Boosey & Hawkes Composer News

Search Catalogue

FEATURED COMPOSERS
Tchaikovsky, Peter: Iolanta (Original edition) (Iolanthe / Jolanta) op. 69 (1891) 97'
Lyric opera in one act

Music Text

Libretto by Modest Tchaikovsky after the play 'King René's Daughter' by Henrik Hertz; German version by Hans Schmidt (R,G)

Scoring

2S,M,A,2T,2Bar,2B; chorus; 2.2(II=corA).2.0-4.2.3.1-timp-2harp-strings
Cyrillic vocal material with German phonetic notation available upon request

Abbreviations (PDF)

Territory

This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes for the world.

btn_opera
For full details on this stagework, including synopsis and roles, please visit our Opera section.


World Premiere

18/12/1892
Mariinski-Theater, St Petersburg
unknown

Recommended Recording

Galina Gorchakova, Gegam Grigorian, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Sergei Alexashkin, Nikolai Putilin, Larissa Dyadkova, Nikolai Gassiev, Tatiana Kravtsova, Olga Korzhenskaya, Gennadi Bezzubenkov/Kirov Opera/Valery Gergiev
Philips  442 796-2

Click here to purchase this CD from Amazon

cd_cover

Mailing List

Sign up for news updates and offers via email

SIGN UP
Audio Visual Gallery
ONLINE SCORES

Explore our library of 1500 online scores

VIEW SCORES