2 Mélodies, Op.20 (Roussel, Albert)



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Daphnis (2008/10/13)

Editor First edition
Engraver Charles Douin
Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand, 1919. Plate D. & F. 9742-43.
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General Information

Work Title Deux mélodies
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Deux mélodies opus 20; Deux mélodies (op. 20)
Name Aliases Deux melodies opus 20; Deux mélodies, op. 20
Authorities WorldCat; VIAF: 293691646; BNF: 13918110v
Composer Roussel, Albert
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.20 ; L 22
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAR 29
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 melodies:
  1. Le bachelier de Salamanque (C major)
  2. Sarabande
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1919
First Performance. 1919-12-27 in Paris, Salle des Agriculteurs, Société nationale de musique
Lucy Vuillemin (soprano), Louis Vuillemin (piano)

1928-12-09 in Paris, Salle Pleyel (orchestration)

Claire Croiza (soprano), Orchestre symphonique de Paris, Walter Morse Rummel (conductor)
First Publication. 1919 – Paris: Durand
Librettist René Chalupt (1885-1957)
Language French
Dedication see below
  1. Jacques Durand (1865-1928)
  2. Lucy Vuillemin (fl.1911-1926) (wife of Louis Vuillemin)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, piano
Discography 1928-12-05 (No.2 only) - Claire Croiza (soprano), Composer (piano)
External Links Wikipedia article (Dutch)
Extra Information orchestrated by the composer
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (A/B), 2 bassoons, 2 horns (F), 2 trumpets (C)
triangle, cymbals, bass drum, celesta, harp, strings

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