ranks as one of his most exciting pieces. … er-reviews

It remains, however, more a tome poem in Celibidache’s hands with the drama
unfolding like the pages of a novel.

The nine-minute title cut is a graceful yet sinister electro-waltz; Cry is a tome poem that swells from lonely minimalism to sorrowfull stings;



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