L'Arlesienne by Georges Bizet
Look inside with Google Book Preview
L'Arlesienne
By Georges Bizet

L'Arlesienne

Suites Nos. 1 and 2 (Full Score)

By (author) See other recent books by Georges Bizet
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $37.21
Your Price: $33.49 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.72! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.67 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days, Not for Xmas



L'Arlesienne by Georges Bizet

Book Description

The vitality, rich color, abundant and varied melody, and masterly orchestration of Bizet's Carmen also enliven his incidental music for Alphonse Daudet's play L'Arlesienne (The Woman of Arles). Despite hostile reviews at its premiere, one critic proclaimed the score a masterpiece and urged all young musicians to study it.L'Arlesienne Suites Nos. 1 and 2 consist of selections from Bizet's incidental music. For Suite No. 1, Bizet chose four sections from the original score of 27 episodes, extensively modifying and rescoring the music in the process. The pieces for Suite No. 2 were selected and reorchestrated by Bizet's close friend Ernest Guiraud following the composer's death in 1875. Reproduced herefrom the authoritative Breitkopf & Hartel editions, they will delight musicians and music lovers."

Buy L'Arlesienne book by Georges Bizet from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780486298153
ISBN-10: 0486298159
Format: Paperback
(304mm x 228mm x 9mm)
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Publish Date: 1-Jan-1998
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Georges Bizet

Carmen by Georges Bizet Carmen, Paperback (November 2012)

Carmen is one of the most enduringly popular of all operas and the most successful of Georges Bizet's works. Following its premiere at the Opera-Comique in Paris in 1875, it went on to be performed at all the major opera houses in the world.

Georges Bizet by Georges Bizet Georges Bizet, Paperback (June 2002)

This inexpensive, authoritative edition of one of the world's most popular operas presents the classic 1895 Schirmer edition in the original French, with a complete English singing version by Dr. Theodore Baker.

» View all books by Georges Bizet

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about L'Arlesienne book by Georges Bizet and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Georges Bizet

Best known as the composer ofCarmen, Georges Bizet (183875) died from a heart attack a few months after the opera's premiere. In the course of his brief life, themusical prodigy and acclaimed pianist wrote a variety of orchestral works, keyboard pieces, and songs."

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Georges Bizet close
Carmen by Georges Bizet
Carmen by Georges Bizet
Carmen by Georges Bizet
Georges Bizet by Georges Bizet
Georges Bizet by Georges Bizet
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close