Die Kinder der Heide (Rubinstein, Anton)
A. Rubinstein, piano-reduction
Leipzig: Bartholf Senff, n.d. Plates 1493–1495, 1633, 1639, 1642, 1787, 1790.
|Work Title||Дети степей, или Украинские цыгане|
|Alternative Title||Children of the Steppes, or the Ukrainian Gypsies|
|Year/Date of Composition||1860|
|First Publication||1861 (Leipzig)|
|Librettist||Salomon Hermann Mosenthal (1821–1877) after C. Beck's verse novel "Janko, the Hungarian Herdsman"|
|Language||German; Russian singing translation by A. A. Grigor'ev|
|Instrumentation||voices, chorus, with orchestra|
|External Links||(1861 ms copy of full score. Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin.)|
This opera was premiered 23 February 1861 in Vienna at the Kärtnertor Theater. The Russian version was first performed in Moscow on 10 February 1867. Jurgenson published a piano-vocal score in 1887.