Aeneas, Op.54 (Roussel, Albert)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand, 1954. Plate D. & F. 13,741.
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Durand & Cie., 1936. Plate D. & F. 12,608.
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Work Title Aeneas
Alternative. Title Ballet en Un Acte avec Choeurs
Composer Roussel, Albert
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.54 ; L.68
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAR 2
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 act
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1935
First Performance. 1935-07-31 (music)
1938-04-04 (ballet)
First Publication. 1936 (piano red.)
1954 (full score)
Librettist Virgil, translated by Joseph Weterings (1904-1967)
Language French
Dedication A la mémoire de Henry Le Boeuf
Average DurationAvg. Duration 37 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 4-part chorus / orchestra (piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, english horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, triangle, cymbals, bass drum, tam tam, piano, strings)
External Links MPH preface (by Christoph Schlüren, 2010)
Wikipedia article (Dutch)

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Ballet in 1 act; Poem by J. Weterings (1904-67) after Virgil. Orchestral score first published Paris: Durand, 1954. Plate # D.& F.13741.

The translator died in 1967, so this may be PD-US only until 2018. In 2018 it may be PD-CA (though the (EU) instead of (CA) next to the uploaded scores suggests that actually for some reason (???) it _isn't_ PD-CA?? - clarify?... - in which case it should not be uploaded until 2038!)