Romeo and Juliet (ballet), Op.64 (Prokofiev, Sergey)
This work may not be in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1922) in the EU and those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years. However, it is public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted) and in other countries (China, Japan, S. Korea) where the copyright term is life+50 years.
S. Prokofiev: Collected Works, vol.8(А-Б) (Собрание сочинений).
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1961. Plate M. 28323 Г.
Boca Raton: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(after 1989). Catalog A 6743.
|Work Title||Romeo and Juliet (ballet)|
|Alternative Title||Romeo and Juliet. Ballet in 4 acts with prologue|
Ромео и Джульетта. Балет в 4 действиях с прологом
|Year/Date of Composition||1935–36|
|First Performance||1938-12-30 in Brno, National Theatre: Vánia Psota (choreographer)|
|First Publication||1944 - Moscow: Muzfond|
|Average Duration||130 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Orchestra: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 English horns, 2 clarinets, clarinet (E♭), bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, tenor saxophone + 6 horns, 3 trumpets, cornet, 3 trombones, tuba + timpani, snare drum, xylophone, triangle, woodblock, maracas, glockenspiel, tambourine, bell (A), cymbals, bass drum + piano, celesta, organ + 2 mandolins, viola d'amore (or viola), 2 harps, strings|
|Related Works||Extracts re-used in Romeo and Juliet (1st suite), Op.64bis, Romeo and Juliet (2nd suite), Op.64ter, Romeo and Juliet (3rd suite), Op.101, and 10 Pieces from Romeo and Juliet, Op.75|
|External Links||Wikipedia article|