Faust (Seyfried, Ignaz)

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Fynnjamin (2011/5/7)

Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 30 August 1901.
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General Information

Work Title Faust
Alternative. Title eine dramatische Legende in 5 Acten
Composer Seyfried, Ignaz
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IIS 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5
First Publication. 1817 (overture) – Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel
Librettist Ernst August Friedrich Klingemann (1777–1831) (given just as August Klingemann, but VIAF suggests that E.A.F. Klingemann is the same)
Language German
Dedication Luigi Cherubini
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation voices, (chorus?), orchestra

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Overture published by Breitkopf & Härtel, plate 2668 in AAB, est. mid-1810s. Date of composition of overture, at latest, mid-1810s, and of opera probably not much later? Entire manuscript of opera/melodrama/whatever is also scanned and accessible at AAB, by the way (link (142 pages)). - Schissel