Patrie, Op.19 (Bizet, Georges)
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Piano 4 hands (Composer)
Paris: Antoine Choudens, n.d.. Plate A.C. 2788.
For Piano solo (Dallier)
|Alternative Title||Patrie - Ouverture dramatique|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||WD 41 ; Op.19|
|Year/Date of Composition||1873|
|Instrumentation||2 Flutes (2 also Piccolo), 2 Oboes (2 also English Horn), 2 Clarinets in B♭/A, 2 Bassoons, 4 Horns in E♭/C/D/G, 2 Trumpets in G/C/A/D (ad lib, parts cued in Cornets), 2 Cornets in B♭, 3 Trombones, Ophicleide (ad lib, part cued in Bassoons), Timpani, Percussion (Triangle, Bass Drum, Cymbals, Tambourine), Harps, Strings|
|External Links||(by Timothy Flynn, 2011)|
According to Bennett (quoted by Flynn), "performed by Pasdeloup’s orchestra (for whom it was composed) at Bizet’s funeral in the church of La Trinité just one year after its premiere."