Carmen Suite No.1 (Bizet, Georges)

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This suite was arranged by Ernest Guiraud (1837-1892) after Bizet's death
For the opera itself, see Carmen


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Editor Ernest Guiraud (1837–1892)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d. Plate A.C. 6459.
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Editor Ernest Guiraud (1837–1892)
Fritz Hoffmann (b. 1873)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(ca.1910)
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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Arranger Ernest Guiraud (1837–1892)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens Pére et Fils, n.d.(ca.1885). Plate A.C. 6434.
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General Information

Work Title Carmen Suite No.1
Alternative. Title
Composer Bizet, Georges
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
  1. Prélude
    Act I, Prélude: "Fate" motive
  2. Aragonaise
    Interlude (Entr'acte) before Act IV
  3. Intermezzo
    Interlude (Entr'acte) before Act III
  4. Séguedille
    Act I, Seguidilla (Carmen): Près des remparts de Séville
  5. Les Dragons d'Alcala
    Interlude (Entr'acte) before Act II
  6. Les Toréadors
    Theme from Prelude to Act I and Procession of the Toreadors from Act IV:
    Les voici! voici la quadrille des Toreros!
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1873-74
First Publication. 1882? - Paris: Choudens, n.d. Plate A.C. 6459
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra: 2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), 2 oboes (2nd also english horn), 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons,
4 horns, 2 cornets, 3 trombones,
timpani, triangle, cymbals, bass drum, tambourine, side drum, harp, strings
Related Works Carmen
Extra Information The two orchestral suites were arranged after Bizet's death by Ernest Guiraud, after Bizet's orchestration of the original operatic score.