Désirée (Sousa, John Philip)



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Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: J.W. Pepper, 1882.
Misc. Notes Original images: 300dpi, color tif files approx. 2950 by 3730 pixels. Editing: re-sampled to 600dpi, converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins. Source of files: Library of Congress. Minimal clean up. Sections of the score suffer from damage in the page gutter.
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Work Title Désirée
Alternative. Title Comic opera in two acts
Composer Sousa, John Philip
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJS 28
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 acts
First Performance. 1884-5-1 — Washington, D.C., The National Theater
Librettist Edward M. Taber (fl.1880s)
John Maddison Morton (1811–1891) the author of the original play is also credited on the score
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: 2 sopranos, 2 altos, 3 tenors, 2 baritones + mixed chorus (STB)
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