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Music Text

Libretto by P. Suardon (= Nicola Daspuro); German version by Max Kalbeck (I,G)


S,M,2T,Bar,B; mixed chorus;
2.picc.2(II=corA).2.2-; II=BD/cym-harp-strings;
on-stage: ob; 2hn.thn.2tpt.2crt.4trbn.euph.2tuba;
off-stage: solo vln
(This work is published and distributed for stage performances by Boosey & Hawkes / Bote & Bock in Germany, Austria, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and in German speaking Switzerland.)

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Boosey & Hawkes / Bote & Bock

This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes Bote & Bock for Germany, Austria, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Switzerland (German) .

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