Les aventures du roi Pausole, H.76 (Honegger, Arthur)

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Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions


For Piano solo

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Daphnis (2007/10/15)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Salabert, 1931. Plate E.A.S. 6636.
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General Information

Work Title Les Aventures du roi Pausole
Alternative. Title The Adventures of King Pausolus
Composer Honegger, Arthur
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. H 76
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAH 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1929-30
First Performance. 1930-12-12 in Paris, Th茅芒tre des Bouffes-Parisiens
Dorville (Pausole)
Ren茅 Koval (Taxis)
Jacqueline Francell (La blanche Aline)
Fred Pasquali (Giglio)
Meg Lemonnier (Mirabelle)
Louis Blanche (Le Fermier)
Germaine Duclos (Diane)
Claude de Sivry (Dame Perchuque)
R茅gine Paris (Thierrette)
Honegger (conductor)
First Publication. 1931 - Paris: Salabert
Librettist Albert Willemetz (1887-1964), after Pierre Lou每s (1870-1925)
Language French
Dedication Fernand Ochs茅 (1879-1944)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 160 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation voices, mixed chorus, orchestra
Le Roi Pausole (baritone)
Giglio, page du roi (tenor)
Taxis, grand eunuque (tenor)
Le m茅tayer (bass)
La blanche Aline, fille du roi (soprano)
Mirabelle (mezzo-soprano)
Diane 脿 la Houppe (soprano)
Dame Perchuque (mezzo-soprano)
Thierrette (soprano)
La Reine Giselle (soprano)
Mixed Chorus
Subjects, Wives of the king, farm girls, soubrettes, etc.
flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone
horn, trumpet, trombone
percussion (2 players), timpani (E), piano, celesta, strings
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