Pelléas et Mélisande, Op.80 (Fauré, Gabriel)
First edition (reprint)
Paris: J. Hamelle, n.d.(ca.1901). Plates J. 4754 (1-2), 5897, 4754 (3) H.
Mineola: Dover Publications, 2000. - #23026
#81546 - This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
The 3rd and 4th horn parts supplied with this set of parts had rehearsal mark 1 in the wrong place, so a new set was prepared.
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Piano 4 Hands (Roger-Ducasse)
For Piano solo (Cortot)
For Piano solo (Fauré)
Paris: J. Hamelle, n.d. Plates J. 6973, 4318, 6974 H.
No.3 issued ca.1898, Nos.1 and 4 ca.1921
Mélisande's Song (Act III, Scene 1)
For Voice and Piano (Fauré)
|Work Title||Pelléas et Mélisande Suite, Op.80|
|Movements/Sections||17 ; 4 movements
|Year/Date of Composition||1898|
|First Performance||1898-06-21 (Incidental music) in London, Prince of Wales Theatre.
1901-02-03 (suite - Nos.1, 2, 4) in Paris: Concerts Lamoureux.
|First Publication||1900? – Paris: J. Hamelle, Plates J. 4754 (1-2), 5897, 4754 (3) H.|
|Dedication||(Suite) Mme. la Princesse Edmond de Polignac|
|Average Duration||16 minutes (suite)|
Voice and Orchestra
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
|Extra Information||The incidental music was apparently orchestrated in part by Charles Koechlin. Fauré re-orchestrated movements 1, 2, and 4 of the suite in 1900, adding the "Sicilienne"(No.3) about a decade later.|