from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See symphonic poem.
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- n. A piece of symphonic music which, like a poem, has a narrative or descriptive theme
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- n. an orchestral composition based on literature or folk tales
From a Log Cabin is an inspired tone poem suggesting the atmosphere of a quiet evening in the woods, with the slow setting of the sun in the Golden West; a scene by which Nature often creates the sense of the mysterious more impressively and truly than any man-made attempts can equal.