Céphale et Procris (Jacquet de La Guerre, Elisabeth)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: Christophe Ballard, 1694
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Misc. Notes #289296 - Copy from the Library of the Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp, which contains the four pages missing from BNF copy.
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7 more: Second Dessus Récitant • Haute-Contre Récitante • Taille Récitante • Basse Récitante • Premier Dessus de Violon • Second Dessus de Violon • Basse-Continue

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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 1694.
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Misc. Notes The vocal parts contain solo and chorus parts, and contain the inner chorus parts missing from Ballard's print. These parts were once owned by Sébastien de Brossard, and may have come from Foucault.
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Prologue

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Copyist Sébastien de Brossard (1655-1730)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 1696.
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Editor Jan Chabichou (b. 1987)
Publisher. Info. La Clemenza di Tito - 2480, 2016.
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Misc. Notes Cette édition a été réalisée d'apres la partition reduite "partition souvenir" publiée en 1694 par Christophe Ballard à Paris. Les sources additionnel qui on servi à reconstruire les parties de H.C., tailles et quintes: 1) Un ensemble de partie de manuscrit. 2) Un arrangement du Prologue préparé par Brossard pour la performance à Strasbourg (vraisemblablement 1696)
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Editor Christophe Ballard
Publisher. Info. Paris: A l'Entrée de la Porte de l'Academie Royalle de Musique, 1694
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General Information

Work Title Céphale et Procris
Alternative. Title Céphale et Procris, tragédie mise en musique
Name Translations Céphale et Procris (Jacquet de la Guerre)
Name Aliases Céfalo y Procris (Guerre); Cephale et Procris; Cefalo e Procri
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 186347676; BNF: 12192446c
Composer Jacquet de La Guerre, Elisabeth
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEJ 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's prologue, 5 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1694 ?
First Performance. 1694-03-17 in Paris: Académie Royale de Musique
First Publication. 1694
Librettist Joseph-François Duché de Vancy (1668-1704)
Language French
Dedication Louis XIV
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soli, mixed chorus
Orchestra: probably 5 parts (dessus de violons, hautes-contre, tailles, quintes, basses de violon)
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Jacquet de La Guerre's original score was most likely written in five parts, after the tradition established by Lully. As only Ballard's partition reduite survives, however, only the upper two instrumental parts and the basse continue are extant.