Irlande, Op.2, H 38 (Berlioz, Hector)

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Editor Charles Malherbe (1853–1911)
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Publisher. Info. Hector Berlioz Werke, Serie VI, Band 15
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1900–07. Plate H.B. 44.
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Publisher. Info. Collection de 32 mélodies pour une ou plusieurs voix et choeur par Hector Berlioz.
Paris: S. Richault, n.d.[1863]. Plate R. 13682.
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Editor Charles Malherbe (1853–1911)
Felix Weingartner (1863–1942)
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Percy Pinkerton (1855–1946), English text
Publisher. Info. Hector Berlioz Werke, Serie VII, Band 16
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Editor Charles Malherbe (1853–1911)
Felix Weingartner (1863–1942)
Translator Emma Klingenfeld, German text
Percy Pinkerton (1855–1946), English text
Publisher. Info. Hector Berlioz Werke, Serie VII, Band 16
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Work Title Irlande
Alternative. Title Neuf Mélodies irlandaises
Composer Berlioz, Hector
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Œuvre 2, H 38
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 songs
  1. Le coucher du soleil: rêverie, T, pf (H 39)
  2. Hélène: ballade, T, Bar (or S, A), pf (H 40A)
  3. Chant guerrier, T, B, TBB, pf (H 41)
  4. La belle voyageuse: ballade, T, pf (H 42A)
  5. Chanson à boire, T, TBB, pf (H 43)
  6. Chant sacré, S or T, SSTTBB, pf (H 44A)
  7. L’origine de la harpe: ballade, S or T, pf (H 45)
  8. Adieu Bessy: romance anglaise et française, T, pf (H 46A)
  9. Elégie en prose, T, pf (H 47)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1829
First Publication. 1830
Librettist Thomas Moore (1779–1852), Irish Melodies
Thomas Gounet (1801–69), French translation
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Various voice(s), male or mixed-voice chorus, and piano

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Libretto at The Hector Berlioz Website

Publication History

  • Paris: January, 1830, as Œuvre 2 (vocal score)
  • Paris: 1863, H 39, 40A, 41, 42, 43, 44A, 45, 46A, 47 included in Collection de 32 Mélodies: nos. 7–15
  • Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d. (1904), as part of Hector Berlioz Werke (1900–07), Serie VII: Band XVI (Hélène, Chant guerrier, Chanson à boire, Chant sacré), XVII (the remainder), edited by Charles Malherbe and Felix Weingartner
  • Kassel: Bärenreiter, as part of New Berlioz Edition (1967–2005)
    BA 5454, Volume 14 (1996): Chant guerrier, Chanson à boire, Chant sacré, edited by Ian Rumbold
    BA 5455, Volume 15 (2005), the remaining six mélodies for solo voices, edited by Ian Rumbold
Compositions and Literary Works by Hector Berlioz
Operas

Les francs-juges, H 23 · Benvenuto Cellini, H 76 · Les Troyens, H 133 · Béatrice et Bénédict, H 138

Symphonies

Symphonie fantastique, H 48 · Harold en Italie, H 68 · Roméo et Juliette, H 79 · Grande symphonie funèbre et triomphale, H 80

Concert Overtures

Grande ouverture de Waverley, H 26 · Grande ouverture du Roi Lear, H 53 · Intrata di Rob-Roy MacGregor, H 54 · Le carnaval romain, H 95 · Le Corsaire, H 101

Liturgical works

Messe solennelle, H 20 · Grande messe des morts, H 75 · Te Deum, H 118

Other choral works

Lélio, ou le retour à la vie, H 55 · La damnation de Faust, H 111 · Tristia, H 119 · Vox populi, H 120 · L’enfance du Christ, H 130

Songs and cantatas

Herminie, H 29 · Cléopâtre, H 36 · Irlande, H 38 · Les nuits d’été, H 81 · Feuillets d’album, H 121 · Fleurs des landes, H 124

Writings

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