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Dom Sebastien, roi de Portugal: Opera in Five Acts by Eugène Scribe (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
Dom Sebastien, roi de Portugal: Opera in Five Acts by Eugène Scribe (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
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ean: 9788875927509, isbn: 8875927502,

Donizetti's moving and tragic opera Dom Sébastien, a full five-act grand opéra, was his last and perhaps most ambitious project. He had taken Paris by storm in previous years with a volley of triumphs and planned Dom Sébastien as an impressive and...


Il trovatore: Dramma in Four Acts, Libretto by Salvadore Cammarano, The Piano-Vocal Score (The Works of Giuseppe Verdi: Piano-Vocal Scores)
Il trovatore: Dramma in Four Acts, Libretto by Salvadore Cammarano, The Piano-Vocal Score (The Works of Giuseppe Verdi: Piano-Vocal Scores)
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mpn: 9788875920180, ean: 9788875920180, isbn: 8875920184,

None of Verdi's other operas, with the exception of Ernani, enjoyed such an immediate and resounding success as Il trovatore; followings its premiere on January 19th, 1853, it soon became a favorite across the continent. Verdi himself was very protec...


La traviata: Melodramma in Three Acts, Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave The Piano-Vocal Score (The Works of Giuseppe Verdi: Piano-Vocal Scores)
La traviata: Melodramma in Three Acts, Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave The Piano-Vocal Score (The Works of Giuseppe Verdi: Piano-Vocal Scores)
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ean: 9788875926748, isbn: 8875926743,

Now one of Verdi's most beloved works, La traviata was initially far from a success—Verdi declared its 1853 premiere a "fiasco," and later reworked parts of five pieces in the first two acts, retaining the original setting for the rest. The first p...


Maria Stuarda: Tragedia lirica in Two Acts, Libretto by Giuseppe Bardari (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
Maria Stuarda: Tragedia lirica in Two Acts, Libretto by Giuseppe Bardari (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
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ean: 9788875920777, isbn: 887592077X,

A versatile and prolific composer whose works dominated opera houses in the late 1830s and 1840s. Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848) had an enormous influence on subsequent opera composers, including Verdi. Yet the texts of many of his operas pose numerou...


La Favorite: Opera in Four Acts, Libretto by Alphonse Royer, Gustave Vaez, and Eugene Scribe (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
La Favorite: Opera in Four Acts, Libretto by Alphonse Royer, Gustave Vaez, and Eugene Scribe (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
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ean: 9788875925062, isbn: 8875925062,

A versatile and prolific composer whose works dominated opera houses in the late 1830s and 1840s. Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848) had an enormous influence on subsequent opera composers, including Verdi. Yet the texts of many of his operas pose numerou...


Poliuto: Tragedia lirica in Three Acts, Libretto by Salvadore Cammarano (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
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ean: 9788875926885, isbn: 8875926883,

Poliuto, throughout a convoluted history including French renditions and official censorship, has undergone numerous unauthorized alterations and additions. This critical edition finally presents the opera in the form originally conceived by the comp...


Le convenienze ed inconvenienze teatrali: Dramma giocoso in One Act, Libretto by Domenico Gilardoni (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
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ean: 9788875926984, isbn: 8875926980,

Le convenienze ed inconvenienze teatrali is surely one of history's wittiest operatic treatments of the foibles of opera itself: it depicts a rehearsal thrown into chaos by stage mother—played by a bass in woman's costume—who wishes her own daugh...


Deux Hommes et une femme (Rita): Opéra comique in One Act by Gustave Vaez (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
Deux Hommes et une femme (Rita): Opéra comique in One Act by Gustave Vaez (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
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ean: 9788875927530, isbn: 8875927537,

First performed a dozen years after the composer’s death, Deux Hommes et une femme (Rita) has become, in the last fifty years, one of the more frequently performed of all of Donizetti’s operas. Yet the version known to modern audiences reflects a...


Linda di Chamounix: Critical edition of the orchestral score (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
Linda di Chamounix: Critical edition of the orchestral score (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
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ean: 9788875927783, isbn: 8875927782,

Linda di Chamounix provides a fascinating case study of Donizetti's habit of frequent rewriting, as it underwent three significant revisions in the year following its 1842 permiere. This critical edition of Linda di Chamounix, using sources that in s...


Pia de' Tolomei: Tragedia lirica in Two Parts, libretto by Salvadore Cammarano (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
Pia de' Tolomei: Tragedia lirica in Two Parts, libretto by Salvadore Cammarano (The Critical Edition of the Operas of Gaetano Donizetti: Operas)
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mpn: NR 13999300, ean: 9788875928131, isbn: 8875928134,

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By the mid 1830s, as he began to dominate European stages, Gaetano Donizetti was pushing the boundaries of heightened romanticism in music, seeking texts that featured increasingly melodramatic and violent emotions and the savage consequences of ir...


I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Tragedia lirica in Two Acts by Felice Romani (The Critical Edition of the Works of Vincenzo Bellini; Series I: Operas)
I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Tragedia lirica in Two Acts by Felice Romani (The Critical Edition of the Works of Vincenzo Bellini; Series I: Operas)
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ean: 9788875927295, isbn: 8875927294,

I Capuleti e i Montecchi, which had its premiere in Venice in March 1830, remained one of Vincenzo Bellini’s most popular operas until the 1870s. That very popularity, however, led to the opera’s being subject to a variety of significant and arbi...


Composizioni strumentali/Instrumental Works (The Critical Edition of the Works of Vincenzo Bellini; Series I: Operas)
Composizioni strumentali/Instrumental Works (The Critical Edition of the Works of Vincenzo Bellini; Series I: Operas)
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mpn: NR 13949500, ean: 9788875928438, isbn: 8875928436,

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Although renowned mainly as an opera composer, Vincenzo Bellini also wrote a number of instrumental works, of which this volume collects for the first time all those known to have survived. Most are youthful works, but there are also compositions fro...


7: La Sonnambula (The Critical Edition of the Works of Vincenzo Bellini; Series I: Operas)
7: La Sonnambula (The Critical Edition of the Works of Vincenzo Bellini; Series I: Operas)
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mpn: NR 13861800, ean: 9788875928582, isbn: 8875928584,

This critical edition of Vicenzo Bellini’s Lasonnambula aims to present the opera as Bellini originally intended it, removing the large number of key transpositions imposed in later editions and returning the score to its original and very personal...



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