Lieutenant Kijé (suite), Op.60 (Prokofiev, Sergey)
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|For the complete film music from which this symphonic suite was extracted, see Lieutenant Kijé (film music).|
S. Prokofiev: Collected Works, vol.15Б (Собрание сочинений).
Moscow: Muzyka, 1965. Plate .
Melville, NY: Belwin Mills, n.d. (ca.1979). Catalog 5048.
The Birth of Kijé (No.1)
|Work Title||Lieutenant Kijé|
|Alternative Title||Lieutenant Kijé. Symphonic suite|
Поручник Киже. Симфоническая сюита
|Year/Date of Composition||1934|
|First Performance||1934-12-21 — Moscow (radio broadcast)|
|First Publication||1935 — Paris: Gutheil|
|Librettist||Yury Tynyanov (1894–1943)|
|Average Duration||21 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Voices: Baritone solo (ad lib.)|
Orchestra: 2 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, tenor saxophone, 2 bassoons +, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, cornet, 3 trombones, tuba + 3 percussionists (cymbals, little bells, triangle, bass drum, snare drum, tambourine) + harp, piano (or celesta), strings.
|Related Works||Arranged by the composer from his incidental music to the film of the same name (1933)|