Belfagor (Respighi, Ottorino)

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Matthieu (2008/9/24)

Publisher. Info. Milan: Ricordi, 1925. Plate P.R. 863.
Reissue — 1987
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General Information

Work Title Belfagor
Alternative. Title Commedia lirica
Composer Respighi, Ottorino
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. P.137
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IOR 7
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 (Prologue, 2 acts)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1923
First Performance. 1923 April 26
First Publication. 1924
Librettist Claudio Guastalla (1880–1948) based on a comedy by Ercole Luigi Morselli
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voices, chorus, orchestra piccolo, 2 flutes , 2 oboes, English horn, E clarinet, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, double bassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, bass tuba, timpani, triangle, ratchet, drum, bass drum, cymbals, tam-tam, xylophone, handbells, bells, celesta, harp, strings
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