Hamlet, Op.77 (Prokofiev, Sergey)

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Gavotte (No.8)

For Piano solo (Prokofiev)

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Wilson Music Lib. (2015/6/4)

Editor First edition (reprint)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Gutheil, 1938. Plate A. 10,488 G.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1940).
Misc. Notes 600 dpi
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Madcapellan (2011/11/17)

Editor Levon Atovmyan (1901–1973)
Publisher. Info. S. Prokofiev: Collected Works, vol.3 (Собрание сочинений).
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1956. Plate M. 25443 Г.
Reprinted Melville: Belwin-Mills, n.d.
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Mcroskell (2007/6/23)

Editor Pavel Lukyanchenko
Publisher. Info. Сочинения в фортепиано в 5-ти томах, vol.3 (pp.156-59)
Muzyka, 1984. Plate 12475
Misc. Notes Music to the Mousetrap Scene
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General Information

Work Title Hamlet. Incidental music for small orchestra
Alternative. Title "Гамлет". Музыка к спектаклю, для малого симфонического оркестра
Composer Prokofiev, Sergey
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.77
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1937–38
First Performance. 1938-05-15 in Leningrad, Radlov Theatre-Studio: Sergey Radlov (director)
First Publication. 1938
Librettist Boris Pasternak (1890–1960), after William Shakespeare (1564–1616)
Language Russian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voices, orchestra
Solo Voices
soprano, baritone
flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, 2 horns, trumpet, trombone
triangle, tambourine, snare drum, cymbals, bass drum, accordion, piano, strings
External Links Prokofiev Catalogue (orchestral)
Prokofiev Catalogue (piano arrangement of the Gavotte)
Extra Information The Gavotte (No.8) was arranged for solo piano by the composer, 1938, and published in 1939 by Gutheil as "Op.77bis". In this version it was first performed on 22 November 1939 in Moscow (radio broadcast): Heinrich Neuhaus (piano)