La reine de Saba (Gounod, Charles)

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Massenetique (2010/7/10)

Arranger Georges Bizet (1838–1875), piano reduction
Language French
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d. Plate A.C. 880.
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Misc. Notes The same plate number (A.C. 880) was used for the original version in five acts and, at least, also this subsequent four-act revision. This scan is not the original 1862 publication.
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Massenetique (2011/6/28)

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Massenetique (2011/6/28)

Arranger Georges Bizet (1838-1875), piano reduction
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d.
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Comme la naissante aurore (Act I)

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Duoboi (2013/12/31)

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Massenetique (2011/11/22)

Publisher. Info. Vingt mélodies, 3ème recueil (Édition A, pour mezzo-soprano ou baryton)
Vingt mélodies, 3ème recueil (Édition B, pour soprano ou ténor)
Paris: Choudens, n.d.[1872]. Plate A.C. 2481, 2482.
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Misc. Notes Published in this collection as La reine du matin.
This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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Inspirez-moi, race divine (Act II)

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Zoé (2009/4/4)

Editor Max Spicker (1858-1912)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1890. Plate 7602.
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Cantabile: Esclave et reine

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Massenetique (2012/11/15)

Publisher. Info. Vingt mélodies, 4ème recueil (soprano ou ténor) (pp.85-89)
Paris: Choudens, n.d.[1877].
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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Unl (2016/10/17)

Arranger Émile Périer (1821–1913)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d.[1862ca]. Plate A.C. 881.
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For Piano solo (Bizet/Büsser)

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Arranger Henri Büsser (1872-1973)
after the piano reduction by Georges Bizet (1838–1875).
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d.(ca.1895). Plate A.C. 880 & A.C. 881.
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Misc. Notes Index numbering out of step with actual numbering. Ballet music included by publisher. pp.76-80 left blank - no music missing. Originally uploaded to the U.S. server in 2012 by Timtin.
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Selections

For Piano 4 hands (Timm)

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Morel (2007/10/5)

Arranger Henry Christian Timm (1811–1892)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1884. Plate 3579.
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For Piano solo (Liszt)
See: Les Sabéennes, S.408, by Franz Liszt
For Piano solo

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Emblyadell (2014/4/15)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d. Plate A.C. 2743.
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Choul (2011/6/4)

Editor William Scharfenberg (1819-1895)
Publisher. Info. New York: Schirmer, 1884. Plate 3574.
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General Information

Work Title La reine de Saba
Alternative. Title Grand opéra en quatre actes
Composer Gounod, Charles
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 Acts (original version)
4 Acts (several subsequent revisions)
First Performance. 1862-02-28 in Paris: Opéra (Salle Le Peletier)
Pierre-Louis Dietsch (conductor)
First Publication. 1862
Librettist Jules Barbier (1825-1901)
Michel Carré (1821-1872)
after Les Nuits du Ramazan aus Voyage en Orient by Gérard de Nerval
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
External Links Wikipedia article
Synopsis (charles-gounod.com)
La reine de Saba - scores at Sheet Music Plus

Misc. Comments

Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 2e série, 51e année, Nº 20, 17 Mai 1862, p.222, reg.1102. (first, 5-act version, vocal score prepared by Bizet)

Operas by Charles Gounod