El amor brujo (Falla, Manuel de)

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Publisher Info. Chicago: University of Chicago Orchestra, 2010.
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Misc. Notes Recorded March 6, 2010 in Mandel Hall. From archive.org
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Mercedes-Benz, 1963.
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Performer Pages Myra Hess (piano)
Publisher Info. Columbia, 1929. 50149-D.
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Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1924. Plate J.W.C. 41.
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Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1924. Plate J. & W.C. 41a.
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Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, 1961.
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Misc. Notes Paste-ups from a full score.
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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1921. Plate J. & W.C. 9713.
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Arranger Maurice Besly (1888-1945)
Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1926. Plate J.W.C. 3036a-b.
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Misc. Notes Romance del Pescador (#6 in Ballet), Pantomima (#11 in Ballet)
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Publisher. Info. Falla: Izbrannie pyesi
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Misc. Notes 1. Pantomima (#11 in Ballet)
2. Danza del Terror (#5 in Ballet)
3. Romance del Pescador (#6 in Ballet)
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Danza del Terror (No.5)

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Arranger Paul Kochanski (1887-1934)
Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1934. Plate J.W.C. 373.
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Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1922. Plate J. & W.C. 2100.
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Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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Danza Ritual del Fuego (No.8)

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Arranger Patrick Clements (b. 1943)
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Misc. Notes 2 Flutes (2nd also Piccolo), 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets, 2 Bassoons, 4 Horns and Double Bass
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Arranger Paul Kochanski (1887-1934)
Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1930. Plate J.W.C. 367.
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Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1921. Plate J.W.C. 2093.
Reprinted Madrid: Unión Musical Española, n.d.
London: Chester, n.d.(after 1980). Plate CH 2093.
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Misc. Notes #742350 - From the uploader's family archives. Is also a reprint (without the threatening copyright notice) but printed in Spain by UME. It being the composer's own arrangement is not really specified.
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Editor Władysław Kędra (1918-1968)
Publisher. Info. Krakow: Polskie Wydawnictwo Muzyczne, 1991. Plate PWM-6385.
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Pantomima (No.11)

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Arranger Paul Kochanski (1887-1934)
Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, Ltd., 1931. Plate J.W.C. 369.
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General Information

Work Title El Amor Brujo
Alternative. Title
Composer Falla, Manuel de
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMF 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 act
Gitanería (Original version, 1915)
  • Scene I
1. Introducción y escena
2. Canción del amor dolido
3. Sortilegio
4. Danza del fin del día (Danza del Fuego in the ballet)
5. Escena (El amor vulgar) (omitted in ballet)
6. Romance del pescador
7. Intermedio (Pantomima in ballet)
  • Scene II
8. Introducción (El fuego fatuo) (omitted in ballet)
9. Escena (El terror) (largely omitted in ballet)
10. Danza del fuego fatuo (Danza del Terror in ballet)
11. Interludio (Alucinaciones)
12. Canción del fuego fatuo
13. Conjuro para reconquistar el amor perdido (omitted in ballet)
14. Escena (El amor popular) (omitted in ballet)
15. Danza y canción de la bruja fingida (Danza y canción del juego de amor in ballet)
16. Final (Las campanas del amanecer)
Ballet-pantomime (Revised version, 1920)
  1. Introduccion y Escena
  2. En la Cueva (La Noche)
  3. Canción del Amor Dolido (voice and orchestra)
  4. El Aparecido
  5. Danza del Terror
  6. El Circulo Mágico (Romance del Pescador)
  7. A Media Noche, Los Sortilegios
  8. Danza Ritual del Fuego
  9. Escena
  10. Canción del Fuego Fatuo (voice and orchestra)
  11. Pantomima
  12. Danza del Juego de Amor (voice and orchestra)
  13. Final: Las Campanas del Amanecer
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1914-15, rev.1916-20
First Performance. 1915-04-15 in Madrid, Teatro Lara (original version)
Pastora Imperio (Candelas), José Moreno Ballesteros (conductor)

1925-05-22 in Paris, Théâtre du Trianon-Lyrique (revised version)

Antonia Mercé "La Argentina" (Candelas)
Vicente Escudero (Carmelo), George Wague (the Ghost)
Orchestra, Manuel de Falla (conductor)
First Publication. 1921 (piano red.)
1924 (full score)
Copyright Information Although purely instrumental selections and arrangements are permitted for this piece items
containing any text by the author(s) listed below cannot be added to the main server until
January 1, 2025. Items with text first published before 1927 or otherwise confirmed as public domain
in the United States can be uploaded to the USA server only.
Librettist Gregorio Martínez Sierra (1881-1947)
María Martínez Sierra (1874-1974)
Language Spanish
Dedication Pastora Imperio
Average DurationAvg. Duration 34 minutes (original version)
23 minutes (revised version)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation voice, chamber orchestra (original) ; voice, orchestra (revised)
InstrDetail
Original version
flute (piccolo), oboe, horn, cornet, bells, piano, strings.

Revised version

2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), oboe (also English horn), 2 clarinets, bassoon
2 horns, 2 trumpets, timpani, percussion, piano, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
Original Version
Extra Information María Martínez Sierra (1874-1974) is supposedly the co-author of her husband Gregorio's libretto, first published in 1915. This seems to be a favorite stunt of publishers lately. No credit of any kind for María appears on the printed scores, naturally.

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