La forza del destino (Verdi, Giuseppe)
Milan: G. Ricordi, n.d.(ca.1904).
Detroit: Lucks Music Library, n.d.
String parts have bowings from Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Clarinet, horn and trumpet parts transposed to the "normal" pitches for modern orchestras, plus cues added to all brass parts. Source = Ricordi ed. ERRATA: end of footnote to the trombone part should read "...Trombone II should be used in preference to III."
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Piano solo (Composer)
For 2 Pianos 4 Hands (Werner)
La vergine degli angeli (Act II, Finale)
For Mixed Chorus (Alici)
|Work Title||La forza del destino|
|Alternative Title||The Force of Destiny|
|Year/Date of Composition||1862|
|First Performance||1862-11-22 in St. Petersburg: Imperial Theatre|
|Librettist||Francesco Maria Piave (1810-1876)
|Composer Time Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||voices, chorus, orchestra |
|Related Works||Pieces based on 'La forza del destino'|
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
|Extra Information||*The Cimbasso often encountered in Verdi operas is part of the trombone family but it is in the same range as the contrabass trombone or tuba.|
|Operas by Giuseppe Verdi|