Digital Scores and Libretti

Les fêtes d'Hébée, ou, Les talents liriques: Talents liriques: Fêtes d'Hébée: Talens lyriques: ballet

Creator/Contributor:
Rameau, Jean-Philippe, 1683-1764, creator
Laval, Antoine de, 1688-1767, choreographer.
Gautier de Montdorge, Antoine, 1701-1768, librettist.
Boivin, (Elisabeth-Catherine Ballard), Mme, -1776, publisher.
Le Clerc, Jean, approximately 1697-approximately 1760, bookseller.
Hue, Louis-Hector, active 1715-1768, engraver.
Mertens, former owner.
Opéra de Paris
Packard Humanities Institute Music Collection at Harvard
John Milton and Ruth Neils Ward Collection (Harvard Theatre Collection)
Place Of Origin:
France
A Paris
Publisher:
Chez l'Auteur, rue Saint-Thomas du Louvre
La Veuve Boivin, rue S. Honoré, a la Regle d'Or
M. Le Clair, rue du Roule, a la Croix d'Or
Creation Date:
[1739?]
1739
Extent:
1 condensed score ([2], 181, [1], 97-113, [1] p. (last p. blank)) ; 25 x 33 cm.
Language:
French
Genre:
Scores
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Ballets--18th century--Scores
Operas--18th century--Scores
Places:
France--Paris
Notes:
Opéra-ballet in a prologue and three entrées; reduced score (figured bass unrealized).
Libretto by Antoine Gautier de Montdorge (with additions by Pierre-Joseph Bernard, Simon-Joseph Pellegrin, Alexandre Le Riche de La Pouplinière and possibly others). Cf. New Grove opera.
First performed 21 May 1739; choreography for the first performance probably by A.B. de Laval. Cf. Dance Heritage Coalition.
Engraved throughout: "Gravé par L. Huë": at foot of p. 181.
"Les Talens L-- deuxieme entrée nouvelle. Scène premiere": p. 97-113 (2nd count).
French words.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2014.
Attribution:
mis en musique par M. Rameau, et réprésenté pour la premiere fois, par l'Académie royale de musique, au mois de may 1739.
Repository:
Harvard Theatre Collection, Harvard University
Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990086254950203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990086254950203941/catalog