The Pagoda of Flowers (Woodforde-Finden, Amy)

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Schalltrichter (2013/7/18)

Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 1922.
Misc. Notes Title page in Dutch
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General Information

Work Title The Pagoda of Flowers
Alternative. Title A Burmese Story in Song ; Lyrische Opera in I Acte
Composer Woodforde-Finden, Amy
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 act
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1922 May-October
Librettist (Captain) F.J. Fraser
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voices, chorus and orchestra (2 flutes, 2 oboes (English horn), 2 clarinets (B, A), 2 bassoons, 4 horns (F), 2 trumpets (C), 3 trombones, timpani, triangle, tamtam, tambourine, celesta, harp, strings

Misc. Comments

"F.J. Fraser" referred to in other contexts elsewhere as "Captain Fraser"; wrote other texts set to music by Woodforde-Finden and others.

Chorus enters on page 4.

While operas don't typically have keys, this one does open and end in C minor.