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Giacomo Puccini: The Swallow

  • 3 3 3 2 - 4 3 3 1 - timp, perc(4), hp, cel, str, stage music: picc, perc, pno
  • Duration: 110’
  • Instrumentation details:
    1st flute
    2nd flute
    3rd flute (+picc)
    1st oboe
    2nd oboe
    cor anglais
    1st clarinet in Bb
    2nd clarinet in Bb
    bass clarinet in Bb
    1st bassoon
    2nd bassoon
    1st horn in F
    2nd horn in F
    3rd horn in F
    4th horn in F
    1st trumpet in F
    2nd trumpet in F
    3rd trumpet in F
    1st trombone
    2nd trombone
    3rd trombone
    bass tuba
    1st percussion (glockenspiel)
    2nd percussion (triangle)
    3rd percussion (tambourine)
    4th percussion (bass drum, cymbal)
    violin I
    violin II
    stage music: piccolo
    percussion (glockenspiel, tubular bells)
  • Choir: SATB
  • Roles: Magda, soprano Lisette, soprano Ruggero, tenor Prunier, tenor Rambaldo, baritone Périchaud, baritone or bass Gobin, tenor Crébillon, bass or baritone Evette, soprano Bianca, soprano Suzy, mezzo-soprano a Steward, bass Rabonier, baritone a singer, soprano Grisette, soprano a girl, from the choir another girl, from the choir Adolfo, tenor from the choir
  • Composer: Giacomo Puccini
  • Librettist: Giuseppe Adami
  • Piano reduction: Carlo Carignani
  • Text author: Heinz ReichertAlfred M. Willner
  • Translator: Robert HessMillar D. Craig
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Giacomo Puccini: La Rondine  | UE9653B

Lyric Comedy in 3 Acts

  • Edition type: piano reduction
  • Languages: English | Italian
  • Format: 23.2 × 30.5 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-1158-9
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-01687-5
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