Oedipe, Op.23 (Enescu, George)

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Sheet Music

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Arranger Henri Lauth (1899–1969), piano reduction
Publisher. Info. Paris: Éditions Salabert, 1934. Plate E.A.S. 19028r.
Misc. Notes Lauth lived from 1899 to 1969.
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General Information

Work Title Œdipe
Alternative. Title Tragédie lyrique en 4 actes et 6 tableaux
Composer Enescu, George
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.23
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGE 14
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1931 (vocal score completed in 1922)
First Performance. 1936-03-13 in Paris
First Publication. 1934 (vocal score)
1964 (full score, parts)
Librettist Edmond Fleg (1874-1963)
Language French
Average DurationAvg. Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Soloists (soprano, mezzo, 2 altos, 2 tenors, 4 baritones, 4 basses), Chorus (SATTBB), Orchestra (piccolo, 2 flutes, 3 oboes, English horn, 3 clarinets, bass clarinet, alto saxophone, 3 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, harp, strings)
External Links Wikipedia article
Printed score, D-WRha DNT 765

Misc. Comments

The 560pp full score (holograph copy) as published by EMUCRPR Bucharest can be found here - WorldCat.