L'Arlésienne (Bizet, Georges)

Ambox notice.pngFor the orchestral suites compiled by Bizet and Ernest Guiraud, see L'Arlésienne Suite No.1 and L'Arlésienne Suite No.2


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Carolus (2008/6/3)

Editor 2nd edition (later printing)
Language French
Publisher. Info. Paris: Antoine Choudens, n.d.(ca.1885). Plate A.C. 2484
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For Orchestra
See: L'Arlésienne Suite No.1 and L'Arlésienne Suite No.2

Pastorale (No.7)

For Voice and Piano (Bizet)
See: Le matin

Menuet (No.17)

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Arranger Wilhelm Fitzenhagen (1848-1890)
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzyka, n.d. Plate 4880
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Flyingbretzel (2009/9/20)

Arranger Renaud de Vilbac (1829–1884)
Editor Théodore Ritter (1840-1886)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d. (ca.1885). Plate A.C. 6617
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Mcroskell (2007/2/05)

Editor Leopold Godowsky (1870–1938)
Publisher. Info. St. Louis: Art Publication Society, 1915. Plate 1006
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Arranger Alfred Lebeau (1835-1906)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d.[1874]. Plate A.C.2683.
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Arranger Sergei Rachmaninoff (1874-1943)
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d.(ca.1960). Plate M. 29114 Г.
First published — New York: Charles Foley-Carl Fischer, 1923. Plate 22711.
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General Information

Work Title L'Arlésienne
Alternative. Title
Composer Bizet, Georges
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. GB 30 ; Op.23 ; WD 28
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 27 numbers in 3 acts
Acte I
1. Ouverture
2. Mélodrame
3. Mélodrame
4. Mélodrame
5. Chœur et Mélodrame - Grand Soleil de la Provence
6. Mélodrame et Chœur Final - Grand Soleil de la Provence
Acte II
  • Premier Tableau
7. Entr'acte et Chœur (Pastorale)
8. Mélodrame
9. Mélodrame
10. Mélodrame
11. Chœur - Mélodrame
12. Mélodrame
13. Mélodrame
14. Mélodrame
  • Deuxième Tableau
15. Entr'acte
16. Final
17. Intermezzo (Minuetto)
Acte III
  • Premiere Tableau
18. Entr'acte (Carillon)
19. Mélodrame
20. Mélodrame
21. Farandole
  • Deuxième Tableau
22. Entr'acte
23. Chœur
24. Chœur
25. Mélodrame
26. Mélodrame
27. Final
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1872
First Performance. 1872-09-30 in Paris, Théâtre du Vaudeville
First Publication. 1872 - Paris: Choudens
Librettist Alphonse Daudet (1840-1897)
Language French
Dedication Hippolyte Rodrigues
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Chorus (SSTB) and orchestra
Cast (spoken roles)
Francet Mamaï, fermier du Castelet
Fréderi, son petit-fils
Balthazar, chef des bergers
Le patron Marc, marinier du Rhône
Mitifio, un gardien de chevaux
L’équipage
Un valet
Rose Mamaï
Renaude
L’Innocent, second petit-fils de Francet
Vivette
Une servante
Mixed Chorus
(8 soprano 1, 8 soprano 2, 4 tenors, 4 basses)
Orchestra
2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), oboe (also English horn), clarinet, 2 bassoons, alto saxophone
2 horns, timpani (also tambourin provençal), piano, strings (4, 3, 1, 5, 2)
On Stage
organ or harmonium, piano to accompany the chorus
External Links Wikipedia article
Bizet catalogue
Extra Information Publication History