The Spectre Knight (Cellier, Alfred)
London: Metzler & Co., n.d. . n.p.
300 dpi. Original vocal score faintly printed in places.
|Work Title||The Spectre Knight|
|Movements/Sections||Overture and 16 numbers|
|Year/Date of Composition||1877-78|
|First Performance||1878-2-9 - London, Opera Comique|
|Librettist||James Albery (1838-1889)|
|Instrumentation||Soloists (SMsMsTBarB) and orchestra|
First produced as a companion piece to 'The Sorcerer' by W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan. A copy of the libretto, including dialogue, can be found here - The Spectre Knight
Full orchestral score missing, presumed lost, but manuscript orchestral parts held by the Library of Congress as part of the Tams-Witmark Collection. The vocal score published by Oliver Ditson (Boston, n.d.), contains the dialogue which is not present in the Metzler vocal score.