Povera rondinella (Scontrino, Antonio)


Sheet Music


PDF scanned by US-Wc
Schissel (2014/2/16)

Language Italian / English
Translator Laura M. Underwood, English text
Publisher. Info. Herndon Morsell’s Favorite Songs.
Boston: Oliver Ditson & Co., 1882. Plate 48702.
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General Information

Work Title Povera rondinella
Alternative. Title Melodia . Poor Little Swallow.
Composer Scontrino, Antonio
Key E minor ?
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
First Publication. 1878 – Milan: Lucca
Librettist Leopoldo Marenco (1831–1899)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voice, piano

Misc. Comments

Achieved some brief popularity perhaps; the Library of Congress has 3 scans of this work by U.S. publishers uploaded (one by Wm. A. Pond & Co. of New York, from 1881; one from Russell of Boston, from 1882; one from Oliver Ditson of Boston, also from 1882.) - Schissel

Date of Lucca publication, given as ca.1875 in Worldcat, is given as Dep.1878 on SBN.