Preciosa, Op.78 (Weber, Carl Maria von)

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Performances

Recordings

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Rgagnaux (2016/5/5)

Performers Orchestre national de la RTF (Orchestre national de France)
Ernest Bour
Publisher Info. Radiodiffusion-télévision française (RTF), 1952
Gagnaux Collection
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Misc. Notes Recorded 1952 May 31, Paris.
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Overture

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Daphnis (2010/3/17)

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Dandeutsch (2016/5/22)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.
Reprinted Mineola: Mineola: Dover Publications, 1986.
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Misc. Notes 600dpi. #423984 includes measure numbers. Part of the research project Romantic Overtures, 1820-1850
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Cypressdome (2013/2/23)

Editor Heinrich Wilhelm Stolze (1801–1868)
Publisher. Info. Carl Maria von Weber's sämmtliche Compositionen. Band 3, Heft 2.
Wolfenbüttel: L. Holle, n.d.[1869]. Plate 392, 339.
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Hobbypianist (2008/11/23)

Editor Gustav Friedrich Kogel (1849-1921)
Language German
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. (ca.1890). Plate 7299.
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Massenetique (2012/5/13)

Language English
Translator John Troutbeck (1832-1899), English
Publisher. Info. London: Novello & Company, Limited, n.d.
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Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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Melodram (No.3)

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Reinhold (2011/10/13)

Editor Friedrich Wilhelm Jähns (1809-1888)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Schlesinger'sche Buch- und Musikhandlung, n.d. Plate S. 1208
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Einsam bin ich nicht alleine (Act II, No.7)

See: Lieder (No.38)

Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Piano and Organ (Méreaux)

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Massenetique (2015/6/15)

Arranger Jean-Amédée Lefroid de Méreaux (1802-1874)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Heugel, n.d.[1874]. Plate H.5557(17).
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Misc. Notes No. 6 (Lied) and No. 4 (Ballett), in that order -- published as Ballade et valse.
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For Cello and Piano (Franchomme)
See: 3 Caprices, Op.24 by Auguste Franchomme (No.2)

Overture

For String Quartet (Hackel)

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Fynnjamin (2009/8/28)

Arranger Anton Hackel (1779–1846)
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Lithographisches Institut, n.d. Plate 235.
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For Piano 4 hands (Kleinmichel)

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Morel (2011/11/7)

Arranger Richard Kleinmichel (1846-1901)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig : C.F. Peters, n.d.. Plate 8705.
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For Piano 4 hands (Ulrich)

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Hobbypianist (2008/9/7)

Arranger Hugo Ulrich (1827–1872)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. (ca.1882), plate 6532
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For Piano 4 hands

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Morel (2011/12/11)

Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, n.d. Collection Litolff No.2796.
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For Piano solo (Blasser)

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Hobbypianist (2008/9/7)

Arranger Gustav Blasser (1857–1942)
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, n.d. (ca.1905). Plate U.E. 272.623
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Einsam bin ich, nicht allein (Act II, No.7)

For Piano solo (Liszt)
See: Einsam bin ich, nicht allein, S.453, by Franz Liszt

Bohemian March

For 2 Pianos and Orchestra (Moscheles/Mendelssohn)
See: Duo Concertant en Variations Brilliantes, Op.87b, by Ignaz Moscheles

Ballet

For Piano solo (Kleinmichel)
See: Ballet-Album by Richard Kleinmichel
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General Information

Work Title Preciosa
Alternative. Title
Composer Weber, Carl Maria von
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.78 ; J.279
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Overture and 11 numbers
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1820–21
First Performance. 1821-03-14 - Berlin
First Publication. 1821 (vocal score) (Berlin: Schlesinger)
1843? (full score)
Librettist Pius Alexander Wolff (1782–1828) after a novel by the same title by Miguel de Cervantes
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, mixed chorus, orchestra


Misc. Comments

Announcement of publication of Klavierauszug in 1823 Handbuch der Deutschen literatur seit der mitte des achtzehnten jahrhunderts bis auf die neueste zeit: Literatur de jurisprudenz und politik.