Leoš Janáček: Jenufa, her Stepdaughter

  • Opera in 3 acts from Moravian peasant life (1894-1903/1908)
  • Brno version, critical edition
  • 3 3 3 3 - 4 2 3 1 - timp, perc(2), bells, hp, str - stage music: hn(2), toy tpt, xyl, bells, str(1 1 1 1 1)
  • Duration: 120’
  • Instrumentation details:
    piccolo (+3rd fl)
    1st flute (+picc)
    2nd flute (+picc)
    1st oboe
    2nd oboe
    cor anglais
    1st clarinet in Bb (+cl(A))
    2nd clarinet in Bb (+cl(A))
    bass clarinet in Bb
    1st bassoon
    2nd bassoon
    contrabassoon
    1st horn in F
    2nd horn in F
    3rd horn in F
    4th horn in F
    1st trumpet in F (+tpt(C))
    2nd trumpet in F (+tpt(C))
    1st trombone
    2nd trombone
    3rd trombone
    tuba
    timpani
    percussion (2 players: xylophone, glockenspiel, bells, triangle, cymbal (suspended)
    also xylophone cont.aind the scene)
    harp
    violin I
    violin II
    viola
    violoncello
    contrabass
    stage music: 1st horn in F
    2nd horn in F
    toy trumpet in C
    bells
    violin I(1)
    violin II(1)
    viola(1)
    violoncello(1)
    contrabass(1)
  • Choir: SATTBB: Dorfvolk, Rekruten, Musikanten, Gesinde, Dorfmädchen
  • Roles: Grandmother Buryja, alto Kostelnicka Buryja, soprano Jenufa, soprano Laca Klemen, tenor Steva Buryja, tenor Foreman, baritone The Mayor, bass His Wife, mezzo-soprano Karolka, mezzo-soprano Herdswoman, mezzo-soprano Barena, soprano Jano, soprano Aunt, alto
  • Composer: Leoš Janáček
  • Librettist: Gabriela Preissová
  • Editor: Sir Charles MackerrasJohn Tyrrell
  • Language: Czech
  • Translator: Max BrodEdward DownesOtakar KrausVida Harford
  • Table of contents:
    Preface
    Chronology and sources
    Vorwort
    Chronologie und Quellen
    I. Akt / Act I (Szene / Scene I-VII)
    II. Akt / Act II (Szene / Scene I-VIII)
    III. Akt / Act III (Szene / Scene I-XII)
  • Dedication: im Angedenken an Olga Janácková
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Leoš Janáček: Jenufa  | UE35861

Opera in 3 acts from Moravian peasant life

  • Edition type: full score
  • Series: Neue Dirigierpartituren-Reihe
  • Languages: German | Czech | English
  • Edition info: Critical edition of the Brno version of 1908. Czech text by Gabriela Preissová, German translation by Max Brod, English translation by Otakar Kraus and Edward Downes.
  • Format: 25.0 × 34.0 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-7360-0
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-08690-8
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Contents

  • Preface
  • Chronology and sources
  • Vorwort
  • Chronologie und Quellen
  • I. Akt / Act I (Szene / Scene I-VII)
  • II. Akt / Act II (Szene / Scene I-VIII)
  • III. Akt / Act III (Szene / Scene I-XII)

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World première

Location:
National Theatre, Brno (CZ)
Date:
21.01.1904
Orchestra:
Orchestra of the National Theatre of Brno
Conductor:
Metodej Hrazdira Cyril

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