The Bohemian Girl (Balfe, Michael William)

Contents

Performances

Sheet Music

Full Scores

PDF scanned by D-Dl
Fynnjamin (2014/5/8)

Arranger Heinrich Proch (1808-1878), composer of recitatives
Language German
Translator Josef Staudigl (1807-1861), German text
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1846).
Copyright
Misc. Notes Sächsische Landesbibliothek, Dresden (D-Dl): Mus.5514-F-4
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Vocal Scores

Complete

PDF scanned by US-CHH
Massenetique (2010/10/21)

Arranger František Xaver Chotek (1800-1852), piano reduction
Language German
Translator Josef Staudigl (1807-1861), German text
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Pietro Mechetti, n.d.(ca.1844). Plates P.M. No.4036-4061.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by F-Pn
Vangi (2016/1/27)

PDF scanned by US-CHH
Massenetique (2011/10/25)

Arranger Louis Soumis (d.1885), piano reduction
Language French
Translator Henri Saint-Georges (1799-1875), French text
Publisher. Info. Paris: E. Gérard et Cie., n.d.(ca.1862). Plate C.M. 9774.
Copyright
Misc. Notes D-682
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-CHH
Massenetique (2011/8/25)

Editor Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900)
Josiah Pittman (1816-1886)
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., n.d.(ca.1880).
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-CHH
Massenetique (2011/10/21)

Editor Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900)
Josiah Pittman (1816-1886)
Leon Keach (fl.1849-1893)
Language English
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., n.d.(ca.1880).
Reprinted Philadelphia: Oliver Ditson Company, 1910.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-R
Massenetique (2012/6/25)

Editor Max Spicker (1858-1912)
Language English
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1902. Plate 16118.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Includes a critical and historical essay by Richard Aldrich (1863-1937).
View BYU copy (archive.org)
This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-PRV
Massenetique (2012/9/30)

PDF scanned by US-PRV
Massenetique (2012/9/30)

Editor Osbourne McConathy (1875-1947)
Publisher. Info. Boston: C.C. Birchard & Company, 1914.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Foliation (iv, 1-174 pages)
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Selections

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/10/18)

7 more: Silence, The Lady Moon • What is the Spell hath yet effaced • Happy and Light of Heart • Come with the Gipsy Bride (Arline) • Come with the Gipsy Bride (chorus) • From the Valleys and Hills • Through the World Wilt Thou Fly, Love!

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/10/11)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/9/26)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/10/5)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/10/13)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/9/30)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/9/28)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/10/16)

Publisher. Info. New York: Atwill, 1844-45.
Copyright
Misc. Notes As sung by Mrs. Seguin, Mrs. Knight, Mr. Frazer And Mr. Seguin at the Park Theatre.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/11/11)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/11/5)

Arranger Francis Weiland
Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: Lee & Walker, 1845. Plates 11, 10
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-BLl
Fynnjamin (2010/7/31)

Publisher. Info. Louisville: David P. Faulds, n.d. Plate 318-5.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-LOu
JP3 (2012/1/17)

Publisher. Info. Louisville: Henry Knoefel, n.d. Plate 3213.4.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Arrangements and Transcriptions

Selections

For Voice and Guitar (Weiland)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/11/7)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/11/14)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/11/12)

Arranger Francis Weiland (fl.1839-1860)
Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: Lee & Walker 1845. Plate 9.
Philadelphia: A. Fiot, 1844-45.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Harp (Bochsa)

PDF scanned by US-PRV
Zeyarshwe (2017/3/23)

Arranger Nicholas Charles Bochsa (1789-1856)
Publisher. Info. London: Chappell, n.d. Plate 6847.
Copyright
Misc. Notes From the International Harp Archives at Brigham Young University
(as digitally mirrored at archive.org).
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/9/18)

4 more: Bohemian Gallop (abridged) • Arline Gallop • Gipsy's Dream Waltz • Gipsy March

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/9/20)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/9/15)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/10/3)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/10/9)

Publisher. Info. New York: Jos. F. Atwill, 1844-45.
Copyright
Misc. Notes 1. As danced in Balfe's Opera of the Bohemian Girl
2. As danced in Balfe's Opera of the Bohemian Girl
3. Selected from a Favourite Air in Balfe's Celebrated Opera of the Bohemian Girl
4. The Subject selected from Balfe's Celebrated Opera of the Bohemian Girl
5. In Balfe's Celebrated Opera of the Bohemian Girl - Second Edition
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-BLl
Fynnjamin (2010/7/31)

Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: E. Ferrett & Co., 1845
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/9/22)

Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: Klemm & Brother, 1845. Plate 663
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Overture

For Orchestra

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

12 more: Oboes • Clarinet 1 • Clarinet 2 • Bassoons • Cornet 1 • Cornet 2 • Timpani • Drum • Violin 1 • Violin 2 • Viola • Cello & Bass

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

PDF scanned by A J Kightley
Tkightley (2018/9/3)

Arranger not specified
Editor not specified
Publisher. Info. London: Hawkes and Son, ca. 1920. Plate 21409.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Overture
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Piano 4 hands (Chotek)

PDF scanned by US-R
Morel (2011/9/21)

Arranger František Xaver Chotek (1800-1852)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1908. Plate 21029.
Copyright
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

I Dreamt that I Dwelt in Marble Halls

For Violin and Piano (Hauser)
See: Bibliothèque du salon, Op.9 (No.5)
For Piano (Viereck)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Jiloxiga (2014/11/18)

Arranger John Conrad Viereck
Publisher. Info. Viereck's Gems of the Bohemian Girl, No.2
Philadelphia: A. Fiot, 1844.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

The Heart Bowed Down

For Violin and Piano (Thomas)

PDF scanned by US-Wc
Schalltrichter (2012/10/31)

Editor C.W.A. Thomas
Publisher. Info. New York: S.T. Gordon, 1880. Plate 7674.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title The Bohemian Girl
Alternative. Title Grand Opera in 3 Acts; Die Zigeunerin
Composer Balfe, Michael William
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMB 2
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1840–43
First Performance. 1843-11-27 in London: Drury Lane Theatre
First Publication. 1844
Librettist Alfred Bunn (1796-1860)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Cast
Arline, daughter of Count Arnheim (soprano)
Thaddeus, a Polish fugitive (tenor)
Count Arnheim (baritone)
Queen of the Gypsies (alto)
Devilshoof, chief of the gypsies (bass)
Florestein, nephew of the Count (tenor)
Buda, Arline's attendant (soprano)
Captain of the Guard (bass)
Officer (tenor)
First Gypsy
Second Gypsy
Mixed Chorus
Orchestra
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, bassethorn, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 2 cornets, 2 trombones, ophicleide
timpani, side drum, bass drum, 2 tambourines, cymbals, strings
Related Works Pieces based on 'The Bohemian Girl'
External Links Wikipedia article