Digital Scores and Libretti

La reine de Saba: grand opéra en 5 actes

Creator/Contributor:
Gounod, Charles, 1818-1893, creator
Barbier, Jules, 1825-1901, lbt
Carré, Michel, 1819-1872, lbt
Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875, arr
Martin, Jean-Marie, 1937-1979, former owner.
Ruth Neils and John M. Ward Collection of Opera Scores
Place Of Origin:
France
Paris
Publisher:
Choudens
Creation Date:
[1862]
1862
Edition:
[1st ed.]
Extent:
1 vocal score (117, 117bis, 118, 118bis, 119-298 p.) ; 28 cm.
Language:
French
Genre:
Drama
Vocal scores with piano
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Sheba--Drama
Operas--Vocal scores with piano
Notes:
In 4 acts; the original 2nd act "La fonte de la mer d'Airain" relegated to supplement on pages 267-298.
Libretto based on G. de Nerval, "Le voyage en Orient"; first performed in Paris at the Opéra, 28 February 1862.
Cast for 1st performance listed in preliminaries.
Pagination in table of contents is based erroneously on original 5 act version.
Pages 235-266 engraved.
French words.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2014.
Attribution:
de m.m. Jules Barbier et Michel Carré ; mis en musique ... par Ch. Gounod ; partition chant et piano arrangée par Georges Bizet.
Repository:
Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990094962440203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990094962440203941/catalog