Le désert (David, Félicien)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: A. Meissonnier-Heugel, n.d.[1847]. Plate H.1067.
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36e année, Nº 38, 18 Septembre 1847, p.460, reg.216.
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Bureau Central de Musique, n.d.[1845]. Plate B.C. 694.
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Heugel, n.d.(ca.1850). Plate H. 897
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Translator John Troutbeck (1832–1899), English text
Publisher. Info. London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d.[1876].
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For Piano 4 hands

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Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, n.d.(ca.1845). Plate 8252.
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Marche de la caravane (No.2)

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Arranger Noël Peri (1865-1922)
Publisher. Info. The Organ's Friend. A New Collection of Pieces for Organ. Part 1. Vol.3. No. 15 (pp.35–38)
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Hymne à la nuit (No.4)

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Arranger Henri Vieuxtemps (1820-1881)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: J. Schuberth, n.d. Plate 1053.
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Arranger Henri Vieuxtemps (1820-1881)
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Arranger Henri Vieuxtemps (1820-1881)
Editor Charles Schuberth (1811-1863), cello part
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Schuberth & Co., n.d.(ca.1901). Plate 1053.
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General Information

Work Title Le désert
Alternative. Title Ode-symphonie en trois parties
Composer David, Félicien
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFD 2
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 parts:
  1. L'entrée au désert (Entering the Desert)
  2. La nuit (Night)
  3. Le lever de soleil (Sunrise)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1844
First Publication. 1845 (vocal score) – Escudier
1847 (full score) – Heugel
Copyright Information Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 
1e série, 34e année, Nº 39, 27 Séptembre 1845, p.512, r.131.
Librettist Auguste Colin (1804-?)
Language French
Dedication Monseigneur le Duc de Montpensier
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation vocal soli, mixed chorus, orchestra
Related Works Pieces based on 'Le désert'
External Links 1845 libretto (French)