Christmas Eve (opera) (Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay)

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 Complete score
#32505 - 21.83MB, 296 (iv, 292) pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - V/V/V - 1620x

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PMLP46700-Rimsky-XmasEveVSbel.pdf
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Russian

Publisher Info.:

Leipzig: M.P. Belaieff, 1895. Plates 1087 1091 (preliminaries),
1091 (score), 1291–1299 (additional numbers for 9 selections)

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Public Domain [tag/del]

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Includes color scan of chromolithograph title-page

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 Preliminaries and Act I, Tableau 1
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 Act 1, Tableau 2
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 Act II, Tableau 3
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 Act II, Tableau 4
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 Act III, Tableau 5
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 Act III, Tableau 6
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 Act III, Tableau 7
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 Act III, Tableau 8
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 Act IV, Tableau 9
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PMLP46700-Rimsky XmasEve vs tab1.pdf
Publisher Info.:

Leipzig: M.P. Belaieff, 1895. Plates 1087 1091 (preliminaries),
1091 (score), 1291–1299 (additional numbers for 9 selections)

Copyright:

Public Domain [tag/del]

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This copy lacks covers and title page; some pencil marks translate names of characters and captions.

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

See also: Christmas Eve (suite)
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General Information

Work Title Christmas Eve
Alternative Title Ночь перед Рождеством
Composer Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay
Movements/Sections 4 acts, 9 tableaux
Year/Date of Composition 1894–95
First Performance 1895-12-10 – St. Petersburg, Maryinsky Theatre: Mariya Piltz (Empress), Vladimir Mayboroda (Mayor), Mikhail Koryakin (Chub), Yevgeniya Mravina (Oksana), Mariya Kamenskaya (Solokha), Ivan Yershov (Vakula), Fyodor Stravinsky (Panas), Grigory Ugrinovich (Deacon), Nikolay Klimov (Patsyuk), Mitrofan Chuprynnikov (Devil), Eduard Nápravník (conductor).
First Publication 1895 – Leipzig: M.P. Belaieff. Full score. Plate 1087.
1895 – Leipzig: M.P. Belaieff. Orchestral parts. Plate 1088.
1895 – Leipzig: M.P. Belaieff. Choral parts. Plate 1089.
1895 – Leipzig: M.P. Belaieff. Solo voice parts. Plate 1090.
1895 – Leipzig: M.P. Belaieff. Vocal score. Plate 1091.
Librettist Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov (1844–1908), after Nikolay Gogol (1809–1852)
Language Primarily Russian; some Ukrainian and Russian Church Slavonic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Empress (Царица) (mezzo-soprano) ; Mayor (Голова) (baritone) ; Chub (Чуб) (bass) ; Oksana (Оксана) (soprano) ; Solokha (Солоха) (contralto) ; Vakula (Вакула) (tenor) ; Panas (Панас) (bass) ; Deacon (Дьяк) (tenor) ; Patsyuk (Пацюк) (bass) ; Devil (Чёрт) (tenor) + mixed chorus (SATB) + orchestra.
Related Works See also the Suite of four extracts from the opera (1903).
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Vocal score arranged by Rimsky-Korsakov and his wife Nadezhda Rimskaya-Korsakova.
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