Psyché, LWV 45 (Lully, Jean-Baptiste)

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Copyist André Danican Philidor l'ainé (ca.1647/52–1730)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 1690.
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Air de Psyché (Prologue, Scene 5)

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Copyist Simon Renard de Saint-André (1613/4–1677)
Publisher. Info. A Vanitas still life with a viol, a clarinet, a skull, a sheet of music and a candle
Oil on canvas, n.d.(ca.1650).
Misc. Notes This air also appears in Lully's Psyché, LWV 56.
Painted together with an unknown Second couplet for keyboard.
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General Information

Work Title Psyché
Alternative. Title Tragédie-ballet en un prologue et 5 actes / Tragedie et Ballet dansé devant sa Majesté au mois de Janvier 1670
Composer Lully, Jean-Baptiste
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. LWV 45
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJL 72
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's prologue, 5 acts
First Performance. 1671-01-17 in Paris: Théâtre des Tuileries
Librettist Molière (1622-1673)
Pierre Corneille (1606-1684)
Philippe Quinault (1635-1688)
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, mixed chorus, orchestra
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