Catharina Cornaro, Op.71 (Lachner, Franz Paul)

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Sheet Music

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Editor "Neue Auflage"
Language German/French
Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, 1846. Plate 6787.
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Misc. Notes Date 1846 from preface. "Neue auflage" according to page 4. First (1842) edition may have had the same plates though, would have been consistent with Schott table.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano 4 hands

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Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott Söhne, n.d.[1842]. Plate 6788.
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Act III
Act IV

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General Information

Work Title Catharina Cornaro
Alternative. Title Catharina Cornaro, Königin von Cÿpern, grosse tragische oper in vier Akten von St Georges
Composer Lachner, Franz Paul
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.71
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 acts
First Performance. 1841 December 3, Munich
First Publication. 1842?
Librettist Aloys Joseph Büssel (1789–1842), after a tale by Henri Saint-Georges (1799–1875)
Language German
Dedication Therese von Bayern
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Cast
Jakob von Lusignan, König von Zypern (tenor)
Andrea Cornaro (bass)
Onofrio (bass)
Catharina Cornaro (soprano)
Marco Vernero (tenor)
Spiridio (bass)
Angelo (bass)
Page (bass)
Offizier (bass)
Diener (bass)
Bandit (bass)
Mixed Chorus (SSATTBB)
Orchestra
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, basset-horn*?, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones
timpani, percussion (bass drum, side drum, cymbals, triangle, tambourine, bells, tam-tam)
harp, guitar (or mandoline), organ, strings
*"cor-b" in the 1846-47 parts listing (D-DT Mus - n 141)
Mss Sources Autograph full score, 1841 (D-Mbs Mus.ms. 4115)
Mss full score, ca.1841 (D-Hs ND VII 216)
Mss scores and parts, 1846-47 (D-DT Mus - n 141)

Misc. Comments

Instrumentation from RISM.