Digital Scores and Libretti

Une nuit de Cléopâtre

Creator/Contributor:
Massé, Victor, 1822-1884, creator
Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901, lbt
Ruth Neils and John M. Ward Collection of Opera Scores
Place Of Origin:
France
[Paris
Publisher:
s.n.
Creation Date:
1884?]
1884
Extent:
1 ms. vocal score ([111], [103], [91], [10] p.) ; 28 x 37 cm.
Language:
French
Genre:
Drama
Vocal scores with piano
Manuscripts
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Massé, Victor--Manuscripts
Cleopatra
Operas--Vocal scores with piano
Music--Manuscripts
Notes:
Opera in 3 acts; acc. arr. for piano.
Autograph draft in ink with some corrections in ink and pencil.
Libretto by Barbier, after T. Gautier. Cf. New Grove Opera.
First performed in Paris at the Opéra-Comique (Salle Favart), April 25, 1885.
Loose ms. p. in 4 wrappers with titles added by J.-M. Martin: acts 1-3, 1 wrapper of sketches including "Bacchanale" (1 p.); "1ere. strophe" (2 p.); "Ballet" (4 p.); "2 harpes sur le théâtre (no. 5 = choeur de femmes = 2o. acte = 2o. tableau)" (2 p.); [fragment of Bocchoris's role] (1 p.)
French words.
Attribution:
Victor Massé.
Repository:
Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990091242160203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990091242160203941/catalog