Sleeping Beauty (Cowen, Frederic Hymen)

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Tenor Solo and Orchestral Interlude (No.2)

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Publisher. Info. London: Novello, n.d.(ca.1885).
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General Information

Work Title Sleeping Beauty
Alternative. Title A Cantata in a Prologue and Four Scenes
Composer Cowen, Frederic Hymen
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 10 numbers in 4 scenes
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1885 or before
First Performance. 1885-08-25 - Birmingham Festival
Mrs. Hutchinson (The Princess)
Zélia Trebelli (The Wicked Fay)
Edward Lloyd (The Prince)
Edward Lloyd (The King)
Frederic Hymen Cowen (conductor)
First Publication. 1885 – London: Novello, Ewer & Co.
Librettist Francis Hueffer (1845–1889)
Language English
Dedication My Mother (Emily Cowen née Davis)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voices, chorus and orchestra
Voices
The Princess (soprano)
The Wicked Fay (alto)
Edward Lloyd (tenor)
Edward Lloyd (baritone)
Mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra
2 flutes/piccolo, 2 oboes/English horn, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, percussion, tamtam, harp, strings


Misc. Comments

Composed for the Birmingham Festival (Aug., 1885).

Full orchestral score published by Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d. [1886]. Autograph full score currently missing, presumed lost.