The first eight songs in this collection, on poems by Catulle Mendes, Louis Delatre, St. Georges, Gille, and Paul Ferrier. Reprint edition.
A German-language survey of the life and music of the 19th century opera composer Bizet. With notes, a bibliography, and indices. Black & white plates. A few music examples.
Claire Desert and Emmanuel Strosser play French music for piano, four hands. Contents: Dolly, Op. 56 / Faure -- Jeux d'enfants, Op. 22 / Bizet -- Petite Suite / Debussy -- Ma mere l'Oye / Ravel.
This disc features a set of 13 songs compiled and harmonized by Lorca, as well as highlights from Carmen by Bizet. With Francesca Scaini, soprano; Carlo Scalco, narrator; and the Federico Moreno Torroba Guitar Quartet.
Published in association with English National Opera. This book contains essays about the history, genesis and story of Bizet's opera. It also includes a complete libretto with English translation. With a videography, bibliography and webography. 36 illustrations.
Filmed at the 2009 and 2010 Verbier Festivals. With David Guerrier, trumpet. Gabor Takacs-Nagy conducts the Verbier Festival Orchestra.
Originally published in German in 1991, this book is considered a definitive study of the life and work of the great opera composer. This translation is based on the 2011 revised and augmented German edition. With a bibliography and indices. Plates.
…K620) (Mozart) -- Marsch (Die Zauberflote, K620) (Mozart) -- Sinfonie #3 Eroica (IV. Satz, Op55) (Beethoven) -- Leonore Overture #3, Op72b (Beethoven) -- Ein Sommernachtstraum (Scherzo, Op61) (Mendelssohn-Bartholdy) -- Guillaume Tell - Ouverture (Rossini) -- Entr'acte (Carmen, Act II) (Bizet).
…II. Intermezzo I -- III. Scherzino -- IV. Intermezzo II -- V. Finale. With a preface in German and English. This work is based on movements from Bizet's Jeux d'enfants. Karg-Elert scored the music for a large orchestra, but gave conductors the opportunity to reduce the scoring if need be. Reprinted…
Saint-Saens originally composed this work for violin & orchestra in 1863 and dedicated it to Pablo de Sarasate. This reduction by Bizet was prepared soon after the first performance in 1867. With an introduction in French, English and German.
Originally for string bass and orchestra. Score & parts available on rental. Written for and dedicated to Gary Karr.
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Selected and with an introduction by Rollin Smith. Also includes music by Beethoven, Bruckner, Liszt, Reger, and more.