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Author Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.

Uniform Title Vocal music. Selections
Title The unknown Puccini : a historical perspective on the songs, including little-known music from Edgar and La Rondine, with complete music for voice and piano / [compiled and edited by] Michael Kaye.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 1987.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  782.42 P961u    ---  Available
Description 1 score (xxii, 242 p.) : port. ; 30+ cm.
Note The 2nd work for solo voices (TB) or 2-part men's chorus and organ or harmonium; the 3rd work with organ acc.
German, Italian (principally), and Latin words, also printed as text with English translation preceding each work.
Includes critical commentaries.
Includes indexes.
Bibliography Bibliography: p. 231-233.
Contents Part 1. Songs: A te ; Vexilla (Regis prodeunt) : a 2 voci ; Salve Regina ; Elaborato dell'alunno Sig. Puccini : Mentia l'avviso ; Storiella d'amore : Noi leggevamo insieme ; Sole e amore ; Avanti Urania! ; Inno a Diana : a recipe from Puccini's kitchen ; E l'uccellino, Ninna-Nanna ; Terra e mare : version according to the autograph ; published version ; Canto d'anime, pagina d'album ; (Casa mia, casa mia) : an interview with Puccini : (Le tre case di Giacomo Puccini: Torre del lago ; Chiatri ; Abetone) ; Morire? ; Inno a Roma -- Part 2. Music originally included in stage works: La coppa e simbol della vita : Tigrana's Brindisi from the first version of Edgar, for soprano or mezzo-soprano ; Two excerpts from La rondine. Vienna version (1920) Act I, Romanza (Paris, ja, das ist die Stadt der kuhnsten Wunsche) for tenor ; Vienna version (1920) Act II, Quartet (Weih' ich mein Glas deinem Lacheln) for two sopranos, tenor, and baritone.
Subject Songs with piano.
Vocal duets with organ.
Choruses, Sacred (Men's voices) with organ.
Sacred songs (High voice) with organ.
Operas -- Excerpts -- Vocal scores with piano
Added Author Kaye, Michael.
ISBN 0193857456

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