Ariane et Barbe-bleue (Dukas, Paul)
Introduction (Act III)
Paris: A. Durand & fils, 1906. Plate D. & F. 6572.
Score bookmarked by act. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 2e série, 95e année, Nº 27, 7 Juillet 1906, p.416, r.374. notes by the way that this vocal score was received by the Library of Congress on 24 April 1906 ("Dépots à la Bibliothèque de Washington" section of the BdlF.)
|Work Title||Ariane et Barbe-bleue|
|Alternative Title||Conte en trois actes|
|Year/Date of Composition||1899–1906|
|First Performance||1907-05-10 in Paris: Opéra-Comique|
|First Publication||1906 (vs) ; 1907 (fs)|
|Librettist||Maurice Maeterlinck (1862-1949)|
|Dedication||À la mémoire de Wanda de N.|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Mimed voice, voices, chorus, Orchestra: 3 flutes (2nd and 3rd take piccolo), 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 3 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani (chromatic), percussion (large drums, cymbals, triangle, Basque drum, tambourine, glockenspiel, celesta, suspended gong (French tam-tam), bell, 3 harps, strings|
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
Includes one mimed voice in addition to singing voices.