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Music Text
Deutsch

Book by Hugh Wheeler after Voltaire, in a new version be John Caird. Lyrics by Richard Wilbur, Stephen Sondheim, John La Touche, Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker and Leonard Bernstein (E).

Scoring

2(II=picc).1(=corA).2(I=Ebcl,ssax ad lib).1-2.2.2.1-timp.perc(2):SD/
TD/BD/tamb/bongos/maracas/hand drs/tgl/susp.cym/cyms/tam-t/cast/
wdbls/gourd/xyl/glsp/vib/chimes-harp-strings

[NB.the Royal National Theatre Version for small pit orchestra (1999) is licensed by Music Theater International]


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Territory
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Opera
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