Caramo (Lortzing, Albert)

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Language German
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Friedrich Andrä, n.d.
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General Information

Work Title Caramo
Alternative. Title Caramo oder das Fischerstechen; Komische Oper 3 Akte
Composer Lortzing, Albert
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. LoWV 41
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAL 18
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
First Performance. 1839/9/20 – Leipzig, Stadttheater
First Publication. 1847 – Leipzig: Koffka — libretto
Librettist the composer after Amable de Saint-Hilaire and Paul Duport's Cosimo
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation vocal soloists, mixed chorus, orchestra
Primary Sources Composer's autograph manuscript and manuscript copy of the full score at Berlin, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin.
Partial autograph full score at Detmold, Lippische Landesbibliothek.

Navigation etc.

Operas and Stage Works by Albert Lortzing
  • Regina (1848, performed 1899)
  • Rolands Knappen (1849)
  • Vier Wochen in Ischl (Posse in 3 Acten von Böhm)
  • Die drei Edelsteine (Märchen in 3 Acten von R. Benedix)
  • Cagliostro (Komische Oper in 2 Acten)
  • Eine Berliner Grisette (1850)
  • Die vornehmen Dilettanten (1851)
  • Ein Nachmittag in Moabit (Posse in I Act)
  • Ferdinand von Schill (Vaterländisches Drama in 5 Acten von Gottschall)