Romeo and Juliet (1st suite), Op.64bis (Prokofiev, Sergey)
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|For the complete ballet from which this symphonic suite was extracted, see Romeo and Juliet (ballet), Op.64.|
Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d.
Boca Raton: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d. n.p.
600 dpi; score starts on page 13
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Piano solo (Prokofiev)
- See 10 Pieces from Romeo and Juliet, Op.75
|Work Title||Romeo and Juliet (1st suite)|
|Alternative Title||Romeo and Juliet. First symphonic suite from the ballet|
Ромео и Джульетта. Первая симфоническая сюита из балета
|Year/Date of Composition||1936|
|First Performance||1936-11-25 — Moscow, Bolshoy Theatre: George Sebastien (conductor)|
|First Publication||1938 — Moscow: Muzgiz|
|Average Duration||28 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Orchestra: 2 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, english horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, tenor saxophone, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon + 4 horns, 2 trumpets, cornet, 3 trombones, tuba + timpani, percussion (snare drum, triangle, tambourine, cymbals, bass drum, glockenspiel, xylophone) + piano + harp, strings.|
|Related Works||Extracted from the complete ballet, Op.64.|
Nos.1, 2, 4 and 5 were also arranged for solo piano in 10 Pieces from Romeo and Juliet, Op.75.
|External Links||105, Wikipedia article|