The Cunning Little Vixen (Janáček, Leoš)

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Editor Břetislav Bakala (1897-1958)
Translator Max Brod (1884-1968), German text
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1924. Plate U.E. 7564.
Misc. Notes 600dpi
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Work Title The Cunning Little Vixen
Alternative. Title Příhody Lišky Bystroušky (The Adventures of Vixen Bystrouška)
Name Translations Приключения лисички-плутовки; La Petite Renarde rusée; La guineueta astuta; Das schlaue Füchslein; 영리한 새끼 암여우; 利口な女狐の物語; La zorrita astuta; Den sluga lilla räven; Příhody lišky Bystroušky
Name Aliases Приключения лисички-плутовки (опера); La petite renarde rusée; La Petite Renarde rusée (Janáček); Příhody lišky Bystoušky; La Petite Renarde Rusée; La Petite Renarde rusee; Příhody lišky bystroušky; Příhody Lišky Bystroušky; La rabosa astuta; La raboseta astuta; 利口な牝狐の物語; ビストロウシュカ; La zorra astuta
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 183885715; LCCN: n83163535; GND: 300079117; SELIBR: 169471; SUDOC: 086232320; BNF: 139139356; NLA: 35542021; BNE: XX3304475
Composer Janáček, Leoš
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILJ 4
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1922-23
First Performance. 1924
First Publication. 1924
Librettist Composer, after Rudolf Těsnohlídek (1882-1928)
Language Czech
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voices, Chorus (mixed), Children's Chorus (sopranos, altos) and Orchestra 4 flutes (2 double as piccolos), 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons (1 doubles as contrabassoon), 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 2 percussion, harp, celesta, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
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