The Beauty Spot (De Koven, Reginald)
New York: Jos. W. Stern & Co., 1909. Plate 6318.
Original images: 300dpi, color jpg2000 files approx. 2100 by 3000 usable pixels.
Editing: converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, re-sampled to 600dpi, and set uniform margins.
Plate number appears only on the first page of the score.
|Work Title||The Beauty Spot|
|Alternative Title||A Musical Play|
|Composer||De Koven, Reginald|
|Year/Date of Composition||1907|
|First Performance||1909-04-10 — New York, Herald Square Theatre: Comstock & Gest, Inc. ; Frank P. Paret (musical director)|
|First Publication||1909 – New York: Jos. W. Stern & Co.|
|Librettist||Joseph Herbert (1867–1923)|
|Instrumentation||Voices: soloists (5 female, 11 male) + mixed chorus(SATB)|
Folders 93 to 96 and 100 to 105 of the De Koven manuscript collection at Brandeis University contains perhaps a complete full score. Folder 208.20 would appear to contain the complete printed instrumental parts. Date of composition taken from here. Librettist also appears as Joseph W. Herbert.