La sonnambula (Bellini, Vincenzo)

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Adriano Ariani (2011/1/25)

Performers Adelina Patti (1843-1919), soprano
Publisher Info. Unidentified Publisher, n.d.(ca.1906).
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Misc. Notes From a 1906 recording
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Performer Pages Héctor Valls (Piano)
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Daphnis (2011/8/19)

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Publisher. Info. Milan: G. Ricordi, n.d.
Reprinted Milan: G. Ricordi, 2006. Plate P. R. 1394.
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Daphnis (2011/8/3)

Language Italian
Publisher. Info. Milan: G. Ricordi, n.d.[1869]. Plate 41686.
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Massenetique (2011/12/3)

Language Italian / German
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C. F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1870). Plate 5271.
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MarioDelOnaka (2009/1/2)

Language Italian / English
Translator Natalia Macfarren (1827–1916), English text
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1901. Plate 15693.
Reprinted Miami: Belwin-Warner, n.d.(after 1990). Kalmus Vocal Scores No.6809.
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Arranger Richard Metzdorff (1844-1919)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Henry Litolff, n.d.(ca.1880). Plate 3662.
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.[1870ca]. Plate 4580.
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Unl (2016/10/11)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: A. Cotelle, n.d.[1845]. Plate A.C. 1141.
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Publisher. Info. Milano: Ricordi, n.d.. Plate 41008.
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Icactus (2012/4/26)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. (1887). Plate 7137
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General Information

Work Title La sonnambula
Alternative. Title Melodramma semiseria in due atti
Composer Bellini, Vincenzo
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1831
First Performance. 1831-03-06 in Milan: Teatro Carcano
First Publication. 1831 (vocal score), ca.1890 (full score)
Librettist Felice Romani (1788–1865)
after La somnambule, ou L'arrivée d'un nouveau seigneur
by Eugène Scribe (1791–1861) and Jean Aumer (1774–1833)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Cast
Count Rodolfo (bass)
Amina (soprano)
Elvino (tenor)
Lisa (soprano)
Teresa (mezzo-soprano)
Alessio (bass)
Notary (tenor)
Mixed Chorus (SSATTBB)
Orchestra
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, strings
On-stage — military band
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Operas by Vincenzo Bellini