This edition is an unabridged republication of the 1895 G. Schirmer edition. Theodore Baker provided the English translation of the libretto by Meilhac and Halevy. Includes an index of scenes, and cast of characters.
This is the composer's own piano reduction of his opera score, reprinted from an early edition. With a new synopsis of the libretto in Italian, English, German and French, as well as a cast of characters and index of scenes. Premiered at the Opera Comique, Paris, March 1875.
Adapted from the novel by Prosper Merimee. English version by Ruth and Thomas Martin.
This urtext edition of Bizet's opera reconstructs the work as it was first performed. With a preface in English, German and French. Plates. Bibliography. The singing text is provided in both the original French, and in English translations.
This arrangement was prepared for singer Carmen McRae, and features a spoken intro. With arranger's notes. Lyrics by J. Fred Coots.
Contents: --nine Christmas carols by Ida Becker, Carmen Maria Carneci, Andrea Csollany, Susanne Erding Swiridoff, Tsippi Fleischer, Olga Magidenko, Vivienne Olive, Emma Wooge and Mary Wurm. With a preface, biographies and notes on the music in German and English.
Music of Baude Cordier, Johannis Cesaris, Johannis Carmen, and Johannis Tapissier. With an introduction, sources, classifications, notes on transcription, critical commentary, and texts. Available only as a smaller, unbound copy. Paper and print quality excellent.
…Wort is so alt! -- Hört mich, Ihr grausamen Götter! -- Nicht lange ist's her, da lachte die Welt mir und das Meer -- Ich singe der Kraft, die die Erde erhält -- Weine nicht, weil dich die Götter gesendet. Poems by Carmen Sylva. Reprinted from an early edition published by Henry Litolff's Verlag.
…1. Bei Tag -- 2. PSALM. Die Niemandsrose -- 3. Das Wort vom Zur-Tiefe-Gehn. With a preface and performance notes in German and English. Premiered by the devotioModerna Ensemble in 2012. Scored for baritone voice with flute (bass flute), clarinet (bass clarinet), and cello. Of advanced difficulty.
With a libretto and performance notes. Dedicated to Carmen Moore. Premiered in Stockbridge, MA, August 1981. The libretto is really a set of textual instructions, telling the actors what kinds of noises to make or words to say. Custom print edition.
A very challenging work by the Romanian composer Carneci. She sets three somewhat minimalist poems by Stephanie Jans, Anka Knechtel and Sabine Kleuker. Use of special effects in the instrumental parts. With program notes in German, and performance notes. Printed from manuscript.
…exercises in lied form, designed to help teach German singing and pronunciation. The songs include texts in German and IPA. With a preface by Carmen Hillers, notes on phonetic transcriptions by Catherine Fourcassié, and pedagogical comments. All supplementary texts are presented in German, English,…
…Mes Aveux From Faust -- l'Amour Est Un Oiseau Rebelle (Habanera) From Carmen -- Must The Winter Come So Soon? From Vanessa -- Non So Più Cosa Son From le Nozze Di Figaro -- Près Des Remparts De Séville (Seguidilla) From Carmen -- Smanie Implacabili From Così Fan Tutte -- Una Voce Poco Fa From Il…
Contents: Take the A Train (Betty Roche) -- Million Dollar Secret (Helen Humes) -- Day Dream (Sarah Vaughan) -- I Cried for You (Carmen McRae) -- Maybe (Lena Horne) -- Too Late Now (Shirley Horn) -- Peel Me a Grape (Blossom Dearie) -- Blue Gardenia (Dinah Washington) -- Street of Dreams (Abbey…