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Casella made a brilliant orchestration of Mily Balakirev’s famous piano fantasy, Islamey ("Oriental Fantasy").
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Italian composer (1883-1947). Sent to Paris conservatory in 1896 to study piano under Diémer and composition under Fauré. In WWI he went to Rome to teach piano at the Academia di Santa Cecilia. In 1924 he founded with d’Annunzio and Malipiero an association for the propagation of modern Italian music.