Manon Lescaut, SC 64 (Puccini, Giacomo)

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Recordings

Aria: "Donna non vidi mai" (Act I)

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Scores

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Milan: G. Ricordi, No.115300, 1915.
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Publisher. Info. Milan: G. Ricordi, 1915. Plate 115300.
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Prelude (Act II)

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Publisher. Info. Roma: Boccaccini & Spada, 1983. Plate B.S. 1110.
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Vocal Scores

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Daphnis (2008/10/19)

Arranger Carlo Carignani (1857–1919), piano reduction
Publisher. Info. Milan: G. Ricordi, 1893. Plate 95567.
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Editor Carlo Carignani (1857–1919), piano reduction
Publisher. Info. Milan: G. Ricordi, 1893. Plate 95567.
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Arranger Carlo Carignani (1857–1919), piano reduction
Language French
Translator Maurice Vaucaire (1863-1918), French text
Publisher. Info. Paris: G. Ricordi, 1905. Plate 110900.
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Selections

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Massenetique (2012/8/29)

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Translator Mowbray Marras (fl. 1890-1930), English text
Publisher. Info. New York: Ricordi, n.d.[1893]. Plate 114092.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Piano (Carignani)

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Arranger Carlo Carignani (1857–1919)
Publisher. Info. Milan: Ricordi, 1893. Plate 96361.
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Intermezzo

For Piano (Gribben)
See: Opera Intermezzi (No.8)

Libretti

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Publisher. Info. Milan: G. Ricordi & C., n.d.(1893).
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General Information

Work Title Manon Lescaut
Alternative. Title Dramma lirico in quattro atti
Composer Puccini, Giacomo
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGP 8
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 acts:
  • Act I
Tra voi, belle, brune e bionde (des Grieux)
Donna non vidi mai (des Grieux)
Vedete? Io son fedele (Manon)
  • Act II
Arioso: Sei splendida e lucante! (Lescaut)
In quelle trine morbide (Manon)
Madrigale (mezzo-soprano, chorus)
L’ora, o Tirsi, è vaga e bella (Manon)
Ah! Manon, mi tradisce (des Grieux)
Intermezzo
  • Act III
No! No! pazzo son! (des Grieux)
  • Act IV
Sola, perduta, abbandonata (Manon)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1893
First Performance. 1893-02-01 in Turin, Teatro Regio
First Publication. 1893
Librettist Ruggiero Leoncavallo (1857-1919)
Marco Praga (1862-1929)
Domenico Oliva (1860-1917)
Giulio Ricordi (1840-1912)
Luigi Illica (1857-1919)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1847-1906)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, mixed chorus, orchestra
Cast
Manon Lescaut (soprano)
Lescaut, her brother and guardian, a sergeant in the King's guard (baritone)
Chevalier Renato des Grieux, a student (tenor)
Geronte di Revoir, Treasurer General (bass)
Edmondo, a student (tenor)
Innkeeper (bass)
Singer (mezzo-soprano)
Dance Master (tenor)
Lamplighter (tenor)
Sergeant of the Royal Archers (bass)
Naval Captain (bass)
Hairdresser (silent/mute)
Mixed Chorus (SATB)
Singers, old beaux and abbés, girls, townsfolk, students, courtesans, archers, sailors
Orchestra
piccolo (3rd also flute), 2 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, bass tuba
timpani, triangle, drum, tam-tam, bass drum, cymbals, glockenspiel,
celesta, harp, strings
Offstage
flute, cornet, bell, drum, sleigh bells
External Links Wikipedia article
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