The Firefly (Friml, Rudolf)

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Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1912. Plate 23903.
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Work Title The Firefly
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Composer Friml, Rudolf
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
  • Act I
A Trip to Bermuda – Sybil Van Dare, Suzette, Pietro and Chorus
He Says Yes, She Says No! – Geraldine Van Dare, Jack Travers and Chorus
Call Me Uncle – John Thurston, Sybil and Chorus
Love Is Like a Firefly – Nina
Something – Suzette and Jenkins
Giannina (Mia) – Nina
  • Act II
Sapphire Seas – Sybil and Ensemble
Tommy Atkins – Nina and Ensemble
Sympathy – Geraldine and John
A Woman's Smile – Jack
De Trop – Jenkins, Pietro, Suzette and Chorus
We're Going to Make a Man of You – Nina, Herr Franz, Jack, John and Jenkins
The Beautiful Ship from Toyland – Franz and Male Chorus
When a Maid Comes Knocking at Your Heart – Nina, Jack and Franz
  • Act III
An American Beauty Rose – John and Ensemble
The Latest Thing from Paris – Pietro and Suzette
Kiss Me and 'Tis Day (The Dawn of Love) – Nina
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1912
First Performance. 1912-10-14 in Syracuse, NY, Empire Theatre (later to New York City)
First Publication. 1912 – New York: Schirmer
Copyright Information Possibly public domain in EU and other 50-70 pma territories.
This item, public domain in its country of origin, is possibly likewise public domain in the EU due to the EU's implementation of Rule of the Shorter Term for non-EU works. This EU ruling might be superseded by bilateral treaties still in force between some EU countries and countries outside the EU (notably the USA).
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Librettist Otto Harbach (1873-1963)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
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Internet Broadway Database