Happyland (De Koven, Reginald)




No files submitted.

Sheet Music

Vocal Scores

PDF scanned by US-WC
Cypressdome (2012/5/1)

PDF scanned by US-WC
Cypressdome (2012/5/1)

PDF scanned by US-R
Afp0815 (2014/7/31)

PDF scanned by US-R
Afp0815 (2014/7/31)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. New York: Jos. W. Stern & Co., 1905.
Misc. Notes Original images: 600dpi, color jpg files approx. 2600 by 4000 pixels.
Editing: converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins.
#337000/01 This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Javascript is required for this feature.
TN-RDeKoven Happyland.jpg
Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Happyland
Alternative. Title The King of Elysia
A Comic Opera in Two Acts
Composer De Koven, Reginald
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 acts
First Performance. 1905-09-02 — Boston, Boston Theatre: The De Wolf Hopper Co.
First Publication. 1905 – New York: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Librettist Frederic Ranken (1869–1905)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices: soloists (7 male, 5 female) + mixed chorus (STB)
External Links Internet Broadway Database

Misc. Comments

Folders 373 to 375 of the De Koven manuscript collection at Brandeis University contains nearly the complete orchestral parts, specifically: 2 flutes, 2 clarinets, oboe, bassoon, trombone, timpani, drums, and strings (viola part missing one section). Unknown if the orchestration excluded horns and trumpets.