Don César de Bazan (Massenet, Jules)

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1872 Version

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Arranger Auguste Bazille (1828-1891), piano reduction
Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: G. Hartmann, n.d.[1872]. Plate G.H. & Cie. 845.
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Misc. Notes Plate number also used for revised version in 1888.
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1888 Version

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Arranger Auguste Bazille (1828-1891), piano reduction
Publisher. Info. Paris: G. Hartmann, n.d.[1888]. Plate G.H. 845.
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Misc. Notes Nouvelle Édition. Revised version first performed and published in 1888. The same plate number is used as the 1872 publication, however the scores are not identical.
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Berceuse: "Dors, ami" (Act II, No.6)

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Publisher. Info. 20 Mélodies (Mezzo-soprano ou Baryton), Vol. I
Paris: G. Hartmann, n.d.[1875]. Plate G.H. 756.
Reissue — Paris: Heugel & Cie., n.d.[1893-94]. Plate H. et Cie. 7990.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(after 1933)
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Misc. Notes 300 dpi
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Publisher. Info. 20 Mélodies (Soprano ou Ténor), Vol. I
Paris: G. Hartmann, n.d.(ca.ca.1882). Plate G.H. 1302.[[Category:Scores published in the Expression error: Unrecognised word "ca"th century]]
Reissue — Paris: Heugel & Cie., n.d.[1893-94]. Plate H. et Cie. 7991.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Piano solo (Neustedt)
See: Fantaisie brillante sur 'Don César de Bazan' (Neustedt, Charles)

Sevillana (Entr'acte to Act III)

For Voice and Piano (Massenet)
See: Sevillana (Massenet, Jules)
For Piano solo (Battmann)
See: Les succés modernes, Op.419 (Battmann, Jacques-Louis)
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General Information

Work Title Don César de Bazan
Alternative. Title Opéra comique en trois actes
Composer Massenet, Jules
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1872; rev. and reorch. 1888
First Performance. 1872-11-30 - Original version
Paris: Opéra-Comique (Favart), Adolphe Deloffre, conductor

1888-01-20 - Revised version

Geneva
First Publication. 1872
Librettist Adolphe d' Ennery (1811-1899)
Jean Henri Dumanoir
Jules Chantepie (1843-1885)
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Vocal soloists, chorus and orchestra
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Misc. Comments

  • The orchestration to the original 1872 version was destroyed by fire. The composer revised and reorchestrated the opera in 1888.
Operas by Jules Massenet