Robert le diable (Meyerbeer, Giacomo)

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Duet (tenor and bass): "Du rendez-vous, voici l'heureux instant"

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PascalPACBO (2011/7/3)

Performers Albert Vaguet (tenor)
Paul Aumonier (bass)
Publisher Info. Paris: Pathé, n.d.(ca.1903).
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Carolus (2014/11/5)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Maurice Schlesinger, n.d. Plate 1155.
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Misc. Notes Includes supplements, printed before 1846.
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Carolus (2014/11/5)

Arranger Johann Peter Pixis (1788-1874), piano reduction
Editor First edition (French)
Language French
Publisher. Info. Paris: Maurice Schlesinger, n.d.[1831]. Plate M.S. 1157.
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Misc. Notes Likely a later printing
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Arranger Johann Peter Pixis (1788-1874), piano reduction
Editor First edition (German)
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Translator Th. Bell, German text
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Schlesinger, n.d.[1831]. Plate 1674.
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Massenetique (2012/6/2)

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Arranger Johann Peter Pixis (1788-1874), piano reduction
Language French
Publisher. Info. Paris: Brandus, n.d.(ca.1852). Plate B. et Cie. 9197.
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2 vols. (iv, 163; 164-430)
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Editor Arthur Sullivan (1842–1900) and Josiah Pittman (1816–1886)
Language Italian / English
Translator Manfredo Maggioni (fl.1835-fl.1855), Italian text
John Oxenford (1812-1877), English text
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Co., 1870.
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Arranger Gustav Friedrich Kogel (1849-1921), piano reduction
Language German / French
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C. F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1895). Plate 7960.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Piano solo

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Massenetique (2011/8/9)

Publisher. Info. Moscow: A. Gutheil, n.d. Plate A. 4195 G.
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For 2 Flutes (Walckiers)

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WilliamBunting (2011/10/26)

Arranger Eugène Walckiers (1793-1866)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Maurice Schlesinger, n.d. Plate M.S. 1218.
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Misc. Notes 8 sections. Flute 1 p 15 missing
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Overture

For Piano 4 hands

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WilliamBunting (2011/7/21)

Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Meyer, n.d. Plate 510.
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Duo bouffe: 'Ah! l'honnête homme!' (Act III)

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PascalPACBO (2011/7/2)

Publisher. Info. Paris: Maurice Schlesinger, n.d. Plate M.S. 1189.
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Cavatina: 'Robert, toi que j'aime' (Act IV)

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WilliamBunting (2012/1/14)

Arranger Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst (1812-1865)
Publisher. Info. Boston: White and Goullard, n.d.
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For Voice and Harp (Aptommas)

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Arranger Thomas Aptommas (1829-1913)
Publisher. Info. New York: J. F. Browne, 1856.
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Arranger Thomas Aptommas (1829-1913)
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General Information

Work Title Robert le diable
Alternative. Title Grand opéra en cinq actes
Composer Meyerbeer, Giacomo
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1831
First Performance. 1831-11-21 in Paris: Opéra
Adolphe Nourrit (Robert)
Laure Cinti-Damoreau (Isabelle)
Nicolas Levasseur (Bertram)
Julie Dorus-Gras (Alice)
Marcelin Lafont (Raimbaut)
Jean-Pierre Hurteau (Alberti)
Jean-Étienne-Auguste Massol (Herald)
Lavry (Lady-in-Waiting)
Marie Taglioni (Hėléna)
Orchestra, Chorus, François Habeneck (conductor)
First Publication. 1831
Librettist Eugène Scribe (1791-1861)
Casimir Delavigne (1793–1843)
Language French
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus orchestra
Cast
Robert, Duke of Normandy (tenor)
Isabelle, Princess of Sicily Palmide (soprano)
Bertram, Robert's friend (bass-baritone)
Alice, Robert's half-sister (soprano)
Raimbaut, a minstrel (tenor)
Alberti, a knight (bass)
Herald (tenor)
Lady-in-waiting to Isabelle (soprano)
Priest (bass)
Prince of Granada (silent)
Hėléna, Abbess (ballerina)
Mixed Chorus
Orchestra
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