Die lustige Witwe (Lehár, Franz)

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Performances

Recordings

Vilias Sang (Act II)

For Orchestra (Ryden)

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Carolus (2014/5/9)

Performers West Saxon Symphony Orchestra / Alexander van Diepen
Publisher Info. Boca Raton: LudwigMasters Publications
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Parts

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joozwa (2012/4/27)

Publisher. Info. Vienna: Ludwig Doblinger, 1906. Plate D. 3366.
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Massenetique (2012/5/9)

Language German
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Doblinger, 1906. Plate D. 3366.
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Carolus (2009/11/15)

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Carolus (2013/9/10)

Arranger Henry Marcellus Higgs (1855–1929), piano reduction
Language English
Translator Adrian Ross (1859-1933), English text
Publisher. Info. London: Chappell & Co., 1907. Plate C. 6140.
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Carolus (2013/9/10)

Language French
Translator Robert de Flers (1872-1927) and
Gaston Arman de Caillavet (1869-1915), French text
Publisher. Info. Paris: Max Eschig, 1909. Plate M.E. 37.
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Misc. Notes French title: La veuve joyeuse
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Piano solo (Volk)

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Ottaviano (2011/4/24)

Arranger Gustav Volk (1867-1945)
Language Italian
Translator Ferdinando Fontana (1850-1919), Italian text
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Ludwig Doblinger, n.d.[1905].
Reprinted Milan: Ricordi, n.d. Plate 112011.
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Selections (Waltzes)

For Piano 4 hands (Blasser)

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Editor Gustav Blasser (1857-1942)
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Ludwig Doblinger, 1905. Plate D. 3429
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For Piano solo (Greenwald)

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Arranger Martin Greenwald (fl.1900–fl.1938)
Publisher. Info. New York: Century Music Publishing Co., 1908. Plate 1310.
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For Piano solo (Williams)

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Arranger Leonard Williams
Editor Henry Marcellus Higgs (1855–1929)
Publisher. Info. London: Chappell & Co., 1907. Plate 23203.
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General Information

Work Title Die lustige Witwe / The Merry Widow
Alternative. Title Operette in drei Akten
Composer Lehár, Franz
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 Acts
First Performance. 1905-12-30 in Vienna: Theater an der Wien
Franz Lehár, conductor
First Publication. 1906 - Vienna: Doblinger
Librettist Viktor Léon (1858-1940)
Leo Stein (1872-1947)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation vocal soli, chorus / orchestra
External Links Wikipedia article
Libretto (German and English)
Die lustige Witwe - scores at Sheet Music Plus