The Bohemian Girl (Balfe, Michael William)

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Fynnjamin (2014/5/8)

Arranger Heinrich Proch (1808-1878), composer of recitatives
Language German
Translator Josef Staudigl (1807-1861), German text
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(1846).
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Misc. Notes German title: Die Zigeunerin
RISM 270001975
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Massenetique (2010/10/21)

Arranger František Xaver Chotek (1800-1852), piano reduction
Language German
Translator Josef Staudigl (1807-1861), German text
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Pietro Mechetti, n.d.(ca.1844). Plates P.M. No.4036-4061.
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Misc. Notes arranger info, translator info
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Massenetique (2011/10/25)

Arranger Louis Soumis (d.1885), piano reduction
Language French
Translator Henri Saint-Georges (1799-1875), French text
Publisher. Info. Paris: E. Gérard et Cie., n.d.(ca.1862). Plate C.M. 9774.
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Misc. Notes D-682
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Massenetique (2011/8/25)

Editor Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900)
Josiah Pittman (1816-1886)
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., n.d.(ca.1880).
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Massenetique (2011/10/21)

Editor Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900)
Josiah Pittman (1816-1886)
Leon Keach (fl.1849-1893)
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., n.d.(ca.1880).
Reprinted Philadelphia: Oliver Ditson Company, 1910.
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Massenetique (2012/6/25)

Editor Max Spicker (1858-1912)
Language English
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1902. Plate 16118.
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Misc. Notes Includes a critical and historical essay by Richard Aldrich (1863-1937).
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Massenetique (2012/9/30)

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Massenetique (2012/9/30)

Editor Osbourne McConathy (1875-1947)
Publisher. Info. Boston: C.C. Birchard & Company, 1914.
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Misc. Notes Foliation (iv, 1-174 pages)
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Jiloxiga (2014/10/16)

Publisher. Info. New York: Atwill, 1844, 1845, 1845, 1845, 1844, 1844, 1845, 1844.
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Misc. Notes As sung by Mrs. Seguin, Mrs. Knight, Mr. Frazer And Mr. Seguin in Balfe's Grand Opera of The Bohemian Girl as Performed at the Park Theatre.
6. This Chorus follows "The Song of the Gipsy Bride".
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Jiloxiga (2014/11/5)

Arranger Francis Weiland
Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: Lee & Walker, 1845. Plates 11, 10
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Fynnjamin (2010/7/31)

Publisher. Info. Louisville: David P. Faulds, n.d. Plate 318-5.
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JP3 (2012/1/17)

Publisher. Info. Louisville: Henry Knoefel, n.d. Plate 3213.4.
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Arranger Francis Weiland
Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: Lee & Walker, 1845. Plate 9
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Jiloxiga (2014/11/12)

Arranger Francis Weiland
Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: A. Fiot, 1845; 1844.
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Jiloxiga (2014/10/31)

Arranger T. Y. Chubb (fl. 1844)
Publisher. Info. New York: Jos. F. Atwill, 1844
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Misc. Notes (i) L'Hymn de la Bohemiene; (ii) L'Aveu; (iii) L'Invitation; (iv) La Sybilles; (v) La Rose.
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Jiloxiga (2014/11/22)

Arranger Charles Grobe
Publisher. Info. The Operatic Circle, No.12
New York: William Hall and Son, 1855. Plate 3433.
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Jiloxiga (2014/10/9)

Publisher. Info. New York: Jos. F. Atwill, 1844-45.
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Misc. Notes 1. As danced in Balfe's Opera of the Bohemian Girl
2. As danced in Balfe's Opera of the Bohemian Girl
3. Selected from a Favourite Air in Balfe's Celebrated Opera of the Bohemian Girl
4. The Subject selected from Balfe's Celebrated Opera of the Bohemian Girl
5. In Balfe's Celebrated Opera of the Bohemian Girl - Second Edition
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Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: E. Ferrett & Co., 1845
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Jiloxiga (2014/9/22)

Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: Klemm & Brother, 1845. Plate 663
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Overture

For Piano 4 hands (Chotek)

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Morel (2011/9/21)

Arranger František Xaver Chotek (1800-1852)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1908. Plate 21029
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I Dreamt that I Dwelt in Marble Halls

For Violin and Piano (Hauser)
See: Bibliothèque du salon, Op.9 (No.5)
For Piano solo (Viereck)

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Jiloxiga (2014/11/18)

Arranger John Conrad Viereck
Publisher. Info. Viereck's Gems of the Bohemian Girl, No.2
Philadelphia: A. Fiot, 1844.
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The Heart Bowed Down

For Violin and Piano (Thomas)

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Schalltrichter (2012/10/31)

Editor C.W.A. Thomas
Publisher. Info. New York: S.T. Gordon, 1880. Plate 7674.
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General Information

Work Title The Bohemian Girl
Alternative. Title Grand Opera in 3 Acts; Die Zigeunerin
Composer Balfe, Michael William
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1840–43
First Performance. 1843-11-27 in London: Drury Lane Theatre
First Publication. 1844
Librettist Alfred Bunn (1796-1860)
Language English (+ translations)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices, chorus, orchestra
Cast
Arline, daughter of Count Arnheim (soprano)
Thaddeus, a Polish fugitive (tenor)
Count Arnheim (baritone)
Queen of the Gypsies (alto)
Devilshoof, chief of the gypsies (bass)
Florestein, nephew of the Count (tenor)
Buda, Arline's attendant (soprano)
Captain of the Guard (bass)
Officer (tenor)
First Gypsy
Second Gypsy
Mixed Chorus
Orchestra
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, bassethorn, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 2 cornets, 2 trombones, ophicleide
timpani, side drum, bass drum, 2 tambourines, cymbals, strings
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