Souvenir théâtral, Op.247 (Czerny, Carl)
2 Fantasies on the motifs of I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Books 1 and 2)
Paris: Maurice Schlesinger, n.d.[1833 or 1834]. Plate M.S. 1719.
From the uploader's library. Torn and poorly repaired copy. Barely legible 'Plate M.S. 1718-19' on Title Page. The mention 'Livre' is followed by emptiness or a faded out number.
2 Fantasies on the motifs La straniera (Books 8 and 9)
Milan: Ricordi, n.d.. Plate 7026.
Original images: 150dpi, grayscale jpg files approx. 1440 by 1870 pixels. Editing: converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, re-sampled to 600dpi, and set uniform margins.
Resized, Cleaned, Cropped, Restored & Improved: Printing format A4
2 Fantasies on the motifs I puritani (Books 36 and 37)
Milan: Ricordi, n.d.. Plate 8882.
Cah(iers). 36 and 37 published sometime around 1835 by Diabelli according to HMB and apparently in the same year by Ricordi. No.2 has approximate duration 15 minutes.
|Work Title||Souvenir théâtral|
|Related Works||Based on I Capuleti e i Montecchi by Bellini|
Based on I puritani by Bellini
Based on La straniera by Bellini
Of several Bellini fantasies composed by Czerny (several of them on the opera I Puritani alone), Op.247 No.2 is the one played by Thomas Fischer on a 2008 Naxos Records CD (the Opus No. does not seem to be specified, at least not in the online description). - Schissel