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  1. "Elegie" a.k.a. "Élégie", Op. 24, was written by the French composer Gabriel Fauré in 1880, and first published and performed in public in 1883. Originally for cello and piano, the piece was later orchestrated by Fauré. The work, in C minor, features a sad and sombre opening and climaxes with an intense, fast-paced central section, before the return of the elegiac opening theme.
  2. "Elegie" is a composition.
    • also known as Élégie: O Doux Printemps D'Autrefois
    • music by Jules Massenet
  3. "Elegie" is a composition.
  4. "Elegie" is a musical album of Jazz Q.
    • released in (38 years ago)
  5. "Elegie" is a composition.
  6. "Elegie" is a musical album of Jorg Widmann.
    • released in (4 years ago)
  7. "Elegie" a.k.a. "Élégie" is a composition, cataloged instance.


  1. "Elegie" a.k.a. "Elegy" is a documentary film directed by Alexander Sokurov.
  2. "Elegie" a.k.a. "Elegia" is a 1978 short film directed by Ara Wahuni.
  3. "Elegie" a.k.a. "Élégie" is a short film, directed by Céline France and written by Karine Briand.


Elegie a.k.a. Élégie is a ballet made by New York City Ballet's founding balletmaster George Balanchine to Igor Stravinsky's Élégie for solo viola. The first of three ballets made with this title was a pas de deux which had its première Monday, November 5, 1945, on a program of the National Orchestral Society entitled Adventure in Ballet, together with Circus Polka, danced by School of American Ballet students with Todd Bolender as guest artist, and Symphonie Concertante.

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Google previewThe Pianist's Dictionary (2004)

by Maurice Hinson

elegie (Fr.). A lament, mournful composition. Bartok, Busoni, Grieg, Liszt, Rachmaninoff, and Reger, among others, have composed elegies for the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1889) by Eminent Writers, English and Foreign (1889)

With Illustrations and Woodcuts by Sir George Grove

and Hblty's ' Elegie auf eine Rose,' an early specimen of programme-music. Twelve waltzes had a great success at the Prague ...

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Scrabble value of E1L1E1G2I1E1

The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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