Clair de lune, Op.13 (Indy, Vincent d')

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Massenetique (2010/7/21)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Bruneau & Cie, 1890. Plate B. et Cie. 528.
Misc. Notes Score indicates the work is for voice and orchestra, reduced here for voice and piano. However, the song was first composed for voice and piano in 1872. Whether this is the original version or a later revision based on the orchestration is unclear.
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General Information

Work Title Clair de lune
Alternative. Title Étude dramatique pour chant et orchestre
Composer Indy, Vincent d'
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.13
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IVI 12
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1872
Librettist Victor Hugo (1802-1885) (from Les Orientales)
Language French
Dedication A Madame Marie Hellman
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation High voice, Piano

Misc. Comments

  • Orchestrated by the composer in 1881.
  • The "Étude dramatique" subtitle seems to be specific to the orchestration, and probably not on the original voice/piano version.