||Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, n.d.. Plate 6787.
||Date 1846 from inside title page (may or may not count as copyright?). "Neue auflage" according to page 4 (which also has the date). First (1842) edition may have had the same plates though, would have been consistent with Schott table. (Revision for Berlin, "mit der Umarbeitung des 4. Acts" etc.)
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Piano 4 hands
||Catharina Cornaro, Königin von Cÿpern, grosse tragische oper in vier Akten von St Georges
||Lachner, Franz Paul
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1841 or earlier
||1841 December 3, Munich
||Aloys Joseph Büssel (1789–1842), after a tale by Henri Saint-Georges (1799–1875)
||Thérèse von Bayern
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||voices, chorus, orchestra
- Jakob von Lusignan, König von Zypern (tenor)
Andrea Cornaro (bass)
Catharina Cornaro (soprano)
Marco Vernero (tenor)
- Mixed Chorus (SSATTBB)
- piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, basset-horn*?, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones
timpani, percussion (bass drum, side drum, cymbals, triangle, tambourine, bells, tam-tam)
harp, guitar (or mandoline), organ, strings
*"cor-b" in the 1846-47 parts listing (D-DT Mus - n 141)
||Autograph full score, 1841 (D-Mbs Mus.ms. 4115)|
Mss full score, ca.1841 (D-Hs ND VII 216)
Mss scores and parts, 1846-47 (D-DT Mus - n 141)
Instrumentation from RISM.
According to German Wikipedia, the subject's life was the inspiration for at least 5 operas (including Lachner's and Donizetti's.)