The Scarlet Letter, Op.1 (Damrosch, Walter)

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Editor First edition
Language English
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1896. Plate 21181.
Misc. Notes Original images: ca.300dpi, grayscale jp2 files approx. 2210 by 3140 pixels. Editing: re-sampled to 600dpi, converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins. Odd problem with the page gutter. Either some type of weird damage or incompetent photography.
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General Information

Work Title The Scarlet Letter
Alternative. Title
Composer Damrosch, Walter
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.1
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWD 4
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
First Performance. 1895-01-04/05 — New York: Carnegie Hall (concert excerpts)
1896-02-10 — Boston (complete staged performance)
First Publication. 1896 – Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel
Librettist George Parsons Lathrop (1851-1898), after Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)
Language English
Dedication To my wife Margaret Blaine
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, tenor, baritone, 4 basses + mixed chorus