Carmen (Bizet, Georges)

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Performer Pages Orchestre national de France (chorus, orchestra)
Thomas Beecham (conductor)
Publisher Info. Parlaphone, 1960.
Performers Victoria de Los Angeles, Nicolai Gedda, Janine Micheau, Ernest Blanc (voices)
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Rgagnaux (2017/5/16)

Performer Pages Walter Goehr (conductor)
Publisher Info. Musical Masterpiece Society/Concert Hall, 195?
Performers Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
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Misc. Notes Recorded 195?, Hilversum
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Vangi (2018/7/23)

Publisher Info. Disque Decca, 1958. LX 5137
Performers Suzanne Juyol, Libero de Luca, Janine Micheau, Julien Giovannetti (voices)
Opéra Comique de Paris (chorus, orchestra), Albert Wolff (conductor)
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Misc. Notes Collection personnelle. Version masterisée. Chanté en français malgré l'édition d’origine allemande.

Contenu d'après la pochette:
Vorspiel I. Akt
Habañera (Ja, die Liebe hat bunte Flügel)
Duett I. Akt (Ich seh’ die Mutter dort)
Arie der Micaëla (Ich sprach, daßen am Wall von Sevilla
Blumenarie (Hier an dem Herzen treu geboren)
Auftritt des Escamillo (Torerolied)
Euren Toast kann ich wohl erwidern
Finale IV. Akt

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Couplets: Chanson du Toréador (Act II, No.14)

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Lekro (2016/2/2)

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Performers Johnny Campen (baritone?), unknown pianist
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Aria: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée (Act II, No.17)

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Performer Pages Jacques Pottier (tenor)
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Misc. Notes rec. 2010
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Performer Pages Jacques Pottier (tenor)
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Misc. Notes A public recording by O.R.T.F. (Office de la Radio et Télévision Française) in 1962
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Accompaniments

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Habanera (Act I)

For Voice, Mixed Chorus and 2 Pianos (Machella)

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Entr'acte (Act II)

For Organ (Gouin)

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Publisher Info. Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2013
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Sheet Music

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1875.
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Misc. Notes Bibliothèque nationale de France, Musique (F-Pn): MS-436
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Editor First edition (reprint)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens Pére et Fils, n.d.[1877]. Plate A.C. 3795.
Reprinted Budapest: Könemann, 1994. Plate K 1005.
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, No.3200, n.d.[1905]. Plate 9028.
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, No.3200, n.d.(ca.1920). Plate 9028.
Reprinted Boca Raton: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1987-2018). Catalog A4590.
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Publisher. Info. Le Concert - 2013
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d. Plate A.C. 3276.
Reprinted New York: E.F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). Catalog A4590.
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d. Plate A.C. 3276.
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d. Plate A.C. 3276.
Reprinted New York: E.F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). Catalog A4590.
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Prelude (Act I)

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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d. Plate Orch. B. 1770/71.
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Entr'acte (Act II)

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Aria: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée (Act II, No.17)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens Père et Fils, n.d.[1875]. Plate A.C. 3082.
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Misc. Notes This edition constitutes the opera as it was presented at the premiere, without Guiraud's recitatives and including the Scène et pantomime (No.2), which was dropped after the 30th performance. Missing pages 129-130.
This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 2e série, 64e année, Nº 16, 17 Avril 1875, p.218, r.1429.
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Editor Ernest Guiraud (1837-1892)
Language French / English
Translator Theodore Baker (1851-1934), English text
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1895. Plate 12117.
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Arranger Gustav Friedrich Kogel (1849-1921), piano reduction
Language German
Translator Julius Hopp (1819-1885) as D. Louis, German text
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Habanera (Act I, No.5)

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Language English / French / Italian
Translator George Cooper (1840-1927), English text
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Séguedille et duo: Près des remparts de Séville (Act I, No.10)

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Couplets: Chanson du Toréador (Act II, No.14)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Jack Mills Inc., 1925.
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Aria: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée (Act II, No.17)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Voices, Mixed Chorus and Small Orchestra (James)

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Arranger Daniel Llewelyn James (b. 1981)
Publisher. Info. Daniel Llewelyn James, 2018.
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For Piano 4-hands (Vilbac)

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Arranger Renaud de Vilbac (1829-1884)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens, n.d.[1880]. Plate A.C. 4825.
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Arranger Antony Choudens (1849-1902)
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Choudens Pére et fils, n.d.[1875]. Plate A.C. 3169.
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For Piano (Ruthardt)

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Arranger Adolf Ruthardt (1849-1934)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Edition Peters, n.d.(ca.1900). Plate 8799.
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Arranger Josef Venantius Wöss (1863–1943)
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, n.d.(ca.1902). Plate U.E. 955.
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For Orchestra (Bizet, Guiraud)
See: Carmen Suite No.1 and Carmen Suite No.2
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Arranger Clark McAlister (b.1946)
Engraver Ephraim Hammett Jones
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1. Les Dragons d'Alcala; 2. Habanera; 3. Seguidilla; 4. Les Toreadors
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For Clarinet (Romani)

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Arranger Edmund Parlow
Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: Theodore Presser, 1907. Plate 6781-20.
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Prélude to Act I

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Arranger Charles Woodhouse (1879-1939)
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, No.HSS 10, 1931. Plate 6965.
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Misc. Notes See next for balance of parts.
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Arranger Charles Woodhouse (1879-1939)
Editor Jane Clifton (b. 1957)
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, No.HSS 10, 1931. Plate 6965.
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For Flute, 2 Violins and Cello (Kowalewski)

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For 4 Clarinets (Monje)

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