Suite élisabéthaine (Ibert, Jacques)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Alphonse Leduc, 1945. Plate A. L. 20,416.
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General Information

Work Title Suite élisabéthaine
Alternative. Title
Composer Ibert, Jacques
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 movements
  1. Prélude
  2. Chasse
  3. Entrée
  4. Chanson des Fées
  5. Dancerie
  6. Cortège
  7. Scherzo
  8. Nocturne
  9. Finale
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1942
First Performance. 1942 July
First Publication. 1945
Librettist Victor Hugo (in IV. Chanson des fées)
Language French
Dedication à Lily Pastré
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voice, chorus, orchestra
Voice - soprano solo
Female Chorus - (SA)
2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), oboe, English horn, 2 clarinets,
bass clarinet, 2 bassoons,
3 horns, trumpet (D), 2 trumpets (C), tenor trombone
timpani, percussion, celesta, harp, 6 violins, 3 violas

Misc. Comments

This suite is an extraction from Ibert's Le songe d'une nuit d'été.